Today's Headlines

  1. JCP&L Completes Tree Trimming Along 2,500 Miles Of Power Lines To Enhance System Reliability

    Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) forestry contractors will trim trees in more than 50 municipalities in September as part of its $34 million vegetation management program for 2017.

  2. PJM Conference On Grid Resilience Explores New Challenges To Grid Security

    PJM Interconnection, the operator of the nation's largest electric grid, conducted its Grid 20/20: Focus on Security & Resilience conference Tuesday to facilitate discussion among electric industry leaders on the role of resilience in electric transmission planning, operations and power markets. Experts discussed cyber and physical security challenges.

  3. GridLiance Completes Acquisition Of Valley Electric Association, Inc.’s 230-kV Transmission System

    GridLiance Holdco, L.P., (GridLiance) an independent electric transmission company, has completed its acquisition of Valley Electric Association, Inc.’s (VEA) high voltage transmission system, including more than 160 miles of 230-kV transmission lines and related substation equipment

  4. Power Plants Supplied By Wärtsilä Helping To Alleviate Bangladesh's Electricity Shortage

    The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply two more power plants to Bangladesh. Orion Group, one of the country's leading industrial conglomerates, is developing two 110 MW power plants, each of which will operate on six Wärtsilä 50 engines running on heavy fuel oil (HFO).

  5. Starwood Energy And General Motors Sign A Long-Term Agreement For Renewable Energy

    Starwood Energy Group Global, LLC, a leading private investment firm focused on energy infrastructure, announced today that an affiliate has signed a long-term renewable energy power purchase agreement with General Motors

  6. Torino Power Solutions Provides Update

    Torino Power Solutions Inc. (CSE:TPS) (Frankfurt:A143TE) (the “Company” or “Torino”), is pleased to provide the following operational update. The company has ramped up its business development activity over the last two quarters and is building a pipeline of potential utility clients

  7. ABB Showcases Investment In Solar Technology

    ABB is unveiling new solar power conversion and energy storage devices and solutions at this year’s Solar Power International event.

  8. Final Route Selected For Mark Twain Transmission Project

    Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois (ATXI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE), has selected a final route for the Mark Twain Transmission Project, a 345,000-volt transmission line and substation to be built in northeast Missouri

  9. Potomac Edison To Host Public Information Meeting To Discuss Transmission Line Upgrade Project

    Potomac Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., will host a public information meeting in Smithsburg, Md., on Sept. 21 to discuss plans to rebuild an existing electric transmission line to keep affordable and reliable power flowing to customers in Washington and Frederick counties.

  10. FuelCell Energy Announces 20 Megawatt Fuel Cell Project With Korea Southern Power Company

    FuelCell Energy, Inc. (Nasdaq:FCEL), a global leader in delivering clean, innovative and affordable fuel cell solutions for the supply, recovery and storage of energy, today announced a 20 megawatt fuel cell project with Korea Southern Power Company (KOSPO)