Regulatory News

  1. Verizon Lights The Way For Smart Grid Technology Of The Future With Peninsula Light Company
    8/7/2019

    Verizon has been chosen to update Washington State’s Peninsula Light Company (PenLight) power distribution system with Verizon’s Grid Wide Utility Services Intelligent Energy platform. Electric meters equipped with Verizon cellular connectivity will replace end-of-life meters in the homes and businesses of over 33,000 PenLight members

  2. United States Sets New Daily Record High For Natural Gas Use In The Power Sector
    8/5/2019

    The United States likely set a new daily record on Friday, July 19, of 44.5 billion cubic feet (Bcf) for natural gas consumption by electric power plants, according to S&P Global Platts. U.S. power sector natural gas consumption exceeded the previous record of 43.1 Bcf—set on July 16, 2018—on five days in July. Higher-than-normal temperatures and relatively low natural gas prices contributed to increased natural gas consumption by electric generators.

  3. Hydro Ottawa Chooses Opus One Solutions To Provide Transactive Energy Management Platform For MiGen
    7/30/2019

    Opus One Solutions’ GridOS® Transactive Energy Management (GridOS-TEM) software platform has been chosen by Hydro Ottawa for its MiGen Transactive Grid program, which gives customers the ability to shape the future of the local electricity system through micro-generation

  4. AEP Ohio To Expand Smart Grid Across Service Territory
    7/26/2019

    AEP Ohio, an American Electric Power company, recently submitted its grid modernization expansion plan with the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) to bring advanced smart grid technologies including smart meters, customer access to real-time energy usage data, and distribution system reliability enhancements throughout its service territory

  5. ABB Digital Technology Fortifies Grid Health Check Evaluation In China
    7/26/2019

    China Southern Power Grid (CSG), China’s second largest electricity grid company and which serves more than 250 million people, has selected ABB Ability Ellipse Asset Performance Management (APM) solution to enhance operational efficiency and increase equipment longevity of its electrical grid

  6. FirstEnergy Ohio Utilities To Return Tax Savings To Customers And Invest In Grid Modernization
    7/17/2019

    FirstEnergy Corp.'s Ohio utilities – Ohio Edison, Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company and Toledo Edison – announced recently that the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) approved a comprehensive settlement agreement that will return additional savings to customers related to federal income tax law changes and includes investments to modernize the electric distribution system with advanced automation equipment, real-time voltage controls and smart meters

  7. FuelCell Energy Announces Sub-MW Solution For European Market
    7/15/2019

    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 relaunch of the sub-MW distributed generation solution to the European Market with the SureSource 250 and SureSource 400 fuel cell systems

  8. Larson Electronics Releases Portable Temporary Power Distribution Panel, 208Y/120V AC, 3PH
    7/10/2019

    Larson Electronics, a Texas-based company with over 40 years of experience spearheading the industrial lighting and equipment sectors, announced the release of a portable temporary power distribution panel allows operators to power 120V and 208V equipment from a single system

  9. NGCP Gears Up For PhP17.9 Billion Western Luzon Expansion
    7/9/2019

    In order to cater to the impending load growth in the western part of Luzon, NGCP is working on a new transmission corridor through its Western Luzon 500-kiloVolt (kV) backbone project

  10. Networked Energy Services Selected To Deliver OSGP Smart Grid Solution For Albania
    7/8/2019

    Networked Energy Services Corporation (NES), a global smart grid solution provider with the industry’s leading Energy Applications Platform (EAPTM), is delighted to announce it is participating with ACI to help OSHEE (Electricity Power Distribution System Operator) in Albania to utilize its smart meters, operational support services and analytics solutions in Tirana