The New Jersey State Board of Public Utilities (NJBPU) recently announced that New Jersey’s Clean Energy Program’s (NJCEP) NJ SmartStart Buildings Program received its 50,000th application since it began in 2007.
The program provides support to help customers purchase energy-efficient equipme... Read More »
From now until April, NorthWestern Energy is seeking proposals for projects of up to 45 megawatts of renewables-based generation for operations in Montana.
Specifically, they are looking for Community Renewable Energy Projects (CREP), so while developers, landowners, energy companies and Montana ... Read More »
Entergy Mississippi, Inc. filed Wednesday with the Mississippi Public Service Commission its preliminary plan for addressing savings due to tax reform, which reduced the corporate tax from 35 percent to 21 percent.
The company will file its formal plan in mid-March as part of its annual rate fili... Read More »
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) issued a press release recently outlining the types of contracts that natural gas plants use to fulfill their fuel requirements.
The majority of natural gas plants in the continental United States use firm contracts that require the producer and p... Read More »
Commercial Liability Partners (CLP) recently purchased the retired Walter C. Beckjord coal-fired power plant in Clermont County, Ohio, with plans to repurpose much of the property for future development.
Joint owners Duke Energy, American Electric Power and Dayton Power & Light announced the sal... Read More »
Beginning March 1, rates for Florida Power & Light Company customers will decrease by $3.35 per month compared to current rates for a typical residential customer using 1,000 kilowatt-hours (kWh), the company said recently.
The reduction, according to the company is mainly due to the end of a tem... Read More »
With receipt of a Michigan Voluntary Protection Program (MVPP) Star Award, DTE Energy’s Fermi 2 Power Plant in Newport, Michigan can officially count itself among one of Michigan’s safest workplaces.
The award was given out by the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA... Read More »
The Public Utilities Commission of Nevada (PUCN) recently scheduled two consumer sessions to hear comments from consumers about a natural gas expansion proposed by Southwest Gas Corporation to expand its service territory into the Mesquite area.
The sessions are scheduled for Feb. 28 in Mesquite ... Read More »
Spanning 44 miles and providing 345,000 volts, the Spoon River Transmission Project in Illinois has completed construction and begun providing greater reliability to the state’s energy grid.
With $130 million invested into the project, it came in under budget and, perhaps more importantly to co... Read More »
A Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (PAA) subsidiary recently announced that its Cactus II pipeline, which extends from the Permian Basin to the Corpus Christi/Ingleside area, is fully committed with long-term third-party shipper contracts.
The pipeline has an initial capacity of 525,000 barrels... Read More »