News

  • Among U.S. school districts, the San Bernardino City Unified School District has become a national leader in energy efficiency, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
  • Today ComEd announced the five finalists in its Student Innovation Contest, challenging college students to envision products, services or software apps that leverage smart meter technology to help low-income customers better manage their electricity use and save money.
  • Iberdrola USA recently signed a commitment agreement with the Edison Electric Institute (EEI) to spend at least five percent of its annual fleet acquisition budget on plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) and equipment.
  • Georgia Power is joining other electric utilities, automotive companies, nonprofit organizations, elected officials and thousands of electric vehicle (EV) fans across the country to mark National Drive Electric Week September 15 - 21.
  • Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) is enhancing electrical service reliability for nearly 6,000 Morris County, New Jersey, customers through new technology installed as part of a Department of Energy Smart Grid program.
  • In 2011, PPL Utilities offered customers with smart-meter technology in their homes or businesses a way to cash in with cheaper electricity rates if they used power at off-peak times.
  • Efficiency efforts throughout New England are expected in the next decade to offset most of the increase in demand for electricity, officials with the region's electric grid said Thursday.
  • The Citizens Utility Board (CUB) and Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) have filed a petition asking state regulators to strengthen a metric that requires Illinois' two biggest electric utilities to show how historic upgrades to the power grid are reducing "greenhouse gas" emissions.
  • Jul 11, 2013 |
    E Source invites the community to an open house on August 1 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. to celebrate its new corporate headquarters at 1745 38th Street in Boulder, Colorado. Guests will enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres while touring the building and learning about the energy-efficiency measures E Source implemented as part of the office facility retrofit.
  • Mar 28, 2013 |
    A new three-part E Source report reveals strategies for calculating the return on marketing investment (ROMI) for utilities, along with case studies of existing measurement solutions and future opportunities based on smart grid data.