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  • As part of efforts to ensure stable supply of power in the country, experts in the energy sector have called upon relevant stakeholders to make investments in the use of biofuels from biomass to meet the nations energy needs. This call was made yesterday by Engineer Solomon Husseini at a workshop on Renewable Energy: Panacea for Nigerias Energy Challenges organised by the College of Natural ...
  • Spring storms have started to roll through the area. Severe thunderstorms caused flooding and tree damage in Northwest Missouri and Northeast Kansas earlier this week. Kansas City Power and Light released some tips to prepare residents for more stormy weather this spring.

  • A glitch in Shasta Lake's electric utility system shocked many of its customers after it automatically called them with disconnection notices early Friday morning.
  • THERE will be no brownouts on May 9, election day, as there is enough power supply for the whole country, according to the Department of Energy (DOE) and the National Grid Corp. of the Philippines (NGCP). During a House Committee on Energy hearing, Energy Secretary Zenaida Y. Monsada also assured solons and the public there will be no brownouts during the whole election week. We are confident ...
  • Minister of Mines and Energy Obeth Kandjoze has promised that no load shedding will occur during the Harambee Prosperity Plan over the next four years. Opening the two-day 2016 Mining Expo and Conference yesterday under the theme 'The Namibian Mining Industry-Weathering the Storm', the minister said this promise is one of his performance indicators under the Performance Agreement he signed in ...
  • April 27--Just over a thousand customers remained without power at midmorning Wednesday after a strong line of thunderstorms moved through the Wichita Falls region Tuesday night. Scattered minor damage was also reported in the region. Drake Gordon, area manager for Oncor, said at the peak of the storm, about 7,000 customers in and around Wichita Falls were without power. Gordon said between 30 ...
  • The national electricity grid yesterday dropped to 2,116megawatts (mw) from the 3,701mw obtained on Monday, daily power report from the Nigerian System Operator (NSO) shows. A difference of 1,585mw was lost but the cause is yet to be ascertained. Following the systematic percentage load allocation to the 11 electricity Distribution companies (Discos), Daily Trust reports that the Discos got ...
  • The World Bank Board of Executive Directors approved a US$30 million loan for the Power Sector Financial Recovery Program-for-Results (PforR) for Armenia. This Project will support the Government's efforts to maintain adequate and reliable electricity supply by improving the financial condition and governance of the state-owned power generation companies and the ...
  • 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.