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  • As can be gleaned from recent reports in the popular and trade press, activity is swirling around energy storage systems, highlighted by Tesla's April 30 announcement of its "Powerwall" residential energy backup system.
  • Integrys Energy Group, a leading Midwest energy company in the United States, has chosen MetricStream to replace their current Compliance applications and incorporate an enterprise Safety application. Integrys strives for first-quartile, best-in-class performance in safety, and this goal requires a robust, integrated IT solution. Compliance and safety are in many cases interrelated, therefore an integrated solution that meets the business requirements of both compliance and safety was prudent.
  • Powerful storms that plowed through eastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey downed trees and power lines, leaving nearly 400,000 without electricity and disrupting mass transit service in both states Wednesday.
  • More than 341,000 people remain without power after severe storms ripped through the region, and utility companies say it could be days before full service is restored.
  • Notice of proposed rulemaking. CFR Part: "18 CFR Part 40" Citation: "80 FR 36280" Document Number: "Docket No. RM15-16-000" Page Number: "36280" "Proposed Rules" SUMMARY: The Commission proposes to approve revisions to the Transmission Operations and Interconnection Reliability Operations and Coordination Reliability Standards, developed by the North American Electric Reliability Corporation, ...
  • Comverge, Inc., the leading provider of demand management solutions for electric utilities, announced today that its enterprise software platform, IntelliSOURCE, received a 2015 Smart Grid Product of the Year Award from SmartGrid.TMCnet.com, a TMC and Crossfire Media sponsored technology media website. IntelliSOURCE provides utilities a single operational view into all of their demand response and energy efficiency programs and automates every aspect of sophisticated, mass-market demand management programs. The IntelliSOURCE platform includes a demand response management system (DRMS), energy efficiency and customer engagement tools and mobile applications, customer care and work management features as well as capabilities to enable demand response optimization and bring your own device programs.
  • SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), the world's largest renewable energy development company, and Green Charge Networks, the largest provider of commercial energy storage in the U.S., today announced that they have teamed up to deliver a solar plus storage system to the municipal utility Silicon Valley Power. This project is part of an ongoing strategic partnership between SunEdison and Green Charge Networks to deliver additional electricity savings to commercial and municipal customers throughout Calif.
  • Some Anderson Municipal Light and Power workers battled through 16-hour work days on Sunday after a big storm left more than 1,600 homes and businesses without power.
  • KEPServerEX V5.18 improves user experience and increases customers' ability to leverage ABB Totalflow full feature set
  • Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) on Monday assured its consumers that Punjab is power surplus and there would be no power cuts in the state this summer.