Article
February 26, 2013

Your restaurant is wasting energy constantly. Here’s where to make fixes that will save you money.

Article
February 26, 2013

In the world of sustainability initiatives, providing charging stations for electric vehicles doesn’t provide the same bang for your buck as, say, energy-efficient lighting upgrades or super green HVAC systems. But property owners, managers and REITs are seeing the advantages to so-called EV stations and are installing them at office, retail, hotel and other commercial properties.

Article
February 25, 2013

The Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator has concluded the shutdown and retirement of Kewaunee Power Station in northeastern Wisconsin will not affect the reliability of the regional electric transmission system.

Article
February 25, 2013

Overall, state governments and electric utilities provided more effective responsiveness and handling of the 2012 Hurricane Sandy emergency than did local and federal governments, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2013 Hurricane Sandy Responsiveness Study.

Article
February 25, 2013

At San Diego's Southwest High School, Sweetwater Union High School District and SunPower Corp. are celebrating the installation of 3.3 MW of high efficiency SunPower solar power systems at six district schools.

Article
February 25, 2013

On May 1, 2013 access to one of Germany's investment incentive programs will be granted, but only to the bright spark who is able to solve the problem of storage capacity and the balancing of decentralized power generation.

News, Energy Storage
Article
February 19, 2013

Hurricane Sandy and its aftermath raise questions about the sufficiency of flooding protections for back-up power systems.

Article
February 19, 2013

The media excitement about smart grid has worn off. Besides smart meter installations, what else is happening that will affect utility customers? Or will they know the difference?

Article
February 19, 2013

ComEd's smart phone app has generated more than 1 million mobile transactions in less than a year.