News

Article
November 19, 2012

Nov. 16 marked the opening of the first two testbeds of FLEXLAB, the Facility for Low Energy eXperiments in Buildings at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

Article
November 15, 2012

Balfour Beatty Communities and SolarCity have announced plans to provide up to 4,700 military homes with solar energy systems at Balfour Beatty-managed residential communities on Fort Bliss, Texas, and the adjacent White Sands Missile Range (WSMR) in New Mexico.

2
Article
November 13, 2012

After the United States suffered through the worst storm in history on the east coast, storm response is on everyone’s mind.

Article
November 12, 2012

San Diego Gas & Electric's Energy Innovation Center, a showcase facility where residential and business customers can learn about energy efficiency, alternative fuel transportation and clean generation, has achieved LEED Platinum certification by the U.S. Green Building Council.

Article
November 12, 2012

As several states work to fully restore power in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, many have been relying on products and services from Cooper Industries.

Article
November 9, 2012

Electric vehicles  will remain a very small part of the U.S. market unless automakers can lower prices and demonstrate the economic benefits to consumers, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2012 Electric Vehicle Ownership Experience Study.

Article
November 6, 2012

Energy consulting and testing & certification company DNV KEMA Energy & Sustainability has been hired by Netbeheer Nederland - the Association of Energy Network Operators in the Netherlands - to study smart grid demonstration projects around the world, with a focus on technical, policy, regulatory and social aspects.

News, Smart Grid
Article
November 6, 2012

Dominion Virginia Power has asked its Virginia regulator to approve construction of a 1,358-megawatt combined cycle, natural gas-fired power station that would serve growing customer demand and replace electricity from aging coal-fired power stations that are being retired for economic and environmental reasons.

1
Article
November 6, 2012

The Mid-Atlantic Solar Energy Industries Association (MSEIA) and the Pennsylvania Solar Energy Industries Association (PASEIA) have released a study by consulting firm Clean Power Research showing that solar power in New Jersey and Pennsylvania delivers value to the electric grid that exceeds its cost by a large margin, making it a bargain for energy consumers.