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06/21
Utility CEOs to DOE: Hands off state energy policies, grid planning
The leaders of some of the nation’s largest investor-owned utilities have a message for President Trump and his Department of Energy: Stay out of our grid planning. Utility...
06/21
FERC: Southern California power supply at risk this summer
Natural gas constraints in Southern California could pose a risk to the region's power supply this summer, while New England and Texas could face tight electricity supplies, the U...
06/19
11 states sue Trump's DOE over stalled energy-use limits
New York, California and nine other states sued the Trump administration Tuesday over its failure to finalize energy-use limits for portable air conditioners and other products....
06/15
Senate committee advances Trump's FERC nominees
A Senate committee today voted to advance four nominees President Trump has tapped serve in positions impacting energy policy, including filling vacant seats at the quorum-less...
06/15
Legislators seek reform of FERC's pipeline review process
On Wednesday, three members of Virginia’s congressional delegation announced plans to introduce legislation to improve how FERC reviews interstate natural gas transmission...
06/15
Germany’s top court powers energy giants
Germany’s Constitutional Court on June 7 ruled that a nuclear fuel tax imposed from 2011-16 was illegal. This means the country’s power companies will need to be refunded billions...
06/15
FERC offers recommendations after pilot two-year hydropower plant licensing program
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has released a report on its pilot two-year hydropower licensing process for qualifying projects, as stipulated by conditions of the ...
06/09
Power Market Operators and Participants See a Glimmer of Optimism in Current Chaos
Compared to just five years ago, today’s U.S. power landscape has been transformed. http://www.powermag.com/power-market-operators-and-participants-see-a-glimmer-of-optimism-in-...
06/06
New York will sink $1.5B into renewable energy projects to spur clean energy jobs
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo last week announced a new Clean Climate Careers (CCC) initiative that will aim to create 40,000 clean energy jobs by 2020. http://www.utilitydive.com/...
06/05
Power Market Operators and Participants See a Glimmer of Optimism in Current Chaos
Compared to just five years ago, today’s U.S. power landscape has been transformed. http://www.powermag.com/power-market-operators-and-participants-see-a-glimmer-of-optimism-in-...