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PPL Electric Utilities to seek partners for 725-mile, 500-kV transmission line

The project is in its preliminary stages

Pro-coal advocates clash with environmentalists at EPA coal power hearings

Members of the United Mine Workers of America marched chanting, "Hey, hey, EPA! Don't take our jobs away!"

FERC working with EPA on power plant rule

The plan is expected to force the closure of a number of coal-fired power plants on top of those already being forced to shut due to EPA programs 

Panasonic, Tesla to build energy storage battery 'gigafactory'

American electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc. is teaming up with Japanese electronics company Panasonic Corp. to build a battery manufacturing plant in the U.S.  

PPL Electric Utilities proposes transmission project

PPL Electric Utilities is proposing a major new transmission line project that would have benefits for millions of electric customers in several states 

GridWise Alliance launches 'Grid of the Future' plan

The plan will represent members’ points of view on the practical steps, best practices, regulatory changes and metrics to drive progress in grid modernization.

TEPCO uses Opower customer service platform

Opower launches new features for customers on TEPCO’s free web service Denki Kakeibo

Leidos wins Ameren Illinois contract to manage energy efficiency

The agreement covers work Leidos will perform to help business and residential customers save energy through Ameren Illinois's ActOnEnergy portfolio of energy efficiency solutions 

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