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Residential demand response to reach 65 million by 2023

Residential demand response, in the form of programs designed to encourage consumers to use less electricity during peak hours and to shift their energy use to off-peak times, has been around since...

Green Mountain Power, NRG Energy team on microgrid tech in Vermont

Green Mountain Power and NRG Energy Inc. formed a partnership to deploy a series of new products and services for Vermont businesses and residents

Finland nuclear power plant further delayed until 2018

French-German engineering conglomerate Areva-Siemens is building the nuclear reactor, which has been plagued by delays over faulty materials and planning problems since construction began in 2005

Brazilian utilities Copel, Eletrosul, build transmission 'ring'

The project was concluded with the opening of the 90-mile Cascavel Oeste-Umuarama extension in Paran√° state, according to a statement by Eletrosul

PNM to request electric rate increase

PNM wants to recover costs for investment in power plants and other infrastructure, and to make up for a decrease in power consumption 

Siemens to help U.S. Geological Survey increase energy efficiency

Siemens Government Technologies Inc. won a $11 million task order by the USGS to implement energy efficiency measures at three of its facilities 

POWERGRID International wants your Project of the Year Award nominations

Any interested party, whether involved with the project or not, may submit an entry for consideration 

Los Angeles utility worker shocked by power line

About 460 customers were briefly left without power after the accident 

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