PacifiCorp has announced plans to add several thousand megawatts of renewable solar and wind energy, along with new battery storage and a transmission line to facilitate the delivery of those resources
Central Maine Power says about 5,200 customers were without electricity late on Saturday night and almost all of them will have power back by Sunday evening. The number of outages is down from a high of more than 200,000 customers between two utilities.
The world’s total renewables-based power capacity will grow by 50% in the next five years – and solar PV will account for 60% of this increase.
PG&E officials, even as they repeatedly apologized for their shortcomings in execution, defended their decision to cut power to more than 700,000 customer accounts in advance of dangerous winds that could have sparked wildfires.
In a pointed letter to PG&E chief executive Bill Johnson issued earlier this week, commission President Marybel Batjer scolded the utility for an "unacceptable situation" and ordered a series of corrective actions, including a goal of restoring power within 12 hours, not the utility's current 48-hour goal.
Liccardo has drafted a memo to San Jose's rules committee to explore the creation of a city-owned utility similar to the ones that serve other California cities such as Palo Alto and Santa Clara.
According to reports, Trump said Perry, 69, will stay on as energy secretary until the end of the year
New program to bring electric car charging stations across Missouri
The National Weather Service says west winds of 20 to 30 mph could pack gusts of up to 65 mph.
"Smart homes" has emerged as the most mentioned vulnerable internet of things (IoT) technology among the world’s leading cybersecurity influencers on Twitter during the first half of 2019, according to GlobalData.