Santa Ana winds were declining in strength Friday but thousands of Southern California utility customers remained without electricity due to intentional power shutoffs intended to prevent wildfires.
In Canada, the Independent Electricity System Operator has announced C$1.4 million (US$1.1 million) in funding for a smart grid pilot that aims to integrate local energy networks with the provincial grid for reliability.
The vehicle-to-grid study has recruited Tesla owners from around the world through the analytics platform Teslascope.
While utilities are facing multiple challenges including climate change, securing energy supply, increasing distributed energy resources, cyber threats and digitalization, the rapidly changing customer expectations may be the toughest challenge, according to a study released by EY.
President Joe Biden is highlighting billions of dollars in his giant bipartisan infrastructure deal to pay for the installation of electric vehicle chargers across the country, an investment he says will go a long way to curbing planet-warming carbon emissions while creating good-paying jobs.
New Mexico utility officials on Tuesday touted millions of dollars in economic development benefits and customer savings if state regulators approve a multibillion-dollar merger with a subsidiary of global energy giant Iberdrola.
Procuring hour-by-hour clean energy within an energy buyer's grid can lead to a greater reduction of greenhouse gas emissions than 100% clean energy matching, while driving deployment of clean firm power generation and long-duration energy storage, according to a new study.
Last evening, the United States Senate unanimously confirmed D.C. Public Service Commission Chairman Willie Phillips as a new member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).
Southern Company, the founding member of venture capital firm Energy Impact Partners, announced the launch of Fund II., which received $1 billion in total commitments and will focus on investing in venture and growth companies advancing critical climate solutions.