American City Business Journals • 13 days ago
Fourth-generation farmer Horace Pritchard stands in a hardhat on what used to be an endless line of corn stalks. Pritchard, one of about 60 farmers leasing land to Iberdrola for what will be the first utility-scale wind farm in the state, the 22-acre Amazon Wind Farm, can't wait for the cylinders to rise into the sky. It, along with two other propellers, will be connected to a giant cylinder and, with the careful pull of a crane, rise into the eastern North Carolina sky, churning out (along with its cohorts) more than 200 megawatts of power for Amazon Web Systems.
Forbes • last month
Maine has the highest penetration of smart meters of any state in the nation. Indeed, 98 out of every 100 electric utility meters in Maine is smart, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. A smart meter refers to a digital electric meter that tracks data about electricity usage hourly, or more frequently, and enables two-way communications between the utility and the customer.
Reuters • last month
Eleven energy and technology firms said on Monday offshore wind can be as cheap as gas and coal within a decade, but said European nations must do more to ensure a stable legal framework to inspire investment in zero carbon generation. Germany's RWE, E.On and Siemens signed an open letter, alongside Norwegian oil firm Statoil, Sweden's Vattenfall and General Electric of the United States, saying they can produce for less than 80 euros ($90.80) per megawatt hour per project by 2025. Together with five other firms active in renewable energy, they called on EU energy ministers meeting in Luxembourg for regulation to make offshore wind "fully competitive" with conventional power stations.
Moody's • last month
$1 billion commercial paper program rated. New York, June 01, 2016-- Moody's Investors Service, assigned a Prime-2 short-term rating to Avangrid, Inc.' s commercial paper program. The rating assignment ...
Reuters • last month
The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Headlines Ex-Barclays man charged with passing tips to plumber Iberdrola ...
Bloomberg • 2 months ago
Sixteen years after California experienced rolling blackouts and soaring power prices, two of the last companies accused of taking advantage of the shortage are facing a decision by federal regulators....
Moody's • 3 months agoKutxabank, S.A. -- Moody's upgrades Kutxabank's deposit and senior debt ratings to Ba1; outlook stable
Madrid, April 28, 2016-- Moody's Investors Service has today upgraded Kutxabank S.A.' s long-term deposit and senior debt ratings to Ba1 from Ba2. The rating agency has also upgraded: The bank's baseline ...
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