CAISO RC Wins Most of the West

October 1, 2018

CAISO's Reliability Coordinator will dominate the West Coast, Idaho, Montana, Nevada and Utah - areas heavily represented in the Energy Imbalance Market. Read more here: https://www.rtoinsider.com/caiso-wecc-spp-reliability-coordinator-rc-99601/

SPP to Provide RC Service for Numerous Western Utilities Beginning in Late 2019

September 27, 2018

Beginning in late 2019, Southwest Power Pool (SPP) will ensure the reliabilitiy of the bulk electric system for numerous western utilities.  Read more here: https://www.spp.org/newsroom/press-releases/spp-to-provide-rc-service-for-numerous-western-utilities-beginning-in-late-2019/&#

Intelligent Drones Push The Boundaries Of Oil And Gas Inspection

September 17, 2018

This article describes how the use of drones in the oil and gas sector is growing, driven by their ease of use and the derived benefits of combining artificial intelligence with available technology to reduce costs and improve outcomes in the in the oil and gas industry. Read more here:

5 Ways to Think Yourself Well

September 13, 2018

Happy Positive Thinking Day, which is celebrated on September 13th of every year. Here are five expert tips to help you think yourself well! https://www.cnn.com/2014/09/13/health/positive-thinking-day-tips/index.html

Happy Labor Day!

September 3, 2018

From all of us at MidDel, have a safe and happy Labor Day!  

Is Digitalization In Oil And Gas Wowing The Workforce?

August 30, 2018

Digitalization is the new buzzword in the oil and gas sector. It is seen as a remedy for all of the industry's problems and as a solution to the industry's constant battle to recruit the young and tech-savvy workers that it needs. It promises to radically transform how the oil and gas workfo

Congress Gives US Energy Diplomacy A Turbocharge

August 20, 2018

One of the most efficient ways for the U.S. to promote stability and support our allies around the world is to encourage private investment in energy infrastructure. That is why the passage of the BUILD Act is so timely and valuabe. The Act, if signed by the President, would create a new U.S. Intern

Fun Holiday – Tell a Joke Day!

August 16, 2018

On August 16, make everyone around you laugh, guffaw, or in other words, giggle, by telling them a joke because it is Tell a Joke Day! Read about it here: https://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/fun/tell-a-joke-day

California ISO Garners International Award for Solar Plant Findings

August 13, 2018

The California Independent System Operator, in partnership with First Solar and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), has received the inaugural Smarter E Award for an Outstanding Project for work on photovoltaic solar power and grid reliability. Read more here: http://www.el

Advancing a Regional Power Market for Cleaner, More Reliable, and Affordable Energy

July 30, 2018

How we power our businesses and homes is rapidly changing. Driven by an increased demand for cleaner energy and the rapidly declining cost of renewable energy, the electricity sector is undergoing a rapid transition away from the conventional fossil fuel-based resources of the past.   Rea