Duke and PV Developers Strike Grid Agreement, Clearing Path for Hundreds of Megawatts

October 5, 2020

Duke Energy and PV developers submitted a grid agreement that will resolve interconnection issues in the utility's territory.   Read more here:   https://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/duke-energy-and-large-solar-developers-reach-interconnection-agreement  

Which Oil Major Is Winning The Race To Net Zero Emissions?

October 1, 2020

Five companies top the list in the race to reverse the carbon footprint.   Read more here;   https://oilprice.com/Energy/Energy-General/Which-Oil-Major-Is-Winning-The-Race-To-Net-Zero-Emissions.html  

Making the Case for an Integrated Energy Market in the Southeastern US

September 24, 2020

An Integrated Energy Market in the Southeastern US would save consumers money and facilitate clean energy job growth.   Read the article here:   https://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/making-the-case-for-an-integrated-southeastern-energy-market  

Utilities Face Growing Ransomware Threat as Hackers Improve Strategy, Execution

September 21, 2020

The utility sector faces an increasing threat from financially-motivated hackers. Experts say more companies are paying, and ransoms are rising. Read the article here:   https://www.utilitydive.com/news/utilities-face-growing-ransomware-threat-as-hackers-improve-strategy-execu/583818/?utm

Texas PUC Staff Proposes That Benefits Under Electricity Relief Program Continue Through September 30

September 9, 2020

Staff at the Public Utility Commission of Texas (PUC) have recommended that benefits under the Covid-19 Electricity Relief Program end on September 30, 2020.   Read the article here:   http://www.energychoicematters.com/stories/20200810a.html  

World’s Largest Economies Are Still Spending Big On Oil & Gas

September 3, 2020

An update from the Energy Policy Tracker has revealed spending on oil, gas and coal is still higher among members of G20 than spending on renewable energy.  Read the article here: https://oilprice.com/Energy/Energy-General/Worlds-Largest-Economies-Are-Still-Spending-Big-On-Oil-

The Permian Could See Record Gas Production In 2021

The pandemic has slowed gas production, but by late 2021, Permian gas production will be back to pre-pandemic levels and will continue to rise from there. Read the article here:  https://oilprice.com/Energy/Natural-Gas/The-Permian-Could-See-Record-Gas-Production-In-2021.html#:~:text

Cleco Power recognized by J.D. Power for its response to COVID-19 pandemic

August 19, 2020

Cleco Power has been recognized by J.D. Power for its Covid-19 response. Read more here: https://energycentral.com/news/cleco-power-recognized-jd-power-its-response-covid-19-pandemic-cleco-press-releases-and-media?utm_medium=eNL&utm_campaign=DAILY_NEWS&utm_content=&utm_source=2020_

Will Buffett’s $10 Billion Bet On Natural Gas Go Bust?

August 13, 2020

Dominion Energy announced it would be selling all of its gas transmission and storage assets to an affiliate of Berkshire Hathaway, resulting in the first major acquisition since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, and the biggest acquisition in four years. Read more here: https:

Utilities Propose First Regional Grid-Balancing Market in Southeastern US

August 10, 2020

Southeastern utilities including Dominion, Duke Energy and Southern Company revealed plans to create the region’s first market for trading electricity across interstate transmission lines. Read the article here:  https://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/sout