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2011-05-05 07:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today announced a major realignment of its natural gas operations under a single senior executive and appointed an experienced turnaround specialist to lead across-the-board performance improvements within the organization. Nick Stavropoulos, a veteran natural gas pipeline operator, will assume responsibility for the utility's entire natural gas business as Executive Vice President, Gas Operations...

2011-02-16 09:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The New York State Smart Grid Consortium recently announced that David J. Manning was named the organization's first executive director. "For our short history, the Consortium can be proud of key accomplishments. The appointment of an executive director marks a new milestone in our growth," said Bob Catell, Chairman, NYS Smart Grid Consortium. "David's vast experience and leadership in the energy industry will help accelerate the efforts of the...

2010-11-18 01:46:00

LONDON, November 18, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- National Grid today releases 2010 interim results, unveiling a 45% increase in profit before tax up to GBP938m. In a video interview with http://www.cantos.com CEO Steve Holliday discusses the results and reveals that the financial performance was backed up by a strong operational performance. He explains how the cash raised in the recent GBP3.2bn rights issue is being used and maintains the company is on track with the GBP22bn...

2010-11-09 15:38:00

LONDON, Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- When National Grid needed to transform its business operations as it moved to develop a new generation of energy-management solutions, it turned to Verizon Business to design, implement and manage a new, highly flexible, global communications environment. The Verizon team will be working alongside National Grid, an international electricity and gas company, to develop the company's new fully managed communications capability. Services will encompass...

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