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2011-07-07 14:24:00

WASHINGTON, July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In anticipation of its National Town Meeting on Demand Response and Smart Grid taking place on July 12 - 14 in Washington, D.C., the Association for Demand Response & Smart Grid (ADS) announced today the release of its new report summarizing state policy activities in the area of demand response and smart grid. The survey report, "Demand Response & Smart Grid--State Legislative and Regulatory Policy Action Review: May 2010 - June...

2011-06-28 07:05:00

IRVINE, Calif., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Composite Technology Corporation (CTC) (OTC Bulletin Board: CPTCQ) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, CTC Cable Corporation, has received an order for 45 kilometers of ACCC® London conductor to be installed on the high voltage transmission network in the UK. Following an extensive and rigorous program of testing undertaken by Electricity Alliance West, the ACCC® London conductor has been awarded...

2010-11-29 07:24:00

LONDON, November 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The wholesale electricity price for power to be delivered on Tuesday 30 November hit a 22-month high on Monday as the big freeze extended its hold on the UK into a second week. Power to be delivered on Tuesday was traded on the UK power market at an early high of GBP67.00/megawatt hour (MWh). The last time it recorded a higher closing price was 8 January 2009, according to ICIS Heren historical data. The country has had six major nuclear...

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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