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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.

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.

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).

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.

2010-07-09 12:23:00

HYANNIS, Mass., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report on the financial threat posed by Cape Wind to consumers makes it even more clear that Attorney General Martha Coakley is taking the right steps by demanding more answers about the true cost -- and true profits -- of this beleaguered project. The Attorney General is demanding that Cape Wind and National Grid spell out how much the wind project will actually cost -- something the company will not reveal -- and how much the builder and utility...

2010-06-17 11:50:00

WASHINGTON, June 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Demand Response Coordinating Committee (DRCC) applauded the issuance today by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) of a National Action Plan on Demand Response, calling it a significant step on the road to establishment of the smart grid.

2010-04-21 23:01:00

NEW YORK, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- They call themselves the Green Team: 13 ninth-grade girls from some of the most blighted neighborhoods of Brooklyn along with their teachers and mentors, professors from Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly).

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