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2014-09-16 08:23:18

Partnership Creates Scalable Platform to Address Region's Natural Gas Needs by Upgrading and Expanding Existing System HOUSTON, BOSTON and HARTFORD, Conn., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE: SE), Spectra Energy Partners (NYSE: SEP) and Northeast Utilities (NYSE: NU) today announced details of the Access Northeast project, designed to reliably meet growing demand for natural gas in New England while providing environmental and economic benefits to the region. This...

2014-07-16 08:23:02

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Overall customer satisfaction with residential electric utilities has increased year over year driven primarily by improvements in corporate citizenship and outage communications, according to the J.D. Power 2014 Electric Utility Residential Customer Satisfaction Study(SM) released today. However, the improvements in the electric utility industry are not keeping pace with those in a variety of other service industries....

2014-06-25 08:24:32

Eligible municipal facilities, public schools and state agencies within partnering utilities trading area (NStar, National Grid, WMECO, UNITIL and Cape Light Compact) can receive Energy Efficient Lighting at no cost DANVERS, Mass., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lighting leader OSRAM SYLVANIA and key distributor partner NorthEast Electrical Distributors have teamed up with the Department of Energy Resources (DOER) Green Communities division and Mass Save partner utilities to offer...

2014-05-21 23:04:23

Interstate Reliability Project Construction Part of $512 Million Project to Strengthen New England’s Electric Transmission System Waltham, Mass. (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 National Grid today announced that it would begin construction on a 15.4 mile 345 kV electric transmission line project within its existing right-of-way in the towns of Millbury, Sutton, Northbridge, Uxbridge and Millville following the Massachusetts Energy Facilities Siting Board’s (EFSB) final approval, which was issued...

2014-05-12 23:06:12

Selecting EnergySavvy's Optix Engage, Mass Save delivers the most usable and effective online home energy assessment to the residents of Massachusetts. Seattle, WA and Boston, MA (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 While ACEEE has ranked Massachusetts the number one state in energy efficiency for three years in a row, Mass Save® is not resting on its laurels. Implementing EnergySavvy’s Optix Engage, it’s bringing the most usable and effective online home energy assessment to the state’s...

2014-02-20 12:23:30

BOSTON, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Last week, Northeast Utilities System (NU) in Massachusetts opposed a plan that would bring economic growth to the state while boosting use of cleaner and more efficient solar energy. Solar delivers a financial benefit to all ratepayers, but NU doesn't like it because they prefer investing in large transmission and gas projects to increase their profits. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130828/SF71040LOGO) For example, a...

2014-01-21 16:21:17

Cape businesses, residents, and the Alliance to Protect Nantucket Sound join the Town of Barnstable in challenging the overpriced NSTAR contract for violations of federal law BOSTON, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NSTAR's no-bid contract to purchase electricity from Cape Wind at three times the price of competing out-of-state green energy violates federal law and would unfairly burden ratepayers, according to a suit filed in U.S. District Court today by the Town of Barnstable,...

2013-08-12 23:03:33

Explore the best practices from real-word case studies in emergency planning and system hardening from some of the nation's top utility companies. Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) August 12, 2013 Infocast, the leading producer of business intelligence events in various industries, is set to host the System Resiliency and Service Restoration Summit on September 10-12, 2013 at the Almast Temple Club in Washington D.C. The event will explore the best practices from real-word case studies in...


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