Latest Peak demand Stories

2014-01-10 08:20:55

Company infrastructure meets challenge of 60+ hours of sub-freezing temperatures and heightened demand ATLANTA, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Power announced today that, on Tuesday, Jan. 7, the company marked a new record for winter peak demand. Between 7 a.m. and 8 a.m. EST, estimated preliminary peak demand for electricity averaged approximately 16,859 megawatts (MW), exceeding the company's previous Dec. 14, 2010 winter peak demand record of 15,806 MW by more than 1,000...

2011-05-26 07:25:00

TORONTO, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- REGEN Energy(TM) announces the availability of its OpenADR (Open Automated Demand Response) solution for summer 2011. This solution breaks down technology barriers so that every commercial and industrial facility can benefit from OpenADR programs and incentives. REGEN's simple wireless EnviroGrid(TM) demand management technology enables building owners to participate in OpenADR, whether directly with a utility or through a load aggregator, at a fraction...

2011-01-11 17:04:00

WINDSOR, Colo., Jan. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ice Energy, a leading provider of intelligent distributed energy storage to the electric utility industry, has named Robert L. Davis as Vice President, Utility Market Development. In this newly created position, Mr. Davis will be responsible for directing integrated planning, modeling and analysis of Ice Energy's distributed, grid-scale energy storage resource for utility customers and prospects. He brings to the company more than 25 years of...

2010-07-07 14:34:00

NEWARK, N.J., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Public Service Electric and Gas (PSE&G), New Jersey's largest utility, and PJM Interconnection, the electric grid operator for 13 states and the District of Columbia, are asking consumers to conserve electricity today while the region continues in the grip of a stifling heat wave. According to PJM, demand for electricity is expected to increase as the excessive heat and humidity continue. PSE&G and PJM are taking precautionary measures to...

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