Content Category: New & Noteworthy
LBNL Releases Report In Support Of Western Project
by NAW Staff on Thursday December 11 2008
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) has released a new report, "Advanced Coal-Wind Hybrid: Economic Analysis," in support of a Western Interstate Energy Board (WIEB) project [read more]
EEA Will Award Clean Energy Career Grants
by NAW Staff on Tuesday December 09 2008
Authorized by the Green Jobs Act signed into law by Gov. Deval Patrick, D-Mass., the Energy and Environmental Affairs' new Pathways Out of Poverty grants [read more]
Eastern Interconnection Wind Integration Study Planned
by NAW Staff on Tuesday December 09 2008
Ventyx, EnerNex Corp. and the Midwest Independent System Operator (ISO) have been selected to conduct a landmark study for the U.S. Department of Energy's National [read more]
Report Details Policy Actions On Demand Response, Smart Grid Technologies
by NAW Staff on Monday December 08 2008
A new report detailing state and federal policies that have been enacted or are under development in the area of demand response, smart meters and [read more]
Sunflower Electric Sues Sebelius Administration
by NAW Staff on Friday December 05 2008
Hays, Kan.-based Sunflower Electric Power Corp. has filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court, District of Kansas, against Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius, Lt. Gov. [read more]
Midwest ISO Approves Regional Expansion Plan
by NAW Staff on Friday December 05 2008
The board of directors of the Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator Inc. (Midwest ISO) has approved the 2008 Midwest ISO Transmission Expansion Plan (MTEP08), a [read more]
PJM Board Authorizes Transmission Additions, Upgrades
by NAW Staff on Friday December 05 2008
The PJM Interconnection board has approved $1.6 billion in electric transmission systems additions and upgrades for the grid that serves 51 million people in 13 [read more]
FERC Approves Incentives for Two Transmission Projects
by NAW Staff on Thursday December 04 2008
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has approved rate incentives for two transmission projects proposed by Tallgrass Transmission LLC and Prairie Wind Transmission LLC to [read more]
U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions Increase
by NAW Staff on Thursday December 04 2008
Total U.S. greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions were 7,282 million metric tons carbon dioxide equivalent (MMTCO 2e) in 2007 - an increase of 1.4% from the [read more]
AEP Pursuing Development Of Transmission Superhighway
by NAW Staff on Wednesday December 03 2008
Columbus, Ohio-based American Electric Power (AEP) is evaluating the feasibility of building a multi-state, extra-high-voltage transmission project across the Upper Midwest to support the development [read more]
Vestas Seeks To Build New North American Headquarters
by NAW Staff on Tuesday December 02 2008
Danish wind turbine supplier Vestas is seeking to consolidate its presence in Portland, Ore., by building a new headquarters for Vestas Americas, the company's business [read more]
KEMA Report Finds Benefits Of Fast-Response Storage Devices
by NAW Staff on Tuesday December 02 2008
Burlington, Mass.-based KEMA, a global energy and utility industry consulting firm, has released a report highlighting the benefits of energy storage technologies for system regulation [read more]
Finavera, Saulteau First Nations Sign Relationship Protocol
by NAW Staff on Wednesday November 26 2008
Vancouver, British Columbia-based Finavera Renewables Inc. has signed a relationship protocol with the Saulteau First Nations in British Columbia. The protocol will guide communication activities [read more]
Six Cooperatives To Purchase Wind Farm Output
by NAW Staff on Tuesday November 25 2008
North Carolina Electric Membership Corp. (NCEMC), a generation and transmission (G&T) cooperative, has joined five other G&T cooperatives across the country to purchase the entire [read more]
Wind Energy Reaches 43 Percent Of Spain's Electricity Demand
by NAW Staff on Tuesday November 25 2008
At 5 a.m. Central European Time (CET) on Nov. 24, wind power reached a new record of meeting 43% of Spain's electricity demand - with [read more]
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