Content Category: New & Noteworthy
S.D. Schools Selected For Wind Energy Program
by NAW Staff on Tuesday August 05 2008
The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) has selected eight schools in South Dakota to participate in the inaugural launch of the Wind for Schools [read more]
Climate Change Science Program Issues Report on Climate Models
by NAW Staff on Tuesday August 05 2008
The U.S. Climate Change Science Program has released the report "Climate Models: An Assessment of Strengths and Limitations," the 10th release in a series of [read more]
Wisconsin Finalizes Global Warming Report
by NAW Staff on Tuesday August 05 2008
Wisconsin's Task Force on Global Warming has finalized its report on addressing global warming in the state. The 29-member task force, made up of environmental, [read more]
National Grid Releases Wyoming Wind Study
by NAW Staff on Monday August 04 2008
A recently released study from London-based transmission and utility firm National Grid suggests wind-generated electricity produced in southern Wyoming is the most viable option for [read more]
SPR Transmission Studies Approved By PUCN
by NAW Staff on Friday August 01 2008
Nevada Power Co., a wholly owned subsidiary of Sierra Pacific Resources (SPR), has received approval from the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada (PUCN) for development [read more]
DOE Selects Management Contractor For NREL
by NAW Staff on Wednesday July 30 2008
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has selected the Alliance for Sustainable Energy LLC (ASE) as the next management contractor of the National Renewable Energy [read more]
Hearing Examiner Recommends Transmission Line Approval
by NAW Staff on Tuesday July 29 2008
Greensburg, Pa.-based Trans-Allegheny Interstate Line Co. (TrAILCo), a subsidiary of Allegheny Energy Inc., has announced that the hearing examiner in Virginia has recommended that the [read more]
CPS Energy Proposes Wind Transmission Construction
by NAW Staff on Tuesday July 29 2008
San Antonio-based utility CPS Energy recently filed a statement of interest with the Public Utility Commission of Texas to build two high-voltage transmission lines to [read more]
Consortium Proposes Transmission Development In Texas
by NAW Staff on Friday July 25 2008
Electric Transmission Texas LLC (ETT) has formed a consortium with subsidiaries of American Electric Power (AEP) and MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co. to jointly develop transmission [read more]
MMS Moving Forward With Alternative Energy Leases On OCS
by NAW Staff on Thursday July 24 2008
The Minerals Management Service (MMS) is proceeding with the consultation and analyses necessary to move toward the issuance of limited leases under its interim policy [read more]
FERC Approves Settlement Agreement For TrAILCo
by NAW Staff on Thursday July 24 2008
Greensburg, Pa.-based Allegheny Energy Inc. has announced that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has approved a settlement agreement that establishes formula rates for the [read more]
RGGI Releases Technical Materials For CO2 Auctions
by NAW Staff on Wednesday July 23 2008
The 10 northeast and mid-Atlantic states participating in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) have issued a preliminary release of technical materials outlining the process [read more]
Utility Exemption Removed From Wind PTC Provision
by NAW Staff on Tuesday July 22 2008
Bellevue, Wash.-based utility Puget Sound Energy (PSE) and Rep. Jim McDermott, D-Wash., recently worked together to adjust how the U.S. Department of the Treasury interprets [read more]
SkyPower Expands Development Operations In The U.S.
by NAW Staff on Monday July 21 2008
Toronto-based SkyPower, a Lehman Brothers company, is expanding its operations in the U.S. as part of a strategy to continue growing its portfolio of renewable [read more]
Texas Public Utility Commission Authorizes New Transmission Lines
by NAW Staff on Friday July 18 2008
The Texas Public Utility Commission has authorized nearly $5 billion of new transmission lines that will carry wind-generated electricity from West Texas and the Panhandle [read more]
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