Utility

rates

Wisconsin Utility MGE Seeks More Renewables, Lower Electric Rates

Advancing its clean energy goals, Wisconsin's Madison Gas and Electric (MGE) has filed a rate case settlement agreement with the Public Service Commission of...
forecasting

EPRI Conducting Solar Forecasting Research With Energy Companies

The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) has announced a $1.8 million award from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to develop and demonstrate new...
duke energy

Duke Energy Introduces New Solar Initiatives In North Carolina

This month, Duke Energy is introducing two solar energy programs in North Carolina. Applications are now being accepted from customers interested in Duke Energy's five-year,...
duke energy

Invenergy To Duke Energy: Long Island Solar Project Changes Hands

Duke Energy Renewables has completed its acquisition of the 24.9 MW Shoreham Solar Commons project in Brookhaven, N.Y., from Invenergy. The Long Island solar project,...
florida

Customer-Owned Renewables Are Skyrocketing In Florida

With solar PV as the most popular renewable choice, customer-owned renewable generation increased 51% in 2017 in Florida, according to new electric utility reports filed with...
renewable

Ameren Missouri Rolling Out Renewable Choice Program

Ameren Missouri is offering a new program designed to help increase renewable energy use in the state. The Missouri Public Service Commission (PSC) has approved...
maryland psc

Maryland PSC Chairman Departing On June 30

W. Kevin Hughes, chairman of the Maryland Public Service Commission (MSC), has announced his departure from the commission at the end of his term...
michigan

Michigan’s Consumers Energy Plans 5 GW Of Solar, No More Coal

Consumers Energy, a provider of electric and natural gas service to 6.7 million Michigan residents, has announced a new plan to meet the state'e...

Minnesota’s Metropolitan Council Partners With Xcel For Renewables

Minneapolis-based Xcel Energy is joining forces with the Metropolitan Council, one of the top 10 electrical consumers in Minnesota, to dramatically increase the council’s...
colorado

Xcel Energy-Colorado Announces Transformative Clean Energy Plan

Xcel Energy-Colorado has announced major clean energy plans, including investing billions of dollars in wind, solar and battery storage, as well as retiring one-third...
solar land

Florida Power & Light Buys 1,287 Acres For Solar Development

In preparation for a future solar farm, Florida Power & Light has purchased a 1,287-acre tract of land in an area of western Palm Beach County,...
solar

Wisconsin Energy Companies Plan 300 MW Of Solar

Madison Gas and Electric (MGE) and WEC Energy Group (WEC), through its Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) subsidiary, have announced plans for a partnership on...