Akron, Ohio (Jan. 28, 2016) – As part of its ongoing efforts to enhance its electric system, FirstEnergy (NYSE:FE) invested approximately $450 million in 2015 on Ohio Edison reliability projects and other work, including building new […]
Akron, Ohio (Feb. 1, 2016) – FirstEnergy (NYSE:FE) invested approximately $257 million in 2015 in The Illuminating Company service area on infrastructure projects and other work, including building new transmission lines, new substations, and installing remote-control […]
Enhanced integration of renewables, improved reliability, reduced transmission losses and fuel cost savings are among the benefits listed in the SPP analysis of 348 transmission upgrades that involved nearly $3.4bn of capital investment.
New York (Jan. 25, 2016) – Consolidated Edison, Inc. (Con Edison) (NYSE:ED) announced today that it has created a new subsidiary dedicated to investing in electric and gas transmission projects that can help expand and […]
GridSolar said that the net cost of the accepted NTAs, together with administrative and operational expenses, is projected to be less than 33% of the cost of building a new power line and will save ratepayers about $18.7m over the 10-year project life.
Research work is to include collaboration with state regulators and private sector on numerous initiatives, including transmission technologies, grid planning, distributed energy resources and enhanced threat detection, the U.S. Department of Energy said.
The Utah Public Service Commission order included directives for the utility to address in future integrated resource plans, including enhanced transparency for transmission planning, the amount of distributed generation expected and an examination of energy storage.
The company told the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities in its Jan. 11 filing that it has identified that Nantucket Island’s forecast peak load situation presents itself as an excellent first opportunity to test non-wires alternative initiatives.