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Energy efficiency program spending will exceed $56 billion in 2026

Energy efficiency program spending will exceed $56 billion in 2026

Growth in use of remote monitoring, control, and data analytics enabling new business models, service solutions New report from Navigant Research analyzes global government and utility energy efficiency program spending and capacity, examining the related market issues and providing market forecasts for capacity and revenue, broken out by region and segment, through 2026. Each year, […]

EIA data show average frequency and duration of electric power outages

EIA data show average frequency and duration of electric power outages

Investor-owned customers averaged three hours without electric service, while co-op customers averaged five hours without power Interruptions in electricity service vary by frequency and duration throughout the country across the many electric distribution systems that serve roughly 145 million customers in the US., according to the US Energy Information Administration. Although some distribution customers have […]

By September 12, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
California has nearly half of the nation’s solar electricity generating capacity

California has nearly half of the nation’s solar electricity generating capacity

For both utility-scale solar PV and solar thermal, California has more capacity than the rest of the country combined, with 52% and 73% of the nation’s total, respectively The United States has slightly more than 20,000 megawatts (MW) of solar generating capacity, which includes utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) and solar thermal installations, as well as […]

By February 5, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Warren Equity, Multifuels establish new midstream oil/gas company

Warren Equity, Multifuels establish new midstream oil/gas company

Multifuels will be targeting natural gas for power plants, petrochemical plants, industrial complexes, LNG export facilities A growing Texas economy and an expanding LNG export sector were the reasons behind the formation of a new Houston-based midstream company created by Warren Equity Partners and Multifuels, L.P. Multifuels, L.P. is contributing an existing natural gas pipeline that supplies a utility […]

By January 29, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Small-scale solar power generation grows ‘significantly’ in US – EIA

Small-scale solar power generation grows ‘significantly’ in US – EIA

Almost 40% of distributed PV capacity in United States is located in California, with next 9 states accounting for another 44% Small-scale distributed solar photovoltaic (PV) systems, such as those found on residential and commercial rooftops, have grown significantly in the United States over the past several years. Starting this month, the U.S. Energy Information Administration […]

By December 2, 2015 0 Comments Read More →