Tag: renewable generation

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

NYPA does not want new authority to build renewable generation, officials tell New York lawmakers

July 29, 2022

Via: Utility Dive

The Build Public Renewables Act passed the state Senate in June but was never brought for a vote in the Assembly. After the legislative session ended, Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie, D, called a hearing when clean energy and consumer advocates […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Breakthroughs in generation and system integration are driving the utility of the future, analysts say

January 31, 2022

Via: Utility Dive

Decarbonization goals driving the growth of renewable generation along with customer demand for distributed energy resources (DER) are reshaping what electric utilities can be. For the emerging utility of the future, the flexibility of DER will protect reliability and lower […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Election 2020: Xcel Energy, municipalization advocates face off in Boulder

October 30, 2020

Via: Utility Dive

Astalemate-breaking franchise proposal to end the 10-year, $27.6 million legal and regulatory fight by Boulder, Colorado, to replace Xcel Energy with a municipal electric utility goes to voters next month, one of more than 100 statewide ballot measures being put […]

Infrastructure, Public Works

Congress takes a closer look at hydropower, infrastructure issues

March 21, 2017

Via: AmericanPublicPower

Key panels in the House and Senate recently held hearings that looked at ways in which to boost the country’s energy infrastructure including opportunities for expanding hydropower generation. The American Public Power Association weighed in on issues tied to hydropower, […]