Study Finds U.S. Energy Consumption May Increase by More Than 50% by 2050

Climate change will raise temperatures and consumers will use up to 58% more energy but the grid will have to change to meet the demand.

Renewables Stakeholders for CAISO to Expand Hybrid Energy Supply Options

Current regulations limit supply contributions of hybrid energy sources like gas-battery, wind-solar and more.

Policy Dominates Q2 Grid Modernization Action

Data indicates more than one in four actions taken toward grid modernization in the U.S. were policy creation or modification.

Just Energy Q1 Earnings Call Summary

New CEO says company “missed our expectations” for first-quarter earnings and emphasized plan to focus on high-quality customers.

Fuel Cells Generate $55 Million Tax Break for $1 Billion Connecticut Data Center

Powered by fuel cells, $1 billion data center stands to be the world’s biggest facility of its kind at 45,000 square feet.

Record Temperatures and Demand Push Texas Prices past $9,000/MWh

Searing temperatures swept across Texas this past weekend, sending wholesale electricity prices past $9,000 per megawatt-hour (mWh) as demand soared.

Michigan Solar Producers to Profit from Consumers Energy Settlement

The year-long battle stems from solar producers’ dissatisfaction with PURPA regulations mandating a cost-based pricing for public utilities.

Texas Power Suppliers Win with “Power Generation” Redefined

Municipal-owned utilities and electric cooperatives are breathing easier after the Texas legislature this week clarified how energy storage facilities affect the definition of “power generator”.

USDA Approves $181 Million in Funding for Rural Electricity Projects

Influx of money will upgrade existing infrastructure, including updating existing power lines, build new lines and invest in smart technology.

Research Firm Reveals 55 Instances of Inaccurate Capacity Data Sent to ERCOT

Data errors raise questions about how often mistakes occur and what the ramifications are for ratepayers, power generators and energy traders.