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The City of Glenwood Springs, Colo., in June became the second wholesale electric participant of the Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska (MEAN) to attain its 100 percent renewable energy goal, securing enough electric generation production from renewable resources to meet the City’s annual electric usage.
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The Omaha Public Power District’s board recently approved revisions to its strategic plan that increase the utility’s commitment to renewable energy.
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Connect with partners and peers while learning about the complex issues facing public power utilities.
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Engagement strategies and tools to improve the customer experience, increase renewable program participation, and allow a smooth transition to the evolving world at the grid edge. Part of the Customer Engagement: New Tools and Strategies for Modernizing Customer Relations Webinar Series.
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With emerging energy technologies, electric utilities face disruption to their long-established business model of selling kilowatt-hours to customers. This case study is one in a 5-part series that shows how public power utilities across the country are innovating in the face of this disruption and
Communications and Customer Care
With emerging energy technologies, electric utilities face disruption to their long-established business model of selling kilowatt-hours to customers. This case study is one in a 5-part series that shows how public power utilities across the country are innovating in the face of this disruption and
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Several public power utilities are included on top 10 lists compiled by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory for utility green pricing programs. The recently released rankings are for 2018.
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A new report calls for the establishment of a forward clean energy market that would create a competitive market for clean energy attribute credits defined as a certificate for one megawatt hour of clean energy supply to meet a state’s goal.
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Hawaiian Electric, Maui Electric and the Hawaii Electric Light Company are approximately 900 megawatts of new renewables or renewables paired with storage, which would be among the largest single renewable energy procurements undertaken by a U.S. utility.
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The U.S. saw a surge in new wind capacity in the first half of 2019, up 53 percent from a year ago. Strong consumer demand from Fortune 500 businesses and utilities as well as calls from multiple states for offshore projects added to wind power’s growing development pipeline, said AWEA.