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It's time for a new paradigm on bilateral power supply contracts

Out with the old NPC-Type Bilateral Contracts, In with a New Consumer respectful PSA.

By David Celestra Tan, Matuwid na Singil sa Kuryente Consumer Alliance Inc. 1,949 more words

David Celestra Tan

Zapped: How Your Utility Saves Energy

Commonwealth Edison is craftier than you might think, compared to the traditional image of the big, dumb, power company.

We are used to receiving their monthly ransom note.   383 more words

Environment

EPA’s Power Plant Rules to Cut CO2 18%, Not 30% as Reported

In early June 2014, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) announced proposed new rules that would cut emissions of carbon dioxide—a primary greenhouse gas (GHG)—from power plants by approximately 30%. 1,312 more words

Environmental Issues

Health or Jobs?

A recent news report about the reaction of some officials in Alabama to the EPA’s new standards for carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants [ 241 more words

Republicans

Signing Bonus?

I was driving down the New Jersey turnpike today as I have done quite often over the past 40 years and I am constantly amazed by the incredible array of power plants, smoke stacks, oil tanks, refineries, generating stations, fire belching exhaust stacks and the miles of conduit pipes that seem to connect them all. 390 more words

Education