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PUC Chairman Hanson delivers address at national electric roundtable

Gary Hanson, chairman of the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission, was a speaker and panelist at the national Roundtable on Energy Resource Portfolios for the Electric Power Industry in Arlington, Va., earlier this month. 285 more words

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Formal Smart Meter Probe

RENO, Nev. (AP) — State utility regulators have voted to formally launch an inquiry into the safety of smart meters installed on over 1 million Nevada homes and businesses by NV Energy. 119 more words


HELCO plans to boost renewable energy use.

Delicate balancing act ahead for utility.

Source:  Hawaii Tribune-Herald.

Reporter:  Colin M. Stewart.

According to reporter Colin M. Stewart, the Hawaii Electric Light Company will boost its use of… 242 more words


HECO outlines plan to lower rates, increase solar by 2030

Hawaiian Electric has been under fire for its slow conversion to renewable energy, but its newly released long-term plan promises to change that.

Long waits have been preventing people from connecting solar panels to the grid in neighborhoods that already have many panels. 484 more words