NOT A SUBSCRIBER?  Contact Sabrina.Ousmaal@ihs.com to request a free trial

Calif. Gov. Brown, state lawmakers reach deal on CPUC ex parte reforms

June 28, 2016 | BY Chris Holly

In response to a series of revelations two years ago that members of the state utility commission had conducted illegal “ex parte” communications with California utility executives involving cases before the commission, California Gov. Jerry Brown... More »


Power

LaFleur raises key issues on transmission…

Despite Brexit vote, Britain can stay in EU…

Natural Gas

PHMSA warns of aging, corroded gas storage wells…

Moniz to stay at DOE under Clinton?

Biofuels

House GOP leaders hint at compromise on energy…

Navy scientists scaling up process to make fuel…

Alternative Energy

Wave energy plant deployed off Gibraltar…

FERC spurns IOU concerns on pioneering DER plan…

Coal

Greens press high-profile challenge to Dominion…

EPA rejects Ohio, Indiana plans to address ozone…

Oil

PHMSA warns against corrosion risks on insulated…

SEC accuses Breitling Energy CEO of fraud,…

`


Media Breakfasts

The Energy Daily is at the forefront of bringing together industry leaders, politicians and association executives with media to discuss timely global energy issues. Past speakers at The Energy Daily's media breakfasts include Stephen Chu, Secretary of Energy; Senator Jeff Bingaman, Chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee; and, Jack Gerard, President of the American Petroleum Institute. As a sponsor, the breakfasts are a way to align yourself with industry leaders and the premiere daily energy publication. View past media breakfasts here>
Climate

California unplugs electric vehicle incentives…

FPL touts ratepayer savings, carbon cuts in plan…

Wind

SunEdison names restructuring officer as CEO

Ontario grid operator moves to expand regulation…

Water

Christie turns against offshore wind, but state…

Grid operator warns on cost, reliability effects…

R&D

Beacon Power flywheels used with battery in…

Algae biofuel maker heads for market with key…

Nuclear

Klein named prez of American Nuclear Society

Westinghouse names acting CEO as Roderick moves…

Solar

Former CEO of Illinois solar firm found to have…

Tesla Motors offers to buy SolarCity to form…

Energy Efficiency

Tendril, Nest target demand response market with…

Broad-based coalition to team with DOE on…

Finance

NARUC raps House pipe safety bill on gathering…

Obama, China’s Xi announce historic new…


More »



PEOPLE & RESOURCES
   
Executive Q & A

eSolar Banking On Worldwide Partnerships For Deployment Of CSP Technology
Eric Lindeman

Its first utility-scale plant, the 5-megawatt Sierra SunTower project in California, has only been in operation since August, but eSolar has 3,500 megawatts of global partnerships and projects and believes it will be deploying as much as a gigawatt of concentrating solar power in the next few years. With its proprietary combination of optics, software to focus its mirrors, and modular design and construction methods, eSolar is able to achieve economies of scale that overcome the main obstacles to large solar installations—price, scalability, speed of deployment and grid impact, said Robert Rogan, eSolar's senior vice president for the Americas...... Read More »

     
Commentary

We still need reliable, affordable electricity to power prosperity
BY NICK AKINS

COMMENTARY At a time when coal is often used as a four-letter word, let’s not forget about the benefits our nation’s coal-fueled power plants—and the employees who run them—have brought to our country and our economy. We’re in the midst of the largest set of power plant retirements in the history of the United States as generators shut down 73,000 megawatts by 2020—enough to power 36 million households...... Read More »

   

Commentary

DOE Uranium Transfers To USEC Jeopardize U.S. National Security

BY SPENCER ABRAHAM

As a former secretary of the Department of Energy, I am very concerned about recent decisions by the Obama administration and both houses of Congress that impact the commercial markets for nuclear fuel goods and services. These actions jeopardize both the domestic uranium mining and conversion industries and, as a result, have a very dangerous potential impact on our national security... More

Newsletters


Stay Ahead of the Competition with The Energy Daily

From the oil embargos in the 70s, to the collapse of oil prices and the growth of natural gas in the 80s, to the emergence of electric competition and alternative fuels in the 90s, to the failure of Enron and the deliberations on the energy bill, The Energy Daily has kept its readers at the forefront of all major developments in the energy industry.

Whether your business is nuclear power, natural gas, electric utilities, oil, coal or alternative fuels, The Energy Daily will analyze and explain breaking energy business news, congressional hearings, regulations, market intelligence and trends that are important to your competitiveness.

More information:
Contact Sabrina Ousmaal at sabrina.ousmaal@ihs.com