Demand Response Will Double by 2020: Here’s Why

Recent findings from Navigant Research indicate that demand response (DR) is poised to take over the world as a solution to electric grid instability.  Growing integration of intermittent renewable energy...

SDG&E Becomes First Utility to Test Drones

It’s a bird!  It’s a plane!  It’s a…drone! San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) became the first utility in the country to gain approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)...

New York: You’ve Been Duped by the Utilities

Listen up, New Yorkers.  If you paid a utility bill within the last five years, you were probably overcharged.  According to a member of the Public Service Commission (PSC), New...

Con Edison Named ‘Greenest Utility’

Newsweek has released its 2014 Green Rankings for the greenest companies in America and the results are in!  Among the top contenders is Consolidated Edison (Con Edison), which ranked an...

Your Cell Phone is More Harmful than a Smart Meter

Smart meters could be one of the most controversial pieces of equipment in the energy industry to date.  Are they violating my privacy?  Do they emit dangerous radio frequencies?  Is...

Exelon and Pepco Holdings to Join Forces

On May 30, Exelon Corporation filed an application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to acquire Pepco Holdings.  Approval will allow Exelon Corporation, the leading nuclear operator in the...