Electrical Grid

National Grid to discuss pipeline safety concerns with locked-out gas workers

Three months into a gas worker lockout, National Grid has arranged a meeting with United Steel Workers Local 12012 to discuss allegations that …

Energy

2 top dividend stocks I’d buy right now

The share prices of most of the UK’s big utilities have seen fairly hefty declines over the last 12 months. However, despite the lower prices and …

Personal Finance (UK)

USDA invests $400M in rural electricity upgrades, smart grids

Dive Brief:<p>The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that it will invest $398.5 million in projects to improve electricity service in rural …

Smart Grids

When should you turn your heating on? Eight tips to keep your bill down

Temperatures are starting to drop and people are already thinking about putting the heating on.<p>But is it really cold enough yet? And if not, when …

Manchester

Federal public servants advised to stay home amid Ottawa tornado cleanup

OTTAWA – Federal government workers in the Ottawa area have been asked to stay home on Monday as cleanup across the Ottawa area continues following …

College & University

Sensex drops over 200 pts; Nifty below 11,100

Sectoral indices led by realty, consumer durables, auto, banking and healthcare were trading in the negative zone, falling up to 1.66 per cent.<p>By: | …

Crude Oil Prices

How will climate change stress the power grid? Hint: Look at dew point temperatures

To address these limitations, she and Nateghi studied more than a dozen weather measurements. They found that the mean dew point temperature—the …

Energy

New York will continue assisting Puerto Rico with power grid modernization

Dive Brief:<p>The New York Power Authority (NYPA) and Puerto Rico's embattled utility have signed an agreement for the mainland utility to continue …

Puerto Rico

Lanny's Stock Purchases - September 10th Through September 23rd

Can we get another article out about dividend stock purchases or what? Yes, this is yet another dividend stock purchase article, covering my last two …

Energy

Off the Crossbar: 2018-19 Season Brought to You By Google Ads

While many teams are tweaking their rosters, the NHL is making changes to the ice itself. More specifically, the advertising under it. In advance of …

Sidney Crosby

MGB 7 recommended forced evac 2 days before landslide

TWO days before a landslide wiped out an entire sitio in the City of Naga, local government officials had been told to immediately implement a forced …

Philippines

NHS Digital hires chief information security officer

NHS Digital has hired its first chief information security officer (CISO), Robert Coles, who will lead on cyber security across the entire health and …

Cybersecurity

WAPDA achieves historic milestone on the most difficult terrain of the World

ISLAMABAD - The Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) has achieved a historic milestone in professionalism.<p>WAPDA has completed the …

Energy

Interview with Michael Nardone from Macbeth

The National Theatre, creators of <b>War Horse</b> and <b>The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time</b>, bring this epic Shakespearean production of Macbeth …

Macbeth

Hot plates aren’t enough, say fed-up Lawrence residents

Residents in Lawrence, Andover and North Andover lined up yesterday to pick up hot plates distributed by state and local officials but some said the …

Energy

A recipe for disaster?

An underground labyrinth of leak-prone, corroding natural gas pipes. Mounting pressure on utilities to upgrade ancient infrastructure. A chronic …

Boston

Visayas grid power supply assured after landslide

The National Grid Corp. of the Philippines (NGCP) is taking steps to prevent any shortage of electricity in the Visayas grid after a landslide in …

Visayas

$20 million grant to support power grid research in NM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — How can the nation’s aging power grid better incorporate energy sources like wind and solar?<p>What would make it more resilient to …

New Mexico

Northern Sask. MP makes statement on Ottawa tornado

Northern Saskatchewan MP Georgina Jolibois released a statement on Saturday afternoon about the tornado that swept through much of the Ottawa-area …

Aboriginal Canadians

At Lowell event, call for change; GOP challenger Diehl brings his message

LOWELL -- Lori Trahan, the nominee for the 3rd Congressional District seat, was conspicuously absent from a Democratic unity event Friday, but other …

Massachusetts

BQE revamp could close Brooklyn Heights Promenade for 6 years

Yikes<p>The city is getting closer to implementing an ambitious revamp of the dilapidated Brooklyn-Queens Expressway, specifically the 1.5-mile stretch between Atlantic and Sands streets in Brooklyn Heights. The Department of Transportation this week unveiled two possible proposals for rehabilitating …

USDOT

High school football time changes for tonight

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - A number of high school football games will start at new times on Friday and Saturday due to expected weather.<p>Here is the list …

High School Football

Is National Grid plc a Buy?

The under-the-radar utility stock has dropped 20% in the last year. Does that create an opportunity for long-term investors?<p>Investors would be …

Energy

Weary of Power Outages, Puerto Ricans Find Solace in Solar - WSJ

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico—Rafael Guzmán and Leinaí Romero spent more than four months without power after Hurricane Maria struck last September, relying on a generator to run a refrigerator, two fans and cellphone chargers. When the married couple learned in April they were having a baby, they made a …

Puerto Rico

National Grid offers wind, storm tips for residents

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - With strong winds and possible thunderstorms on Friday, National Grid is reminding people of ways to stay safe.<p>Here are some …

Energy

National Grid union workers protest outside Boston police station

National Grid workers protested outside of the Boston police station Friday.<p>Hundreds of gas workers marched from North Station to raise awareness …

Energy

Opinion: Are the days of big regional energy projects over? Not by a long shot.

<b>By Nathan Sandvig</b><p>In decades past, the Pacific Northwest met its electricity needs by developing large regional energy assets, first hydroelectric …

Natural Gas

Electricity costs may increase come 2019

Electricity might be getting more expensive. One of the state’s largest power providers needs money to help recover from Hurricane Harvey.AEP Texas …

Hurricane Harvey

Concrete pour underway on major Clocaenog forest wind farm

Jones Bros has reached a major milestone at a major 27-turbine wind farm scheme in North Wales.<p>Concrete pours to construct the turbine bases at …

News (Wales)

Eye on 2020 — CLARK, House Dem women launching new PAC — A fond farewell

<b>TGIF, MASSACHUSETTS.</b><p><b>THANK YOU AND GOOD MORNING —</b> After more than three years of arriving in your inboxes every morning, I am officially signing off. It has been such an honor to work with so many of you, hearing from you about news tips, birthdays, or an occasional messed up sports score (I somehow …

Democratic Primaries