USA

Keep up to date with the latest power and smart energy developments in the USA.

The highlights in this week’s news items, provided courtesy of our American partner publications, include:

  • UK's first battery powered hotel is now is now operational in Scotland
  • Microsoft's Bill Gates believes that nuclear should play a crucial role in the carbon reduction plan
  • Alabama Power said its significant electricity rate hike is due to the cost of cleaning up coal ash ponds
  • Former Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Chairman, Kevin McIntyre has passed away