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:

    • GE Power recently announced a reorganisation that includes the creation of GE Gas Power and the appointment of Scott Strazik as its CEO
    • Amid a year of the worst wildfires ever seen in California, state lawmakers will introduce legislation to protect utilities from liability if and when they are linked to the fires
    • The UK Government’s smart meter programme has a target of installing meters in every home by 2020. According to a national report by the Audit Office however, rising costs and installation delays means the government has no chance of meeting that target

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