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:

  • Federal Energy Regulatory Commissioner, Cheryl LaFleur, tweeted that she will not be seeking a third term and will leave the commission later in 2019
  • PG&E officially filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy on 29 January 2019, in the wake of wildfire liabilities
  • General Electric has announced it is expanding its renewable energy generation business by combining it with its grid business to meet the evolving needs of the power market