VIDEO: Weekly USA energy news wrap up


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