washington state

New report proposes dual recovery package for Washington State

A new report highlighting measures which the US state of Washington can adopt to recover from COVID-19 whilst addressing climate change released.

India is leading the global clean power revolution says BNEF

India’s rapid progress in sustainable economic growth and clean energy can be a model for nations looking to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic through the adoption of green stimuli.
Ofgem regulations

Ofgem raises energy supplier standards to bolster consumer protection

Ofgem has published its final proposals for new ongoing requirements for suppliers to drive up customer service standards, reduce the risk of supplier failure and strengthen the safety net for consumers if a supplier goes out of business.

Ed’s note: Questioning the moratoria on disconnections

At the beginning of the COVID pandemic, utility companies were quick to reassure consumers that there would not be disconnections for non-payment of bills.
Saudi smart meters

Smart meter market revenue shrinks by $3.3 billion

COVID-19 disruptions will reduce the annual smart meter shipments in 2020 by 25%, according to a new report issued by ABI Research.

DISTRIBUTECH International call for abstracts closes on 13 July

DISTRIBUTECH International seeks to bring all of the utility industry’s players together, from asset managers to distribution engineers to AMI evangelists and smart city pioneers.
IEA recovery

IEA calls for $3 trillion global investment in COVID-19 recovery

The International Energy Agency has presented it's global COVID-19 recovey plan for the global energy sector, the Sustainable Recovery Plan, which focuses on a series of actions that can be taken over the next three years to revitalise economies and boost employment while making energy systems cleaner and more resilient.
energy tariff

Feed-in tariff costs set to rise to an all-time high

Feed-in Tariff costs for the upcoming quarterly levelisation* could reach an all-time high, covering the period April – June 2020.

The operational impacts of C-19

Philip Gordon examines the operational implications of the COVID-19 pandemic on utility operations. This article is largely derived from opinions expressed by...

COVID-19 impacts ENLIT Australia

Enlit Australia was due for its first outing in August 2020; however, due to the COVID-19 pandemic those plans had to be reconsidered.

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