Utilities news section.
17.Sep.21 3:30 PM

Italy to spend $4. 1 billion to protect energy prices

Italian finance ministry will spend around 3.5 billion euros $4.1 billion to protect consumers from a surge in energy prices that has affected countries across Europe, according to people familiar with the matter.
16.Sep.21 4:05 AM

Britain could be hit by a power outage that could leave millions without power

Electricity is now so scarce in Britain that any more grid problems or unusual plant failure could leave millions without power.
15.Sep.21 4:31 PM

Vineyard Wind closes on $2. 3 B loan for Massachusetts offshore wind farm

Oct 15 Reuters Vineyard Wind, which was on track to become the first major U.S. offshore wind farm, closed on a $2.3 billion loan and will begin construction in Massachusetts later this year, its owners said on Wednesday.
15.Sep.21 1:55 PM

More than 100, 000 people remain without power after Tropical Storm Nicholas sweeps through Texas

More than 100,000 people in Gulf Coast region remain without power after Tropical Storm Nicholas, which has since been downgraded to a tropical depression, swept through Texas.
15.Sep.21 8:35 AM

Europe's gas prices continue to surge amid uncertainty about supply security

Bloomberg - Natural gas prices in Europe continued their record-breaking run as uncertainties about supply security in winter worsened. This also a new high was witnessed amid low wind and a disruption of power assets in Britain s interconnectors.
15.Sep.21 3:55 AM

Byton project with FCC put on hold due to financial situation

Reuters - Byton's electric vehicle project with FCC has been put on hold due to the Chinese startup's worsening financial situation, the Nikkei newspaper reported on Wednesday morning, the Nikolkei. com 2 YOxvxg, citing unidentified sources with knowledge of the matter.
13.Sep.21 9:40 PM

Senate votes to save two nuclear plants from closure

Sept 13 Reuters: The Illinois Senate on Monday saved two Exelon Corp nuclear power plants from closure by passing a bill that will provide $700 million in subsidies to the company over five years for generating virtually carbon-free electricity.