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Biomass Magazine  5 hrs ago  Comment 
Anaerobic Digesters are among the most challenging biomass conversion technologies in the industry. New Jersey-based Natural Systems Utilities is increasingly being tapped to offer its O&M expertise to a growing roster of digester facilities.
Forbes  Dec 16  Comment 
Twelve months ago, this is what a typical meeting would look like for me – I’d kick off with an introduction to the data that Utilities companies had at their fingertips, and explain what they could do with that goldmine of data.  I would...
Insurance Journal  Dec 16  Comment 
California received funding to help begin an earthquake warning system across the state next year that would provide enough time for trains to brake, utilities to shut off gas lines and people to dive under a table until the shaking … The...
Forbes  Dec 15  Comment 
SunPower has turned to Tendril's software expertise to market its solar and energy storage services, a move that reflects increasing attempts by SunPower and other solar companies to win over utilities.
Forbes  Dec 15  Comment 
The worst performing sector as of midday Monday is the Utilities sector, showing a 1.2% loss. Within that group, AES (NYSE: AES) and NRG Energy (NYSE: NRG) are two large stocks that are lagging, showing a loss of 3.0% and 2.6%, respectively. Among...
Benzinga  Dec 15  Comment 
Below are the top stocks in the utilities sector in terms of return on investment. The trailing-twelve-month return on investment at Empresa Distribuidora y Comercializadora Norte S.A. (NYSE: EDN) is 53.80%. Empresa Distribuidora y...
Wall Street Journal  Dec 13  Comment 
New or expanding manufacturing plants tied to the U.S. energy boom are increasing demand for electricity, reversing years of stagnant power use in the country, utility executives say.




 

This industry consists of companies that provide consumers and businesses with electricity, natural gas, and water. Most of these companies are government sanctioned monopolies. They operate without competition in their main service areas. The downside to this industry is that the government in many cases also determines how much these utilities can charge their customers.

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