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DailyFinance  8 hrs ago  Comment 
CALGARY, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/04/14 -- Canadian Utilities Limited (TSX:CU) (TSX:CU.X) will release its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014 on Friday, April 25, 2014. The news release will be distributed via ...
Forbes  9 hrs ago  Comment 
In afternoon trading on Friday, Utilities stocks are the best performing sector, higher by 0.6%. Within that group, NRG Energy (NYSE: NRG) and Exelon (NYSE: EXC) are two of the day's stand-outs, showing a gain of 2.2% and 2.1%, respectively....
Reuters  Apr 3  Comment 
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission plans to ease its new swaps rules to help public power utilities using swaps to hedge price risk, the head of the derivatives regulator said on Thursday.     
DailyFinance  Apr 3  Comment 
CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 04/03/14 -- The business continuity realm is ever-changing and in the past few years, the evolution has proven to be unpredictable and accelerated. With that, organizations are challenged to adapt quickly in order...
The Hindu Business Line  Apr 3  Comment 
BS Limited has announced it has bagged several orders worth Rs 722 crore from various power utilities, including in Madhya Pradesh. The Hyderabad-based infrastructure and EPC services pro...
SeekingAlpha  Apr 2  Comment 
ByDallas Salazar: Who is Opower, Inc.? Opower, Inc. (OPWR) is a leading provider of cloud-based software to the $2.2 trillion utility industry. Utilities use their software platform to deliver key customer-facing applications that reduce energy...
Cloud Computing  Apr 2  Comment 
E Source is pleased to announce the launch of JourneyHub, a journey-mapping platform that will allow utilities to easily trace customer touchpoints, share best practices as a community, and better understand how customers interact with and feel...
DailyFinance  Apr 2  Comment 
TheStreet.com  Apr 2  Comment 
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Stodgy utilities? Maybe not. The Utilities Sector SPDR Fund is the leading year-to-date performer among the 11 exchange-traded funds that we have been profiling. It's up 8.4% year-to-date, followed by the Health Care...
Reuters  Apr 2  Comment 
* Utilities must clear seismological, economic, political hurdles (Edits to clarify paragraph 2, adds stock price in paragraph 4)     




 

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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