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Reuters  1 hr ago  Comment 
Three major European utilities are lining up rival bids for a big chunk of Italian oil major Eni's retail gas and power business, sources said, in a deal that could be worth up to...
Forbes  6 hrs ago  Comment 
BYOD can help utilities deliver a better, more streamlined experience to customers.
The Economic Times  8 hrs ago  Comment 
The blocks, which have a total geological reserve of around 1,400 million tonne, are in Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh.
Financial Times  Apr 27  Comment 
Power groups reject idea but shares rally in relief at solution
TechCrunch  Apr 26  Comment 
 Remember when a California regulatory agency tried to shut down carpooling services like UberPOOL and Lyft Line throughout the state? Well, you can breathe a sigh of relief. Two years after its initial threats, the California Public Utilities...
Benzinga  Apr 26  Comment 
Jay Rhame, electric utility and natural gas analyst at Reaves Asset Management was on Benzinga’s PreMarket Prep show Monday talking about the utilities sector – among other subjects. The expert said his firm’s favorite utility right now is...
Forbes  Apr 25  Comment 
In afternoon trading on Monday, Consumer Products stocks are the best performing sector, up 0.1%. Within that group, Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) and Monster Beverage Corp (NASD: MNST) are two large stocks leading the way, showing a gain of 2.2%...
The Hindu Business Line  Apr 25  Comment 
Utilities seek tocut losses to 9%
Insurance Journal  Apr 25  Comment 
The California Public Utilities Commission has approved new regulations for ridesharing companies like Uber and Lyft, including where identifying logos should go and stricter vehicle inspections. The San Francisco Examiner reported that the...




 

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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