NuScale Power and Prodigy Clean Energy signed a memorandum of understanding May 14 to support business-development opportunities for a marine-based nuclear generating station powered by NuScale's small modular reactor technology. The companies have been working together since 2018 on integra… Read More

Southern California Edison continues working on projects designed to prepare the utility and its customers for wildfire season, including line maintenance to help reduce the effects of public-safety power shut-offs and underwriting leases for aerial firefighting equipment for agencies in its… Read More

After submitting the original state budget in January and May, Gov. Gavin Newsom shook the state's piggy bank and billions of dollars—some contributed by the federal government—came pouring out into a newly revised proposed budget that supports numerous energy-related programs, including som… Read More

Federal regulators rejected the exit plan process for members seeking to leave Colorado's largest wholesale power cooperative, saying it imposes excessive and unjustified barriers. But Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, which has several proceedings pending before the Federal… Read More

Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm on May 19 suggested that mandatory pipeline cybersecurity standards might be necessary, following a ransomware attack that resulted in a nearly weeklong shutdown of the Colonial Pipeline system delivering petroleum products to the South and East Coast. Read More