At the direction of lawmakers, the PUCT is adopting more comprehensive requirements for Emergency Operations Plans (EOP). As a result, electric utilities, transmission operators and power generators must file plans for improved communications, robust supply chains, cold weather events and cyberattacks by April 15, reports Utility Dive.  “I think this rule isContinue Reading

Apex Clean Energy has signed a memorandum of understanding with Ares Management, EPIC Midstream and the Port of Corpus Christi Authority to explore the  development of a leading green hydrogen production, storage, transportation, and export operation, including a newly constructed dedicated pipeline and a green fuels hub to be located at theContinue Reading

A new trade group seeking to promote geothermal energy in Texas, the Texas Geothermal Energy Alliance (TxGEA), was established last month, reports Reuters. The group has support from large oil and gas companies and utilities firms looking to transition away from oil and gas to lower-carbon energy.  “Decision makers and thoughtContinue Reading

The last decade has been transformational for the energy landscape of the United States. As the year ahead promises to be full of changes, Utility Dive outlines some of the key trends in the power sector to keep an eye on in 2022. Wind and solar energy continue to outpace growth predictions,Continue Reading

It has been nearly a year since Texas experienced the historical electric grid collapse and subsequent blackouts, which left millions of Texans in the dark for days and claimed the lives of hundreds. Now, the details of the event and the response of power regulators and legislators are outlined by TexasContinue Reading

Shell continues to expand into renewable energy through a recent acquisition of solar and energy storage developer Savion, according to a recent press release. “Savion’s significant asset pipeline, highly experienced team, and proven success as a renewable energy project developer make it a compelling fit for Shell’s growing integrated power business,”Continue Reading