Electrical Utilities A collection of news releases on the electric industry, including corporate earnings, usage studies, and advancements in the field of electrical energy, among other topics. News releases in this section cover electrical utilities news from both within the U.S. and abroad. Stories may be in English or other languages, as written.

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Jul 17, 2019, 09:00 ET Hydro Ottawa to participate in IESO province-wide voltage reduction test

OTTAWA, July 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Hydro Ottawa, along with other local distribution companies throughout Ontario, is participating in a province-wide...


Jul 11, 2019, 10:45 ET 735-kV Chamouchouane-Bout-de-l'Île Project - Hydro-Québec inaugurates newly constructed facilities at a cost of $1.3 billion

MONTRÉAL, July 11, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Hydro-Québec's President and CEO, Éric Martel, and the Québec Minister of Energy and Natural Resources,...


Jul 11, 2019, 10:00 ET Casting a Glance Into the Future of Mobility: thyssenkrupp Shows Ropeless MULTI in the German Pavilion at EXPO 2020 Dubai

When EXPO 2020 opens its doors in Dubai in October 2020, the world's first ropeless elevator for skyscrapers will be featured prominently....


Jul 11, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media invitation - 735-kV Chamouchouane-Bout-de-l'Île Project - Hydro-Québec inaugurates newly constructed facilities at a cost of $1.3 billion/

MONTRÉAL, July 10, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Hydro-Québec invites media representatives to take part in a press conference announcing the inauguration of...


Jul 10, 2019, 14:06 ET Media invitation - 735-kV Chamouchouane-Bout-de-l'Île Project - Hydro-Québec inaugurates newly constructed facilities at a cost of $1.3 billion

MONTRÉAL, July 10, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Hydro-Québec invites media representatives to take part in a press conference announcing the inauguration of...


Jul 10, 2019, 14:04 ET The world's first, compact SF6-free, single-pole operation capable 24 kV metal-clad switchgear

VIZIMAX and TAVRIDA ELECTRIC release the world's first, compact SF6-free, single-pole operated 24 kV metal-clad switchgear with advanced, synchronous ...


Jul 10, 2019, 09:00 ET S&C Electric Company and North Bay Hydro Services Debut Canada's First Utility-Scale Microgrid

Today, S&C Electric Company, a smart grid leader improving power reliability and delivery worldwide, and North Bay Hydro Services, an Ontario-based...


Jul 09, 2019, 14:00 ET Alectra celebrates the first National Lineworker Appreciation Day

MISSISSAUGA, ON, July 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Alectra Utilities is joining electricity companies across Canada to recognize July 10 as the industry-wide...


Jul 09, 2019, 08:00 ET Crius Receives FERC Approval for Vistra Transaction; Closing Expected on July 15, 2019

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATES OR OVER UNITED STATES WIRE SERVICES./ TORONTO, July 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Crius Energy Trust (the "Trust" or...


Jul 05, 2019, 08:00 ET Hydro One Second Quarter 2019 Results Release August 9, 2019 Before Markets Open

Investment Community Teleconference Set for August 9, 2019 at 8 a.m. ET TORONTO, July 5, 2019 /CNW/ - Hydro One Limited (TSX: H), the largest...


Jul 04, 2019, 12:13 ET Cool down your energy consumption during heat waves

MISSISSAUGA, ON, July 4, 2019 /CNW/ - As the Greater Golden Horseshoe area prepares for a two-day heat wave, Alectra reminds everyone to be mindful...


Jul 03, 2019, 11:40 ET Alectra partners with Sunnybrook's Ross Tilley Burn Centre to fund research on burn-related PTSD rehabilitation

MISSISSAUGA, ON, July 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Alectra Inc. is providing $250,000 over five years to the Ross Tilley Burn Centre at Sunnybrook Health Sciences ...


Jul 02, 2019, 07:00 ET Hydro One announces Tim Hodgson as new Chair of the Board

TORONTO, July 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Hydro One Limited ("Hydro One"), Ontario's largest electricity transmission and distribution company, today announced...


Jul 01, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Moving: Online address changes are free for Hydro-Québec customers/

MONTREAL, June 28, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - As moving season heats up, Hydro-Québec would like to remind customers that they can save by notifying us of...


Jun 28, 2019, 16:15 ET Summer at the Électrium: fun activities the whole family can enjoy!

SAINTE-JULIE, QC, June 28, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Électrium is launching its summer schedule! The interpretation center is offering exciting...


Jun 28, 2019, 16:05 ET Beauharnois generating station: A fantastic free outing for the whole family!

BEAUHARNOIS, QC, June 28th, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - This summer, enjoy a free tour of the hydropower generating station located in the town of...


Jun 28, 2019, 12:00 ET Direct Energy Regulated Services Announces Electric Rates for July 2019

CALGARY, June 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Direct Energy Regulated Services (DERS) has announced default electric rates for July 2019. The Regulated Rate Option...


Jun 28, 2019, 12:00 ET Direct Energy Regulated Services Announces Natural Gas Rates for July 2019

CALGARY, June 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Direct Energy Regulated Services has announced default natural gas rates for July 2019. These rates will apply to...


Jun 28, 2019, 11:15 ET Minister Sohi announces support for fair and just coal energy transition

New funding supports several communities in Alberta and Saskatchewan NISKU, ALBERTA, June 28, 2019 /CNW/ - By supporting communities, we can create a ...


Jun 28, 2019, 09:30 ET Stay Clear and Stay Safe This Canada Day Long Weekend

Respect signs and barriers at OPG facilities TORONTO, June 28, 2019 /CNW/ - As cities and towns across the country prepare to celebrate Canada Day,...


Jun 28, 2019, 08:30 ET Moving: Online address changes are free for Hydro-Québec customers

MONTREAL, June 28, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - As moving season heats up, Hydro-Québec would like to remind customers that they can save by notifying us of...


Jun 27, 2019, 12:01 ET Alectra Inc. raises $339,500 for United Way charities across the Greater Golden Horseshoe Area

MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Alectra's 2018 United Way Fundraising Campaign raised more than $339,500 for the following United Way...


Jun 27, 2019, 06:30 ET Canada's largest renewable energy event to launch in 2020

Electricity Transformation Canada will take place November 9–12, 2020 in Toronto; to focus on wind energy, solar energy, and energy storage, while...


Jun 26, 2019, 15:00 ET Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions supports RayonLed in creating innovative and energy-efficient lighting products

The Government of Canada awards $300,000 in financial assistance to this Brossard business BROSSARD, QC, June 26, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada Economic ...


Jun 26, 2019, 11:59 ET Energy supply contracts get green light from Massachusetts

Another important milestone for Hydro-Québec and lower carbon emissions for New England MONTRÉAL, June 26, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Today, the...