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by Ethan HowlandAPPA NewsPosted August 19, 2019
San Diego, neighboring cities and San Diego County are considering banding together to create a regional joint powers agency that in turn would form a community choice aggregation entity to sell electricity to homes and businesses in the region. They face an Oct. 1 deadline if they want start selling power in 2021.
by Paul CiampoliAPPA News DirectorPosted August 19, 2019
More than 20 entities in Texas reported a ransomware attack on the morning of Aug. 16, the majority of which were smaller local governments. There are no known impacts to any public power electric utilities in Texas.
At a July 23 news conference, House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone, D-N.J., said that the committee would begin efforts to draft legislation to get U.S. carbon dioxide emissions to net-zero/100 percent clean energy by 2050.
by Paul CiampoliAPPA News DirectorPosted August 16, 2019
Kentucky public power utility Henderson Municipal Power & Light (HMP&L) recently issued its first renewable power supply request for proposals for the purchase of solar photovoltaic energy, capacity, ancillaries, and environmental attributes originating from standalone solar-powered generation or solar plus battery energy stora...