Revenue in both residential and commercial segments of the plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) charging market is expected to increase in the coming years as the industry for electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE) continues to evolve, according to Navigant Research. Source: Utility support critical to growth of EV market – SmartGridNews
The unemployment rate in United States continues to drop, and companies keep hiring as the economy recovers from the recession that started in 2007. Finding employment should be a snap in the late spring of 2015, especially in some of these top cities. Show More Summary
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Advocates say solar-powered devices, homes, and villages are a real alternative for electrification in developing economies, not just a standby measure
Tech news this week includes Comcast service expansion, Verizon being sued again, IoT market growth and a cheap, throw-away phone innovation.
Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) is pressing ahead with new chipset offerings in the Internet of Things space, and it is arguing that it has already generated significant business from IoT devices.At an event in San Francisco, the silicon giant said there are 20 million cars on the road that use its chips to for broadband connectivity, and its […]
RBN Energy is one of my favorite sources of education about US energy markets. They publish a daily, song title-themed blog that focuses on a particular energy-related topic and provides useful analysis with a light, often humorous touch. Show More Summary
If you've decided that you should take part in an exit interview, then you should start preparing for this process to make sure that you will part with your employer in the best possible way. This will increase your chances of getting...Show More Summary
Just in time for the Memorial Day weekend, the FCC has released its proposed regulatory fees for 2015. Now we all have something to mull over during all those boring parades, fireworks shows, baseball games and cook-outs. Lucky us! As...Show More Summary
Wave Broadband, an independent provider of 1 Gbps broadband services to communities in Washington and California, has raised $130 million in new capital. The company plans to use the new funds to expand its network into more cities within its existing footprint and launch a set of new residential and business services.
Canada has launched a project to gauge the speed experience consumers have with their broadband service providers. The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) is conducting this project in collaboration with all of the country's major ISPs such as Bell Canada, Telus and Bell Aliant and market researcher SamKnows.
Developing a company culture centered on corporate learning can be difficult, especially when a firm may invest large sums of money in the process. Despite the large initial investment, companies must help employees become problem solvers, quick thinkers and creative workers who can move a company forward. Show More Summary
President Obama said he will renominate FCC commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel to another term. The Democratic commissioner initially took her seat on the commission in 2011.
A Greenpeace initiative that’s actually kind of interesting is its drive to get large scale data centers – such as those run by Google, Facebook and Apple – to use more renewable energy to run them. They call it Clicking Clean. Greenpeace...Show More Summary
Today, the Pew Charitable Trusts released a report on energy demand in emerging markets titled Power Shift: Emerging Clean Energy Markets. The report offers some very encouraging and useful data on energy supplies and investments. Unfortunately,...Show More Summary
A top Frontier executive sees an opportunity to increase its fiber and copper-based broadband share when it completes its purchase of Verizon's wireline properties in three states later this year.
“We are reaping some of the benefits we thought we would get from smart grid. We’re not reaping all of the benefits we thought we would get from it,” said Jason Handley, director of smart grid emerging technology and operations in the emerging technology office at Duke Energy. Handley spoke at Energy Central’s Smart Cities […]
Global news organisations agree to share climate change content; The Guardian, El País, Le Monde and China Daily are among 25 publishers aiming to raise awareness in the runup to the next UN summit Mark Sweney, 21 May 2015 (The Guardian) “An...Show More Summary
This will give you hope: Developing countries are racing to install wind and solar Chris Mooney, May 19, 2015 (Washington Post) “…[I]f you want news that will give you hope, [ Power Shifts – Emerging Clean Energy Markets] from Pew’sShow More Summary