Niobrara News

News and Information about the Niobrara Oil and Gas Play of Colorado and Wyoming

As part of its implementation of SB 19-181, the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) has opened an online public comment portal for each of the initial four rulemaking topics – alternative location analysis, cumulative impacts, flowline, and mission … Continue reading ...
Author: RockPick
Posted: September 7, 2019, 8:00 pm
By: Marianne Goodland, The Gazette, Apr 16, 2019 Gov. Jared Polis signed one of the legislative session’s biggest and most controversial bills Tuesday, remaking state regulation of oil and gas by giving local governments more control. Polis said the measure … Continue reading
Author: RockPick
Posted: April 19, 2019, 11:41 pm
By Dan Elliott and James Anderson – AP –April 3, 2019 DENVER — Colorado lawmakers gave final approval Wednesday to a measure that would dramatically change the way the state regulates its booming oil and gas industry, shifting the focus … Continue reading
Author: RockPick
Posted: April 7, 2019, 11:32 pm
Conrad Swanson, The Gazette – Feb 20, 2019 Backers of tighter rules on Colorado oil and gas development struck out at the ballot box in November and at the state Supreme Court in January. Now, the Democrats who lead the … Continue reading
Author: RockPick
Posted: February 21, 2019, 3:51 am
By JAMES ANDERSON, Associated Press – January 10, 2019 DENVER (AP) — Heads up, oil and gas executives. New Colorado Gov. Jared Polis made it clear Thursday he intends to grant more local control in decisions about where and how … Continue reading
Author: RockPick
Posted: January 15, 2019, 3:20 am

Power Magazine

The power industry's trusted source for generation technology, O&M, and legal & regulatory news for coal, gas, nuclear, hydro, wind & solar power plants; power jobs

The post Energy Secretary Perry Tells Trump He is Resigning appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Energy Secretary Rick Perry told President Donald Trump on Oct. 17 that he is resigning his post. Trump confirmed to reporters in Texas, where he and Perry flew Thursday, that the energy secretary will s...

Author: Darrell Proctor
Posted: October 17, 2019, 9:47 pm

The post FERC Backs First Compliance Filings on Energy Storage Rule appeared first on POWER Magazine.

The energy storage market received a boost Oct. 17 when the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) approved the first two compliance filings implementing Order 841, a rule the commission sai...

Author: Darrell Proctor
Posted: October 17, 2019, 8:56 pm

The post EV-Based Virtual Power Plants Shift Peak Load and Save Money appeared first on POWER Magazine.

A recent study found that electric vehicle (EV) batteries used as a utility virtual power plant (VPP) could shift the entire residential peak load to nighttime hours with only 10% EV market sat...

Author: Aaron Larson
Posted: October 17, 2019, 3:45 pm

The post Financially Flailing Eskom Scrambles to Complete Defect-Ridden Coal Plants appeared first on POWER Magazine.

South Africa’s state-owned utility Eskom was forced to slash 2,000 MW on a rotational basis nationwide on Oct. 16 and Oct. 17. The newest round of power cuts—the first in nearly s...

Author: Sonal Patel
Posted: October 17, 2019, 2:53 pm

The post Moody’s: Carbon Concerns Denting Merchant Coal Refinancing Prospects appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) risks are diminishing the number of potential investors in U.S. merchant coal projects, and that is putting more pressure on already squeezed...

Author: Sonal Patel
Posted: October 17, 2019, 2:37 pm

Fierce Telecom

The personal information of hundreds of thousands of CenturyLink customers was exposed online via an open database that has since been closed. According to a report by Comparitech, the exposed database contained information such as names, addresses, email addresses, phone numbers and other accoun...
Author: Mike Robuck
Posted: October 18, 2019, 4:54 pm
The number of hyperscale data centers hit a new high-water mark in the third quarter, according to Synergy Research Group. The number of hyperscale data centers increased to 504 at the end of 3Q, which tripled the total from the beginning of 2013.
Author: Mike Robuck
Posted: October 18, 2019, 4:07 pm
Comcast Business has extended its broadband and network management capabilities into parts of Canada via a partnership with iTel Networks. Comcast Business is serving its U.S.-based Fortune 1000 customers with managed broadband services at their Canadian branch offices by working with iTel Networks.
Author: Mike Robuck
Posted: October 17, 2019, 8:35 pm
After two years of building anticipation, Pensando, a company formed by prominent former Cisco executives, has come out of stealth mode. Pensando made a splash on Wednesday when it announced a $145 million Series C round of funding led by Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Lightspeed Venture Partners.
Author: Mike Robuck
Posted: October 17, 2019, 3:46 pm
With Kubernetes far and away the leading container orchestration environment, Microsoft and Alibaba Cloud are forming a new open standard. Microsoft and Alibaba Cloud have teamed up to create the Open Application Model (OAM) standard for building cloud-native applications with Kubernetes.
Author: Mike Robuck
Posted: October 17, 2019, 2:36 pm

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