During this time of energy revolution in the United States, the prevalence of energy efficiency jobs are growing at an outstanding rate. The green energy industry employed 1.9 million people in 2015 and is expected to continue to expand. The U.S.
The District of Columbia Public Service Commission voted 2-1 to approve the Exelon-Pepco merger. Approval from D.C. regulators was the final hurdle, making Exelon the largest electric utility in the U.S.
The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) today welcomed Andrew Place, of Greene County, to the Commission and thanked the Pennsylvania Senate for its support of his nomination. The Commission also thanked Gov. Tom Wolf, who nominated Place to the Commission on May 15, 2015.
In August 2015 the Environmental Protection Agency announced final rules for the Clean Power Plan, a nationwide policy that aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the electricity generation sector by 30%.