EPA to Issue Finalized Rules on Ozone Emissions

The Environmental Protection Agency released finalized regulations on ground-level ozone on October 1. This pollutant is the main ingredient in smog. The new guidelines will tighten the ozone standard from … Continue reading “EPA to Issue Finalized Rules on Ozone Emissions”


How the REV initiative is changing the way New York utilities do business

Last week, investor-owned utilities in New York submitted a draft of innovative “demonstration” projects as a part of the state’s Reforming the Energy Vision initiative. Depending on the project, whether … Continue reading “How the REV initiative is changing the way New York utilities do business”


Study: Energy efficiency saved US $800 billion last year

Energy efficiency in the United States has grown tremendously in the past few decades. The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, also known as ACEEE, released a new report today … Continue reading “Study: Energy efficiency saved US $800 billion last year”


Glass Coating Makes Solar Panels More Efficient

Last month, scientists at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory developed new technology which will make solar panels more efficient. This development combines the benefits of a unique … Continue reading “Glass Coating Makes Solar Panels More Efficient”


8 utilities partner to stockpile emergency power transformers

In an effort to guard against potential threats such as cyber-attacks, natural disasters, and other physical assaults on power facilities, eight utilities companies are forming a limited liability company to … Continue reading “8 utilities partner to stockpile emergency power transformers”


The future of global demand response markets

Utility Dive recently reviewed a new report from Navigant which found that spending is set to take off worldwide as emerging technologies and a push to limit energy use expand … Continue reading “The future of global demand response markets”


Why Load Bank Testing in the U.S. Electricity Flow

Testing with ComRent load banks at each phase of the flow of electricity ensures that your mission critical systems stay up and running – saving your valuable time and resources. … Continue reading “Why Load Bank Testing in the U.S. Electricity Flow”


Utilities Turn to Drones to Inspect Power Lines and Pipelines

In an effort to combat gas leaks and downed power lines, the utility industry has enlisted a new weapon into the fight—drones, according to a Wall Street Journal article published … Continue reading “Utilities Turn to Drones to Inspect Power Lines and Pipelines”


Interest in Microgrid Technology Grows

Technological innovation continues to disrupt the old ways of doing business and accelerating power grid modernization. As technology advances and E.P.A. regulations gain a foothold, power industry professionals face continuous … Continue reading “Interest in Microgrid Technology Grows”


Challenges and Opportunities for Transmission and Distribution Utilities

In today’s utilities market, transmission and distribution utilities are rapidly moving towards a smarter world. With the current rapid pace of technology, utilities are now required to manage and maintain … Continue reading “Challenges and Opportunities for Transmission and Distribution Utilities”

Contact a Load Bank Expert


Do you have a question? Connect with one of our experts. Please fill out the form and a member of our team will contact you within one business day.

Call an expert at ComRent today!   888.881.7118