in News Departments > FYI
print the content item

The New York State Public Service Commission (PSC), which regulates the state's electric, gas, steam, telecommunications and water utilities, has officially designated Audrey Zibelman its chair.

In June, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced that Zibelman had been confirmed by the New York State Senate to serve as PSC commissioner. Prior to joining the PSC, Zibelman was founder, president and CEO of Viridity Energy Inc., a software provider for the energy marketplace.

Zibelman was also previously the executive vice president and chief operating officer of PJM, a regional transmission organization that serves 14 states throughout the eastern U.S. In addition, Zibelman held executive positions at Xcel Energy, served as general counsel to the New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission and was a special assistant attorney general in the Minnesota Attorney General's Office.


Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015
Latest Top Stories

USDA Invests $1.4 Billion To Boost Rural Grids Around The Country

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced more loan guarantees for rural power companies and renewable energy firms in 21 states.


SPP Raises Concerns About EPA's Proposed Clean Power Plan

Stakeholders around the U.S. are mulling over the Environmental Protection Agency's blueprint to cut emissions from existing power plants. The Southwest Power Pool has released its assessment of the plan.


Comverge, Constellation To Merge Demand Response Businesses

The two companies have announced a deal to combine their DR operations serving commercial and industrial customers and establish a new, standalone entity.


Grid-Scale Energy Storage Continues Making Inroads

A new report from Navigant Research highlights the biggest markets and most popular technologies for grid-scale energy storage.


Demand Response And Renewables Help SDG&E Tackle Record-Breaking Heat Wave

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) recorded peak demand records last week and relied heavily on energy conservation, as well as imported wind and solar power, to keep the lights on.

S&C Electric_id176
Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015
edf_id180