Items tagged with "Energy"

Retailers lag behind in environmental disclosures compared to energy companies

A report by Sustainable Fitch highlights the difficulties that retailers face due to their complex logistics and supply chains, which make it harder for them to report their environmental impact accurately.

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Revolutionising data consumption: how XBRL can help energy companies understand rate cases

The transition to XBRL by the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), for regulatory reporting by energy utilities, is one of the many interesting frontiers in digital reporting right now.

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New units available for consistent climate and energy reporting

The XBRL Standards Board has approved an update to the XBRL Unit Registry. It makes new standardised units available for measuring greenhouse gas emissions and for reporting in the energy sector.

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FERC releases latest taxonomies

Following its successful implementation of XBRL last year, the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has published an updated set of taxonomies for 2022.

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Updates at FERC: XBRL submissions, guidance, and historical data

Recent days have seen a number of important updates from the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), as it implements its switch to XBRL-based reporting for energy utilities.

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FERC taxonomy update and extended deadlines

The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) is continuing its trailblazing transition to XBRL-based reporting for energy utilities. It has announced that on 15 April 2021 the XBRL taxonomies, validation rules, and rendering files needed for the rollout will be updated to Release 1.5, and will be available in its Yeti viewer.

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FERC calls for XBRL Taxonomy Comment

Following the recent (online) Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) conference, FERC is calling for post-conference comments on the draft taxonomy discussed. In June 2019 the US FERC announced that they were adopting the XBRL standard for utilities reporting, in order to make it easier to submit and analyse data, automate filings, and, over time, reduce costs. In […]

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FERC considers extending XBRL to Form 730

The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), which switched to XBRL for a number of utilities reporting forms last year, has published a rule proposal to revise transmission incentive policies and extend XBRL to Form 730. In the proposal FERC notes that further adopting XBRL would allow the reporting of comprehensive, consistent, interoperable data, and would […]

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New Taxonomy to Promote Better Financing in the Solar Industry

XBRL US has joined a US Department of Energy initiative to set data standards for the solar industry.

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