Minnesota Power Hits Settlement Pact with EPA

Jul 27 - Professional Services Close - Up - Minnesota Power said it has reached a settlement agreement with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency that resolves alleged violations of the New Source Review provisions of the Clean Air Act. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

We Energies drops protest over groups joining rates case

Jul 26 - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (WI) - We Energies has dropped its protest of a move by a solar energy coalition and environmental group to get involved in the upcoming fight over its plan to slash payments to customers who generate their own power. more...
Filed under: Solar

Southern Company likely to construct additional nuclear power reactors in US

Jul 25 - Global Data Point - The company has become the first one to pursue new nuclear reactors after the U.S. more...
Filed under: Nuclear

Low cost of electricity leads to higher use in Northwest

Jul 26 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Danielle Wiley Moscow-Pullman Daily News, Moscow, Idaho - Washington has the second lowest energy prices for consumers in the 50 states, which includes electricity, natural gas and fuel. more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care

Fukushima No. 1 chief admits using used parts for water tanks

Jul 25 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Kazuaki Nagata Japan Times, Tokyo - The manager of the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant admitted that some of the tanks built to store the radioactive water churned out each day are made with used parts but insisted their quality is fine for the purpose. more...
Filed under: International

Shipments of nuclear waste could start here in 2015

Jul 25 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Jerry Zremski The Buffalo News, N.Y. - Shipments of liquid nuclear waste over the Peace Bridge could begin as soon as September 2015, the office of Rep. more...
Filed under: Nuclear
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Posted By: Fred Kesinger
On: July 28, 2014
A dramatic transformation is currently taking place in U.S. utilities. A significant segment of the gas and electric utilities workforce is soon to be eligible for retirement. The first wave more...
Filed under: Human Resourcess
Posted By: Wayne M. Kovach
On: July 25, 2014
The summer is here and vacations are being planned. Whether it's a family trip to a local beach, visiting relatives out of state, or a trip to Disneyland, families everywhere more...
Filed under: Energy Efficiency
Posted By: Pete Stupple
On: July 24, 2014
Moving the electricity sector into a low-carbon future presents many challenges. As supply becomes increasingly intermittent, so the need for fast-responding, flexible demand and generation sources grows. Energy storage is more...
Filed under: Energy Storage
Posted By: Richard McCormack
On: July 23, 2014
The effects of human-induced climate change are being felt in every corner of the United States, with water growing scarcer in dry regions, torrential rains increasing in wet regions, heat more...
Filed under: Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Management
Posted By: Camilo Patrignani
On: July 22, 2014
It's very clear Latin America has one of the world's brightest solar power market outlooks. High power prices and volatile fuel supplies have made solar cheaper than fossil fuels in more...
Filed under: Solar

2014 Energy Market Perspective Webinar

Thursday Jul 31, 2014 - 2:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Please join Black & Veatch as we review our Mid-Year 2014 Energy Market Outlook and Industry Trends in a free, one-hour webinar. This webinar will discuss our insights into the near and long-term energy market, providing an outlook for the power, emissions, natural gas and power fuel industries to identify industry trends and provide market insights. more...

13th Annual Outage Management for Power Plants Conference

Tuesday Jul 29, 2014 - Thursday Jul 31, 2014 - New Orleans, LA - United States


Gas and Electric Law and Policy: The Shifting Regulatory and Market Landscape

Tuesday Jul 29, 2014 - Washington, DC, District of Columbia - USA

POSTPONED TO FALL 2014 At the request of several public officials and because the current date falls on the planned final week of Congressional session before the August recess, we have decided to postpone the conference until the Fall. We will make every effort to retain the excellent speakers and panelists and to focus on the same critical issues. A new date will be announced soon. more...

AESP Conference - Evaluators & Implementers: Merging on the Energy Efficiency Highway

Monday Aug 4, 2014 - Wednesday Aug 6, 2014 - San Francisco

Summer Conference & Expo San Francisco August 4-6, 2014 Evaluators and Implementers: Merging on the Energy Efficiency Highway The road to implementing and evaluating successful energy efficiency programs is seldom straight or smooth. Fortunately, you are not traveling alone. At this conference, you’ll hear from various experts who have “been there, done that,” and will share their experiences, results and, most importantly, lessons learned so you can map your plan for success. But equally as important, we’ll also focus on strategies to integrate evaluation and implementation into the process to achieve incrementally better outcomes. more...

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Biomass Briquette Machine Make Your Waste into Wealth

By Assilla Miz - In furniture factories or any other woodworking plants, there are numerous waste wood produced each day. If not utilized, the more...
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U.S. Department of Commerce imposes preliminary anti-dumping tariffs of 26-165%

By John Ryan - The U.S. Department of Commerce has issued steep preliminary anti-dumping (AD) tariffs on solar products from China and Taiwan, which more...
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EU debates energy security strategy

By John Ryan - The European Energy Security Strategy, drawn up by the EU as the crisis [External Link] and debated by the European Parliament more...
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Essential Considerations You Should Make Before Going for Solar Lighting

By Annie K - Solar lights are becoming increasingly popular and many residents and commercial establishments are now using solar street lights. This is more...

Stone Crusher For Sale

By jaw crusher - Stone Crusher For Sale Application of used stone crushing machine Used stone crusher is widely used in granite, basalt, limestone, more...

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