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Boulder hopes to move Xcel off long-term commitment to coal

By Alex Burness, Daily Camera, Boulder, Colo. - It's the $10 million question: For all the money Boulder has spent in the past five years trying to break free from Xcel Energy and form a municipal electric utility, how can the city abandon that bid and still declare victory? It's possible that Boulder stays on its original course and, with the blessing of the state Public Utilities Commission, creates a local utility through which ... more...
Filed under: Fossil & Biomass

Why San Onofre's nuclear waste stays on the beach

By Rob Nikolewski, The San Diego Union-Tribune - Some 3.6 million pounds of nuclear waste at the shuttered San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station is all stored up with no place to go. more...
Filed under: Nuclear

Startup company hopes Nectar will make coal more palatable

By By Tom Lovett of The Gleaner, The Gleaner, Henderson, Ky. - Nectar Technologies of Henderson is banking that a new clean-coal treatment will revolutionize the nation's coal and power industries. more...
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Study outlines economic impact of wind farms

By Lenore Sobota, The Pantagraph, Bloomington, Ill. - The state's 25 largest wind farms generate $30.4 million in annual property taxes and $13.86 million in extra income annually for landowners who lease their land to wind farm developers, according to a study released Thursday at Illinois State University. more...
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Talen Energy announces plans to cut 53 jobs at power plant

By Denise Allabaugh, The Citizens' Voice, Wilkes-Barre, Pa. - Talen Energy will eliminate 53 positions at the Susquehanna Power Plant in Salem Township, according to a company spokesman. more...
Filed under: Nuclear

The first fatality? Leaders discuss future of North Dakota coal power plants after announced closure

By John Hageman, Grand Forks Herald - A North Dakota coal-fired power plant scheduled to close within the next year may not be the last one shuttered here, a congressman and a state regulator said this week. more...
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By Andy Beck
On: July 11, 2016
The Council of Economic Advisers, an agency that provides the President advice on domestic and international economic policy, recently released a new report, "Incorporating Renewables more...
Filed under: Energy Storage
By Alex Hobson
On: July 8, 2016
This Independence Day, Americans will be celebrating the 240th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. And the solar industry, in the midst more...
Filed under: Solar
By Darren Gale
On: June 29, 2016
When the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) unveiled its "Delivering the Nuclear Promise" initiative at the end of 2015, it was a significant step for the more...
Filed under: Nuclear
By Saif Islam
On: June 27, 2016
PV installers in the USA are optimistic about 2016. Almost 60% of American PV installers believe they will install more kWp in 2016 than last more...
Filed under: Solar
By Mark Muro
On: June 15, 2016
One of the most exciting infrastructure developments within metropolitan America, the installation of over a million solar photovoltaic (PV) systems in recent years, represents nothing more...
Filed under: Solar


Global Digital Oilfield Market 2016 Industry Analysis, Research, Growth, Trends and Overview

By Avinash Gogawale - Global Digital Oilfield Industry 2016 Market Overview, Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Technology, Applications, Growth, Market Status, Demands, Insights, Development, Research more...
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Global Mineral-oil-based Lubricants Market to Grow at a CAGR of 2% Between 2014-2019 Research Report

By ram singh - Global Mineral-oil-based Lubricants Market 2015-2019 Size and Share Published in 2015-11-11 Available for US$ 2500 at Description About mineral more...

Global Geothermal Power Generation Market 2016 Industry Analysis, Segment & Forecast up to 2020

By kara kirkland - Geothermal power is electricity generated by geothermal energy of earth. Geothermal power is considered to be a sustainable, renewable source more...

Global Drill Bits Market Analysis, Trends, Segment & Forecast up to 2020

By kara kirkland - Drill bits machine are cutting tools used to remove material to create holes, always of circular cross-section. Drill bit is more...

Global Smart Transformers Market Analysis, Trends, Segment & Forecast up to 2020

By kara kirkland - Smart transformer is also known as solid state transformer. Smart transformer controls power distribution networks. It makes possible the conversion more...

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AESP Summer Conference: Technology... The Great Game Changer

Tuesday Aug 16, 2016 - Thursday Aug 18, 2016 - Chicago , Illinois - United States

2016 AESP Summer Conference Technology – The Great Game Changer August 16-18 - Chicago In recent times, the role of technology has branched out into different directions. No longer is technology just a part of energy efficiency that is responsible more...

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