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Construction of $500M power plant in South Huntingdon stalled

Jul 29 - Rich Cholodofsky Tribune-Review, Greensburg, Pa. - The enormous cost of building gas-fired power plants, coupled with regulatory complexities, may mean only one in five proposed plants ever will be built, says the regional grid operator that moves wholesale electricity in all or parts of 13 states and the District of Columbia. more...
Filed under: Fossil & Biomass

Carthage anti-wind power advocate appeals Canton wind project approval

Jul 29 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Terry Karkos Sun Journal, Lewiston, Maine - A Carthage woman has filed an administrative appeal with the Maine Department of Environmental Protection of the eight-turbine wind project on Canton Mountain. more...
Filed under: Wind

Energy Secretary Moniz discusses MOX funding during SRS visit

Jul 29 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Meg Mirshak The Augusta Chronicle, Ga. - U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said Monday that federal officials need to identify a long-term funding stream for the mixed-oxide fuel fabrication facility at Savannah River Site if the project survives the current budget cycle. more...
Filed under: Nuclear

Cuomo says state is taking to SolarCity

Jul 29 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - David Robinson The Buffalo News, N.Y. - Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Monday he is optimistic an expanded incentive package for Silevo and its potential acquirer, SolarCity, to build a sprawling solar panel factory in South Buffalo will be worked out. more...
Filed under: Solar

Dairyland Power: Rail backlog could force plant closure

Jul 29 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Chris Hubbuch La Crosse Tribune, Wis. - An ongoing rail backlog that has stranded grain shipments across the Great Plains is now threatening to shut down a La Crosse-area power plant. more...
Filed under: Fossil & Biomass

Millstone 2 reactor shut down to fix faulty pump

Jul 29 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Judy Benson The Day, New London, Conn. - The Unit 2 reactor at the Millstone Power Station shut down Saturday afternoon for the fourth time this year because of a problem with a water pump. more...
Filed under: Nuclear


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 more...
Filed under: Energy Storage
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 more...
Filed under: Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Management
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 more...
Filed under: Solar
By Brad Smalldridge
On: July 21, 2014
It's a continuing priority for nuclear plant managers to make outages as efficient and cost-effective as possible. According to the NRC, over the past 15 more...
Filed under: Nuclear
By Kirk Edelman
On: July 18, 2014
When we talk about solutions for our nation’s energy needs, the conversation is often framed as an either/or choice between generation from renewable sources and more...
Filed under: Fossil & Biomass


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Pointers to Help You Choose Solar Streetlights

By Annie K - Solar energy is rapidly gaining popularity among green energy enthusiasts and it is mostly being used for outdoor lighting. Outdoor more...
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Energy Education During Summer Vacation

By Wayne M. Kovach - A few weeks back, I enjoyed a summer vacation at a local beach with my family. A week-long stay with more...
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One of Australia’s largest PV companies goes under

By John Ryan - Having lead the way in a number of major and innovative PV projects in many parts of Australia, Ingenero was more...
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Industry responds to US anti-dumping ruling

By John Ryan - The preliminary imposition of anti-dumping (AD) duties on Chinese and Taiwanese solar products by the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) on Friday more...

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