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Ameren: 1,200 megawatts of natural gas needed to comply with emissions rules

Aug 19 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Jacob Barker St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Ameren Missouri says it will need to add 1,200 megawatts of combined cycle natural gas generation by 2020 in order to comply with the Environmental Protection Agency's proposal to reduce carbon dioxide emissions linked to climate change. more...
Filed under: Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Management

Boulder, Xcel in negotiations over Solar Rewards, other incentive programs

Aug 18 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Erica Meltzer Daily Camera, Boulder, Colo. - Boulder and Xcel Energy are in negotiations over how Solar Rewards and various energy efficiency incentives should be handled during the time Boulder remains a customer of Xcel but moves toward forming its own utility. more...
Filed under: Solar

Illinois coal plant owners say they've done their part

Aug 19 - Julie Wernau Chicago Tribune - Owners of coal- and natural gas-fired power plants in Illinois told regulators Monday that they should look to other generators to reduce the state's carbon footprint. more...
Filed under: Fossil & Biomass

Three New Utility-Scale Solar Farms Add 20 MW to North Carolina's Solar Surge

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire - Three new North Carolina utility-scale solar farms have begun producing power, racking up another 18.2 MW, equal to taking about 2,400 passenger vehicles off the road for the year. more...
Filed under: Solar

Pilgrim plant offline after latest malfunction

Aug 19 - Christine Legere Cape Cod Times, Hyannis, Mass. - A crack in a heater that raises the temperature of water fed into the reactor caused operators to power down the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station this weekend and go off the grid. more...
Filed under: Nuclear

DTE Energy selects SolarCurrents projects

DETROIT, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire - DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE) selected 84 new solar energy projects for inclusion in Phase 2 of DTE's SolarCurrents customer-owned pilot program. more...
Filed under: Solar


By Rick Barnett
On: August 20, 2014
On 6/25/13, the Obama administration released their "Climate Action Plan" (CAP). This re-confirmed the nation's 2020 goal from the 2009 Copenhagen Accord, to reduce carbon more...
Filed under: Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Management
By Wayne M. Kovach
On: August 15, 2014
Hydraulic fracturing (fracking) is a hot topic. There has never been a middle ground on the technology; people are either for it or against it. more...
Filed under: Fossil & Biomass
By Shlomi Palas
On: August 13, 2014
At the start of the New Year, Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and his Administration announced final statewide commercial food waste disposal ban regulations to take more...
Filed under: Fossil & Biomass
By Kimberly Klemm
On: August 11, 2014
There are several possibilities for furthering the efficiency and energy output of fuel cell systems that could be incorporated into the processes used for fuel more...
Filed under: Energy Storage
By Wayne M. Kovach
On: August 8, 2014
In what equates to an even amount of political agenda and appalling foolishness, Wyoming has become the first state to reject a new science curriculum more...
Filed under: Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Management


Report on Fuel Pumps Market - Industry Analysis, Global Trends and Forecast upto 2019

By Sandy Researcher - Transparency Market Research Reports incorporated a definite business overview and investigation inclines on “Fuel Pumps Market”. This report likewise incorporates more...
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Solar Solution for Shaded Areas

By Annie K - Solar outdoor lighting is usually associated with vast open spaces with minimal tree coverage. This is of course because this more...

MobileLogix to Sponsor Field Service Software Review Energy Event

By Ron Babich - MobileLogix is proud to sponsor along with other Field Service industry companies, the premier field service event in Chicago Il, more...
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Overshoot Day: 3 Ways Corporations Can Save Our Resources

By James Gowen - Today is Earth Overshoot Day, which is the annual marker of when human resource demands exceed nature's budget. How are more...

Wood Gas Generator Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014

By Sandy Researcher - Transparency Market Research Reports incorporated a definite business overview and investigation inclines on “Wood Gas Generator Market”. This report likewise more...

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State of the Energy Industry: A Mid-Year Review

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ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America's leading energy consulting firms, is pleased to join forces with Energy Central to present an interactive webinar on Friday, August 22, 2014, from 12:00-1:00 PM EDT. This free webcast will be based on ScottMadden's more...

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