U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Ark.), Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development, today issued the following opening statement during a subcommittee hearing to review the FY2016 budget request for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
U.S. Reps. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) and Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.) today led a bipartisan coalition of the Illinois Congressional Delegation in expressing support for maintaining Illinois' leadership in nuclear energy.
Southwest Research Institute has been awarded $4.9 million by the U.S. Department of Energy as part of a $9.9 million continuation contract to manufacture and test a high-efficiency supercritical CO2 hot gas turbo-expander and compact heat exchangers for concentrating solar power plants.
Proposed price changes vary for different types of customers, and the increase would differ based on individual electricity use. An average residential customer using 768 kilowatt hours per month would see an increase of about $4.64 on their monthly bill.
It is recognition five years in the making. After years of research, development and real-world application, Salt River Project senior engineer Kyle Cormier and Joe Nowaczyk, former director of Electronic Systems, are being honored for their work, which focuses on enabling technologies to make grid modernization more reliable for SRP customers and the overall power industry into the future.
The power plant is set to de developed by French utility Electricite de France (EDF). It is being developed as part of UK's plan to replace a fifth of UK's ageing nuclear power and coal plants in the coming decade.
GRID Alternatives (GRID), the nation’s largest non-profit solar installer, has become a channel partner to Clean Power Finance (CPF) to help more low-income homeowners save money on their electric bills with residential solar.
SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), the world's largest renewable energy development company, and Solar Grid Storage LLC, a leader in deploying combined energy storage and solar PV systems, today announced that SunEdison has acquired the energy storage project origination team, project pipeline, and subject to customary consents and assignments, four operating storage projects from Solar Grid Storage.
U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.), Chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works (EPW) Committee, released the following statement after today's full committee hearing on the president's proposed fiscal year 2016 budget for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).