| SHANGHAI, May 16, 2013 -- SinoCast Daily Business Beat
Shanghai Taisheng Wind Power Equipment Co., Ltd. announces that it plans to take over 51 percent equities in Nantong Blue Island Offshore Co., Ltd. so as to build a 3-10MW offshore wind turbine tower manufacturing base.
The Army Corps of Engineers is a big step closer to resuming work on the Lower Monongahela's crumbling locks and dams after a U.S. Senate vote Wednesday reauthorizing up to $12.5 billion in water projects over the next decade.
The Westar Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WR) Board of Directors today declared a quarterly dividend of 34 cents per share payable Jul. 1, 2013, on the company's common stock. The dividends are payable to shareholders of record as of Jun. 7, 2013.
The following commentary is by Dr. Randy Moravec, Executive Director of the Texas Coalition for Affordable Power: Did you know your electric company may be charging you for taxes that it never pays to the federal treasury?
The government should be able to pursue its claim that the former owners of an Indiana County coal-fired power plant failed to install required pollution controls in the 1990s because the absence of those controls makes the plant one of the largest sources of air pollution in the country, a lawyer representing state regulators argued Wednesday.
A proposed new high-voltage power line along a busy stretch of the Parks Highway through Wasilla is drawing fierce opposition with some residents, business owners and the city planner arguing it would mar the view and could hurt retailers, restaurants and other businesses.
The Town Council and the Public Utilities Commission Tuesday night approved a five-year contract with a Foxboro, Mass., company to procure wholesale power for the community's municipal electric company.
| HELSINKI, FINLAND -- (Marketwired) -- 05/16/13 --
Metso Corporation's press release on May 16, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. local time Finland's largest pellet-fired heating plant, which was supplied by Metso to Tampereen Energiantuotanto Oy, Tampere, is based on a technological solution that is the first of its kind in the country.
| May 15 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Nok-Noi Ricker Bangor Daily News, Maine
Central Maine Power Co.'s $1.55 billion upgrade to double its electric grid's capacity has meant a multi-million dollar investment in town that is helping offset projected state revenue cuts, Town Manager Paul White said.