Razvan Nicolescu, the delegate minister of energy, said the development of two nuclear reactors in Cernavoda will continue "no matter what the situation is" after Romania has already invested USD 1 billion in the project.
Nearly all air samples collected from coal mines in August and September complied with stricter new limits on dust even though the industry had argued it would have trouble meeting the standards, federal regulators announced.
sPower (Sustainable Power Group), a leading renewable energy provider, announced today recently breaking ground on the 7MWdc (megawatts of direct current) Little Rock Solar Facility in Palmdale, CA. The project is expected to begin commercial operation mid-December 2014.
Uzbekistan's state energy company Uzbekenergo has announced a tender to select general contractor for design and construction of a 100 megawatt grid-connected crystalline photovoltaic power plant in the Samarkand province of Uzbekistan.
The Solar Community initiative, the first nationwide bulk solar purchase program launched today to give homeowners across the US and Canada easy access to more affordable, clean, renewable energy – one of the most effective actions individuals can take to address climate change.
MG2 Tribal Energy ("MG2"), a partnership between the Mesa Grande Band of Mission Indians ("Mesa Grande") and renewable energy company, Geronimo Energy ("Geronimo"), is pleased to announce that the United States General Services Administration ("GSA") has entered into a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) to purchase 140 megawatts (MW) of clean wind energy from the Walnut Ridge Wind Farm in western Illinois.
A federal court ruled against ( http://earthjustice.org/sites/default/files/files/14-10-21%20OPINION.pdf ) conservation groups today, and allowed the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to proceed with a plan that effectively exempts eight coal-fired power plants in Wyoming , Utah and New Mexico from federal requirements to reduce emissions of haze-causing sulfur dioxide (SO2) that pollutes national parks and wilderness areas.
SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), a leading solar developer and technology provider, has been awarded 17.7 MW DC of distributed solar photovoltaic (PV) power projects through the Regional Renewable Energy Procurement Project (R-REP) led by the County of Alameda.
General Electric issued the following news release:
GE's Distributed Power business (NYSE: GE), Western Energy Systems and San Francisco, California -based Phoenix Energy today announced they have signed an agreement for GE to supply an undetermined number of ecomagination qualified Jenbacher gas engines to power a series of bioenergy plants that Phoenix Energy plans to build around the Golden State.
Businesses who want to be part of the Hinkley Point C power station project are being offered free training courses. European Union regulators have given approval to the construction of the nuclear power plant on the Somerset coast, at a cost of £16 billion.
The comprehensive alliance struck recently between Tokyo Electric Power Co. and Chubu Electric Power Co. in their thermal power generation business raises expectations of a further shakeup in the power industry — likely involving companies from other sectors — ahead of the full liberalization of the retail sale of electricity in 2016.
Spanish-based multinational Gamesa has sold to mining giant Grupo Mexico a 74 MW wind park in the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca.Gamesa designed and built the wind farm and said in a statement that the company will operate and maintain the turbines and facilities for the next five years.
Alstom Grid has been awarded a contract by ScottishPower Energy Networks, the transmission and distribution network operator in Central and Southern Scotland, to strengthen Scottish grid with the provision of sub-synchronous oscillation monitoring and detection capabilities.