Tighten Chesapeake coal waste regulations

Fossil & Biomass | Jul 22 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - The Virginian-Pilot
Everyone agrees on the goal: The million tons of coal ash produced by Dominion Virginia Power's Chesapeake Energy Center must be kept out of the Elizabeth River.

Putting coal ash at the airport still on the table

Fossil & Biomass | Jul 22 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Ely Portillo The Charlotte Observer
Charlotte city officials and Duke Energy are still trying to figure our where to put millions of tons of coal ash sitting on the banks of Mountain Island Lake as they consider sites at Charlotte Douglas International Airport other than under runways.

Kansas City Power & Light Selects OSI Technology for a New Energy Management System

Annoucement | Minneapolis, MN - July 21, 2014
Open Systems International, Inc. (OSI) has been awarded a contract by Kansas City Power & Light (KCP&L) to implement a state-of-the-art new Energy Management System (EMS) based on OSI's monarch(tm) platform.

ABB and Volvo form global partnership for electric and hybrid bus fast-charging

Annoucement | Zurich, Switzerland - July 21, 2014
Global agreement combines Volvo electric and electric hybrid buses with ABB fast-charging solutions, paving the way for rapid deployment of urban e-mobility.

Siemens installs two offshore platforms for TenneT in the North Sea in July

Annoucement | Erlangen, Germany, July 21, 2014
Two significant milestones for German offshore grid expansion; First four North Sea platforms from Siemens will transmit wind-based electricity to supply around three million German households; Successive commissioning between 2nd half of 2014 and 1st half of 2015

Swanzey property owner proposes large solar project

Solar | Jul 21 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Meghan Foley The Keene Sentinel, N.H.
A local property owner is seeking to capture the power of the sun for himself and others.

Power Adequacy Via National Gas Grid

International | Jul 21, 2014 -- The Guardian/All Africa Global Media
AS far as energy supply in Nigeria is concerned, the dark days are, sadly, far from over. Not only is this inexcusable, government should take urgent steps to halt the trend and make the country's energy potential a reality.

More sectors eligible for new stream of the Industrial Electricity Incentive program

Energy Efficiency | TORONTO, Jul 21, 2014 -- Canada NewsWire
A wider range of Ontario sectors are now eligible to apply for incentives under Stream 3 of the Industrial Electricity Incentive (IEI) program, which the Ontario Power Authority (OPA) recently launched.

Power crisis may shut down businesses, TUCP fears

International | Jul 21 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Ritchie A. Horario and Jing Villamente The Manila Times, Philippines
AS the power situation in Luzon remains tight, the Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (TUCP) warned that the power crisis may force businesses to shut down.

Duke Energy Finishes Cleanup along the Dan River

Fossil & Biomass | Jul 21 - Health & Beauty Close - Up
Duke Energy has finished cleanup work along the Dan River just upstream of the Schoolfield Dam in Danville, Va. Duke Energy reported that completion of the work was reviewed and approved by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Govt Needs to Engage On Energy Future

International | Jul 21 - AllAfrica
While strides have been made since the establishment of the Department of Energy in 2010, Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson says that the country needs to engage in a national dialogue about its energy future.

EVN signs $338.2m loan agreement for Vinh Tan 4 thermal power plant in Vietnam

International | Jul 21 - Global Data Point
JBIC will provide over $202.9m of the 17-year loan, while the remaining amount will come from the BTMU.

Departments of Energy and Agriculture Announce Bioenergy Projects in 10 States

Fossil & Biomass | Jul 21 - Global Data Point
"Biofuels and bio-based products offer the potential of homegrown American resources that can reduce our dependence on imported oil and also cut carbon emissions," said Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz.

Egypt to introduce international tender for Dabaa nuclear power project by 2014

International | Jul 21 - Global Data Point
The project, to be built on the Mediterranean coast, is being initiated in order to increase the national capacity to generate electricity. The power produced from the Dabaa nuclear project will be used to overcome electricity requirements. Egypt's military engineering organization has set September 7, 2014 as deadline for finishing the plant's infrastructure rehabilitation, costing EGP13 ...

Finavera Wind Energy Sells Remaining 10% Equity Interest in 105 Megawatt Cloosh Valley Wind Project to SSE Renewables for EUR 2.1 million

Wind | Jul 21 - Canada Newswire
Finavera Wind Energy Inc. ("Finavera" or the "Company") (TSX-V: FVR) is pleased to announce that it has completed a series of agreements for the sale of its 10% equity interest in the 105 megawatt ("MW") Cloosh Valley Wind Project in County Galway, Ireland (the "Project") to SSE Renewables (Ireland) Limited ("SSER") for EUR 2.1 million.

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