ComEd has won a $4 million contract from the US Department of Energy SunShot Initiative to design and deploy solar and battery storage technology within its planned microgrid demonstration project in Chicago's Bronzeville neighborhood.
Plans for a massive expansion of a Southeast Georgia landfill -- which could accept millions of tons of toxic coal ash -- were delayed last week after a surge of fear, confusion and political intervention persuaded federal regulators to postpone a final decision.
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A consortium says it wants to bring renewable wind and solar energy to Arizona cities by building two power lines from New Mexico. But it's fighting hard against being required to guarantee it will put renewables on the line.
Competitive Power Ventures Holdings, LLC intends to invest approximately USD1,000 million in the construction and development of CPV Three Rivers Energy Center, a combined cycle natural gas-fired power plant, in Grundy County, Illinois , US.
In the fast-growing world of digital connectedness, those in the financial, digital information and healthcare sectors know they need to protect against cyber attacks. But what about the nuclear industry? Is there a reason to ramp up cybersecurity around nuclear plants? The short answer: yes.
Oregon's two biggest electric utilities told state regulators Friday that their compromise plan to eliminate coal-fired electricity and meet half their customers' demand with renewable energy would be affordable, technically feasible and vastly preferable to ballot measures that environmental groups are proposing for next November.
FirstEnergy presents a confident public face to support a controversial profit-guarantee, but the company has shown a much more vulnerable side in closed-door meetings with state leaders and others, describing the proposal as an attempt to stave off financial disaster.