| May 18 - Chattanooga Times Free Press (TN)
The Tennessee Valley Authority's Sequoyah Nuclear Plant has returned its Unit 1 reactor to operation after completing more than 10,000 activities during its springtime refueling outage. "Although safely refueling the reactor was our key activity, the primary focus is always on improving the safety and reliability of plant equipment," said John Carlin, site vice president. "Team members …
FirstEnergy Corp (NYSE: FE) President and Chief Executive Officer Charles E. Jones told shareholders today that the company is focused on meeting the energy needs of its customers. "Our industry continues to change at a rapid pace," Jones said.
Xcel Energy is willing to sell wholesale power to a future Boulder municipal electric utility, but such an arrangement might not mitigate the city's stranded cost obligations to the energy company, Xcel said in a letter to the city Monday.
Investment in and deployment of electricity infrastructure is shifting from the industrialized economies of the Northern Hemisphere to the developing economies collectively known as the "global south" and from fossil fuels toward clean energy, according to research released today by The Pew Charitable Trusts.
WashFrom the end of 2004 through the end of 2014, the deployment of solar energy in the United States grew at an unprecedented rate, according to a new video report, Solar Energy in the United States: A Decade of Record Growth, released today by the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA). According to a detailed SEIA analysis, in 2004, there were 500 …
Presente.org represents thousands of politically engaged Nevadans who want a future that thrives on clean energy and consumer choice and we support the Nevada Coalition to Protect Ratepayers' efforts to protect consumer alternatives. Efforts by the Coalition to create and protect good paying middle class solar industry jobs should be …
Revised emergency procedures at the nuclear power plant north of Richland did not meet all safety requirements from June 2014 until March of this year, according to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. It issued a preliminary finding of "white" on its color scale that grades safety significance of violations. White violations, the second lowest on the NRC scale, have low to moderate …
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| May 18 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Vince Winkel Daily Times-Call, Longmont, Colo.
Boulder-based Gravity Renewables, an owner and operator of renewable energy projects across the country, has completed its acquisition of the Dog River Hydroelectric Facility, also known as Nantanna Mill Hydro, in Northfield, Vt.
Pattern Energy Group, Inc., an owner and operator of wind power projects, has acquired 100% of the membership interest in Lincoln County Wind Project Holdco, LLC (Lincoln County Holdco) from Lincoln County Wind Project Finco, LLC (Lincoln County Wind). All the companies are based in the US.
Pattern Energy Group, Inc., an owner and operator of wind power projects, has acquired 100% of the membership interests in Lost Creek Wind Finco, LLC from Wind Capital Group, LLC and its affiliates. All the companies are based in the US.