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DOE project captures, stores 10 million metric tons of carbon dioxide

04/24/2015 Rapid commercial development and deployment of clean coal technologies, particularly CCS, will help position the United States as a leader in ...

U.S. Department of Justice completes review of PPL-Riverstone transaction

04/24/2015 Previously, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission and Nuclear Regulatory Commission approved filing...

Alliant Energy's Wisconsin utility seeks OK for natural gas power plant

04/24/2015 The proposed project location is on the site of Alliant Energy's existing Riverside Energy Center, Beloit Operations Center and Rock River Gen...

We Energies: Powering peregrine recovery

04/24/2015

We Energies has been housing and hatching the fastest bird in the world at its power plants for decades 

Installations of natural gas generator sets to double by 2024

04/24/2015

Annual installations of natural gas generator sets are expected to grow from 12.9 GW in 2015 to more than 27.1 GW in 2024 

Regulators closer to final decision on coal power plant

04/23/2015 The future of an aging coal-fired power plant that provides electricity to more than 2 million people in New Mexico and other parts of the Sou...

Case Study: Oahu Electricity Customers Save Energy, Money With Gamification App

04/23/2015 Some electricity customers on Oahu saved extra energy and money during a 12-week pilot project that combined technology, education, games and ...

AEP plans coal shutdowns, more fuel diversity

04/23/2015 AEP's earnings growth strategy includes leveraging its century of transmission expertise to support the nation's changing generation mix and m...

New designs of open extra-high-voltage switchgear for power plants

04/22/2015

This article contains a description of open switchgear for thermal, hydro- and nuclear power plants, developed by the author

Dominion Virginia Power to close coal ash ponds in state

04/22/2015

The closures of nine ponds will occur at four power plants    

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Beyond Integration: Three Dynamics Reshaping Renewables and the Grid

In a unique industry research initiative, DNV GL gathered views from over 1,600 energy sector participants across 71 countries on a scenario in which renewables account for 70% of power sector gene...
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Engaging the Small and Mid-sized Business (SMB) Marketplace

This session will outline how Duke Energy leveraged Voice of Customer insights, previous experience in similar outreach programs, and careful internal analysis to identify an improvement opportunit...
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When Grid Optimization is Not Enough: Making Cents of Disruptive Change.

Electric utilities today face unprecedented volatility and business challenges. To stay competitive and ensure a managed transition to a sustainable future, electric utilities must ensure grid reli...
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Avoiding the Pitfalls of Premium Power

Premium power is an increasingly valuable tool for utilities and municipalities, who can charge more for supplying power to customers with critical loads. At the same time, more customers have thei...

WHITE PAPERS

Is Direct View LED Ready?

If you’ve ever been to the Auto Show or taken in a game at a stadium with a video scoreboard, chances are you’ve noticed the brightness and color d...

Cooling System Technology for Cube-Based Display Walls

The cooling system in a cube-based display wall is a critical factor to consider when you're planning which technology would be best for your contr...

Envisioning the Smart Grid of the Future

While it is true that the future is unknowable, it’s a safe guess that the smart grid of tomorrow will be dramatically different than the smart gri...

Managed Services: More Smart Grid Benefits; Less Smart Grid Risk

Planning and deploying smart grid solutions is a challenge under the best of circumstances, and for many, balancing the risk-reward continuum is a ...
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