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SCOTUS Justices divided over EPA mercury limits

03/27/2015 The court's four liberal justices appeared more comfortable with EPA's position, leaving Justice Anthony Kennedy as the possible decisive vote

Dominion picks site in Virginia for new power plant

03/26/2015

In its first year of operation, the station is expected to provide as much as $8 million in property taxes

Jordan, Russia sign $10 billion deal on nuclear power plant

03/25/2015 Jordan signed a $10 billion deal with Russia on Tuesday to build the kingdom's first nuclear power plant, with two 1,000 MW reactors in the co...

Hungary says EU to OK Russian fuel deal for nuclear plant

03/25/2015

Russia's Rosatom is scheduled to build two new reactors for the Soviet-era power plant in the Hungarian city of Paks by 2027

Montana state senator proposes fees for companies that close coal plants

03/25/2015

"It really chaps my hide that somebody else is going to dictate Montana from Washington"

House GOP wants states to dodge Clean Power Plan as legal battles ensue

03/25/2015

The subcommittee will examine the legislation at a hearing on April 14

B&W wins $40.3 million emission control contract by Colorado Springs Utilities

03/25/2015

B&W PGG’s portion of the major capital improvements being implemented at the plant is valued at about $40.3 million

Duke Energy to appeal $25.1 million fine by North Carolina regulators

03/24/2015 The fine, which was announced earlier this month, was issued over ongoing contamination at the L.V. Sutton Electric Plant outside Wilmington

GOP lawmaker targets Obama climate plan

03/24/2015

The bill also would delay the Environmental Protection Agency's climate rule until all court challenges are completed

El Paso Electric puts two power plants units into operation

03/23/2015 El Paso Electric said March 20 that commercial operation has started for the first two generating units at the Montana Power Station 

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When Grid Optimization is Not Enough: Making Cents of Disruptive Change.

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Avoiding the Pitfalls of Premium Power

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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

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

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