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Ohio EPA permits expansion of natural gas power plant

05/22/2015 Plans call for converting Rolling Hills Generating Station, in operation since 2003, to a 1,414 MW natural gas-fueled combined-cycle and peaki...

Siemens to service at Brooklyn Navy Yard cogeneration power plant

05/21/2015

The agreement also includes the plant’s SPPA-T3000 control system, SGEN6-1000A generators and SST-800 steam turbines

Electrical cooperative pulls out of Kemper power plant deal

05/21/2015 The entity that procures power for many Mississippi electric cooperatives Wednesday pulled out of a deal to buy 15 percent of the $6.2 billion...

ISO New England capacity market grows in participation

05/21/2015

The average real-time price of wholesale electric power in 2014 rose about 13 percent, to $63.32 per MWh    

CPS Energy building R&D center in old power plant

05/20/2015

The EPIcenter will be focused on new and emerging energy industry technologies

Colorado gov rejects GOP idea of ignoring EPA coal plant regulations

05/20/2015

Hickenlooper also disputed McConnell's contention that the rules would cause electric rates to soar 

VIDEO: PJM evaluates expansion of gas-fired Zion Energy Center in Illinois

05/20/2015 Zion is operating a three-unit facility and has requested to be studied as a 3x1 combined cycle facility with an additional 90 MW of capacity&...

FERC letter suggests safety valve, easing goals in EPA CO2 plan

05/20/2015 These are two proposed changes that have surfaced repeatedly at meetings held by FERC to discuss the EPA CO2 proposal’s impact on grid reliabi...

VIDEO: Duke Energy to retire coal plant, invest in natural gas, solar power

05/20/2015 The plan's major components include retiring the 376-MW Asheville coal power plant, investing about $750 million to build a 650-MW natural gas...

Alstom, NASL to retrofit steam turbines at power plants in India

05/20/2015

The retrofits will increase turbine efficiency by around 14 percent from existing operating conditions 

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Solar + Storage: Capturing Opportunities and Overcoming Challenges

The convergence of solar and energy storage applications is under way. The combined application of solar generation and energy storage can provide multiple benefits to many system stakeholders. Acr...
( 06/30/2015 / 01:00 PM

Storage Enters the Global Stage: What’s the value proposition for your region?

For electricity storage, the events of the last two years have shown that the skepticism around the technology is rapidly evaporating as the storage transitions to a state of deployment. Definitive...
( 06/24/2015 / 10:00 AM

How to deploy mobile forms + devices to speed up field service processes & reporting

Overcoming the pain points associated with any process is much simpler and more cost effective than you think. This webinar will detail the benefits of switching to mobile forms for field data coll...
( 06/23/2015 / 03:00 PM

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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OSHA 1910.269 Question & Answer Sheet

Read this Q&A to learn about changes to federal regulations and how to select FR garments for employees working in the generation, transmission...

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...
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