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GE to equip 50 MW natural gas power plant in Colorado

09/30/2014 This agreement between Sky Global and San Bernard allows San Bernard to participate in the value of the project through its investment in the ...
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Brazil adds 4.7 GW of power generation to power grid

09/30/2014

Brazil has added 4.6 GW of installed capacity to its power grid this year, according to the latest government data 

PPL permits gas firing at big Brunner Island coal plant

09/29/2014

The 1,437 MW Brunner Island plant is one of the facilities that PPL plans to contribute to a new company, Talen Energy 

GE, Alstom to equip natural gas combined cycle power plant for Exelon

09/29/2014 The four 7HA gas turbines GE is supplying to Exelon will, together with the steam turbines and generators, add a total of 2,000 MW of addition...

VIDEO: Colombia considers transmission interconnection with Chile

09/29/2014

Chile pays high energy prices compared to Colombia and could be a potentially lucrative market

Fortum completes Unit 3 at Nyagan Power Plant in Russia

09/29/2014

Capacity payments under the Russian government's capacity supply agreement for 418 MW are scheduled to start as of January 1, 2015 

EPA revises state plan for PNM’s San Juan Generating Station

09/29/2014 Implementation of the revised plan would result in a reduction of water use and emissions at the plant and a 30 percent reduction of coal in P...

Covert, Michigan, power plant plans interconnect to PJM market

09/29/2014

New Covert cleared capacity in PJM’s Reliability Pricing Model auction in May 2013 and May 2014 

Massachusetts electric customers to pay $33 per month

09/26/2014

Many Massachusetts households are going to see their electric bills shoot up 37 percent this winter

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3D BIM for Substations—Driving Efficiency from Design Through Operation and Maintenance

In this webinar, PESTECH will describe their transition to intelligent substation design and its essential role in their corporate BIM strategy. The presentation will illustrate how a substation de...
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High Availability Networks. Application of IEC6439-3 Protocols for IEC61850 Process Bus implementation

Networks can now be built for the first time with genuinely uninterrupted data communication between sensors, drives and measuring equipment. These new techniques, PRP (Parallel Redundancy Protocol...
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Understanding Moisture Dynamics in Power Transformers

While the need to measure moisture in power transformers has been well documented and is universally accepted, the understanding of how moisture moves within a transformer under various conditions ...
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