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AEP-PSO asks for rate hike, cites EPA costs

07/02/2015

If approved, rate hike would add more than $14 to monthly bills

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Vogtle Unit 4 completes major construction milestone

07/01/2015 Georgia Power recently announced a major milestone in the construction of Vogtle Unit 4--the placement of the CA04 module into the nuclear isl...
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Vortex’s wind forecasting tool to be deployed in India

06/30/2015 Wind modeling specialist Vortex has partnered with India’s National Institute of Wind Energy (NIWE) to enhance wind forecasting in Tamil Nadu ...
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ABB wins $85 million order in Qatar

06/30/2015 ABB won an order worth around $85 million to provide turnkey substations to help integrate electricity from a new independent water and power ...

Justices rule against EPA power plant mercury limits

06/29/2015

The Supreme Court says that the EPA overreached.

Duke Energy to excavate 12 more coal ash basins in North Carolina

06/29/2015

The material would be safely reused in lined structural fills or permanently disposed in lined landfills.

CG bags 2 electricity networks orders in Philippines

06/29/2015 The scope of work for both projects includes design, manufacture, supply, construction and installation and commissioning of the substations.

Michigan utilities work to comply with power plant pollution rule

06/26/2015

The EPA estimates costs of around $9.6 billion for power plants to install and operate equipment to remove pollutants

Can Carbon Emissions be Curbed Without EPA Rule?

06/26/2015 As we eagerly await the final Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Clean Power Plan rule to be issued this summer, I want to offer some alter...

Solar Plant O&M Optimization- How to Improve Performance and Reliability

06/26/2015 Solar photovoltaic (PV) power plants continue to expand their impact as a dependable supply of electric power in the U.S. Growing implementati...

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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...
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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...
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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...

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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