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Only Pre-Service Inspections Remain Before First Nuclear Plant Restarts in Japan

The Japanese Nuclear Regulatory Authority (NRA) approved Kyushu Electric Power Co.’s operational safety programs for…

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Wind Is Mainstream, and Other Insights from WINDPOWER 2015

Wind is no longer a niche alternative energy industry, American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) CEO…

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EPA Takes Action to Eliminate Startup, Shutdown, and Malfunction Emissions Exemptions

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a state implementation plan (SIP) call action to…

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Clean Power Plan Will Cut CO2 Emissions to 1980s Levels, Says EIA

The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) proposed Clean Power Plan (CPP) will cut power sector CO2…

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Kemper Project Loses Key Power Buyer Due to Delays, High Costs

South Mississippi Electric (SME), an electric cooperative that has been Mississippi Power Co.'s (MPC's) long-time…

Resources for Women in Power Generation

This resource list is a web-only supplement to the June 2015 issue of POWER. Please…

Power in Turkey

In order to achieve its goals for the future, the power sector in Turkey will…

Nordlink HVDC Project Awards Construction Contract

Europe—and especially Germany—has been struggling with how best to integrate large amounts of renewable generation…

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Batteries Are Carving Out Space on the Grid

Falling prices and technological improvements have brought battery storage systems into direct competition with traditional…

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Duke Announces Plan to Retire Asheville Coal Plant, Replace with CCPP

Duke Energy announced on May 19 that it will construct a new 650-MW natural gas–fired…

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Murkowski Introduces Array of Energy Bills

In the opening move of what is certain to be a long and contentious process,…

First Power-to-Gas Projects in U.S. Launched

Southern California Gas Co., the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), and the National Fuel Cell…

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GE’s New HA Turbines Nearing Delivery

General Electric’s (GE’s) new flagship HA turbines, which will be the largest and most efficient…

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Siemens and GE Ink Big Orders with Egypt

The Egypt Economic Development Conference (EEDC) in Sharm El-Sheikh resulted in some big agreements for…

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Duke Announces Plan to Retire Asheville Coal Plant, Replace with CCPP

Duke Energy announced on May 19 that it will construct a new 650-MW natural gas–fired…

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Lawmakers Work to Make PRB Coal Less Attractive in Illinois

A group of Illinois state lawmakers are proposing legislation to discourage the import of Powder…

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EIA: Reports of Coal’s Death May Have Been Greatly Exaggerated

Electricity generation from existing coal-fired power plants will increase from 2012 levels through 2025, according…

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Industry in Turmoil: Coal Plants Shutting Down Around the World

Numerous announcements of plant closures during the past week are painting a grim picture for…

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J.E. Corette Coal-Fired Power Plant to Be Retired

PPL Montana, a subsidiary of PPL Corp., announced on Feb. 10 that it will permanently…


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Western Power Summit – 2nd Annual

Convene with senior-level executives and policy makers to address vital issues and explore a range of strategies related to challenges facing Western electric power markets. Issues to be addressed include long-haul transmission, emerging energy imbalance markets, California’s energy storage directive, and the water-energy nexus. Deepen your understanding of fast-moving market dynamics and interact with an…

Asian SBC Users’ Group Annual Conference – 5th Annual

This annual conference is the only event in Asia dedicated to the use of sub-bituminous coal, with a focus on coal-handling, boiler & combustion, and keeping power plants efficient, economic, and safe.  Discover best practices in the handling and burning of SBCs and network with hundreds of generating company industry professionals all in one place.…

ELECTRIC POWER 2016, Presented by POWER magazine – 18th Annual

As the official event of POWER magazine, the ELECTRIC POWER Conference + Exhibition is a platform for power generation companies to come together in one place to address current industry trends and the challenges confronting power plant professionals today.  It’s a chance to go beyond the pages of POWER and interact with key stakeholders.

LDC Gas Forums – 16th Annual Southeast Forum

Join 500+ leaders of the Natural Gas Industry for 3 days of unparalleled networking, insights, and deal-making. Hear the latest updates on the state of the market, connect with current and future clients, and expose your company to one of the largest natural gas industry gatherings in the Southeast.

LDC Gas Forums – 20th Annual Northeast Forum

600+ Natural Gas Industry buyers, sellers, analysts, and marketers will be gathering Boston this June to share insights, network, and conduct business. Join us as we work through the challenges 2015 is offering by attending the event where the Natural Gas Industry gathers!


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