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Ohio Regulators Deny AEP’s Coal Plant Cost Recovery Plan

The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) approved an electric security plan (ESP) for AEP…


Google Puts Another $300 Million into SolarCity

Google and rooftop solar company SolarCity announced on Feb. 26 that Google is contributing $300…

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NRC to Inspect Damage to Summer Unit 2 Containment Vessel

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) on Monday began a special inspection of damage to the…

Olkiluoto Nuclear Power Plant in Eurajoki, Finland. Unit III, the new EPR is an artist rendition. Courtesy: TVO

France Mulls Nuclear Overhaul as AREVA Reports $5.6B Loss

France will look at all options in an attempt to overhaul its state-run nuclear industry,…

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Palo Verde Nuclear Station Sets U.S. Production Record

It’s no surprise that the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station led the nation in electrical…

Power in Peru

Although Peru has been one of the best-performing economies worldwide over the last decade, its…

Removing Regulatory Roadblocks for PEVs

One oft-cited roadblock to widespread adoption of plug-in electric vehicles (PEV) is a lack of…

Coal Ash Association Welcomes EPA Final Rule

Thomas H. Adams The American Coal Ash Association (ACAA) welcomed the publication on Dec. 19 of a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Final Rule regulating coal ash disposal as a “non-hazardous”


CHP: A Rocky Path for a Promising Approach

Combining electric power production with use of steam for heating, cooling, and industrial processes is…


Pennsylvania Moves to Tax Natural Gas Extraction

Pennsylvania seems poised to levy a severance tax on natural gas extraction after new Governor…


Massachusetts Looks to Boost Natural Gas Infrastructure

The Massachusetts House of Representatives is considering a bill that would enact sweeping changes in…


U.S. Will Seek to Cut Upstream Methane Emissions Up to 45% by 2025

The Obama administration announced on Jan. 14 that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will propose…

Using Fuel Cells for Distributed CHP in Gas Transmission

Moving natural gas through long-distance pipelines requires substantial energy, and much of that energy is…


U.S. Gas Production Still at Record Highs Despite Collapse in Oil Market

The breathtaking collapse in crude oil prices this past fall, which has seen benchmark prices…

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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…


U.S. Electric Utility Toxic Releases Decrease 49% During the Past Decade

On Jan. 14, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published its Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) report…

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AEP Looks to Sell Merchant Coal Fleet

According to a story first reported by Amanda Levin of TheStreet.com, American Electric Power Co.…

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Point Level Capacitance Switch for Fly Ash Hopper Measurement

If you’re the person tasked with controlling the level of fly ash in collection hoppers,…

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Advanced Coal-Fired Combined Heat and Power Plant Begins Operation in U.S.

Great River Energy’s (GRE’s) Spiritwood Station began commercial operation on Nov. 1. The plant—located about…

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