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Dubai Awards Contract for Phase 4 of Massive Solar Park

Dubai’s government on September 16 said its state energy utility has awarded a $3.9 billion…

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Solar Industry Celebrates Record Breaking Q2

The solar industry enjoyed its largest second quarter in history, the Solar Energy Industries Association…

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Black Rock Solar, a nonprofit entity, installed a 150 kilowatt photovoltaic array at the Food Bank of Northern Nevada in Reno. Courtesy: BlackRockSolar/Flikr

Trade Case Causes Stir at International Solar Conference

Hanging like a thick fog over the proceedings of the annual Solar Power International (SPI)…

Petra Nova, a 50/50 joint venture between NRG and JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration, operates a commercial-scale post-combustion carbon capture facility at NRG's WA Parish generating station southwest of Houston, Texas.

House Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Expand Carbon Capture, EOR Tax Credits

The U.S. House has introduced bipartisan legislation to promote the commercial deployment of technologies to…

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EPA Postpones Compliance Dates for FGD, Bottom Ash Transport Requirements in ELG Rule

Steam electric power plants preparing to comply with the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) effluent limitations…

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Wave and Tidal Power Technology Near Commercialization

Scotland, which is authorized to set its own energy policy separate from London’s Westminster government,…

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Consider Automated Machine Learning for Wind Turbine Asset Maintenance

The potential financial benefits from Industry 4.0 are apparent to plant owners in almost all sectors. The wind power industry is no exception, and existing vendors such as GE (Predix/Digital Windfarm)

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Canadian Solar Expands Solar Power in Japan. Canadian Solar in July started commercial operation of its latest group of photovoltaic solar power plants in Japan as it continues to build its solar presence in

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Power Market Deregulation Transforms Mexico

Mexico’s energy reform, which began in 2013, has opened up key parts of the country’s electricity sector to new market participants, foreign investors, and innovative technology. Prior to the reform

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Mississippi PSC: Kemper Facility Should Operate Using Only Natural Gas

The Mississippi Public Service Commission (MPSC) at an open meeting on June 21 unanimously passed…

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U.S. Carbon Emissions Increase from Last Year, but Still 28% Less Than in 2005

A newly released update to the Power Sector Carbon Index, developed by Carnegie Mellon University…

The Nemadji Trail Energy Center in Superior, Wis., will be co-developed by Dairyland Power Cooperative and Minnesota Power.

Proposed Wisconsin Gas-Fired Plant Would Aid Utilities' Renewable Initiatives

Minnesota Power and Wisconsin’s Dairyland Power Cooperative announced plans to co-develop a combined cycle natural…

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GE Power Inks Its Largest Services Deal Ever

GE Power signed a landmark deal to provide operations and maintenance (O&M) services for 10…

3.	Added gas. Gas fuels 810 MW of Seminole Electric Cooperative’s units: 500 MW of combined cycle power and 310 MW of peaking capacity from five aeroderivative combustion turbine units, all at the Midulla Generating Station. Courtesy: Seminole Electric Cooperative

Natural Gas Projected to Fuel Largest Share of U.S. Summer Power Generation

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) expects natural gas–fueled electricity generation will exceed all other…

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Pruitt: EPA Will Have CPP Replacement Proposal in Coming Months

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will propose a replacement rule for the Clean Power Plan…

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$100M in DOE Funding Available for Transformational Coal Projects

The Department of Energy (DOE) has available up to $100 million in cost-shared funding for…

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Four Things That Are Killing Coal

Although President Trump has been promoting a pro-coal energy agenda, there are four things killing…

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Mississippi PSC: Kemper Facility Should Operate Using Only Natural Gas

The Mississippi Public Service Commission (MPSC) at an open meeting on June 21 unanimously passed…

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U.S. Carbon Emissions Increase from Last Year, but Still 28% Less Than in 2005

A newly released update to the Power Sector Carbon Index, developed by Carnegie Mellon University…


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Optimizing Project Schedules and Scope with Protective Coatings

Register to attend this complimentary online webinar on Sept. 28 at 2 p.m. ET. Today’s power generation facilities are highly focused on improving profitability by reducing the length of maintenance…


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Western Power Summit – 4th Annual10/23/2017

Western Power Summit provides a three-day opportunity for leaders across the energy sector to discuss, debate, and gain new perspectives on the pressing issues facing the West’s electric power sector.… Learn more

Connected Plant Conference, presented by POWER02/27/2018

Hosted by POWER magazine, this is the only event dedicated to the latest digital monitoring, diagnostic, analytics, Industrial Internet of Things, and decision-support technologies for the power generation industry. Learn more

20th Annual ELECTRIC POWER Conference & Exhibition03/19/2018

Join us as we celebrate 20 years of providing the education, training, products and services necessary for power generation facilities to stay productive, profitable, efficient and safe.  Learn more



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