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CAISO Expansion, 100% Zero-Carbon Bids Flatline, But Bills for Energy Storage, DERs Thrive

California’s legislature last week wrapped up its 2017 session without authorizing the broad expansion of…

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CAISO to Extend Contract for Oil-fired Units in Bid to Ensure Reliability 

Three 55-MW oil-fired units at Dynegy’s Oakland plant in renewables-heavy California will be needed through…

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UK Supreme Court Rules on Robin Rigg Wind Farm Case [Podcast]

The UK Supreme Court ruled unanimously in favor of E.ON in a long-running dispute over…

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Appellate Court Decides in Favor of Duke in Rooftop Solar Case

In a split decision, the North Carolina Court of Appeals affirmed a decision of the…

FILE PHOTO: The Vogtle Unit 3 and 4 site, being constructed by primary contactor Westinghouse, a business unit of Toshiba, near Waynesboro, Georgia, U.S. is seen in an aerial photo taken February 2017.  Georgia Power/Handout via REUTERS

Decision on Vogtle Project May Come in February 2018

State regulators in Georgia could decide the future of the troubled Vogtle nuclear expansion project…

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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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Tesla to Install World's Largest Lithium-Ion Battery Storage Project

A lithium-ion battery under development by Tesla in South Australia (SA) will be the world’s largest of its type when completed by the end of the year. Through a competitive bidding process, Tesla was

GRDA’s thermal-generation facility transformed the Authority from a small, northeastern Oklahoma hydroelectricity producer, to a major electricity supplier for the region.

Grand Resilience: How a State Agency Pioneered Gas Technology and Bolstered Critical Supply 

Unit 3 at the Grand River Energy Center in Chouteau, Oklahoma, was the Grand River Dam Authority’s first construction project in 30 years. Yet, the team put this distinct project—one of the largest and

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The Highly Efficient Workhorse of Brunswick County

Dominion Energy’s massive new natural gas-fired combined cycle power plant in Freeman, Virginia, has been servicing customers since April 2016. In its first year online, the plant carried roughly 10% of

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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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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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