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COAL POWER Direct—February 1, 2023

POWER Magazine   Jobs   White Papers  Webinars   Events   Store   February 1, 2023 2022 Set a Global Record for Coal Generation The recent shake-up in natural gas markets and their ensuing impact on energy security, and geopolitical tension, dramatically altered the ...


What Will a Fusion Power Plant Look Like?

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced on Dec. 13 “the achievement of fusion ignition.” The milestone is a major scientific breakthrough, decades in the making. Fusion, of course, is the process ...


Power Industry Jobs Outlook and How to Find the Best Talent

The number of power plant operator jobs is shrinking, but paradoxically, the number of job openings in the field is growing. Managers have their hands full finding and retaining the people they need. In ...


The Journey to a Smart Grid: Funding and New Technology Make It Possible

With the U.S. government funneling billions of dollars into new grid infrastructure, and private companies rolling out new systems to mitigate outages and developing artificial intelligence that can ...


Is Delivering 100% Renewable Energy on an Hourly Basis at Cost-Competitive Rates Achievable?

Cynics might argue that it’s impossible to operate the power grid economically with 100% renewable energy on an hourly basis, but a model developed by Peninsula Clean Energy, a community choice aggregation agency that serves San Mateo County and the City of Los Banos, California, suggests it’s ...


Best of POWER—January 30, 2023

POWER Magazine   Jobs   White Papers  Webinars   Events   Store   January 30, 2023 NRC Rejects New Review of Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant Operating Extension The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has denied a request from California utility Pacific Gas & ...