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Climate change


NYPA, GE Successfully Pilot Hydrogen Retrofit at Aeroderivative Gas Turbine

A pioneering GE aeroderivative gas turbine project to demonstrate hydrogen combustion as part of a retrofit at an existing U.S. natural gas power plant has successfully utilized blends of 5%…



The Energy Conundrum: Decarbonizing the Power Supply While Maintaining Reliable and Affordable Electricity

Countries throughout the world have set carbon emission reduction targets in an effort to limit the effects of climate change. Many are striving to achieve net zero in coming decades.…


Michigan Governor Urges DOE to Support Palisades Nuclear Plant’s Reopening

Michigan’s governor has asked the Department of Energy (DOE) to support Holtec International’s efforts to "save" the 800-MW Palisades nuclear power plant, marking a potential turnaround for the facility in…


Diablo Canyon Nuclear Plant Gets Legislative Approval for Operation to 2030

California’s lawmakers have passed Senate Bill 846, effectively offering Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) a pathway to keep the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant open until at least 2030. The…


Rapid Progress for Japan’s Offshore Wind Ambitions

Japan’s ambitions to install up to 10 GW of offshore wind power by 2030 have made rapid progress over the past month, driven partly by accelerated action to address a…


THE BIG PICTURE: Hydropower’s Climate Risks

While hydropower provides about 16% of global electricity generation today, climate change is predicted to drive various changes in hydrology that could translate into a spectrum of risks for hydropower…