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Nuclear Power Plants Set Performance Records in Spite of Pandemic

It’s spring outage season in the power industry. A time when plants of all types typically shut down and perform scheduled maintenance to ensure all essential equipment is as ready…


Understanding the Dangers of Hydrogen Sulfide Gas [PODCAST]

Hydrogen sulfide (H2S) gas is produced as a result of the microbial breakdown of organic materials in the absence of oxygen. It can be found in tanks, vaults, voids, and…


Is Vogtle Nuclear Expansion on Schedule? CEO Sounds Confident

“We still expect to meet the November regulatory-approved in-service dates for both Units 3 and 4,” Southern Company CEO Tom Fanning said during the company’s first quarter earnings call on…


Cybersecurity Is More Important Than Ever Due to COVID-19

The COVID-19 outbreak has forced many companies to change the way they conduct operations. Leaders have had to divide employees into essential and non-essential categories. Essential employees must report to…


Technology in Construction: Predicting and Adapting to Change

This is Part I in a series that identifies technology trends in the construction industry, and offers expert advice on how companies can prepare for changes that lie ahead. Predicting…


The Power Sector’s Most Crucial COVID-19 Mitigation Strategies

The latest version of the Electricity Subsector Coordinating Council’s (ESCC's) resource guide to assess and mitigate COVID-19 suggests the U.S. power sector continues to grapple with key concerns involving control…