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Why Do People Choose Careers in Engineering? [PODCAST]
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Do you want to solve important problems, contribute to society, and help people? Well, then, you may want to become an engineer. At least that’s why some successful engineers have…


Water Chemistry: Power Plant Life and Death
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Power plants that use steam to generate electricity need water. Without it, they can’t do their job. But water and steam are complicated, much as is blood in our veins…


Distress and Deals Continue to Persist in Energy Sector
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At the end of last year, the power market began to lose steam. The credit market wasn’t as strong as it was at the start of the year and many…


In a Surprise Announcement, Colstrip Units 1 and 2 to Close by Year-End
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Talen Montana—part-owner and operator of the Colstrip Steam Electric Station—announced that Units 1 and 2 at the coal-fired power plant will be retired by year-end, well ahead of a previously…


Siemens Will Exit Power, Gas, Renewable Businesses

Siemens will spin off and give up its majority stake in its lucrative Gas and Power division—comprising its conventional power generation, power transmission, oil and gas, and related services businesses—and…