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NRC gives environmental OK for nuclear power plant’s license extension

09/17/2014

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) said that potential environmental impacts do not preclude renewing the operating license for the Limerick nuclear power plant in Pennsylvania.

Natural gas finally hits $4 again

09/17/2014

The Nymex price for October delivery of natural gas is now $4/mmBtu, according to data posted by the Energy Information Administration (EIA) on Sept. 17.

Three waste management companies to soon sign Fukushima contracts

09/17/2014

Kurion Inc. is one of three companies that will sign a contract soon to study the scaling up of technology to remove tritium from wastewater at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.

GE to supply gas technology to Michigan power plant

09/17/2014

Michigan South Central Power Agency (MSCPA) has awarded a contract to GE’s Distributed Power business (NYSE: GE) for its low-emissions reciprocating engine technology to replace outdated diesel units.

EPA puts out draft permit on 225-MW Texas project

09/17/2014

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is out for public comment until Oct. 17 on a draft air permit for the Red Gate power plant project of South Texas Electric Cooperative (STEC).

Two NRC nominees confirmed by the Senate

09/17/2014

The U.S. Senate Sept. 16 confirmed two nominees to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).

Sen. Reid moves to ensure nuclear dump stays dead

09/17/2014

Amid action in Congress to intensify the fight against Islamic State militants, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid found time Tuesday for an issue closer to home: ensuring that a nuclear waste dump in his home state of Nevada remains mothballed even after the government has spent $15 billion on it.

Barakah nuclear Unit 1 now 57% complete

09/17/2014

The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corp. (ENEC) said the first unit of the Barakah nuclear power plant is more than halfway finished.

Consumers Energy reach settlement on alleged violations with EPA, DOJ

09/17/2014

Consumers Energy, Michigan's largest utility, and a subsidiary of CMS Energy (NYSE: CMS), reached agreement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) that addresses alleged past violations of New Source Review and provisions of the Clean Air Act.

EPA grants extension on power plant pollution plan

09/17/2014

The Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday gave the public 45 more days to weigh in on a plan that would for the first time curb the pollution blamed for global warming from the nation's coal-fired power plants.

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