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Montana PSC approves sale of hydroelectric power plant for $900mn

09/30/2014

The Montana Public Service Commission approved an agreement for PPL Montana (NYSE: PPL) to sell its hydroelectric facilities to NorthWestern Energy Corp. for $900 million.

UC San Diego to install battery energy storage

09/30/2014

The University of California, San Diego is installing a 2.5-MW, 5-MWh battery-based energy storage system (ESS).

PPA signed for Ontario wind energy project

09/30/2014

Samsung Renewable Energy and Pattern Energy Group signed a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) for the 100-MW Belle River Wind project in Ontario.

Global Nuclear Fuel to provide fuel to German nuclear reactor

09/30/2014

GNF ENUSA Nuclear Fuel S.A. (GENUSA) was picked by RWE and E.ON to provide nuclear fuel reloads for the Gundremmingen C reactor in Germany.

EPA signs off on revised plan for San Juan Generating Station

09/30/2014

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approved a revised state plan from PNM Resources' (NYSE: PNM) New Mexico utility, PNM.

Department of Energy loan guarantee advanced nuclear small modular reactors SMR AP1000 DOE Peter Davidson

DOE issues draft solicitation for nuclear loan guarantees

09/30/2014

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) issued a draft solicitation that would provide up to $12.6 billion in loan guarantees for advanced nuclear energy projects.

GE sells first HA gas turbines in US market

09/29/2014

In a deal worth half a billion dollars, GE (NYSE: GE) today announced it has contracted to provide four 7HA gas turbines, two D600 steam turbines and six generators to energy corporation Exelon (NYSE: EXC).

Entergy revises Vermont Yankee shut down schedule; plans staff cuts

09/29/2014

Entergy (NYSE: ETR) said it expects to cut staff after the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant shuts down.

National lab radioactive clean up work handed over to new entity

09/29/2014

Clean up work at the Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico has reportedly been given to another group amid a shakeup at the lab.

Two more nuclear units go offline during refueling season; power prices remain cheap

09/29/2014

Two more nuclear units have gone offline during the fall refueling season - the Exelon (NYSE:EXC) Byron 2 facility in Illinois and the Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD) Cooper plant in Nebraska.

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