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Dominion Virginia Power shelves plans for offshore wind project

04/24/2015

Dominion Virginia Power, a subsidiary of Dominion (NYSE: D), put plans to build an offshore wind project on hold.

Coal ash recycling company successfully repurposes pond ash

04/24/2015

The SEFA Group Inc. recently opened a stand-alone Staged Turbulent Air Reactor (STAR) facility in Georgetown, S.C., at the Santee Cooper Winyah Generation Station.

Hawaii energy park, Sandia National Laboratories to test energy storage

04/24/2015

The Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority (NELHA) has secured a deal with New Mexico-based Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) to work on energy storage projects at its energy and ocean technology park on the Big Island.

E.ON, GE wind farm reaches operation in Texas

04/24/2015

E.ON and GE's (NYSE: GE) Energy Financial Services celebrated the opening of the Grandview Wind Farm in the Texas Panhandle, 30 miles east of Amarillo.

Feds move to speed approval for Great Plains wind projects

04/24/2015

Federal officials are moving to speed up their review of wind power projects across the Upper Great Plains in anticipation that the industry will continue growing, a situation that's alarmed wildlife advocates who say many bird and bat species are being put at risk as wind turbines proliferate.

Sempra U.S. Gas & Power acquires Minnesota wind project

04/24/2015

Sempra U.S. Gas & Power has acquired the 78-MW Black Oak Getty wind project — in Stearns County, Minn — from Geronimo Energy.

Mississippi Power to build largest utility-scale solar projects in the state

04/24/2015

Mississippi Power, a subsidiary of Southern Company (NYSE: SO), is partnering with two solar businesses and the U.S. Navy to build utility-scale solar power farms at two locations.

Another measure to block advance of NC renewables law falls

04/24/2015

North Carolina electric companies must keep planning to generate more power through alternative sources and other measures after an effort to freeze those requirements failed to advance Wednesday through a House committee.

Nuclear to generate up to 22% of Japan’s electricity under proposed plan

04/24/2015

Japan’s Economy, Trade and Industry ministry set a potential target for 20 to 22 percent of the nation’s electricity generation to come from nuclear power by 2030.

Russia, Argentina sign nuclear fuel supply agreement

04/24/2015

An agreement was signed that would allow Russia-owned Rosatom to build a sixth nuclear power plant in Argentina.

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