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GRDA to pay $296M to construct combined-cycle plant in Oklahoma

10/21/2014 Northeast Oklahoma's Grand River Dam Authority (GRDA) directors reached an agreement, on Monday, to pay a $296.9 million engineering...

Powering Innovation & Efficiency

10/21/2014 More than 21,000 power professionals are expected to attend POWER-GEN International 2014 in Orlando, Florida, December 9-11. With more th...

Keeping the Lights On

10/21/2014 Motion control is key to the efficient and safe performance of gas and steam turbines. Keeping motion control systems operating at a high...

Power Plant Uprates: Don't Forget the Generator

10/21/2014 American utilities are building very few new coal-fired and nuclear plants, and power generation companies are turning to alternatives to...

NETL Research Zeroes in on Improving Chemical Looping Technology

10/21/2014 Researchers at the National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) are closing in on key improvements to an evolving energy technology known...

Sticky Recipe: The Clean Power Plan

10/21/2014 EPA wants to use "commonsense" to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by shifting electricity generation to more efficient, l...

Countering Cyber Threats: Internal Resources Might Not be Enough

10/21/2014 Those of us in the power industry are well aware of serious threats our industry faces from hackers and disgruntled (or just careless) em...

Bolstering Coal-Fired Plant Economics

10/21/2014 The economics of power generation with fossil fuels, in particular the viability of U.S. coal-fired plants, are profoundly affected by fa...

ACCIONA supplies wind turbines for Texas project


ACCIONA Windpower will supply one hundred AW 116/3000 wind turbines for a wind power project in Texas.

TECO Energy to sell coal mining business for $170mn

10/21/2014 TECO Energy (NYSE: TE) signed an agreement to sell its coal mining unit, TECO Coal and its subsidiaries, to Cambrian Coal Corp. for $170 ...

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