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MS Power coal-to-gas conversion nearly complete

02/27/2015

A coal-to-gas conversion project at a power plant operated by Mississippi Power is nearly complete.

Toshiba steam generator in operations at Kemper IGCC power plant

02/25/2015

A Toshiba steam turbine is now operational at the Kemper county Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle Plant in Mississippi.

U.S. utilities will adapt to energy policy changes

02/20/2015

A report says utilities in the U.S. will be able to adapt to changing market conditions, regulatory procedures and emerging trends and technologies.

Comparing Natural Gas and Diesel Generator Sets

02/13/2015

Our expert offers a comparison of natural gas and diesel generators and details the operating realities associated with both fuels.

KCP&L to stop burning coal at six units

02/13/2015

Kansas City Power & Light (KCP&L) said it will stop burning coal at three of its coal-fired power plants.

Mississippi Power must refund $281mn to customers for Kemper IGCC project

02/13/2015

WVa House passes bill letting lawmakers OK state carbon plan

02/06/2015

The House of Delegates has passed a bill letting lawmakers approve state plans to meet proposed federal carbon emission standards.

Kemper power plant overruns climb another $45 million

02/04/2015

Southern Co. (NYSE: SO) said it will spend at least another $45 million to finish the power plant it's building in eastern Mississippi's Kemper County, pushing total costs to nearly $6.2 billion.

Reactions swift after DOE ends FutureGen 2.0

02/04/2015

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced late Tuesday that it was ending work on the FutureGen 2.0 clean coal project in Illinois.

Department of Energy suspends FutureGen

02/03/2015

The Department of Energy says it has suspended the long-planned FutureGen clean-coal project in western Illinois.

NCC Report: DOE must develop stronger policy to foster adequate carbon capture and storage

01/30/2015

The National Coal Council (NCC) today released a new study in response to a request by Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz.

Clyde Bergemann to supply emissions control equipment to Polish cogeneration power plant

01/27/2015

The Clyde Bergemann Power Group Europe has received at $10 million contract, from SBB Energy, to design, supply and commission SO2 and dust reduction systems for the Będzin cogeneration plant in Poland.

Light at the end of the Tunnel

01/21/2015

The Keystone Pipeline is no stranger to controversy from environmentalists in the United States.

GE gas-fired turbines to power TVA coal replacement project

01/16/2015

GE (NYSE: GE) will supply two natural gas-fired turbine generators to help in the replacement of a coal-fired power plant in Tennessee.

Top 10 most read articles from 2014

01/14/2015

We take a look back at the stories that you, the reader, read the most this year.

Potential high court MATS victory could mean life extension for 48 GW of at-risk coal

01/12/2015

In the event that the U.S. Supreme Court throws out a key Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) mercury rule, up to 48 GW of endangered coal-fired generation could stave off retirement, Bernstein Research suggested in a Jan. 12 analysis.

WildEarth Guardians appeals air permit for Deseret's Bonanza coal plant

01/12/2015

A permit for a Utah coal-fired power plant issued in December to Deseret Generation & Transmission Cooperative falls short of complying with federal air quality laws, said WildEarth Guardians, so it has appealed the permit to the U.S. Environmental Appeals Board.

Indiana Michigan nears permit for Rockport Unit 1 SCR project

01/05/2015

The Indiana Office of Air Quality (OAQ) is taking comment until Jan. 31 on a draft air permit revision allowing the Indiana Michigan Power unit of American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) to install a new air emissions control on one of the two, 1,300-MW units at the coal-fired Rockport plant.

New Mexico regulators weigh power plant proposal

01/05/2015

State regulators are taking testimony on a plan that calls for shutting down part of an aging coal-fired power plant in northwestern New Mexico that provides electricity to more than 2 million people in the Southwest.

TVA approves additional coal-fired emissions controls in Ky.

01/05/2015

The Board of Directors for the TVA voted to add more air emissions controls to units 1 and 4 at the Shawnee Fossil Plant in Kentucky.