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Video: GE launches biocide for cooling water systems to reduce corrosion

10/27/2014

On Monday, GE (NYSE: GE) introduced a new biocide for industrial cooling water systems which will reduce microbiologically influenced corrosion and the potential risk of Legionella bacteria.

New water treatment system at Fukushima projected to increase capacity, cut radioactive waste by 90 percent

10/21/2014

A new high-performance water treatment system has begun testing at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station, and is expected to boost water treatment capacity by 500 tons a day while reducing its radioactive waste output by 90 percent, according to a release from Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO).

Duke Energy creates coal ash management, advisory board

10/02/2014

Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) has announced the creation of two groups to help guide the company's strategy around coal ash storage solutions and coal combustion products.

GE announces technology to generate renewable energy from wastewater

09/29/2014

GE (NYSE: GE) introduced the latest in membrane-based wastewater treatment technology, combining anaerobic digestion technology with its ZeeWeed 500 membranes, resulting in the anaerobic membrane bioreactor (AnMBR).

Duke Energy to invest $10M to clean up waterways, Dan River area

09/25/2014

Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) has created a $10 million Water Resources Fund to cleanup waterways across five states. The fund also includes $1.5 million for projects in the Dan River Basin Region.

EPRI licenses resin for nuclear power plant internal water streams

09/18/2014

EPRI entered into a license agreement with Purolite Corp. to manufacture a resin that removes radioactive elements from internal water streams of nuclear power plants.

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.

Video: SELC to file suits against three Duke Energy coal ash facilities

09/09/2014

The Southern Environmental Law Center (SELC) is filing lawsuits against three Duke Energy coal ash facilities for violation of the Clean Water Act.

Oil spill reported near Beaver Valley nuclear power unit

09/09/2014

Less than 5 gallons of oil was spilled into the Ohio River from the Beaver Valley Unit 2 reactor in Pennsylvania.

Report: India’s nuclear power plants were “accident-free” from 2013-2014

09/02/2014

A report says all of India’s nuclear power plants were classified as accident-free during the 2013-2014 timeframe.

Water intake resumes after Ohio River oil spill

08/20/2014

Ohio and Kentucky water districts have resumed taking water from the Ohio River after a fuel oil spill led them to stop doing so.

Update: Duke Energy crews cleaning up Ohio River oil spill

08/20/2014

Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) workers made progress overnight after approximately 5,000 gallons of fuel oil spilled into the Ohio River at W.C. Beckjord coal-fired power station.

5K-8K gallons of fuel oil spills into Ohio River

08/20/2014

An estimated 5,000 to 8,000 gallons of fuel oil spilled into the Ohio River, leading authorities to shut off water intake valves for both the Ohio and Kentucky sides of the waterway to protect water supplies, and a 15-mile section of the river was closed to allow cleanup.

Duke Energy: 5,000 gallons of fuel oil spills into the Ohio River

08/19/2014

Approximately 5,000 gallons of fuel oil being transferred to the W.C. Beckjord Station accidently spilled into the Ohio River Monday night.

TEPCO to install additional water measures at Fukushima Daiichi

08/15/2014

Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) is installing two systems at the Fukushima Daiichi plant in Japan that should significantly improve water management at the site.

Groups want Indianapolis Power & Light to test water

08/12/2014

Environmental, health and neighborhood groups on Monday called on Indianapolis Power & Light to test groundwater at eight coal ash lagoons they fear may be contaminating wells that supply water to residents on the city's south side.

TEPCO announces plans to dump treated Fukushima groundwater in ocean

08/08/2014

The operator for the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant announced plans Thursday to dump scrubbed water into the ocean.

Energy consulting firm opens office, appoints employees

08/06/2014

Engineering, environmental services and consulting firm T&M Associates announced the opening of a new office and two new employee appointments.

Duke Energy will continue work on NC coal ash management

08/04/2014

After the delay in reaching an agreement on coal ash legislation in North Carolina, Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) President and CEO Lynn Good said the  company will continue to focus on coal ash storage solutions while protecting the environment, including groundwater.

Utility to pay Tennessee coal ash victims $27.8M

08/04/2014

The nation's largest public utility has agreed to pay $27.8 million to settle claims from Tennessee property owners who suffered damages from a huge spill of toxin-laden coal ash sludge.