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EthosEnergy supplies parts for GE natural gas-fired turbine

10/22/2014

EthosEnergy, a joint venture between Wood Group and Siemens (NYSE: SI), completed a contract to supply new manufactured combustion components for TransCanada’s 560-MW Ocean States Power Plant in Rhode Island.

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, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for a 495-MW combined-cycle power plant near Chouteau, Oklahoma.

EPA gathering information on proposed power plant rules

10/21/2014

As the Dec. 1 deadline for the comment period on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed Clean Power Plan approaches, the agency continues to gather information on the proposal, Sarah Dunham, director, Office of Atmospheric Programs with the EPA said on Oct. 14.

Siemens gas, steam turbines powering cogeneration plant in Germany

10/17/2014

After several months of testing and trial runs, Siemens (NYSE: SI) has handed over three of its gas turbines to Dow Stade for a new 163-MW cogeneration power plant.

SNC-Lavalin completes sale of interest in NY natural gas-fired power plant

10/15/2014

SNC-Lavalin Inc. (TSX: SNC) reached financial close on the sale of its minority interest in Astoria Project Partners LLC (Astoria I) to EIF Astoria LLC and East River FundCo LLC.

GE to supply gas turbines for 750 MW combined-cycle power project in Iraq

10/15/2014

GE (NYSE: GE) has signed a contract with ENKA to supply four 9E gas turbines and one steam turbine for the Bazyan power plant, a new 750-MW combined-cycle power plant being developed by Qaiwan Group in the Kurdistan region in Iraq.

Huntington Beach Energy Project nears California commission decision

10/13/2014

EPA grants GHG permit for natural gas-fired expansion project in Texas

10/10/2014

A greenhouse gas (GHG) Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD) construction permit was awarded for a $200 million gas-fired power expansion project in Texas.

Rolling Hills nears permits for conversion of Ohio power plant

10/09/2014

Rolling Hills Generating LLC is nearing permits from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency that will allow the conversion of its gas-fired, simple-cycle power plant to a combined-cycle facility with a higher capacity level.

Ameren Missouri announces plans to expand renewable portfolio, reduce CO2 emissions by 30%

10/02/2014

Ameren Missouri, a subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE), filed a 20-year plan with the Missouri Public Service Commission to expand solar and wind power in the state.

PW Power Systems completes testing of aeroderivative natural gas-fired turbine

09/30/2014

PW Power Systems successfully completed the initial verification tests for its latest aeroderivative FT4000 gas turbine.

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).

Exelon Generation to build two combined-cycle gas turbine units in Texas

09/29/2014

Exelon Generation (NYSE: EXC) is planning to build two combined-cycle gas turbine (CCGT) units in Texas utilizing a new General Electric (NYSE: GE) technology, making the projects among the cleanest, most efficient CCGTs in the nation.

Texas’ Panda Temple combined cycle plant up and running

09/26/2014

Panda Power Funds dedicated its Panda Temple combined-cycle power plant at an inaugural celebration and ribbon cutting ceremony in Temple, Texas on Thursday.

Construction of natural gas-fired power plant in Wyoming reaches milestone

09/23/2014

Black Hills Power and Cheyenne Light, Fuel & Power, both subsidiaries of Black Hills Corp. (NYSE: BKH), achieved a key milestone in the construction and commissioning of the $222 million Cheyenne Prairie natural gas-fired power plant in Wyoming.

Court okays Entegra's Chapter 11 reorganization plan

09/22/2014

The bankruptcy judge for power plant operator Entegra Power Group LLC and some of its related companies on Sept. 19 approved a bankruptcy reorganization plan, clearing the way for a quick emergence from Chapter 11 protection.

Duke Energy Florida argues for late change in supply plan

09/11/2014

The NRG Florida LP unit of NRG Energy (NYSE: NRG), which wants to sell power to Duke Energy Florida from its power plant in Florida, or sell the plant itself to Duke, isn’t happy with a new Duke plan to buy a competitor’s power plant instead.

Power plant capacity additions in 2014 mostly natural gas, solar, wind

09/09/2014

In the first half of 2014, 4,350 MW of new utility-scale generating capacity were brought online, with more than half of that from natural gas-fired power plants, according to data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA).

Fluor completes Texas combined cycle, replacement project

09/09/2014

Nooter/Eriksen awarded first North American HRSG behind the Mitsubishi M501J Gas Turbine

09/08/2014

Nooter/Eriksen was recently awarded the contract from Grand River Dam Authority (GRDA) to design and supply one Heat Recovery Steam Generator (HRSG) behind the Mitsubishi M501J gas turbine for the GRDA project located in Chouteau, Oklahoma.