Top 10 most read articles from 2014

Top 10 most read articles from 2014

Check out the industry headlines that caught our editor's attention in 2014!


Republicans: Obama missed mark on energy issues during State of the Union

Republicans: Obama missed the mark on energy issues during State of the Union

On Tuesday night, President Barack Obama delivered his sixth State of the Union, and the first with Republicans controlling both houses of Congress.  When referring to the energy sector, Obama mainly focused on his climate change plan.


VIDEO: Georgia Power updates 4Q work on Plant Vogtle reactors

VIDEO: Georgia Power updates 4Q work on Plant Vogtle reactors

Georgia Power recapped milestones reached and the next steps in construction at Plant Vogtle in Georgia where two, 1,100-MW nuclear reactors are currently under construction.


 KCP&L to stop burning coal at six generating units

KCP&L to stop burning coal at six generating units

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


Dynegy delays power plant acquisition to submit additional info to FERC

Dynegy delays power plant acquisition to submit additional info to FERC

Dynegy Inc. announced that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has requested additional information to process and approve the company’s acquisition of Duke Energ's Midwest Generation assets and retail business, and EquiPower Resources and Brayton Point Holdings assets.


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WPS seeks approval to build $517Mn gas-fired generating unit


Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) has requested to build a $517 million, 400-MW natural gas-fired generating unit at its Fox Energy Center in Wrightstown.  

Another group pulls out of PNM's power plant proposal


A third group is withdrawing its support of Public Service Co. of New Mexico's plan to shut down half of the coal-fired San Juan Generating Station near Farmington.

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Oklahoma lawmakers want changes to state wind farm subsidies

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Feds seek public input on coastal NC wind energy study

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Russell Ray

The Power Points blog, written by Russell Ray, Editor-in-Chief of Power Engineering, covers all forms of power generation, including coal, gas, nuclear and renewable. It examines a wide range of issues and advancements in pricing, policy and technology. You can follow Russell on Twitter @RussellRay1.

The Debate over Distributed Generation

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Who Will Replace Power's Aging Workforce?

Wed Dec 03 09:40:00 CST 2014

Clean Power Plan is a "Glorious Mess"

Tue Nov 04 17:53:00 CST 2014


Emissions Control: Understanding your Options

There are a number of ways to integrate control technologies to maximize...
( 03/26/2015 / 02:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time / 01:30 PM Central Daylight Time / 11:30 AM Pacific Daylight Time / 18:30 GMT )

Decommissioning: The Risks, Benefits and Liabilities

If your company is planning to retire a coal-fired power plant, you’ll n...
( 02/26/2015 / 12:00 PM Central Daylight Time / 01:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time / 10:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time / 18:00 GMT )

Power Generation Quarterly Market Update-Presented by GenerationHub

The GenerationHub analytical staff will discuss the current state of ele...
( 02/19/2015 / 11:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time / 10:00 AM Central Daylight Time / 08:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time / 16:00 GMT )

TransmissionHub Quarterly Market Update: December 2014

TransmissionHub will discuss the state of electric transmission in the U...


Optimizing Level Control to Meet New Generation Demands

Join this webcast for discussion on how the addition of non-conventional...


Modernization Solutions Improve Power System Reliability and Lower Life-cycle Costs

Even switchgear that has been well-maintained may need additional upkeep...


New Methods for Bolting Safety

This webcast will cover the latest improvements in industrial bolting te...

The Total Condenser Performance™ Workshop: Tube Cleaning

The common causes of condenser tube fouling and the practical applicatio...

Nuclear Matters Blog

Sharryn Dotson
Associate Editor

Sharryn Dotson, associate editor of Nuclear Power International magazine, is the author of the Nuclear Matters blog. She has a B.A. in journalism from Wayne State University in Detroit, Mich. and previously was the Online Editor for Power Engineering. Follow Sharryn on Twitter @Sharryn_Dotson.

Execs: Collaboration is key to success of U.S. nuclear industry

Mon Sep 29 16:25:00 CDT 2014

Countdown begins to Projects of the Year deadline!

Mon Aug 04 16:40:00 CDT 2014

Despite Sanctions, Russia's Blazing A Nuclear Trail

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