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 Video: Boiler leak causes issue at Hawaii power plant

Video: Boiler leak causes issue at Hawaii power plant

Monday night, Hawaiian Electric requested that its customers conserve electricity after the Kalaeloa and Waiau power plants experienced issues after two major generators shutdown.


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

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

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


 Environmentalists: N.J. at risk of losing $500M if emissions program ends

Environmentalists: N.J. at risk of losing $500M if emissions program ends

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is looking to withdraw from the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), however, the state could lose $500 million by 2020, according to financial analysis conducted by Environment Northeast.


Top 5 U.S. Coal Plant Heat Rates

Top 5 U.S. Coal Plant Heat Rates

Peabody Energy recently ranked the top 5 cleanest burning coal-fired power plants in the U.S. under three categories: SO2 emissions, NOx emissions and best heat rate.


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