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U.S. CO2 emissions drop in past five of eight years, EIA says

10/23/2014

Emissions reductions in the electric power sector lead a decline in carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in five of the past eight years, according to analysis from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA).

Michigan electric co-op planning natural gas-fired power plant

10/23/2014

Wolverine Power Cooperative announced plans to develop the Alpine natural gas-fueled power plant in Michigan.

Tecogen supplies emission retrofit system to natural gas generator in California

10/22/2014

Tecogen Inc. has entered into a contract to supply its emissions retrofit system, Ultra, for a natural gas emergency generator.

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.

GE to supply gas engines to California biomass gasification plants

10/21/2014

GE’s Distributed Power business (NYSE: GE) will supply Jenbacher gas engines to several bioenergy power plants that Phoenix Energy will build around California.

Developing Infrastructure Spurs Global Use of Diesel Gensets, Finds Frost & Sullivan

10/20/2014

New analysis from Frost & Sullivan finds that the global market for diesel generator sets earned $11.22 billion in 2013, and will grow to $15.72 billion by 2018. The study examined the residential, industrial commercial, and institutional end-user segments of the market.

A Look Back: The 2013 Projects of the Year Award Winners

10/20/2014

Wärtsilä supplies natural gas plant in Oklahoma to balance wind and solar generation

10/17/2014

Wärtsilä has entered into a contract to supply a 56-MW Smart Power Generation power plant, including three of its 50SG natural gas engines, to the Stillwater Utilities Authority (SUA) in Oklahoma.

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.

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.

Wärtsilä to supply 112 MW peaking power plant in North Dakota

10/15/2014

Basin Electric Power Cooperative has awarded a contract to Wärtsilä to supply a Smart Power Generation power plant for its planned facility in Williston, North Dakota.

Exelon, CB&I, 8 Rivers develop zero emission natural gas-fired project

10/15/2014

CB&I (NYSE: CBI), Exelon Generation (NYSE: EXC) and 8 Rivers Capital have teamed to build a $140 million demonstration power plant that produces zero emissions from natural gas.

DTE Biomass, Landfill Energy Systems complete 20 MW renewable power plant in California

10/14/2014

DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE)'s subsidiary, DTE Biomass Energy, and Landfill Energy Systems formed a joint venture, Sunshine Gas Producers, to complete a 20-MW renewable energy facility at the Sunshine Canyon Landfill in California.

GE sends aeroderivative gas turbine sets to aid hurricane recovery

10/13/2014

GE Power & Water’s (NYSE: GE) Distributed Power unit provided four, 25-MW TM2500+ aeroderivative gas turbine sets in Mexico following Hurricane Odile.

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.

A lot of LNG projects working through federal review process

10/07/2014

Since 2010, of 35 applications it has received that require a public interest review, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has approved three applications to export liquefied natural gas (LNG) and six applications are conditionally approved with final approval contingent on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's issuance of a satisfactory environmental review of each export facility.

POWER-GEN International 2014: Powering Innovation and Efficiency

10/06/2014

It's the largest annual forum for the power generation industry.

NTE Carolinas moves for quick approval of power project

10/06/2014

Considering there is no opposition to its 475-MW, gas-fired project, NTE Carolinas LLC on Oct. 3 asked the North Carolina Utilities Commission to cancel an Oct. 8 hearing on its application for a certificate of public convenience and necessity.