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Plant Automation News

EPE begins commercial operations of Montana Power Station Units 1, 2

03/23/2015 El Paso Electric (EPE, NYSE: EE) announced that Units 1 and 2 at the Mon...

California first to feel hydro-power crunch of drought

03/23/2015 This winter's record-low snowfall means less hydroelectricity for Califo...

Hatch nuclear Unit 2 back online after scheduled outage

03/16/2015 Plant Hatch nuclear Unit 2 in Georgia began operations after completion ...

Salem 1 nuclear unit taken offline after missed deadline

03/16/2015 PSEG removed the Salem 1 nuclear power unit in New Jersey from operation...

Nuclear reactor in Brazil reconnects to power grid

03/12/2015 A nuclear power reactor in Brazil restarted after it was shut down for a...

Alberta’s largest natural gas-fired facility reaches operations

03/12/2015 ENMAX Corp. (ENMAX) and Capital Power Corp. (TSX: CPX, Capital Power) an...

Byron nuclear power unit back online after ice intrusion

03/11/2015 Unit 1 at the Byron nuclear power plant in Illinois was returned to full...

Miss. Power Co. announces start of gasifier at Kemper plant

03/10/2015 Mississippi Power Co. announced Monday that it had fired up gasifiers at...

FPL to acquire, retire coal-fired power plant

03/09/2015 Florida Power & Light Co. (FPL) filed a petition with the Florida Pu...

Wylfa nuclear power unit shuts down

03/09/2015 The Wylfa nuclear power station Unit 1 in the UK shut down after an issu...

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