Farmington city officials Friday signed an agreement with a company that proposes outfitting the coal-fired San Juan Generating Station with carbon-capture technology in an effort to extend the power plant’s life beyond its planned closure in 2022.
POWERGEN will not be focused on yesterday, for it is not reliving the glory days of coal generation past. The sessions, as the titles suggest, are focused on the future.
The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio approved the latest modification in a 12-year-old consent degree involving AEP, the EPA, Sierra Club and several states.
The Oklahoma Corporation Commission and Federal Energy Regulatory Commission both approved the deal for coal-fired plant now renamed River Valley
Shannon has more than 30 years of corporate finance and accounting experience. He previously was at ADTRAN in roles including CFO, senior vice president of finance and head of corporate development.
These are cost-shared research projects developing advanced technologies for improving the reliability, performance and flexibility of the nation’s existing coal-fired power fleet.
Energy and industrial maintenance and turnaround specialist Universal Plant Services is acquiring Houston Controls in a deal that expands its reach into instrument, electrical and analytical services.
Dust, extreme temperatures and slip-and-fall hazards make checking coal inventory levels a challenge. Dynegy sought to address these issues and improve operator safety by automating level measurements of coal in its bunkers.
Hundreds rallied over the weekend to try and save the coal-fired unit at the Paradise Fossil Plant, according to several news reports. TVA is studying whether it should close the remaining coal unit.