First Solar, Inc. has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) to offtake 10.8 MW of power from a solar facility to be built on the site of the decommissioned Rancho Seco Nuclear Generation Station (RSNGS) in Herald, California.
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) issued a white finding to the River Bend nuclear power plant in Louisiana.
There are no roads leading to SMUD’s 688-MW Upper American River Project hydroelectric system, so recent projects at Rubicon Dam and Buck Island Reservoir saw SMUD engineers and contractors join 20 pack mules and their four handlers on a more than 6-mile trek with three tons of construction equipment, tools and camping supplies.
The Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) approved construction on the Rancho Seco solar photovoltaic project and a power purchase agreement to be built on the site of the Rancho Seco nuclear plant.
The Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) is seeking Requests for Statements of Interest (RSOI) in the development of a biomass gasification project for combined heat and power (CHP) in Sacramento, California.
Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) has named Helen A. Burt as the lead of the utility's Corporate Affairs team.
The Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) received a new 50-year license from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to continue operating the 688-MW Upper American River Project.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced rules aimed at cutting carbon emissions from power plants by 30 percent by 2030.
Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) awarded the Jacobs Associates team the Owner's Engineer services contract for preliminary design and construction services on its proposed Iowa Hill Pumped-Storage Project located in Northern California.
The National Hydropower Association has appointed its new officers and advisory board members for 2014-15, effective April 28.