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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A long-awaited federal report out Friday rejected the idea of removing four hydroelectric dams on a major Pacific Northwest river in a last-ditch effort to save more than a dozen...
The Tennessee Valley Authority, which voted to retire the coal-fired Bull Run Fossil Plant in less than four years, also has heard a vast amount of response from its customers and stakeholders, both good and bad. The 889-MW Bull...
The hydropower repair team at the 270-MW Wolf Creek Dam in Kentucky removed a 230-ton rotor in mid-January to gain access to another damaged component.
Houston-based industrial gen-set firm Depco Power Systems purchased 92 generators and engines from the dismantled project and is now finding uses for the equipment.
The blackout snarled traffic, forced businesses and schools to close and sparked long lines at gas stations.
It is the second major outage in less than a week, with the previous one affecting some 840,000 customers.
Fluor has a 54-year presence in the Commonwealth.
The decision is a stunning setback for a project that first was proposed in 2010 and appeared to be a done deal.
Work was awarded to Fluor by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.