President Obama opens East Coast to oil and gas exploration

The Eastern Seaboard is being opened to offshore oil and gas exploration for the first time in decades with the Obama administration's approval Friday of sonic cannons that can pinpoint energy deposits deep beneath the ocean floor.

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The New Face of Efficiency

At Lausward, part of the Düsseldorf harbor area, a landmark is taking shape.

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Great Plains shale tested for possible energy uses

Tests this summer on Pierre Shale that stretches across much of the Great Plains could help build the case for an underground lab and, if feasible, lead to energy production or underground storage in the rock formation.

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TAYO: Texas Shale Boom Could Be Nation’s Biggest Ever

As Taylor Consulting, Inc. continues to scout and acquire real estate near Texas’ Cline Shale, the latest estimates for the formation predict that the formation could soon spawn the biggest oil and gas boom in U.S. history.

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World's largest post combustion CO2 capture system for a coal power plant

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. has received an order for the world's largest post combustion CO2 capture system for an enhanced oil recovery project in Texas.

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Chesapeake to face trial on bid-rigging

A Michigan judge has ruled that Chesapeake Energy will face trial on allegations of bid-rigging with Encana Corporation at a 2010 state land lease auction.

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Oil train derails in Seattle rail yard; no spill

Jul 24, 2014 Nothing spilled when three tanker cars in an oil train derailed at rail yard in the northwest...

Surveys explore U-boat, oil spill impact

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Black Bison completes acquisition of salt water disposal property

Jul 24, 2014 Prior to this acquisition, Black Bison acquired the Reed SWD Facility near Recluse, Wyoming.

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Maine utility regulators have approved a deal that gave Canadian utility Emera a stake in First Wind, the state's largest wind developer. (Pictured: First Wind’s 34 MW Bull Hill wind farm located near the Town of Eastbrook in Hancock County, Maine.)

Regulators OK Emera investment in First Wind

Jul 24, 2014 Maine utility regulators have approved a deal that gave Canadian utility Emera a stake in Fir...
Yingli Japan to supply 32 MW of multicrystalline PV modules to a large-scale project located in Okayama, Japan.

Yingli to supply 32 MW of solar modules to large scale project in Japan

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Alstom wins contract worth approximately $30 million to supply a Static VAr Compensator system to FirstEnergy, enhancing reliability of the transmission network.

Alstom to enhance reliability of FirstEnergy’s transmission system

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Oil train derails in Seattle rail yard; no spill

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EIA: U.S. petroleum refineries running at record levels

Refinery inputs hit a record-high 16.8 million barrels per day in each o...

CB&I and Versalis announce new technology agreement

CB&I announced a cooperation agreement to market and provide enginee...
New Chromalox DirectConnect systems provide significant installation savings and lower the cost of ownership for multi-megawatt electric process heating systems

Chromalox introduces DirectConnect medium voltage electric heating systems

New Chromalox DirectConnect systems provide significant installation sav...

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Oil train derails in Seattle rail yard; no spill

Nothing spilled when three tanker cars in an oil train derailed at rail ...

Surveys explore U-boat, oil spill impact

C&C sent its own remotely operated vehicle down to the U-166 on Mond...

EIA: U.S. petroleum refineries running at record levels

Refinery inputs hit a record-high 16.8 million barrels per day in each o...

New safety rules proposed to curb oil train fires

Thousands of older crude oil rail cars would be phased out within two ye...

Nuclear Power Generation

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee has approved an agreement on civilian nuclear cooperation between the U.S. and Vietnam.

US Senate panel approves nuclear power agreement with Vietnam

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee has approved an agreement on civi...
Nebraska’s two biggest utilities have been given more time to assess flooding hazards at two nuclear power plants.

Utilities given more time to asses flood risks at nuclear power plants

Nebraska’s two biggest utilities have been given more time to assess flo...
U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Chair Allison Macfarlane

US nuclear regulator looks to reposition staff

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China, Russia leaders seek South American inroads

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New Chromalox DirectConnect systems provide significant installation savings and lower the cost of ownership for multi-megawatt electric process heating systems

Chromalox introduces DirectConnect medium voltage electric heating systems

New Chromalox DirectConnect systems provide significant installation sav...
The Japanese government has voiced its support for coal-fired power in developing nations, setting an annual investment target of $4 billion.

Japan aims for $4B annual investment in coal power overseas

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APPEA: Report shows environmental benefits of CSG and shale gas

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Sixteen students graduate from intensive training program for the coal-fired Navajo Generating Station - give families credit for inspiration, determination, and success.

Navajo Generating Station welcomes latest round of graduates

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Oil train derails in Seattle rail yard; no spill

Nothing spilled when three tanker cars in an oil train derailed at rail ...

CB&I and Versalis announce new technology agreement

CB&I announced a cooperation agreement to market and provide enginee...

EIA: U.S. petroleum refineries running at record levels

Refinery inputs hit a record-high 16.8 million barrels per day in each o...
New Chromalox DirectConnect systems provide significant installation savings and lower the cost of ownership for multi-megawatt electric process heating systems

Chromalox introduces DirectConnect medium voltage electric heating systems

New Chromalox DirectConnect systems provide significant installation sav...

Renewable Energy

Maine utility regulators have approved a deal that gave Canadian utility Emera a stake in First Wind, the state's largest wind developer. (Pictured: First Wind’s 34 MW Bull Hill wind farm located near the Town of Eastbrook in Hancock County, Maine.)

Regulators OK Emera investment in First Wind

Maine utility regulators have approved a deal that gave Canadian utility...
Yingli Japan to supply 32 MW of multicrystalline PV modules to a large-scale project located in Okayama, Japan.

Yingli to supply 32 MW of solar modules to large scale project in Japan

Yingli Japan to supply 32 MW of multicrystalline PV modules to a large-s...
Babcock & Wilcox Vølund signs $80 million contract to build biomass power plant in Denmark

B&W to build 280 MWth biomass power plant in Denmark

Babcock & Wilcox Vølund signs $80 million contract to build biomass ...
The Neath Port Talbot Planning and Development Control Committee has approved Eco Energy World's proposal for a new solar farm in Wales.

Eco Energy World cleared for new solar power facility Wales

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Black Bison completes acquisition of salt water disposal property

Prior to this acquisition, Black Bison acquired the Reed SWD Facility ne...

Pennsylvania auditor cites flaws in gas drilling regulation

The state auditor general said environmental regulators have failed to a...

API rebuts speculation about the characteristics of Bakken crude

API rebutted speculation by the Department of Transportation about the c...

Achieving independence: US oil production

Continuing its remarkable pace, Bank of America confirmed that the Unite...

Transmission & Distribution

Maine utility regulators have approved a deal that gave Canadian utility Emera a stake in First Wind, the state's largest wind developer. (Pictured: First Wind’s 34 MW Bull Hill wind farm located near the Town of Eastbrook in Hancock County, Maine.)

Regulators OK Emera investment in First Wind

Maine utility regulators have approved a deal that gave Canadian utility...
Alstom wins contract worth approximately $30 million to supply a Static VAr Compensator system to FirstEnergy, enhancing reliability of the transmission network.

Alstom to enhance reliability of FirstEnergy’s transmission system

Alstom wins contract worth approximately $30 million to supply a Static ...
Scientists in GE labs recently cracked an important conundrum involving one iteration of fuel cell  technology called solid oxide fuel cell, or SOFC.

GE: Fuel cell startup could spark a revolution (Video)

Scientists in GE labs recently cracked an important conundrum involving ...

ABB wins $35MM electric transmission upgrade in Canada

The upgrade will enhance grid reliability, improve efficiency and enhanc...

Offshore Oil & Gas News

Surveys explore U-boat, oil spill impact

C&C sent its own remotely operated vehicle down to the U-166 on Mond...

Gulf oil spill: Ex-BP engineer's retrial postponed

The August retrial of a former BP engineer accused of obstructing justic...

Statoil awarded Colombia offshore exploration license

Statoil has been awarded interest in the COL4 license offshore Colombia.

Harvest Natural announces authorization for offshore Gabon oil exploration

The EEA provides for exploitation of the pre-salt oil discoveries on the...

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