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

There’s more than one way to get energy out of natural gas. For decades, one of the most promising methods – and also most difficult to pull off ‑ has been the fuel cell.

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Achieving independence: US oil production

Continuing its remarkable pace, Bank of America confirmed that the United States is still the number one producer of oil worldwide.

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Regulators to discuss Oconee nuclear power station crack

Federal regulators scheduled a meeting to discuss a radioactive water leak that led to the shutdown of a South Carolina nuclear reactor.

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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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Judge strikes down Longmont's fracking ban

Jul 25, 2014 A state district judge struck down Longmont's voter-approved ban on hydraulic fracturing Thur...

RSP Permian announces Northern Midland Basin acquisitions

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Mart Resources updates exploration and drilling progress

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New report from the National Academy of Sciences says key lesson of Fukushima is the nuclear industry must focus more on the highly unlikely but worst case scenarios.

Study says nuclear power industry must think about unthinkable disasters

Jul 25, 2014 New report from the National Academy of Sciences says key lesson of Fukushima is the nuclear ...
NTE Energy secures investment for three natural gas-fired generation projects totaling up to 1,470 megawatts and valued at over $1.1 billion.

NTE Energy secures investment for three gas-fired power plants

Jul 25, 2014 NTE Energy secures investment for three natural gas-fired generation projects totaling up to ...
Construction has begun on four community feed-in-tariff wind power projects in Nova Scotia.

Four wind power projects underway in Nova Scotia

Jul 25, 2014 Construction has begun on four community feed-in-tariff wind power projects in Nova Scotia.

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Umbra Applied Technologies Group Begins Oil Production

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Lithium Exploration Group CEO Distributes July Newsletter Part 2 of 3 -- Oilfield Waste

Jul 25, 2014 Lithium Exploration Group CEO Distributes July Newsletter Part 2 of 3 -- Oilfield Waste

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Magnum Hunter Resources Announces Acquisition of Ormet Mineral Interest in Monroe County, Ohio and Wetzel County, West Virginia

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Verso Postpones Special Meeting of Stockholders to August 12, 2014

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Umbra Applied Technologies Group Begins Oil Production

Jul 25, 2014 Umbra Applied Technologies Group Begins Oil Production

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces Second Quarter Earnings Release Date

Jul 25, 2014 Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces Second Quarter Earnings Release Date

Free2Luv(TM) Premieres Gripping Anti-Bullying PSA at Indianapolis' Brickyard 400, a NASCAR Event

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Work continues at Seattle oil train derailment

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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...

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Officials require more supports beneath oil pipelines

Two oil pipelines at the bottom the waterway linking Lakes Huron and Mic...

Work continues at Seattle oil train derailment

Railroad crews have reopened tracks where an oil train derailed early Th...

Surveys explore U-boat, oil spill impact

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

Oil train derails in Seattle rail yard; no spill

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Nuclear Power Generation

New report from the National Academy of Sciences says key lesson of Fukushima is the nuclear industry must focus more on the highly unlikely but worst case scenarios.

Study says nuclear power industry must think about unthinkable disasters

New report from the National Academy of Sciences says key lesson of Fuku...
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

U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Chair Allison Macfarlane said NRC off...

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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

The Japanese government has voiced its support for coal-fired power in d...

APPEA: Report shows environmental benefits of CSG and shale gas

The environmental benefits of shale and coal seam gas have been highligh...
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

Sixteen students graduate from intensive training program for the coal-f...

Gas Fired Generation News

NTE Energy secures investment for three natural gas-fired generation projects totaling up to 1,470 megawatts and valued at over $1.1 billion.

NTE Energy secures investment for three gas-fired power plants

NTE Energy secures investment for three natural gas-fired generation pro...

Work continues at Seattle oil train derailment

Railroad crews have reopened tracks where an oil train derailed early Th...

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...

Renewable Energy

Construction has begun on four community feed-in-tariff wind power projects in Nova Scotia.

Four wind power projects underway in Nova Scotia

Construction has begun on four community feed-in-tariff wind power proje...
ReneSola said it will sell two utility-scale solar projects in Bulgaria and other parks in Romania to Hong Kong-based China Seven Star Holdings Limited.

ReneSola sells 200 MW of solar power projects in Bulgaria, Romania

ReneSola said it will sell two utility-scale solar projects in Bulgaria ...
The maturity of the SWT-6.0-154 turbine design, its manufacturing, installation and commissioning processes and related documentation are now certified by DNV GL.

Siemens D6 direct-drive wind turbine obtains type certification by DNV GL

The maturity of the SWT-6.0-154 turbine design, its manufacturing, insta...
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...

Exploration & Production News

Judge strikes down Longmont's fracking ban

A state district judge struck down Longmont's voter-approved ban on hydr...

RSP Permian announces Northern Midland Basin acquisitions

The properties being acquired are currently being developed with one ver...

Mart Resources updates exploration and drilling progress

Initial flow testing for the UMU-3 side-track horizontal well resulted i...

Black Bison completes acquisition of salt water disposal property

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

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...

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Surveys explore U-boat, oil spill impact

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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.

Official opening of Fugro’s new Angola facility

Fugro has opened its new facility in the SONILS Oil Service Centre in Lu...

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