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Switchgear technology breakthrough from ABB

Aug 29, 2014 Switchgear design: ABB achieves breakthrough in switchgear technology with eco-efficient insulation gas. New gas mixture offers alternative to SF6 and has potential to reduce carbon footprint of GI...

Singapore turns to CHP to keep a lid on emissions

Aug 29, 2014 After a three-year collaboration, the Experimental Power Grid Center (EPGC) at Singapore’s Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) and Japanese electronics company Hitachi have complet...

Duke to retire remaining units at W.C. Beckjord coal power station

Aug 28, 2014

Duke Energy to retire the remaining coal-fired units at its W.C. Beckjord Station in New Richmond, Ohio.

Abu Dhabi’s nuclear plant makes impressive progress

Aug 28, 2014

Over half of Abu Dhabi’s first nuclear power plant is already in place and its rate of progress has impressed the International Atomic Energy Agency.

Europe to invest in energy efficient buildings

Aug 28, 2014

Buildings account for 40 percent of Europe’s final energy consumption, and thus represent a key focus in efforts to improve overall energy efficiency 

Consumers Energy nears completion of $250MM Karn/Weadock upgrade

Aug 27, 2014

Consumers Energy rapidly nears completion of a $250 million technology upgrade at the fossil-fueled Karn/Weadock complex, its largest power plant.

Line maintenance utility vehicles

Aug 27, 2014

Line maintenance: Jarraff All-Terrain Tree Trimmer safely and efficiently clears and maintains utility rights of way.

TerraPass expands Renewable Energy Credits to individual customers

Aug 27, 2014

TerraPass has announced that it is expanding its Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) portfolio to include individual customers.

Johns Hopkins University Adds Onsite CHP

Aug 26, 2014 In an effort to reduce its energy costs and greenhouse gas emissions, Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland has contracted with American DG Energy Inc. to operate an onsite combined heat ...

EPA gathers comments on Four Corners power plant

Aug 26, 2014

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is seeking comment on a proposed permit for a northwestern New Mexico power plant.