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Wood has today entered into an agreement to sell its North American nuclear operations to Kinectrics Inc. more

Nov 6, 2017 10:27 AM Power Generation

Tyr Energy, Inc. has chosen Siemens as the technology partner for the Hickory Run Energy Center – a new 1,000 megawatt natural gas-fired combined cycle power plant (CCPP) to be built by Kiewit Power Constructors Co. in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania. more

Nov 6, 2017 10:02 AM Power Generation

The DOE is funding $50 million to design, construct and operate two large-scale pilots; Georgia Power has filed a recommendation to complete construction of two reactors, Vogtle 3 and 4; CAISO says renewable gas is less expensive than renewables... more

Nov 6, 2017 3:57 AM Power Generation

Vistra Energy Corp said on Monday it would buy Dynegy Inc in an all-stock deal worth $1.74 billion, combining two Texas-based power producers in the latest merger in an industry dealing with shrinking profit margins. more

Oct 31, 2017 10:07 AM Power Generation

$38.4 billion given to fund the DOE, Nuclear Regulatory Commission and other agencies; 30 and DC have adopted energy efficiency policies; coal production has fallen while natural gas goes up... more

Oct 23, 2017 10:00 AM Power Generation

The theme of LAGCOE 2017 is "Energy Moving Forward." Expanding beyond its former focus of the traditional onshore and offshore oil and gas exploration and production industry, LAGCOE is helping to usher in a new era of energy... more

Oct 23, 2017 9:00 AM Training & Human Resources

Converting a power plant from coal to natural gas is a long, complex undertaking. Dawes Rigging and Crane Rental, part of the ALL Family of Companies, brought its expertise to some of the detail work taking place in the conversion. more

Oct 20, 2017 10:00 AM Lifting & Transport

From 2010 to 2014, manufacturing fuel consumption rose 4.7%, while real gross output increased at 9.6%—or more than twice that rate—resulting in a 4.4% decrease in energy intensity. more

Oct 18, 2017 11:00 AM Power Generation

Luminant, a subsidiary of Vistra Energy, announced that it will close two coal-fueled power plants in Central Texas. more

Oct 16, 2017 9:45 AM Power Generation

Most U.S. households can expect higher heating expenditures this winter (October through March) than the last two winters according to EIA's Winter Fuels Outlook. more

Oct 11, 2017 9:17 AM Power Generation

Forged Components Inc. (FCI) is the result of Karl Lyons' 50-year journey in the development and manufacturing of ASME and API pressure-containing components. more

Oct 9, 2017 9:10 AM Maintenance & Reliability

Retail electricity rates paid by U.S. residential customers averaged 12.8 cents per kilowatthour (kWh) during the first six months of 2017, an increase of about 3% compared to the same period in 2016. more

Sep 25, 2017 9:35 AM Power Generation

Hurricane Irma struck Florida on September 10, 2017, and knocked out power to 6.7 million electricity customers. more

Sep 20, 2017 9:29 AM Power Generation

The Energy Information Administration (EIA) projects trends in U.S. coal production could range from flat to continuing declines through 2040. more

Sep 18, 2017 6:29 PM Power Generation

Southern Co. subsidiary Southern Power and technology group Wartsila have signed a memorandum of understanding to develop two flexible gas power plant projects. more

Sep 18, 2017 6:28 PM Power Generation

The Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded $7.5 million for a five-year project that will help advance the development of the power grid. more

Sep 18, 2017 6:26 PM Power Generation

President Trump gave a speech on "American Energy Dominance," in which he announced a plan for an in-depth review of U.S. nuclear energy policy. more

Sep 18, 2017 6:24 PM Power Generation

S&P has published its latest paper discussing the implications of President Trump's "recarbonization" policy for the U.S. power sector. more

Sep 18, 2017 6:22 PM Power Generation

World energy consumption is projected to increase by 28% by 2040, according to the International Energy Outlook 2017 (IEO2017), released today by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). more

Sep 15, 2017 7:00 AM Power Generation

Shell Energy North America has formally closed the MP2 Energy LLC acquisition deal. more

Sep 14, 2017 8:00 AM Power Generation