RSS

Power Generation

On March 29, Exelon Generation announced an agreement with ENGIE North America to purchase the Everett liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal by the fourth quarter of 2018. more

Midstream

Veolia announced that it has entered, through its subsidiary Veolia Energy Operating Services, LLC, into an agreement to upgrade, operate and maintain the utilities infrastructure at the DuPont Spruance manufacturing facility in Virginia. more

Maintenance & Reliability

EIA’s Short-Term Energy Outlook forecasts the typical U.S. household will spend an average of $426 for electricity this summer (June–August), an increase of about 3% from the average summer expenditures in 2017. more

Power Generation

Working natural gas in storage in the United States as of March 31, 2018, the end of the 2017–2018 heating season, totaled 1,351 billion cubic feet (Bcf). more

Tanks/Terminals/Storage

Royal Dutch Shell plc published a report outlining how its strategy should enable it to thrive as the world transitions to lower-carbon energy. The report describes its understanding of the transition and what it mean to the company more

Renewables

Siemens - Mustang Plant

CHRIS LANDSBERGER

Siemens supplied seven advanced aeroderivative gas turbines and generators for Oklahoma Gas and Electric Company’s Mustang Plant more

Power Generation

EIA projects U.S. coal disposition—domestic demand and coal exports—to remain relatively flat through 2050 in the Annual Energy Outlook 2018 (AEO2018) Reference case, even as many coal-fired power plants are retired. more

Power Generation

U.S. retail electricity sales fell by 80 billion kilowatthours (kWh) in 2017, the largest drop since the economic recession in 2009. more

Power Generation

Overall electricity use in U.S. manufacturing has declined in recent years, based on data from the U.S. Census Bureau. more

Power Generation

According to EIA’s Electric Power Monthly, total U.S. net electricity generation fell slightly (down 1.5%) in 2017, reflecting lower electricity demand. more

Power Generation

Wood has been selected to develop the world’s largest fully integrated crude oil to chemicals (COTC) complex in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, on behalf of Saudi Aramco and SABIC as the first PMC contractor. more

Refining/Petrochemical

BASF, the world’s largest chemical supplier to the automotive industry, has closed its agreement to form BASF Toda America LLC (BTA). more

Power Generation

EIA expects a 40% increase in natural gas consumed in the U.S. industrial sector, from 9.8 quadrillion British thermal units (Btu) in 2017 to 13.7 quadrillion Btu in 2050, according to the Annual Energy Outlook 2018(AEO2018) Reference case. more

Natural Gas

Hydratight has introduced advanced electronic bolt load monitoring equipment. The handheld BoltScope Ultra monitors and displays elongation, stress and load on fasteners. more

New Products & Services

The Spoon River Transmission Project will provide local and regional benefits, including improved energy-grid reliability, increased transmission capacity and greater access to lower-cost energy, including renewable sources such as wind. more

Power Generation

Puerto Rico’s power company will begin shutting down if it doesn’t receive a $1 billion loan from the territory’s central government, threatening to cause widespread electricity outages across the hurricane-devastated island. more

Power Generation

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) said on Wednesday it is establishing an office to protect the nation’s power grid and other infrastructure against cyber attacks and natural disasters. more

Power Generation

Spending on infrastructure to deliver power to homes and businesses has increased steadily over the past 10 years. more

Power Generation

S&P Global Ratings' latest report highlights the impact smart meters may have on the American grid, NEI has reiterated its support for the goals of Energy Secretary Rick Perry's proposal..., DOE has collaborated with industry in carbon capture... more

Power Generation

Over the next two decades, global energy demand is expected to climb nearly 25%. more

Power Generation

Industry Report Subscription