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Pemex

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Pemex's Salina Cruz refinery shut down due to a power outage and was scheduled to restart operations a day later. more

Refining/Petrochemical

DTE Energy has been approved by Michigan regulators to build a state-ofthe- art natural gas-fired power plant...The first-ever database inventory of oil and natural gas infrastructure information from the top hydrocarbon- producing countries... more

Natural Gas

Annual capacity-weighted average construction costs for solar photovoltaic systems and onshore wind turbines declined, while construction costs for natural gas generators increased slightly. more

Power Generation

New EIA data series indicate that total electricity sales in Puerto Rico have returned to pre-Hurricane Maria levels as of April and May 2018 after the longest blackout in U.S. history. more

Power Generation

The 661 million short tons of coal consumed in the electric power sector in 2017 was the lowest amount of coal consumed since 1983, and 2017 was the fourth consecutive year that U.S. coal consumption and coal shipments by all transport modes declined more

Power Generation

Air-conditioning equipment is used in 87% of homes in the United States and, according to the latest EIA Residential Energy Consumption Survey (RECS), home air-conditioning costs averaged $265 in 2015, or 12% of total home energy expenditures. more

Power Generation

Today, Siemens released its white paper, “Resilient by Design: Enhanced Reliability and Resiliency for Puerto Rico’s Electric Grid,” which outlines a new energy infrastructure framework in the wake of last year’s Hurricane Maria. more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Between 2010 and 2016, the capacity-weighted average cost (real 2016$) of U.S. wind installations declined by one-third. more

Renewables

EIA’s July 2018 Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO) expects natural gas-fired power plants to supply 37% of U.S. electricity generation this summer (June, July, and August), near the record-high natural gas-fired generation share in summer 2016. more

Natural Gas

China’s State Council released the full text of a three-year action plan to curb air pollution by 2020. The latest announcement extends its reach to cities in the Fenwei plain in Shanxi, Shaanxi and Henan provinces, where air pollution is worsening. more

Power Generation

EIA has added existing, retired, and proposed power plants in Puerto Rico to its Preliminary Monthly Electric Generator Inventory. This EIA report includes generating units at power plants with a combined nameplate capacity of one megawatt or greater more

Power Generation

MMEX forms solar power sub, MMEX Solar Resources, for its refinery projects in Pecos County, Texas. more

Power Generation

A new analysis conducted by the DOE's National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) indicates...In its latest Climate Report, Duke Energy details its ongoing efforts to mitigate risks from climate change...The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has.. more

Power Generation

Consumption of hydrocarbon gas liquids (HGL) in the United States totaled 928 million barrels in 2016, up about 12% since 2010. more

Pipeline/Transportation

The technology group Wärtsilä introduces a new hybrid solar PV and storage solution. Integrating solar PV generation and storage to deliver a true “renewables as baseload” solution that is not only climate-friendly, increases resilience... more

Power Generation

Describing the series of hurricanes and flooding that hit the southern region of the U.S. last summer, most would say "unprecedented flooding," "unspeakable tragedy" and "unimaginable devastation." Another accurate phrase is "a learning experience." more

Power Generation

AltaGas Ltd. announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to indirectly sell 35 percent of its interest in the Northwest British Columbia Hydro Electric facilities for $922 million. more

M&A/Investment

Competitive power marketers supplied about 21% of the retail electricity sold in the United States in 2016, up from 11% in 2005. more

Power Generation

When Brent Evans started inoLECT, he had a passion for seeking out challenging and diverse projects. He still carries this passion with him today. more

Power Generation

Households in the United States with more vehicles not only travel more, but they often put more miles on their most-used (primary) vehicle compared with households with fewer vehicles. more

Power Generation

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