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Renewables

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

Renewables

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

Fossil fuels—petroleum, natural gas, and coal—have accounted for at least 80% of energy consumption in the United States for well over a century. more

Natural Gas

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

The Texas Gulf Coast took a beating this past year with record-breaking weather and oil uncertainty; however, the oil and gas industry, specifically the refining sector, continued to move past a few bumps and bruises. more

Plant Management & Operations

Rob Lee, the newly named executive vice president of Wanzek Construction Inc., said the West Fargo, North Dakota-based company -- a division of MasTec North America Inc. within the Power & Industrial Group -- is "really bullish on the power market." more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Capital costs for large-scale battery storage systems installed across the United States differ depending on technical characteristics. more

Power Generation

As renewable energy garners steam and fossil fuels become less dominant, the industry is looking at technological advances in other energy sources as executives combat carbon emissions over climate change concerns. more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Fossil fuel consumption in the electric power sector declined to 22.5 quadrillion British thermal units (quads) in 2017, the lowest level since 1994. more

Renewables

As BP announces its investment in a developer of electric vehicle batteries with the potential to charge in five minutes, BP Magazine looks at the technology today and its potential for the future with eight, AA battery-size more

Renewables

The economic consequences for energy, raw materials, and land may not be what you’d expect. more

Power Generation

EIA expects nearly 32 gigawatts (GW) of new electric generating capacity will come online in the United States in 2018, more than in any year over the past decade. more

Power Generation

Biodiesel is a renewable fuel made from various feedstocks, including refined vegetable oils, recycled cooking oils, and rendered animal fats. more

Renewables

Federal subsidies for renewable energy—including biofuels for transportation use and renewable generation of electricity—dropped to $6.7 billion in fiscal year (FY) 2016, a 56% decline from FY 2013. more

Renewables

The two objectives of affordability and climate sustainability must be compatible, "which is not so obvious, you know?" Pouyanné continued, citing as an example the continued strength of the coal industry, even as renewables and cleaner forms of... more

Renewables

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

Celanese Corp.'s Bay City, Texas, vinyl acetate monomer (VAM) and Frankfurt, Germany, polyoxymethylene (POM) manufacturing facilities have been recognized by the U.S. EPA for achieving the ENERGY STAR® Challenge for Industry in 2017. more

Renewables

AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals, DSM, Google and Philips have started receiving power from the Bouwdokken wind farm in the Netherlands - a milestone achievement resulting from a unique green energy purchasing consortium they jointly established. more

Renewables

AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals is partnering with RISE Research Institutes of Sweden forestry group Södrato and BillerudKorsnäs to explore the opportunities for producing green hydrogen and 'electrofuels' using renewable electricity. more

Renewables

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