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Renewables

Praxair, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Linde plc has signed a long-term agreement to supply oxygen to Fulcrum BioEnergy’s Sierra BioFuels Plant in Storey County, Nevada. more

Chemical Processing

BASF started production of methanol on the basis of renewable raw materials according to the biomass balance approach. more

Refining/Petrochemical

President Trump recently directed Energy Secretary Rick Perry to take immediate steps to prevent further closures of the nation’s coal and nuclear power plants. more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

World Energy announced a $350 million investment over the next two years to complete the conversion of its Paramount, California facility into one of the cleanest fuel refineries in the world. more

Renewables

The largest-ever wind facility in Missouri is one step closer to producing renewable energy. more

Renewables

After a decade of stellar growth, Wood Mackenzie forecasts that solar demand in the Asia-Pacific will decline for the first time this year. more

Renewables

New research from global natural resources consultancy Wood Mackenzie indicates Asia-Pacific's offshore wind capacity will rise 20-fold to 43 GW in 2027. more

Renewables

Half of all renewable energy consumption in 2017 came from modern bioenergy more

Renewables

Covestro LLC and the Eddie V. Gray Wetlands Education Center in Baytown, Texas, are using a state-of-the- art traveling exhibit to educate the public about sustainable energy. more

Training & Human Resources

According to data from EIA’s most recent Electric Power Monthly, since November 2016, more than 75% of Maine’s electricity generation has come from renewable sources, including hydroelectricity. more

Renewables

Digitization and electrification are spreading across all industries and the auto industry is no exception. more

Renewables

Northern California energy authority RCEA and a consortium of private companies, including Aker Solutions and Principle Power, have submitted a lease application to advance the first commercial scale project for floating offshore wind in the U.S. more

Renewables

PURPA-qualifying facilities have accounted for 31% of solar PV capacity, 5% of onshore wind capacity, and 6% of total electric generating capacity across all technologies in the United States. more

Renewables

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

Port of Corpus Christi’s new breakbulk cargo laydown yard, the Rincon West Yard, received its first shipment of wind turbine components on July 14th. more

Offshore & Marine

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

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