A measure of the total greenhouse gas emissions produced by an individual, organization, event, or product. It is measured in units of equivalent kilograms of CARBON DIOXIDE generated in a given time frame.
Units that convert some other form of energy into electrical energy.
A combustible, gaseous mixture of low-molecular weight PARAFFIN hydrocarbons, generated below the surface of the earth. It contains mostly METHANE and ETHANE with small amounts of PROPANE; BUTANES; and higher hydrocarbons, and sometimes NITROGEN; CARBON DIOXIDE; HYDROGEN SULFIDE; and HELIUM. (from McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
The effect of GLOBAL WARMING and the resulting increase in world temperatures. The predicted health effects of such long-term climatic change include increased incidence of respiratory, water-borne, and vector-borne diseases.
Facilities that convert NUCLEAR ENERGY into electrical energy.
Electric power supply devices which convert biological energy, such as chemical energy of metabolism or mechanical energy of periodic movements, into electrical energy.
The physical effects involving the presence of electric charges at rest and in motion.
A natural fuel formed by partial decomposition of vegetable matter under certain environmental conditions.
A plant species of the family BRASSICACEAE best known for the edible roots.
Hydrocarbon-rich byproducts from the non-fossilized BIOMASS that are combusted to generate energy as opposed to fossilized hydrocarbon deposits (FOSSIL FUELS).
Nuclear power accident that occurred following the Tohoku-Kanto earthquake of March 11, 2011 in the northern region of Japan.
The observation, either continuously or at intervals, of the levels of radiation in a given area, generally for the purpose of assuring that they have not exceeded prescribed amounts or, in case of radiation already present in the area, assuring that the levels have returned to those meeting acceptable safety standards.
Sudden slips on a fault, and the resulting ground shaking and radiated seismic energy caused by the slips, or by volcanic or magmatic activity, or other sudden stress changes in the earth. Faults are fractures along which the blocks of EARTH crust on either side have moved relative to one another parallel to the fracture.
Unstable isotopes of cesium that decay or disintegrate emitting radiation. Cs atoms with atomic weights of 123, 125-132, and 134-145 are radioactive cesium isotopes.
Pollutants, present in soil, which exhibit radioactivity.
Works containing information articles on subjects in every field of knowledge, usually arranged in alphabetical order, or a similar work limited to a special field or subject. (From The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)
It is a form of protection provided by law. In the United States this protection is granted to authors of original works of authorship, including literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and certain other intellectual works. This protection is available to both published and unpublished works. (from Circular of the United States Copyright Office, 6/30/2008)
Organizations which are not operated for a profit and may be supported by endowments or private contributions.
Exclusive legal rights or privileges applied to inventions, plants, etc.
NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE service for health professionals and consumers. It links extensive information from the National Institutes of Health and other reviewed sources of information on specific diseases and conditions.
Radioactive substances which act as pollutants. They include chemicals whose radiation is released via radioactive waste, nuclear accidents, fallout from nuclear explosions, and the like.
Uncontrolled release of radioactive material from its containment. This either threatens to, or does, cause exposure to a radioactive hazard. Such an incident may occur accidentally or deliberately.
Use for articles on the investing of funds for income or profit.
Occasions to commemorate an event or occasions designated for a specific purpose.
Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.
Time period from 2001 through 2100 of the common era.
Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.
The science concerned with problems of radiation protection relevant to reducing or preventing radiation exposure, and the effects of ionizing radiation on humans and their environment.
International organizations which provide health-related or other cooperative services.
The collective designation of three organizations with common membership: the European Economic Community (Common Market), the European Coal and Steel Community, and the European Atomic Energy Community (Euratom). It was known as the European Community until 1994. It is primarily an economic union with the principal objectives of free movement of goods, capital, and labor. Professional services, social, medical and paramedical, are subsumed under labor. The constituent countries are Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. (The World Almanac and Book of Facts 1997, p842)
The protection, preservation, restoration, and rational use of all resources in the total environment.
An international organization whose members include most of the sovereign nations of the world with headquarters in New York City. The primary objectives of the organization are to maintain peace and security and to achieve international cooperation in solving international economic, social, cultural, or humanitarian problems.
A course of action or principle adopted or proposed by a government, party, business, or individual that concerns human interactions with nature and natural resources.
The interaction of persons or groups of persons representing various nations in the pursuit of a common goal or interest.
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"Letchworth Village Power Plant". All Abandoned. Retrieved 1 February 2020. "British Power Stations operating at 31 December ... CEGB Statistical Yearbook (Various years). CEGB, London. CEGB Annual Report and Accounts, various years "Letchworth power ... exporting power to neighbouring towns and villages until the late 1940s when power and gas generation were nationalised. The ... Based for many years at Muddy Lane, the club moved to the former ICL sports field in Whitethorn Lane in 1996, a move that has ...
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After Wiedeke's death in 1910, his two sons continued to produce tube tools for the major industries of that era; power plants ... The 1970s and early 80s were years of success for the Elliott Company's Dayton and Springfield plant due to increasing market ... The Jeannette plant was organized into the Elliott Turbomachinary Company. In 1996, the Elliott Company decided to focus solely ... The Wiedeke business continued to operate as a family enterprise for the next 32 years. By this time, Wiedeke products had ...
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Sakharov, Andrei (1990). "We cannot do without nuclear power plants, but ...". World Marxist Review. 33: 21-22. ISSN 0043-8642 ... Y.B. Sakharov: Acceptance Speech, Nobel Peace Prize, Oslo, Norway, December 10, 1975. Y.B. Sakharov: Peace, Progress, Human ... For 12 years, until his exile to Gorky (Nizhny Novgorod) in January 1980, Sakharov assumed the role of a widely-recognized and ... But I am not at all sure of this; back then, in those long-gone years, the question didn't even arise. What most troubles me ...
Joon Ho Kim (7 December 2012). "New Power Plant Falls Short". Radio Free Asia. Retrieved 2 September 2019. "Kim Jong-il 'Died ... 2) which was completed in April 2012, seven years ahead of schedule. Its main purpose is to supply steady electricity to ... the Factory Huichon contains a number of small hydroelectric power plants surrounding it as well as a major hydroelectric plant ... 2 Power Station had severe structural problems and was leaking. The problems are so large that Pyongyang now receives as little ...
In 1915, Fielding built a moveable power plant to enable the Lubin company to make films at night. The four-ton unit included a ... He worked and acted in live theatre for a number of years.[citation needed] His third marriage, in 1918, was to actress Joan ... "Fielding builds Moveable Power Plant". The Moving Picture World. August 21, 1915. p. 1299. Retrieved 30 September 2018. " ... The Power of Silence (1912) His Blind Power (1913) Courageous Blood (1913) Who is the Savage? (1913) The Unknown (1913) In the ...
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Dance, Scott (2018-08-14). "Maryland requires three coal power plants to limit arsenic, mercury water pollution starting in ... "Two Coal Plants in Prince George's County Will Shut Down By Next Year". Maryland Matters. Retrieved 2020-09-07. Cassell, Barry ... Plant operator GenOn Energy Holdings announced in August 2020 that it would shut down the two coal-fired units at the plant in ... Dirty Kilowatts: America's Most Polluting Power Plants (PDF) (Report). Washington, DC: Environmental Integrity Project. July ...
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Boilermakers primarily work in nuclear and fossil power plants. However they also work in shipyards, refineries and chemical ... who retired after 20 years in office and 60 years of service to the Brotherhood, Newton Jones was unanimously reelected to the ... A year later, a new International seal was adopted to include all crafts. On October 1, 1954, the Boilermaker National Health ... In subsequent years, the Brotherhood continued to grow, and in 1902, the Helpers division was formed. Because helpers were ...
According to the London-based think tank Carbon Tracker, the shuttering of unprofitable and uncompetitive coal-fired power ... plants across the U.S. could save consumers as much as $10 billion a year ... "It would be much cheaper to build a new gas power plant than continue running coal power plants," explained a Carbon Tracker ... Coal-Fired Power Plants Cost U.S. Consumers $10B a Year. Words by Leon Kaye. ...
Orbiting solar power plants that harness the sun´s energy from space and beam it to Earth could be economically viable within ... The idea behind the space solar power plants is to put first one, then a few, and later scores of solar-powered satellites in ... Skeptics of such a system say the concept is unworkable until the cost of putting a commercial power plant into orbit declines ... The space solar power would be converted to electricity on-board, and sent to Earth wherever it is needed by a large microwave- ...
NET Power, LLC, was awarded the 2018 Breakthrough Technological Project of the... ... PRNewswire/ -- In recognition of its demonstration plant in La Porte, Texas, ... In May of this year, NET Power achieved first-fire at its 50MWth demonstration power plant. The last phase of testing is ... NET Power Demonstration Plant Wins 2018 ADIPEC Breakthrough Technological Project of the Year ...
Power Plant Carbon Pollution Drops 10% in Two Years. October 24, 2013. by Jessica Lyons Hardcastle. ... Fossil-fuel fired power plants remain the largest source of US greenhouse gas emissions. With just under 1,600 facilities ... New large gas-fired power plants would be limited to 1,000 pounds of carbon dioxide emissions per megawatt hour and new small ... This year, with three years of data for most sources, Flight has been updated with new features, including the ability to view ...
... ... Today, the power plant is officially "in a state of cold shutdown" according to Tepco. The 20km exclusion zone that surrounds ... Plant manager Takahashi must somehow cool the uranium fuel inside its reactors, locate and remove it and make the plant safe to ... Inside the plants emergency coordination building, the air is filled with the sound of humming filters laboring to keep the ...
... loan will finance the first new power plant to be built in Russias Far East border region of Primorsk in the last 30 years, as ... EBRD funds first new power plant in 30 years in Russias Far East. By EBRD Press Office. @ebrd ... The new plant should also serve as a model on how to modernise heat and power generation and supply in an isolated power system ... loan will finance the first new power plant to be built in Russias Far East border region of Primorsk in the last 30 years, as ...
... and China General Nuclear Power Corporation will each build at least two nuclear power plants annually. SNPTC vice president ... The countrys three major nuclear companies - State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC), China National Nuclear ... China plans to build more than 60 nuclear power plants over the next 10 years. ... China to build 60 nuclear power plants in upcoming 10 years Posted by Karen Hurst in category: nuclear energy. ...
Power plants wont have to meet new limits until 2020 on toxic wastewater that comes from using air pollution control systems ... Power plants wont have to meet new limits until 2020 on toxic wastewater that comes from using air pollution control systems ... Bottom ash transport wastewater refers to the water that power plants use to collect, cool, and convey ash and other slag from ... These two sources of wastewater would make up 87 percent of the toxic pollutants removed by power plants, if the agency had ...
11 collapse of the World Trade Centers was identified as a terrorist attack, and all including the Craig Station Power Plant ... which is why power plants across the United States were put on alert when the Sept. ... Tri-State owns 24 percent of Units 1 and 2 and all of Unit 3 of the Craig Station Power Plant, as well as five other power- ... The Craig Station has as good of a chance as any other power plant in the United States of becoming a target, he said. And, as ...
3 thoughts on "Want to Save Thousands of American Lives Each Year? Cut Power Plant Pollution" * Enviro-Equipment, Inc.. ... Want to Save Thousands of American Lives Each Year? Cut Power Plant Pollution. May 7, 2015. ... NRDCs analysis shows that we can economically cut power plants carbon pollution by 50 percent more than the EPA proposed, and ... The exhaust that is going up these power plants chimneys is combusted energy that has not yet been given a purpose, so lets ...
Jet Propulsion Laboratory; 1 edition; First published in 1977; Subjects: Solar power plants ... Projection of distributed-collector solar-thermal electric power plant economics to years 1990-2000 by California Institute of ... power_plant_economics_to_years_1990-2000 ,title = Projection of distributed-collector solar-thermal electric power plant ... Projection of distributed-collector solar-thermal electric power plant economics to years 1990-2000 thermal power systems ...
Home Power Kansas utility to retire old power plant units by years end ... The largest electric utility in Kansas says it will retire small power plant units in three communities by the end of the year ... www.elp.com/articles/2015/10/kansas-utility-to-retire-old-power-plant-units-by-year-s-end.html ... Leveraging the Power of Information in the Energy Industry. Information Governance is about more than compliance. Its about ...
The amendment is expected to take effect within a year. ... replaced with biomass in the boilers of Narva power plants. ... Government approves use of biomass in Narva power plants within year ({{contentCtrl.commentsTotal}}). Economy ... Enefit Green February production could power 54,000 households for a year Still recovering from crisis, Narva energy techs ... The partial use of biomass in fossil fuel-based power plants for the production of renewable energy is common in other EU ...
Nuclear power plant in northern Finland delayed four years to 2028 Yle News. Posted: Monday, December 24, 2018 at 15:58. - Last ... A harbour site for the proposed nuclear plant. (Sasha Silvala/Yle). A controversial nuclear power plant to be located in ... electricity, energy, Fennovoima, Finland, Finnish Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority, nuclear power, power plant, Pyhäjoki ... the Fennovoima power consortium said on Friday.. As recently as June, Fennovoima said that the plant would be operational by ...
Berkeley Labs Advanced Monitoring Capabilities Still in Use 10 Years After Fukushima Earthquake and Nuclear Power Plant ... fukushima Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant Nuclear Physics environmental modeling Remediation RELATED TOPICS. *High Energy ... The resources invested by the Japanese government, meanwhile, were apparent even on a year-to-year basis, with measurable ... Using observations from biofuel plants in the Midwestern United States, researchers simulated two biofuel perennial plants, ...
... WNA Director General Agneta Rising is awarded the Swedish Nuclear ... Romanian Nuclear Energy Association - AREN Romania - 60 years of nuclear activity. The Development of nuclear power in Slovakia ... has during the last year raised her voice in the Swedish nuclear debate and contributed to a more fair view of nuclear power ... Rising is vocal about the positive aspects of nuclear power, not the least in the light of climate change and other ...
First new nuclear power plant in U.S. in 20 years goes online. 5 years ago ... Based on the operating license and current experience this plant can be expected to produce power for 60 years. Based on ... The Nuclear plant provides 10 times the Power at 1150 Megawatts than the Solar plant at 110 Megawatts.. So the cost of the ... First new nuclear power plant in U.S. in 20 years goes online. ... com/2016/10/21/first-new-nuclear-power-plant-in-u-s-in-20-years ...
Power plant standards to cut climate-changing carbon emissions will reduce other harmful air pollution and provide substantial ... Power Plant Standards Could Save Thousands of U.S. Lives Every Year. ... The research shows that, depending on the policy options included in the final Clean Power Plan, the power plant standards ... Boston, MA - Power plant standards to cut climate-changing carbon emissions will reduce other harmful air pollution and provide ...
... to fund the acquisition of a biomass-fired power plant for the citys electric utility, Austin Energy, has been awarded the ... Deal of the Year-Southwest from the Bond Buyer. ... The plant is a wood waste biomass-fueled power plant in East ... The American Public Power Association is the voice of not-for-profit, community-owned utilities that power 2,000 towns and ... Contact our news team for information on Public Power Daily and Public Power magazine. ...
Wikimedia Commons has media related to Hydroelectric power plants in Washington (state).. ... Pages in category "Hydroelectric power plants in Washington (state)". The following 49 pages are in this category, out of 49 ... Category:Hydroelectric power plants in Washington (state). From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia ... This category contains articles about hydroelectric power plants in the U.S. state of Washington. ...
Wisconsins Beloit College has commissioned Studio Gang Architects to reimagine a decommissioned coal-burning power plant as a ... the building walls into a radiant surface that will maintain a constant temperature within the Powerhouse throughout the year. ... Wisconsins Beloit College has commissioned Studio Gang Architects to reimagine a decommissioned coal-burning power plant as a ... The redevelopment will transform the power plant into a "student engagement space." Programs will include a coffee shop, ...
Andrew M. Cuomo, who has said the plant poses too great a risk to New York City, less than 30 miles to the south. ... N.Y. / Region Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant Could Close by 2021. By VIVIAN YEE and PATRICK McGEEHAN. JAN. 6, 2017. ... N.Y. / Region,Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant Could Close by 2021. ... To avert the shutdown of Entergys James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant and a nearby plant that was also scheduled for ...
... they have suspended approval for new plants following the Fukushima earthquake: China has suspended approval for new nuclear ... While China is currently constructing 27 new nuclear power plants, ... My Dog: A One-Year Review We acquired Dolly - our pandemic puppy - on impulse. Life lessons ensued. ... While China is currently constructing 27 new nuclear power plants, they have suspended approval for new plants following the ...
... leaving just one nuclear power plant operational in the entire nation. ... TEPCO will not be restarting the final reactor of the Kashiwazaki-Kariwa plant, ... Last year large companies were ordered to reduce their power consumption by 15%. Older non-nuclear power plants have been ... The Tokyo Electric Power Company has closed the final reactor of Kashiwazaki-Kariwa nuclear power plant, leaving just one ...
GE Pulls the Plug on Coal Power Plants. What It Means for the Stock. ... year-over-year, and added another 10,000 in Q2. TWLO shares have gained 137% year-to-date; they seemed to shrug off the corona ... That last number - the companys FYQ2 revenue - is up an impressive 41% year-over-year.In another impressive display of ... Despite this months retreat, the Nasdaq 100 is up 24% for the year, compared with a gain of less than 1% for the S&P 500.Many ...
Scores of climate change protesters were arrested outside a coal power plant in New Hampshire on Saturday as they staged a ... The summit was highlighted by the attendance of Greta Thunberg, a 16-year-old climate activist from Sweden, who has been ... President Donald Trump has been a vocal supporter of coal power, even though coal-fired power plants are the largest source of ... 67 protesters arrested for demonstration at New Hampshire coal power plant originally appeared on abcnews.go.com ...
Diseño de los sistemas de manipulación y almacenamiento del combustible de las centrales nucleares. ... regulators and providers of technical support on deterministic safety analysis for nuclear power plants. It provides ...
Implementation and Effectiveness of Actions Taken at Nuclear Power Plants following the Fukushima Daiichi Accident. ...
650 million purchase of a gas-fired power plant in Mankato has run into strong opposition from two state agencies concerned ... Xcels plan calls for a complete exit from coal by 2030 and a more than tripling of its solar power generation by the same year ... Minneapolis-based Xcel in November announced its intent to buy the large power plant from Atlanta-based Southern Power. Xcel ... of the Mankato plant, the company said in a PUC filing. Essentially, Xcel would own the plant, yet also purchase power from it. ...
TPPH to start National Power Plant project this year TEHRAN - Irans Thermal Power Plants Holding Company (TPPH) is going to ... Efficiency of Irans power plants to reach 38% TEHRAN - By converting gas power plants into combined cycle plants the ... Irans Thermal Power Plants Holding Company (TPPH) Total:26. * 2021-06-18 14:41 Over 990MW of overhauled power plants to come ... Increasing OR in power plants saves Iran over $3.5b TEHRAN - Head of Irans Thermal Power Plant Holding (TPPH) said that a 10- ...
  • ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates , Nov. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- In recognition of its demonstration plant in La Porte, Texas , NET Power, LLC, was awarded the 2018 Breakthrough Technological Project of the Year at the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC). (prnewswire.com)
  • Luminant has announced plans to close three major coal plants in Texas (in Freestone, Milam and Titus counties) between January and February of 2018. (yahoo.com)
  • The news boosts the expected capacity of 2018 power plant closures to over 13,600MW, or a whopping 79 percent more than the known closures for this year. (yahoo.com)
  • It also announced that the initial operation of the plant will be delayed until sometime in 2018 to allow sufficient time to gain more operational experience and obtain national and international readiness reviews. (theenergycollective.com)
  • The funding for research through the early 80s was, put in terms of 2018 dollars, somewhere in the region of $100 million to $200 million a year nationwide. (azocleantech.com)
  • The space solar power would be converted to electricity on-board, and sent to Earth wherever it is needed by a large microwave-transmitting antenna or by lasers, then fed into a power grid. (redorbit.com)
  • As part of the European grid, Switzerland also buys electricity from neighboring countries such as France, which has numerous nuclear power plants. (news4jax.com)
  • Minister of Economic Affairs and Infrastructure Taavi Aas said that the partial use of biomass will allow for the power plants' carbon dioxide emissions to be reduced by half, significantly increase the production of renewable energy in Estonia, as well as improve the competitiveness of the power plants on the electricity market. (err.ee)
  • The amendments to the Electricity Market Act are expected to enter into force within a year. (err.ee)
  • However the Russian nuclear firm Rosatom, contractor and part-owner of the project , recently provided Fennovoima with an updated production schedule indicating that the plant will not begin producing electricity before 2028. (rcinet.ca)
  • The Tennessee Valley Authority is a corporate agency of the United States that provides electricity for business customers and local power distributors serving more than 9 million people in parts of seven southeastern states. (wattsupwiththat.com)
  • Built in 1957, the Qairokkum plant is the only electricity generating facility in northern Tajikistan and supplies energy to over 500,000 homes in the Sughd Province. (rferl.org)
  • The financing will also be used for the ongoing restructuring of Barqi Tojik, a state-owned power company responsible for generation, transmission and distribution of electricity. (rferl.org)
  • Xcel currently buys electricity from the Mankato plant on a long-term contract. (startribune.com)
  • Independent power operator Calpine built the first Mankato generator in 2006, and Xcel has been buying its electricity since. (startribune.com)
  • TEHRAN- As announced by an official with Iran's Thermal Power Plant Holding (TPPH), so far, more than 70,000 megawatts (MW) (77 percent) of the overhaul operation of the country's power plants has been done to provide stable electricity during this summer's peak consumption period. (tehrantimes.com)
  • TEHRAN - The electricity generated by Iran's combined cycle power plants increased by 20 percent in the previous Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20) compared to the preceding year, reaching over 158 million megawatt-hours (MWh), IRNA reported. (tehrantimes.com)
  • TEHRAN- Thermal power plants generated 236,000 gigawatt-hours of electricity during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-December 20, 2020), a director in Iran's Thermal Power Plant Holding (TPPH) announced. (tehrantimes.com)
  • TEHRAN- An official with Iran's Thermal Power Plants Holding Company (TPPH) announced that upgrading the gas units of the country's thermal power plants has added 464 megawatts (MW) to their electricity generation capacity, IRNA reported. (tehrantimes.com)
  • TEHRAN - Following the Iranian government's approval of cryptocurrency mining as an industrial activity last year, numerous companies started mining cryptocurrency across the country thanks to the extremely low-cost electricity, and now Iranian power plants started to see this industry as an opportunity to increase their revenues. (tehrantimes.com)
  • TEHRAN - Thermal power plants are generating nearly 92 percent of Iran's needed electricity, said Mohsen Tarztalab, head of Thermal Power Plants Holding Company (TPPH). (tehrantimes.com)
  • The Tula thermoelectric plant north of Mexico City breached the legal limit for the amount of sulfur in the fuel oil it burned between 2016 and 2019, according to internal documents from the national electricity company, Comision Federal de Electricidad (CFE), which owns and operates the plant. (yahoo.com)
  • It's easy to forget that it's possible to generate electricity not by burning coal or splitting atoms, but using the power of the sea. (engadget.com)
  • To make matters worse, older coal and oil-fired power plants and the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant together comprising 10 percent of our electricity supplies are about to retire. (courant.com)
  • In place, they have given us an almost certain shortage of electric power sometime in the next few years - electricity needed to heat homes, and supply the needs of schools, hospitals, and factories. (courant.com)
  • Pacific Power customers in Central Oregon will see an increase in their monthly residential electricity bills of $1.58, on average, starting Sunday, thanks to the timely addition of a power plant in Utah. (bendbulletin.com)
  • A utility may not collect its costs to build a power plant from ratepayers until the plant actually provides electricity to consumers, according to state law. (bendbulletin.com)
  • At 367 MW for the moment it is the largest offshore wind power project in the world (there are larger projects in various stages of development), supplying enough electricity to power 320,000 households. (treehugger.com)
  • The power plant receives water from the lake through the Tana-Beles interbasin transfer and after utilizing it to produce electricity, the water is then discharged into the Beles River. (wikipedia.org)
  • Another generator different from the main generator coupled to the rotor shaft of the turbine is provided to the input side of the starter via a motor, and a control apparatus is provided for electrically connecting the starter and the generators responsive to a bus voltage from the in-house power supply unit which supplies electricity to a plurality of auxiliary equipment operating in the electric power plant. (google.ca)
  • The decision sees up to 85 people losing their jobs and follows the closure of the Alcoa Point Henry aluminum smelter last year, which the Anglesea plant had supplied electricity to. (theage.com.au)
  • Soaring prices for coal, which fuels most Chinese electricity plants, have caused power producers to cut output. (latimes.com)
  • Reporting from Beijing - Chinese electricity plants are cutting output in the face of soaring coal prices, setting up what could be the worst summer energy crunch in years and threatening to slow the nation's manufacturing sector. (latimes.com)
  • The current crisis is linked to coal, which fuels most of the nation's electricity plants. (latimes.com)
  • The nation's top five power producers lost $1.6 billion in their thermal power plants during the first four months of the year, according to the China Electricity Council. (latimes.com)
  • Water for thermoelectric power is used in the process of generating electricity with steam-driven turbine generators. (usgs.gov)
  • The efficiency of generating electricity from heat using concentrated solar power plants (which use mirrors or lenses to concentrate sunlight in order to drive heat engines, usually involving turbines) may be appreciably increased by operating with higher turbine inlet temperatures, but this would require improved heat exchanger materials. (nature.com)
  • TRIPOLI (Reuters) - More than 100 rockets fired in clashes between rival government-paid militia have knocked out a power plant in southern Libya, heightening the risk of summer blackouts, the electricity minister said on Tuesday. (reuters.com)
  • The Keeyask Generating Station will have a 695-megawatt capacity and produce on average 4,400 gigawatt hours of electricity-enough to power 400,000 homes. (bechtel.com)
  • Power plants won't have to meet new limits until 2020 on toxic wastewater that comes from using air pollution control systems and transporting bottom furnace ash, the EPA announced Sept. 13. (bna.com)
  • They modeled air quality and health benefits for these scenarios and compared them to business as usual in the year 2020. (harvard.edu)
  • Under the agreement, one of the two nuclear reactors at Indian Point will permanently cease operations by April 2020, while the other must be closed a year later. (nytimes.com)
  • The first power from the plant is expected as early as 2019 with final completion scheduled for 2020. (bechtel.com)
  • This rule creates a responsible framework to meet Governor Cuomo's pledge to phase out coal entirely by 2020, while ensuring safe, reliable and affordable power. (commondreams.org)
  • One coal boiler in Centralia will be shut no later than the end of December 2020 and the other by the end of December 2025 under terms of the reported agreement, which will allow TransAlta to sell long-term contracts for coal-fired power to help finance a transition to gas-fueled energy, a statement from the governor's office stated. (sourcewatch.org)
  • NET Power's 50MWth plant demonstrates the company's low-cost, emissions-free, natural gas electric power system. (prnewswire.com)
  • The agency yesterday released its third year of greenhouse gas data detailing carbon pollution emissions and trends broken down by industrial sector, greenhouse gas, geographic region and individual facility. (environmentalleader.com)
  • Fossil-fuel fired power plants remain the largest source of US greenhouse gas emissions. (environmentalleader.com)
  • New large gas-fired power plants would be limited to 1,000 pounds of carbon dioxide emissions per megawatt hour and new small gas-fired turbines to 1,100 pounds of CO2 per megawatt hour under the EPA's proposed Clean Air Act standards announced last month. (environmentalleader.com)
  • New coal-fired units would need to meet a limit of 1,100 pounds of CO2 per megawatt hour, and would have the option to meet a somewhat tighter limit if they choose to average emissions over multiple years. (environmentalleader.com)
  • A long-term RUB 4 billion (equivalent to EUR 100 million) EBRD loan will finance the first new power plant to be built in Russia's Far East border region of Primorsk in the last 30 years, as well as cut coal pollution in the Pacific Ocean port of Vladivostok and reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 700,000 tonnes of CO2 a year. (ebrd.com)
  • The postponement, requested by electric power utilities, applies to new Obama-era limits on wastewater generated by transporting bottom ash and by operating flue gas desulfurization (scrubber) units used to capture sulfur dioxide emissions from burning petroleum coke and coal. (bna.com)
  • Westar said new federal rules aimed at reducing carbon emissions would have required upgrading the plants. (pennenergy.com)
  • Boston, MA - Power plant standards to cut climate-changing carbon emissions will reduce other harmful air pollution and provide substantial human health benefits, according to a new study. (harvard.edu)
  • The analysis is called a "co-benefits" study because it focuses on the added benefits of a carbon standard that come from reducing other harmful power plant emissions such as sulfur dioxide, nitrogen oxides, and particulate matter. (harvard.edu)
  • Our study shows that standards to cut carbon emissions from power plants can reduce other harmful pollutants, leading almost immediately to cleaner air and improved health," said co-author Jonathan Buonocore of Harvard School of Public Health. (harvard.edu)
  • The results from the three scenarios suggest that power plant standards with more stringent carbon targets can result in greater reductions in carbon emissions, and that they will achieve larger health benefits if implemented within a flexible framework. (harvard.edu)
  • President Donald Trump has been a vocal supporter of coal power, even though coal-fired power plants are the largest source of carbon dioxide emissions in the U.S. power sector, according to the Union of Concerned Scientists . (yahoo.com)
  • TULA, Mexico (Reuters) - For at least four years, one of Mexico's largest power plants violated an environmental safeguard that prevents emissions of deadly pollutants, according to documents seen by Reuters. (yahoo.com)
  • Besides the high sulfur levels, the CFE documents show another violation: emissions of sulfur dioxide, a harmful air pollutant, are not being registered by the plant even though that is required by law. (yahoo.com)
  • They must not have hardly any controls on their stacks,' said Jonathan Dorn, an emissions expert at U.S.-based consultancy Abt Associates, who works closely with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's power plant monitoring. (yahoo.com)
  • The decision to scrap the Clean Power Plan may have reduced pressure to lower carbon emissions, but that doesn't matter if it's no longer financially viable to run a given coal plant regardless of its emission levels. (yahoo.com)
  • Reuters) - The Trump administration finalized a new carbon emissions rule for U.S. power plants on Wednesday that it said could cut pollution without damaging the coal industry, replacing a much tougher Obama-era version to fight climate change. (yahoo.com)
  • The so-called Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) rule gives states three years to devise their own plans to cut emissions mainly by encouraging coal-fired power plants to improve their efficiency, the Environmental Protection Agency said. (yahoo.com)
  • Obama's Clean Power Plan, by contrast, had aimed to slash power plant carbon emissions by more than a third from 2005 levels by 2030 by pushing utilities to drop coal in favor of cleaner fuels like natural gas, solar and wind. (yahoo.com)
  • Environmentalists, Democrats and some state attorneys general dubbed the regulation the "Dirty Power Plan", saying it would keep coal plants running for longer and is likely to lead to increases, not cuts, in carbon emissions and other pollutants over the next few decades. (yahoo.com)
  • White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney said on Wednesday he would take the pen Wheeler used to sign the final rule and give it to Trump as a memento, adding U.S. carbon emissions have fallen in recent years despite a growing economy, proving the Obama rule was not needed. (yahoo.com)
  • In a 5-4 decision delivered today, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld, for the most part, the Environmental Protection Agency's power to regulate greenhouse gas emissions. (pbs.org)
  • The decision only removed one method the administration uses to regulate greenhouse gas emissions at power plants, refineries and other stationary sources, leaving other methods in place. (pbs.org)
  • Lake Side 2 produces about half the emissions of a coal-fired plant, he wrote. (bendbulletin.com)
  • Power plants with emissions above prescribed limits will be asked to close down, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Saturday. (thehindubusinessline.com)
  • More than 20 years after the 1990 Clean Air Act Amendments , some power plants still do not control emissions of toxic pollutants, even though pollution control technology is widely available. (epa.gov)
  • While newer, and a significant percentage of older power plants already control their emissions of mercury, heavy metals, and acid gases, approximately 40 percent of the current EGUs still do not have advanced pollution control equipment. (epa.gov)
  • In 1990, three industry sectors made up approximately two-thirds of total U.S. mercury emissions: medical waste incinerators, municipal waste combustors, and power plants. (epa.gov)
  • The first two of these sectors have been subject to emissions standards for years and as a result have reduced their mercury emissions by more than 95 percent . (epa.gov)
  • reducing 41 percent of sulfur dioxide emissions from power plants beyond the reductions expected from the Cross State Air Pollution Rule. (epa.gov)
  • Additionally, these standards level the playing field so that all plants will have to limit their emissions of mercury as newer plants already do. (epa.gov)
  • Repeated testing shows that Surry Power Station has minimal environmental impact and releases virtually no radiation or harmful emissions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mercury contamination in food can pose serious health risks to consumers and coal-fired power plants have been identified as the major source of mercury emissions. (nature.com)
  • Although mercury is released into the environment from natural and anthropogenic sources, coal-fired power plants have been identified as the largest source of mercury emissions 2 . (nature.com)
  • The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) released a draft pollution protection rule today that would place stringent emissions standards on existing power plants. (commondreams.org)
  • Today's action is a critical first step to ensure that the state reaches its goal to eliminate 40 percent of New York's greenhouse gas emissions sector wide by 2030, while protecting New York's air and water from outdated, dirty, and unnecessary power plants. (commondreams.org)
  • I commend the Governor on this important step toward reducing carbon emissions in New York which will cap carbon emissions from power plants and lead to the closure of the worst polluters," State Senator Liz Krueger said. (commondreams.org)
  • A regional initiative among 12 Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states aimed at reducing carbon emissions from transportation could help avoid about 1,100 deaths and nearly 5,000 asthma cases each year, and could save more than $11 billion in health costs, according to a new analysis. (harvard.edu)
  • In early February 2011, Washington state lawmaker Marko Liias proposed a bill that would require the Centralia plant to be shut by December 31, 2015, or by December 31, 2017, if Bonneville Power Administration determines the unit is needed until then for reliability reasons. (sourcewatch.org)
  • Wikimedia Commons has media related to Hydroelectric power plants in Washington (state) . (wikipedia.org)
  • This category contains articles about hydroelectric power plants in the U.S. state of Washington . (wikipedia.org)
  • The Beles Hydroelectric Power Plant, sometimes referred to as Beles II or Tana Beles, is a run-of-the-river hydroelectric power plant in Ethiopia near Lake Tana. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Beles Hydroelectric Power Plant receives water from Lake Tana where it is transferred to a power station and then discharged through another tunnel and into the Beles River. (wikipedia.org)
  • Once the water is used in hydroelectric production it is then discharged from the power station to the Beles River via a 7.2 km (4.5 mi) tailrace tunnel with the same diameter as the headrace. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Environmental Impact Assessment of the Beles Hydroelectric Power Plant is considered a formality and is unfindable. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Beles Hydroelectric Power Plant is part of a larger issue amongst the Nile River Basin countries as the Beles River is a tributary of the Blue Nile and Lake Tana supplies the basin as well. (wikipedia.org)
  • State Grid Corp., China's biggest power distributor, has warned that shortages this year could exceed those of 2004, when dry weather cut hydroelectric production, prompting rolling blackouts through much of the country. (latimes.com)
  • The world's largest hydroelectric power plant has had to release water to aid farmers in the region irrigating their land. (latimes.com)
  • Hydroelectric-power generation accounts for about 6 percent of the United States total energy needs and is an important energy source in the Western United States. (usgs.gov)
  • Bechtel has more than 80 years' global experience delivering some of the largest and most complex water and hydroelectric projects in the world. (bechtel.com)
  • It has completed more than 45 hydroelectric power plants, including the James Bay and Churchill Falls hydroelectric power plants in Canada, and the Uribante-Caparo generating station in Venezuela. (bechtel.com)
  • At the other end of the plant, where the gaping buildings of its three most damaged reactors face the Pacific Ocean, the radiation level is 100 times this high, making it still too dangerous to work there. (truthout.org)
  • There has been much communication between the power plant and local emergency responders, Van Someren said, and a copy of the plant's emergency procedures has been filed with Anderson. (craigdailypress.com)
  • The original plan had called for fueling the floating plant before it began that journey, at the shipyard in central St. Petersburg - but that was scuttled last summer, after concerns were raised both in Russia and in countries along the power plant's route through the Baltic Sea and north to the Arctic. (cpr.org)
  • On April 16, 2011, a tornado touched down in the plant's electrical switching station, disabling primary power to the plant's cooling pumps and causing the backup diesel generators to activate without incident. (wikipedia.org)
  • After the 2011 Fukushima nuclear power plant disaster in Japan, Switzerland decided to gradually phase out nuclear power. (news4jax.com)
  • The disasters damaged or destroyed about 1.1 million buildings, and caused meltdowns in three reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant complex in Eastern Japan, releasing high levels of radiation and leading to the creation of a large evacuation zone. (newswise.com)
  • China has suspended approval for new nuclear power stations following the accident at Japan's Fukushima Daiichi plant. (nationalreview.com)
  • Another casualty of the Fukushima nuclear disaster: Japan's nuclear power industry as a whole. (treehugger.com)
  • Since the Fukushima disaster and resultant nuclear shut down, Japan has faced the problem of avoiding power supply problems during times of peak demand, especially the summer. (treehugger.com)
  • Reaction to the Fukushima nuclear power plant accident in Japan in 2011 is understandable. (courant.com)
  • The court and the prosecution should do their utmost to clarify the responsibility of the Tepco executives for the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant disaster. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • The much-hyped ice wall at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant can't stop groundwater from entering its leaky, wrecked reactor buildings, Tokyo Electric admits. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • Matsubaya, a retail and wholesale firm from the town of Namie near the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant, is trying to revitalize businesses that were based in the district, using Georgian wine. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • Some 150 people who worked at the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant whose cumulative radiation dose exceeded 100 millisieverts will be able to return to the facility starting April 1. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • A manga artist who has been involved in decommissioning work at the disaster-hit Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant has highlighted the need for effective deployment of skilled workers in parts of the premises that still have high radiation levels. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • Fishermen have given Tepco a green light to attempt to reduce the flow of groundwater into the reactor buildings at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant by diverting it directly into the sea. (japantimes.co.jp)
  • On March 12, an explosion blew apart the building housing reactor 1 at the Daiichi nuclear plant, 23km south of his office. (truthout.org)
  • The Tokyo Electric Power Company has closed the final reactor of Kashiwazaki-Kariwa nuclear power plant , leaving just one operational facility in the entire country. (treehugger.com)
  • The nuclear power plant has two KLT-40S reactor units that can generate up to 70 MW of electric energy and 50 Gcal/hr of heat energy during its normal operation," Rosatom said . (cpr.org)
  • Each reactor produces approximately 800 megawatts of power, for a combined plant output of 1.6 gigawatts. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Nuclear Regulatory Commission's estimate of the risk each year of an earthquake intense enough to cause core damage to the reactor at Surry was 1 in 175,439, according to an NRC study published in August 2010. (wikipedia.org)
  • Donmez hailed the plant, the first reactor of which will start operations in 2023, as one of the most powerful and safe in the world. (aa.com.tr)
  • Switzerland plans to significantly increase the production of renewable energy from solar and wind over the coming decades to meet its power needs. (news4jax.com)
  • The study, by researchers at Harvard, Syracuse and Boston Universities and Resources for the Future, finds that a strategy to meet the proposed Clean Power Plan targets that emphasizes energy efficiency and renewable power could save 3,500 lives each year. (environmentalleader.com)
  • Replacing fossil fuels with biomass in existing power plants is the fastest way to increase the share of renewable energy in the country," Aas said in a press release. (err.ee)
  • The three newer energy production units of the Narva power plants are able to utilize up to 50 percent biomass and produce renewable energy. (err.ee)
  • The partial use of biomass in fossil fuel-based power plants for the production of renewable energy is common in other EU member states as well. (err.ee)
  • Driven by the European Union's (EU) target of achieving a 12 percent contribution to total energy production from renewable energy sources by 2010, the success in biomass power plant markets of Europe calls for continued feedstock availability. (renewableenergyworld.com)
  • The report, European Biomass Power Plant Markets, includes research in European renewable energy markets, opportunities in servicing renewable energy plants in Europe and global solar power markets. (renewableenergyworld.com)
  • Let's start with the good news today (the for-now-largest offshore wind power project is online) and move on to the more troubling (another study casts serious doubt on the benefits of natural gas as a bridge fuel as more renewable energy gets built). (treehugger.com)
  • Renewable Energy World has an interesting piece on wind power historian Robert Righter, who urges new wind power development to be built farther away from human development. (treehugger.com)
  • Energy of this type, known as concentrating solar power, is attractive as it can provide renewable energy - even when there is no sunlight - without the help of batteries for storage. (azocleantech.com)
  • Duke officials explained they are making headway on getting enough renewable natural gas for their existing power plants. (naturalnews.com)
  • Along with New York's commitments to renewable energy this rule helps ensure that we are transitioning off all fossil fuels by retiring the dirtiest and most inefficient plants in our state," Irene Weiser, coordinator of Fossil Free Tompkins said. (commondreams.org)
  • China plans to build more than 60 nuclear power plants over the next 10 years. (lifeboat.com)
  • PacifiCorp plans to build no more power plants for the next 10 years, company spokesman Bob Gravely wrote in an email Friday. (bendbulletin.com)
  • In early 2019, NET Power expects to commence detailed engineering of 300MWe commercial-scale plants with customers. (prnewswire.com)
  • Exterior view of the Muehleberg nuclear power plant in Muehleberg, Switzerland, Friday, 20 Dec. 2019. (news4jax.com)
  • PHOTO: Sixty-seven protesters were arrested outside a coal power plant in Bow, N.H., on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019. (yahoo.com)
  • Rosatom says it hopes the floating nuclear power plant will be online in 2019. (cpr.org)
  • The Estonian government on Thursday approved the drawing up of a bill that would allow oil shale to be partially replaced with biomass in the boilers of Narva power plants. (err.ee)
  • Eight 300MW boilers and turbines are now producing 2,400MW and up to 12MGD of drinking water at the $2.2bn Subiya I plant. (power-technology.com)
  • Mercury emitted from coal-fired boilers in power plants has increased mercury pollution in neighboring areas. (nature.com)
  • It was announced on March 5, 2011 that a bill to close two coal boilers at a TransAlta 's plant Centralia Power Plant , and phase out coal-fired power in Washington state is set to go to state lawmakers under a deal between the company and state Governor Christine Gregoire. (sourcewatch.org)
  • Are you sure you want to remove Projection of distributed-collector solar-thermal electric power plant economics to years 1990-2000 from your list? (openlibrary.org)
  • TEHRAN - Thermal Power Plants Holding Company (TPPH) has announced that overhaul operations of 992-megawatt (MW) capacity of power plants will be finished soon and the mentioned plants will come on stream for the summertime peak consumption period. (tehrantimes.com)
  • TEHRAN- As announced by an official with Iran's Thermal Power Plant Holding (TPPH), so far, 85 percent of the overhaul operation of the country's thermal power plants has been completed. (tehrantimes.com)
  • TEHRAN - As announced by the managing director of Iran's Thermal Power Plants Holding Company (TPPH), 69,000 megawatts (MW) new capacity of thermal power plants will enter the network by mid-June and after the end of the overhaul operations. (tehrantimes.com)
  • TEHRAN - The efficiency of Iran's thermal power plants will reach 40 percent by the end of current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2022), the managing director of the country's Thermal Power Plants Holding Company (TPPH) announced. (tehrantimes.com)
  • TEHRAN - Iran's first government-owned F-class power plant has been put into operation in southern Hormozgan Province, an official with Iran's Thermal Power Plant Holding (TPPH) announced. (tehrantimes.com)
  • TEHRAN- The managing director of Iran's Thermal Power Plant Holding (TPPH) said the amount of gas delivered to power plants has decreased due to the increase in consumption of the domestic sector and in contrast, the amount of liquid fuel consumption in them has increased. (tehrantimes.com)
  • TEHRAN - Head of Iran's Thermal Power Plant Holding (TPPH) said that a 10-percent increase in the Operational Readiness (OR) of the country's thermal power plants over the past decade has saved the country more than $3.5 billion. (tehrantimes.com)
  • TEHRAN- An official with Iran's Thermal Power Plants Holding Company (TPPH) announced that 1,239 megawatts (MW) has been added to the generation capacity of the country's thermal power plants since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20). (tehrantimes.com)
  • TEHRAN - The annual overhaul program of Iran's thermal power plants has begun for 100,000 megawatts capacity of the country's power plants, an official with Iran's Thermal Power Plants Holding Company (TPPH) said. (tehrantimes.com)
  • TEHRAN - Iranian Energy Ministry will launch the country's first online power plants monitoring center soon, an official with Thermal Power Plants Holding (TPPH) said on Sunday. (tehrantimes.com)
  • All the nuclear plants (12,000MW) will became one power company and five other companies share the 42 hydraulic and thermal power plants (including plants under construction) on an equal basis. (power-technology.com)
  • The five thermal and hydraulic power companies have an average power generation capacity of 7,700MW. (power-technology.com)
  • We've been a global leader in the design, procurement, and construction of thermal and nuclear-fueled power plants for more than 70 years. (bechtel.com)
  • Nithyanandam, K. & Pitchumani, R. Cost and performance analysis of concentrating solar power systems with integrated thermal energy storage. (nature.com)
  • In 1978, Sandia National Laboratories began concentrating solar power research at the newly constructed National Solar Thermal Test Facility. (azocleantech.com)
  • Paul Gauche, concentrating solar power manager of Sandia, stated that the Department of Energy supported the development of the solar tower and the surrounding National Solar Thermal Test Facility at Sandia in the late 1970s, when the oil crisis was at its peak and photovoltaic solar energy and concentrating solar power were novel ideas. (azocleantech.com)
  • At the National Solar Thermal Test Facility, Sandia's solar tower continued to be a research hub for concentrating solar power with Solar One and Solar Two operating, but its ability to produce high radiation flux from sunlight has also been valuable for other applications. (azocleantech.com)
  • In 2013, we generated an average of 4,043 MW for the National Interconnected System (SIN) by means of 21 owned and leased thermoelectric plants (TEP) that comprise our thermal power generation park. (petrobras.com.br)
  • Carbon pollution from power plants has decreased 10 percent from 2010, according to EPA data. (environmentalleader.com)
  • With just under 1,600 facilities emitting more than 2 billion metric tons of carbon dioxide in 2012, these plants account for about 40 percent of total US carbon pollution. (environmentalleader.com)
  • As a result, the new state-of-the-art gas-fired power plant will be significantly more energy efficient and will emit less greenhouse gas than the coal-fired capacity it replaces and the project will thus contribute to cutting air pollution in the port city of Vladivostok, Mr. Freeman added. (ebrd.com)
  • NRDC's analysis shows that we can economically cut power plants' carbon pollution by 50 percent more than the EPA proposed, and create hundreds of thousands of new jobs . (environmentalleader.com)
  • In the new study, Health Co-benefits of Carbon Standards for Existing Power Plants , scientists at Harvard, Syracuse, and Boston Universities analyzed three options for standards to reduce carbon pollution from power plants. (harvard.edu)
  • Hundreds of thousands of people suffer serious health problems from air pollution in the U.S. every year, and these health problems mostly occur in areas where pollution is meeting current EPA standards," said lead author Joel Schwartz , also of Harvard School of Public Health. (harvard.edu)
  • All of these states have experienced persistent air quality problems associated with power plant pollution. (harvard.edu)
  • Water pollution will be controlled with on-site plant wastewater treatment facilities. (power-technology.com)
  • EPA Testimony: Toxic water pollution from coal-fired power plants - Duration: 3 minutes, 10 seconds. (youtube.com)
  • On December 16, 2011, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) finalized the first national standards to reduce mercury and other toxic air pollution from coal- and oil-fired power plants. (epa.gov)
  • To assess the current state of mercury pollution in food crops grown near coal-fired power plants, we measured the total mercury concentration in vegetables and grain crops collected from farms located near two coal-fired power plants. (nature.com)
  • Duke tried to defend the decision by releasing calculations that claimed the new fossil fuel plant would reduce its air pollution. (naturalnews.com)
  • Limiting the most polluting power plants is key to making sure New York meets its goal of reducing climate pollution 40 percent by 2030 and 80 percent by 2050. (commondreams.org)
  • Washington's only coal-fired power plant will reduce mercury pollution by 50 percent and its NOx pollution by 20 percent in 2009. (sourcewatch.org)
  • According to the London-based think tank Carbon Tracker , the shuttering of unprofitable and uncompetitive coal-fired power plants across the U.S. could save consumers as much as $10 billion a year by 2021 while increasing the country's competitiveness. (triplepundit.com)
  • Consumers end up paying the extra cost through their bills, and by 2021 this will reach $10 billion a year. (triplepundit.com)
  • Indian Point, the nuclear power plant closest to New York City, could be shut as soon as April 2021 under an agreement New York state officials reached this week with Entergy, the utility company that owns the plant, according to a person with direct knowledge of the deal. (nytimes.com)
  • A new study , published in the journal Nature Climate Change , calculates that the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan will save thousands of lives every year. (environmentalleader.com)
  • It was stayed by the Supreme Court in 2016.Wheeler said the ACE was written "within the four corners of the Clean Air Act" by confining reduction requirements directly on power plants, not allowing a more systemwide approach. (yahoo.com)
  • Pacific Power agreed last year to seek no further increases before January 2016. (bendbulletin.com)
  • In 2016 its owner announced it intended in due course to seek an extension to eighty years of operation, to 2052 and 2053. (wikipedia.org)
  • In May 2016, Duke Energy announced it would build a number of new power plants on school campuses. (naturalnews.com)
  • BERLIN - Switzerland on Friday shut down one of its oldest nuclear power plants, part of a plan to end the domestic production of atomic energy before the middle of the century. (news4jax.com)
  • Switzerland is home to the world's oldest still-operating nuclear power plant, Beznau, which will be shut down toward the end of 2029. (news4jax.com)
  • In 2011, a report commissioned under then-Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg concluded that if Indian Point were shut within five years, there would not be enough reliable substitutes to meet the city's needs. (nytimes.com)
  • Scores of climate change protesters were arrested outside a coal power plant in New Hampshire on Saturday as they staged a demonstration calling for the facility to be shut down. (yahoo.com)
  • There's a coalition of a lot of different organizations that are here today to shut down this power plant," Sam Tardiff, of 350 New Hampshire Action and the New Hampshire Youth Movement, who staged the protest, told Manchester ABC affiliate WMUR . (yahoo.com)
  • Together the flurry of small gas plants represent the equivalent of one large gas-fired power unit, which could compete for contracts with National Grid to help balance the energy system as old coal-plants are shut down. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • A major environmental rehabilitation effort looms near the Great Ocean Road following the shut down of the Anglesea coal-fired power plant and open-cut mine after 46-years of operation. (theage.com.au)
  • After the smelter's closure, Alcoa was unable to find a buyer for the 150 megawatt power plant and instead decided to shut it from August 31. (theage.com.au)
  • While unions and government were disappointed about the job losses, community campaigners who had pushed to shut the ageing plant celebrated the news. (theage.com.au)
  • Andrew Laird from Surf Coast Air Action, which has campaigned to shut the plant, said the group was over the moon. (theage.com.au)
  • Requires operators and power to shut down plant safely. (popularmechanics.com)
  • Most of the higher costs are attributed to the fact that approximately two-thirds of the nation's coal plants are "regulated," and in effect, they receive government-approved prices that cover their costs. (triplepundit.com)
  • The lives saved will come from cutting the hundreds of thousands of tons of sulfur dioxide and oxides of nitrogen that pour out of our nation's power-plant smokestacks along with carbon dioxide. (environmentalleader.com)
  • The nation's first new nuclear generation in 20 years has officially entered commercial operation after the Tennessee Valley Authority's Watts Bar Unit 2 successfully completed an extensive series of power ascension tests and reliably operated at full power for more than three weeks. (wattsupwiththat.com)
  • Power shortages this year could exceed those of 2004 and threaten to slow the nation's manufacturing sector. (latimes.com)
  • After all, the rapid decline in the cost of clean energy technologies has occurred while the natural gas boom has kept prices at record lows, giving these newer power plants a remarkable economic advantage over coal-fired power plants. (triplepundit.com)
  • Orbiting solar power plants that harness the sun´s energy from space and beam it to Earth could be economically viable within three decades based on technologies currently being tested, according to a new study by scientists with the International Academy of Astronautics. (redorbit.com)
  • The study is the first broad based international assessment of potential plans to collect solar energy in space and deliver it to markets on Earth via wireless power transmission. (redorbit.com)
  • It is clear that solar power delivered from space could play a tremendously important role in meeting the global need for energy during the 21st century," wrote the study´s authors, led by John Mankins, a 25-year NASA veteran and former head of concepts for the space agency. (redorbit.com)
  • Interest in the concept has grown during the past decade, driven by concerns over rising demand for energy to drive economic development and concerns that global production of petroleum and other fossil fuels will peak and begin to decline in the coming years. (redorbit.com)
  • H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and NET Power CEO Bill Brown discuss how NET Power can transform the energy industry in the UAE. (prnewswire.com)
  • The EBRD's 12-year loan to Joint Stock Company "Energy System of East" (ESV), whose maturity is much longer than what commercial banks can at present offer in Russia, is guaranteed by ESV's parent company, Joint Stock Company "RusHydro," one of the world's largest hydro power generating companies. (ebrd.com)
  • Nuclear power remains the only source of carbon-free energy that is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week," said Joe Grimes, TVA executive vice president of generation and chief nuclear officer. (wattsupwiththat.com)
  • The option that is focused on cutting carbon at existing power plants but has limited flexibility for compliance and does not include demand-side energy efficiency (Scenario 3), results in higher carbon reductions but slightly lower added health benefits than the top-performing scenario. (harvard.edu)
  • A $464.5 million offering of taxable revenue bonds by the City of Austin, Texas, to fund the acquisition of a biomass-fired power plant for the city's electric utility, Austin Energy, has been awarded the Deal of the Year-Southwest from the Bond Buyer. (publicpower.org)
  • Southern Power, a subsidiary of investor-owned Southern Company, on June 13 completed the sale of the Nacogdoches Generating Facility to Austin Energy. (publicpower.org)
  • The transaction created a clear path to eliminate an above-market power purchase agreement, which will allow Austin Energy to save its electric utility customers almost $300 million of net costs over the next 12 years. (publicpower.org)
  • This acquisition provided us a way to eliminate the obligations associated with an above market power purchase agreement and replace escalating capacity payments with long-term, fixed-rate taxable bonds," said Jackie Sargent, general manager of Austin Energy, in accepting the award. (publicpower.org)
  • This system reduces energy use by transferring energy from the adjacent river into a network of tubes under the exterior skin, transforming the building walls into a radiant surface that will maintain a constant temperature within the Powerhouse throughout the year. (archdaily.com)
  • But without a viable replacement source, ratepayers in New York City could be burdened with higher energy prices for years. (nytimes.com)
  • Xcel said the Mankato deal is vital for system stability as the company adds variable solar and wind energy while closing its coal-fired power plants, a primary source of constant power. (startribune.com)
  • Southern Power, the Mankato Energy Center's owner, opened a second generator there this spring. (startribune.com)
  • While Xcel has made much of its commitment to 100% carbon-free energy by 2050, natural gas power plays a significant role in its plans until at least then. (startribune.com)
  • The sulfur content during each of those four years - detailed in state-run CFE's annual operations reports - was at least 3.9%, nearly double the 2% cap set by Mexico's energy regulatory commission for six industrial corridors, including the Tula area. (yahoo.com)
  • Energy experts say the plant is likely operating with few or no filters. (yahoo.com)
  • BANGKOK, Thailand -- A government decision to indefinitely delay the construction of two large power plants contracted to foreign companies casts heavy doubts on the future direction of energy-sector reform and threatens to further undermine foreign-investor confidence in Thailand. (wsj.com)
  • The two projects, commissioned in 1997 to Union Power Development, a joint Japanese-Hong Kong energy consortium, and Gulf Power Generation, a joint venture controlled by Thai investors but in which a Japanese company owns 49%, were seen as integral. (wsj.com)
  • The safety record of central electric power generating facilities utilizing fossil fuels as a primary energy source was evaluated. (cdc.gov)
  • NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Board of County Commissioners, in and for Lake County, Ohio, hereby urges the First Energy Corporation, to continue the operation of the Perry Nuclear Power Plant through the investigation and implementation of all possible options. (scribd.com)
  • Energy Regulatory Commission, and the Honorable John Kasich, Governor of Ohio, for the purpose of developing a plan that considers all options in order to sustain the continued operation of the Perry Nuclear Power Plant. (scribd.com)
  • The company has already put its best foot forward, starting work on a £1 billion plant in Swansea that already has the backing of energy secretary Ed Davey. (engadget.com)
  • The lagoons could operate for up to 120 years, giving the government a sustainable source of clean energy that has little to no risks associated with it. (engadget.com)
  • Domestic coal demand has been sliding in recent years as utilities retiring aging coal-fired units and switch to cheaper supplies of natural gas, along with cleaner energy sources like solar and wind. (yahoo.com)
  • Beyoncé says in the book that eating plant-based gave her more energy, better sleep, improved digestion, weight loss, and increased clarity. (yahoo.com)
  • Russian officials say the mandate of the Akademik Lomonoso is to supply energy to remote industrial plants and port cities, and to offshore gas and oil platforms. (cpr.org)
  • Siemens Energy handed over the Severn Power combined cycle power plant located in Uskmouth in the vicinity of Newport, Wales, one week ahead of schedule to the customer DONG Energy. (theengineer.co.uk)
  • Since location will be a critical factor to maintaining plant operations, a feasibility analysis that links planned energy generation with the amount of feedstock that could be sourced at any instance will reassure potential investors that they will be protected from high risk. (renewableenergyworld.com)
  • Aviva Corporation's plans for a 400-megawatt integrated power project, near Eneabba, were stalled in October last year after energy retailer Synergy overlooked it as a potential source of the state's future energy supplies. (abc.net.au)
  • A wind and solar power plant, producing electrical energy at any scale, site, and level above the ground, and with almost no wind, comprises rotor trains, mounted on decks of a garage-like building, each rotor train having a plurality of rotors positioned between a shroud and a wind tunnel. (google.com)
  • If the coal power plants want to generate more power, they can, but the incentives aren't there," said Lin Boqiang, director of the China Center for Energy Economics Research at Xiamen University. (latimes.com)
  • Sources for thermoelectric-power withdrawals, cooling-system information, and net power generation included data collected directly from facilities, State permitting or regulatory agencies, the US Energy Information Administration, and linked heat and water budget models for powerplants in the United States. (usgs.gov)
  • This was the first demonstration of energy storage with concentrating solar power, " said Gauche. (azocleantech.com)
  • At present, Sandia is heading one of three teams chosen by the DOE's Solar Energy Technologies Office to compete to construct a high temperature concentrating solar power system with integrated heat storage. (azocleantech.com)
  • The decision is the culmination of a two-year struggle between the similarly-named but unrelated Duke Energy and an alliance of students and environmentalists. (naturalnews.com)
  • The energy utility hoped to own and run the new plant, which would start off burning fossil fuels before switching to biogas. (naturalnews.com)
  • Find out how we can get our energy needs from hog waste and other unlikely sources at Power.news . (naturalnews.com)
  • As the Trump administration does everything in its power to roll back the progress our nation has made in combating climate change, states are fighting back," Kit Kennedy, Senior Director of Climate & Clean Energy at the Natural Resources Defense Council said. (commondreams.org)
  • If either is used by a private home, the energy supplying company will pay you for whatever extra power you have, if you send it to them. (yahoo.com)
  • The foundation for the second unit of Turkey's Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) has been laid, Turkey's Energy and Natural Resources Minister Fatih Donmez announced on Friday. (aa.com.tr)
  • In preparation for employment at the plant, the Energy and Natural Resources Ministry and the Ministry of National Education agreed to update the curriculum to include nuclear education in vocational high schools, especially in Mersin where the plant is located. (aa.com.tr)
  • He, of all people, appreciates solar power because plants can't grow without radiant energy emitted by the sun. (kfor.com)
  • From wind power, to natural gas and now solar power in our state, it shows the diversity in energy advancements available for customers, giving them a choice. (kfor.com)
  • These two sources of wastewater would make up 87 percent of the toxic pollutants removed by power plants, if the agency had chosen to implement the 2015 Obama rule as finalized. (bna.com)
  • The agency's final unpublished rule follows public comments submitted on a proposal to postpone the 2015 rule's compliance deadlines for all six categories of wastewater containing arsenic, selenium, nitrates, mercury, zinc, and other pollutants that power plants nationwide discharge. (bna.com)
  • Companies that are already subject to permits for other pollutants, however, which include those that run power plants, would have to apply for permits. (pbs.org)
  • Natural News ) Power plants are the country's largest consumer of freshwater, with daily use coming to 500 billion gallons a day or 50 percent of the national freshwater use. (naturalnews.com)
  • According to a statement from the ministry of power, a lawsuit filed at the International Court of Arbitration against the execution of the project which could be the country's largest hydro power plant when completed, has been withdrawn. (thisdaylive.com)
  • But all indications are that those plants withstood the initial earthquake. (courant.com)
  • President Donald Trump had vowed early in his presidency to kill the Clean Power Plan as part of his administration's attempt to revive the ailing coal industry, arguing the regulation exceeded the federal government's authority. (yahoo.com)
  • But former minister and local MP Terry Mulder said the Napthine government's policy towards the power plant was of non-intervention, which it had made clear to stakeholders during meetings during its term in government. (theage.com.au)
  • With almost a quarter of India's 1.2 billion population lacking access to reliable electrical power, the government's actions will add almost 8 GW of nuclear power to the grid. (theenergycollective.com)
  • The Craig Station generates 1,256 megawatts of power, enough to service more than 1 million customers business and residential in several western states. (craigdailypress.com)
  • Jemal Omar, a director at the bank, said the growth of gas-fuelled power has steadily increased in recent years as issues surrounding fossil fuels have come under increasing scrutiny. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • The plant is a wood waste biomass-fueled power plant in East Texas. (publicpower.org)
  • London, UK [RenewableEnergyAccess.com] Amid findings by Frost & Sullivan that the European biomass power plant market industry earned revenues of $1,685.5 million in 2005, with estimates this sum could reach $2,204.4 million in 2012, it is expected that these European markets will become more dependent than ever upon supply and acquisition of such resources. (renewableenergyworld.com)
  • One of the primary factors challenging market growth, states the report from Frost & Sullivan, will be the location of biomass power plants, which will typically need to be proximate to feedstock sites. (renewableenergyworld.com)
  • This will limit the maximum size of these power plants to around 30 megawatts electric and further upwards even as sourcing of biomass could continue to be a major challenge. (renewableenergyworld.com)
  • At a time when Americans are urging us to take meaningful climate action and reduce our carbon footprint, today's Dirty Power Plan is a failure of vision and leadership," he said. (yahoo.com)
  • The Sierra Club applauds Governor Cuomo and the DEC on today's action and will continue to work with the Administration to ensure the plan is finalized by year end and coupled with a statewide framework that provides a glidepath for communities and workers impacted by this transition. (commondreams.org)
  • Meanwhile, the efficiency gains have resulted in reduced demand for load growth, as competition between power generation technologies has intensified. (triplepundit.com)
  • Greenhouse gases emitted through human activities such as transportation and power generation are the primary driver of recent climate change, the agency says. (environmentalleader.com)
  • The new plant should also serve as a model on how to modernise heat and power generation and supply in an isolated power system, one which could be replicated in other stand-alone Russian power systems, particularly in remote areas. (ebrd.com)
  • Compass has built its portfolio with a goal of long-term cash generation, and has a 22-year record of success. (yahoo.com)
  • The country's long-term plan is to build 117 new power plants by 2015 to increase the country's power generation capacity to 80,830MW. (power-technology.com)
  • The power generation division of KEPCO was spun off to six subsidiaries in November 1999. (power-technology.com)
  • A plant operator at a coal fired power generation plant in Texas, died when he fell between the bypass dampers located in the flu gas desulfurization unit. (cdc.gov)
  • On April 10, 1998, a 32-year-old, male plant operator (the victim) was performing regularly scheduled maintenance on bypass dampers in the flue gas desulfurization unit at a power generation plant. (cdc.gov)
  • Thereby, an emergency power supply can be obtained reliably by the simple configuration of the invention without installing emergency power generation facilities such as a diesel engine, gas turbine or the like. (google.ca)
  • 2. A power generation plant according to claim 1 which further includes an auxiliary power source for supplying power when said power obtained from said first generator drops below a predetermined level. (google.ca)
  • 3. A power generation plant according to claim 2 wherein said auxiliary power source comprises a fuel cell. (google.ca)
  • 5. A power generation plant according to claim 4 which further includes an auxiliary power source for supplying power when said power obtained from said first generator drops below a predetermined level, a second motor electrically connected to said auxiliary power source and a clutch for mechanically connecting and disconnecting said motor electrically connected to said starter device and said second motor. (google.ca)
  • 2. The power generation system of claim 1 wherein the cooler is a component of the heat exchanger and includes a third heat transfer circuit in heat transfer relationship with the secondary side for transferring heat from the expanded air bled at the turbine exhaust to incoming compressed air. (google.com)
  • 3. The power generation system of claim 2 wherein the third heat transfer circuit is placed in heat transfer relationship with the secondary side upstream of the heat transfer from the primary side of the heat exchanger. (google.com)
  • 4. The power generation system of claim 1 wherein the cooler has a compressed air inlet for receiving a portion of the compressed air directed to the secondary side of the heat exchanger, a mixing chamber for mixing the compressed air with the expanded air bled from the first turbine exhaust to lower the temperature of the expanded air entering the cooler from the bleed line. (google.com)
  • Sitharaman said that the concessional corporate tax rate of 15 per cent will be extended to new power generation companies. (thehindubusinessline.com)
  • Surry is operated by Dominion Generation and owned by Dominion Resources, Inc. The Surry plant is similar in appearance and design to its "sister plant" North Anna Power Station, located northwest of Richmond in Louisa County, Virginia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Turkey has issued a power generation license to Rosatom's Akkuyu Project. (theenergycollective.com)
  • Eastern States accounted for 84 percent of total thermoelectric-power withdrawals in the United States and 70 percent of the related net power generation. (usgs.gov)
  • Reasons for this large difference include plant closures, a shift from coal to natural gas as a fuel source, and new powerplants using more water-effcient power generation and cooling-system technologies. (usgs.gov)
  • Mankins´ firm has been awarded a NASA contract of nearly $100,000 to pursue space-based solar power options. (redorbit.com)
  • Astronomical factors also play a role in relation to the great changes like the shift between ice ages, which typically lasts about 100,000 years and interglacial periods, which typically last about 10-12,000 years. (azocleantech.com)
  • This analysis indicates that detailed study of fuels and applications, design and plant layout, costs, and fuel processing losses for the Ericsson cycle approximation is warranted. (rand.org)
  • On May 8, 1979, FBI agents investigated a white crystalline substance which had been poured into 62 fresh fuels elements kept in storage at the plant, a day after plant officials made the discovery. (wikipedia.org)
  • After receiving court approval, REG Synthetic Fuels is purchasing certain equipment from the bankrupt KiOR cellulosic gasoline and diesel plant in Mississippi, including a 12-million gallon hydrotreating unit, distillation column and tankage. (ethanolproducer.com)
  • Meanwhile, the increased efficiency and decreased cost of onshore wind and utility-scale solar power installations are will offer additional competitive alternatives to coal. (triplepundit.com)
  • The cycle is not complicated in comparison with advanced gas turbine/steam turbine cycles now being considered for high-efficiency fossil-fuel-fired plants. (rand.org)
  • To achieve a tight schedule, the system utilized non-optimized off-the-shelf balance of plant (BOP) components including air compressors and water pumps that increased the parasitic power and reduced the efficiency. (sae.org)
  • An optimized 10 kW e system is projected to achieve over 34% net system efficiency and give a notable efficiency advantage over the small diesel ICEs typically used in truck Auxiliary Power Units (APUs). (sae.org)
  • Furthermore, higher-power systems on the scale of 80 kW e could achieve over 43% efficiency. (sae.org)
  • Passive rather than active Power Factor Correction (PFC) leads to lower power efficiency. (tomshardware.com)
  • The organization's modeling was based on revenue requirements approved by regulators, while costs associated with coal plants were valued based on their costs relative to the turbines typically used in natural gas-powered plants. (triplepundit.com)
  • Hence, Carbon Tracker concluded that by the mid-2020s, it would be cheaper for utilities to build new combined cycle gas turbines (CCGT) than continue operating 78 percent of existing coal power plants. (triplepundit.com)
  • Marine experts have their reservations, including fears that fish could be sucked into turbines, but Tidal Lagoon Power believes the lagoons will ultimately benefit local ecosystems by serving as artificial reefs. (engadget.com)
  • At the power station, water is delivered to four Francis turbines powering four 115 MW generators. (wikipedia.org)
  • Irwin, L. & Moullec, Y. L. Turbines can use CO 2 to cut CO 2 . (nature.com)
  • The Environmental Protection Agency said it was postponing by two years compliance dates that would be required of more than 1,000 power plants nationwide, as it reconsiders how strictly it should limit those two sources of wastewater. (bna.com)
  • CARACAS (Reuters) -- Several Russian ships and 1,000 soldiers will take part in joint naval maneuvers with Venezuela in the Caribbean Sea later this year, exercises likely to increase diplomatic tensions with Washington, a pro-government newspaper has reported. (rferl.org)
  • Prior to 2000, thermoelectric-power withdrawals were compiled by fuel type (fossil-fuel, nuclear, and geothermal). (usgs.gov)
  • Since 2000, thermoelectric-power withdrawals have been compiled by cooling-system type. (usgs.gov)
  • Thermoelectric power cooling water sources include fresh and saline water from both surface-water and groundwater sources. (usgs.gov)
  • Reclaimed wastewater is a supplemental source of water for thermoelectric power, especially in areas where additional water sources are needed for plant operations. (usgs.gov)
  • Total withdrawals for thermoelectric power for 2015 were 133,000 Mgal/d, nearly 100 percent of which was withdrawn from surface-water sources, predominantly freshwater. (usgs.gov)
  • Total withdrawals for thermoelectric power accounted for 41 percent of total water withdrawals, 34 percent of total freshwater withdrawals, and 48 percent of fresh surface-water withdrawals for all uses. (usgs.gov)
  • Powerplants equipped with once-through cooling systems accounted for 96 percent of total thermoelectric-power withdrawals and 37 percent of net power generated. (usgs.gov)
  • Plants with recirculating cooling systems withdrew much less water (4 percent of total thermoelectric-power withdrawals) and produced most (63 percent) of the power. (usgs.gov)
  • Plants with recirculating cooling systems accounted for 67 percent of total thermoelectric-power consumptive use. (usgs.gov)
  • The power station lies on an 840-acre (340 ha) site adjacent to the James River across from Jamestown, slightly upriver from Smithfield and Newport News. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tornado touchdown causes shutdown at Surry nuclear plant", The (Newport News, Va.) Daily Press. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1]NRC Event Notification Report for April 20, 2011 "Dominion's North Anna Power Station Restores Offsite Power" Dominion news release, August 23, 2004. (wikipedia.org)
  • Natural News ) Duke University has indefinitely suspended its plan for a natural gas power plant on its campus. (naturalnews.com)
  • It is the world's first and only industrial-scale supercritical CO 2 -based power plant. (prnewswire.com)
  • Korea Electric Power Co (KEPCO) engineering subsidiary KOPEC was the prime architect-engineer and has been providing services ranging from preliminary plant design to start-up and tests, based on a standardised once-through supercritical boiler plant design with variable pressure operation capability. (power-technology.com)
  • Dostal, V., Hejzlar, P. & Driscoll, M. J. The supercritical carbon dioxide power cycle: comparison to other advanced power cycles. (nature.com)
  • Under the reopened contract, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries resumed work to expand the Subiya I oil-fired power plant in 1994. (power-technology.com)
  • While some Mexican environmentalists have long believed that the plant was breaking the sulfur content rules, the CFE's reports on plant operations that were seen by Reuters detail the violations. (yahoo.com)
  • Reuters could not determine whether the power plant has continued to use fuel oil containing excess sulfur this year. (yahoo.com)
  • The shutdowns will take a combined 4,200MW of power off the grid -- enough to run over 4 million homes, as Reuters notes . (yahoo.com)
  • But a Reuters survey https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-carbon-utilities/epas-new-carbon-plan-wont-slow-coal-unit-shutdowns-utilities-idUSKCN1MF1BX last October of 44 utilities that have announced plans to shutter coal units in coming years showed none of them expected the new EPA proposal would affect the timing of those retirements - casting doubt on whether it will provide much help to the coal industry. (yahoo.com)
  • More on the financial details of the project and criticism of the costs of offshore wind power in general at Reuters . (treehugger.com)
  • As recently as June, Fennovoima said that the plant would be operational by 2014. (rcinet.ca)
  • The operational mode of the plant is base load and middle load with fully automated operation. (power-technology.com)
  • The power plant was fully operational in February 2012. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bottom ash transport wastewater refers to the water that power plants use to collect, cool, and convey ash and other slag from the bottom of a boiler to other parts of the utility for treatment. (bna.com)
  • The Lawrence Journal-World reports that the City of Lawrence has been taking weekly sewage samples at both of its wastewater treatment plants to test for. (ap.org)
  • Hundreds of environmentalists occupy the entrance of Davao City's Sanggunihang Panglunsod Building as the councilors meet on a special session on Monday to overturn Mayor Sara Duterte's veto on the land reclassification ordinance that will materialize the proposed establishment of the 300-megawatt coal-fired power plant in the city. (bulatlat.com)
  • Environmentalists rallied support for House Bill 1825, which would transition the coal-fired plant off coal by 2015. (sourcewatch.org)
  • On the morning of March 11 last year, Minamisoma and its mayor were struggling with the same mundane problems as many other small rural cities across Japan: a declining, greying population, creaking public services and a faltering local economy. (truthout.org)
  • We have, over the last year, taken steps to increase security by a great degree," Van Someren said. (craigdailypress.com)
  • Agneta has during the last year raised her voice in the Swedish nuclear debate and contributed to a more fair view of nuclear power and its impact on society and climate. (euronuclear.org)
  • The company's portfolio generated over $1.5 billion in revenue last year. (yahoo.com)
  • Green Frog already operates 33 plants across the country, earning the start-up £250m in turnover in the last year. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Libya's oil output has fallen to 230,000 barrels per day (bpd) from 1.4 million bpd last year when various groups began disrupting facilities to back political and financial demands. (reuters.com)
  • He said the budget planned for spending of 68.6 billion dinars in the next six months, around 2 billion more than last year, with 27.1 billion going on public sector wages, 6 billion more than in 2013. (reuters.com)
  • And in case you're wondering, a law passed last year in Oklahoma requires electric utilities to file new rate plan tariffs for solar customers by the end of this year. (kfor.com)
  • Xcel Energy's proposed $650 million purchase of a gas-fired power plant in Mankato has run into strong opposition from two state agencies concerned about its potential impact on ratepayers. (startribune.com)
  • Overall, Xcel has not shown need or any net benefits to ratepayers for Xcel's proposed (gas plant) purchase. (startribune.com)
  • Xcel maintains that even after recovering the deal's costs, ratepayers would still save $124 million over 30 years. (startribune.com)
  • The commission allowed Pacific Power to recover $21.9 million of the Lake Side 2 construction costs from Oregon ratepayers, about $1.1 million less than the company originally sought. (bendbulletin.com)
  • The Trump administration may hope that it can reverse coal power's decline by ending the Clean Power Plan and other eco-friendly efforts, but the industry's moves suggest otherwise. (yahoo.com)
  • Lloyd's commercial banking division, HSBC and NIBC have agreed to finance Green Frog Power's plans for 220MW of gas-fired power capacity across sites from Plymouth to Newcastle. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • The Oregon Public Utility Commission originally approved the increase in December, but said it could not go into effect until PacifiCorp, Pacific Power's parent company, brought its Lake Side 2 power plant online. (bendbulletin.com)
  • Advances in technology and disruptive changes in business models are often undermined by the regulatory environment in which power generators and suppliers function, says this report. (triplepundit.com)
  • Xcel has power purchase agreements running through 2026 and roughly 2039 for the two generators. (startribune.com)
  • We will continue to make efforts to maintain stable operations and maintenance of the power facilities in order to secure stable power supply. (treehugger.com)
  • He rejoined NRDC in March 2001 after serving for eight years in the Clinton administration, including as director of climate change policy at the US Environmental Protection Agency. (environmentalleader.com)
  • Rising is vocal about the positive aspects of nuclear power, not the least in the light of climate change and other environmental and health issues", continues Lantz. (euronuclear.org)
  • It is the only research to-date that compares the added non-climate health benefits of a wide range of alternatives for the power plant carbon standards and maps them for the entire continental U.S. (harvard.edu)
  • The summit was highlighted by the attendance of Greta Thunberg , a 16-year-old climate activist from Sweden, who has been holding weekly strikes to call attention to the issue of climate change. (yahoo.com)
  • The Earth's climate system is characterised by complex interactions between the atmosphere, oceans, ice sheets, landmasses and the biosphere (parts of the world with plant and animal life). (azocleantech.com)
  • Associate Professor in Climate Physics at the Niels Bohr Institute, Peter Ditlevsen has analysed the natural climate variations 5 million years back in time. (azocleantech.com)
  • This rule will allow New York to say goodbye forever to the dirty, dangerous coal plants that have wreaked havoc on our water, air, climate, and health," Adrienne Esposito, Executive Director for Citizens Campaign for the Environment (CCE) said. (commondreams.org)
  • The American Public Power Association is the voice of not-for-profit, community-owned utilities that power 2,000 towns and cities nationwide. (publicpower.org)
  • It can generate more than 2,000 megawatts, or about one-fourth of the power consumed in New York City and Westchester County. (nytimes.com)
  • The 2,000MW Subiya II plant will be gas fired and should increase drinking water production to 96MGD. (power-technology.com)
  • Nigeria has gotten an approval from the International Court of Arbitration to resume works on its 3050 megawatts (MW) capacity Mambilla hydro power plant, the federal government has said. (thisdaylive.com)
  • Western Australia's Environmental Protection Authority has recommended conditional approval of a coal-fired power station in the Mid West. (abc.net.au)
  • Centralia Power Plant is a coal-fired power station owned and operated by TransAlta near Centralia, Washington. (sourcewatch.org)
  • This desulfurizer enabled successful power plant tests on pump-grade Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel (ULSD) with 12 ppm-wt sulfur including 30 hours of automated power cycling. (sae.org)