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Is Your Power Company Fighting in Court Against Safeguards From Mercury and ...
Last week marked the deadline for lawsuits to challenge EPA's Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS) for power plants.
AEP shuts Texas Oklaunion coal plant for planned work
May 14 American Electric Power Co Inc shut its 670-megawatt Oklaunion coal-fired power unit in Texas on Monday for routine maintenance and repairs, the company told the state pollution regulators in a report.
Even in Coal Country, the Fight for an Industry
Across the United States, the industry is under siege, threatened by new regulations from Washington, environmentalists fortified by money from Michael R. Bloomberg, the billionaire mayor of New York City, and natural gas companies intent on capturing ...
The Backbone of the Electric System: A Legacy of Coal and the Challenge of ...
“Energy policy” and “clean energy” may be political hot buttons this year, but the technological realities and challenges to achieving energy and environmental goals are seldom discussed.
Sky-high Electric Bills Courtesy of Obama EPA's War on Coal
“So much for President Obama's claims to be for an 'all-of-the-above' approach - these regulations are designed specifically to kill coal in American electricity generation, which will significantly raise energy prices on American families. This plan ...
EPA Carbon Standard Takes a Bite out of Pollution
Tenaska Inc. announced on May 8that it may convert its proposed Taylorville, Illinois, coal-fired power plant into a natural gas facility.
Wind Energy Industry Supports Being Held to the Highest Standard in US for ...
Wind energy is a clean, inexhaustible, homegrown source of energy that is one of the most environmentally friendly ways to generate electricity as it emits no pollution, creates no hazardous waste, and uses virtually no water. “AWEA and its member ...
Cybersecurity: How US utilities passed up chance to protect their networks
Meanwhile vital industry backing from the American Gas Association and its partners at the electric power and water utility industries that once drove that funding had waned, say those who worked on the project.
Gas-to-Liquids Processes for Chemicals and Energy Production
The gas-to-liquids (GTL) business is involved in the chemical conversion of stranded natural gas feedstocks to liquid products such as transportation fuels and chemicals.
PJM power capacity auction may be worth over $10 bln
Capacity prices seen in the $150-$190/MW-day range * FirstEnergy Ohio zone likely to clear over RTO * Auction to close May 11 By Scott DiSavino May 9 U.S. electric grid operator PJM hopes to secure at least 160,000 megawatts (MW) of power resources for ...