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Carbon capture and conversion pilot project opening in Texas

This nearly $40 million project included $28 million in grants awarded under the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act 

Three LDK solar companies seek quick Chapter 11 reorganization

Their ultimate parent company, LDK Parent, is subject to a provisional liquidation in the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands

Pepco Holdings hires with Landis+Gyr for grid analytics solution

The analytics package includes a suite of applications aimed at enhancing asset life, reliability and distribution system optimization

NRC increases oversight of Connecticut nuclear power plant

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission said Oct. 21 that it has moved to examine certain issues at nuclear plants in Iowa and Connecticut 

Dominion could spend $6 billion on CO2 compliance in Virginia

Staff at the Virginia agency charged with regulating electric utilities has found plenty to dislike in a federal plan to slash greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 

S&C installs energy storage solutions in Australia

S&C Electric Co. won a contract by Ergon Energy, an Australian utility, to provide 20 S&C PureWave Community Energy Storage Systems for the utility's Grid Utility Support Systems 

Judge to rule against Ameren in power line case

A judge said Monday that he will rule against a unit of Ameren Corp. in a legal fight over whether it needs state regulators' permission to build a high-voltage power line across northern Missouri&...

California ISO: Challenging 2014 summer but reliability held firm

Drought, heat waves and fires make for busy grid operations, but reliability maintained

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