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EPA puts out draft permit on 225 MW Texas project

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is out for public comment until Oct. 17 on a draft air permit for the Red Gate power plant project of South Texas Electric Cooperative

FTC asked to consider utility's renewable energy claims

A group of four environmentalists on Monday asked the Federal Trade Commission to determine if Vermont's largest electric utility is making deceptive claims about some of the renewable energy it pr...

NYISO: New York's power could be affected by power plant retirements

The ability of New York’s high-voltage electric system to transport power will be affected by the combination of recent and proposed retirements or mothballing of power plants 

GE appoints three new company officers

GE has 195 officers globally who lead large revenue-generating businesses or are in critical technology or functional roles, helping to drive growth 

ABB wins $14 million transformer order in Saudi Arabia

ABB won an order worth about $14 million from Saudi Electricity Co., Saudi Arabia’s national power transmission and distribution operator 

Demand response capacity to increase more than six-fold

The total worldwide capacity of demand response programs is expected to grow from 30.8 GW in 2014 to more than 196.6 GW by 2023, according to a recent report from Navigant Research 

DOE takes steps to improve manufacturing energy efficiency

Obama has called for doubling energy productivity by 2030 and cutting energy waste in half in our homes and businesses over the next 20 years

Alstom to connect Greek islands to interconnected network

Alstom will supply three GIS substations (170 kV) to replace small existing power plants on the islands of Mykonos, Paros and Syros 

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