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Honeywell to buy Elster for $5.1 billion

Elster consensus sales for 2015 are estimated to be $1.8 billion 

Ameren Illinois grid updates reduce power outages

Reliability improvements are saving its customers an estimated $48 million each year

Moody’s: Coal-fired power will stick around in U.S.

Power produced from coal-fired generation sources was 44 percent higher than power from gas-fired sources

Construction starts at first offshore wind farm in U.S.

Deepwater Wind is building a five-turbine wind farm off Block Island, which it expects to power 17,000 homes as early as next year 

Clinton says her energy plan will promote renewable power

Clinton touted a program that would combat climate change at least in part by changing the tax code to promote renewable energy 

AEP names new leadership for transmission unit, AEP Texas

A. Wade Smith has been named senior vice president of transmission grid development for American Electric Power, effective Aug. 3

East Kentucky Power Cooperative wants to buy lease on 594 MW Bluegrass plant

EKPC needs Bluegrass to fill capacity hole in part created by coal retirements

EDF bid to expand Calvert Cliffs nuclear plant officially over

Officials say a company's bid to build a third reactor at Calvert Cliffs nuclear power plant is officially over

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