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Power4Georgians gets 18-month extension on coal plant air permit

The extension will give Power4Georgians time to determine if or how Plant Washington will be affected by that CO2 rule

SunEdison finances 69.5 MW solar power plant in Chile

Solar power technology manufacturer SunEdison Inc. announced the closing of a $130 million non-recourse debt financing arrangement with CorpBanca and BBVA 

Texas regulators to approve 138-kV transmission line

The length of the 16 route alternatives that GVEC filed in the application ranged from about nine miles to 12 miles

Siemens, Mortenson win HVDC transmission contract in Canada

In a consortium with Mortenson Construction, Siemens will be supplying both converter stations for the Bipole III HVDC project 

FirstEnergy returns Perry to service after unplanned outage

The plant experienced an unexpected shut down at 2:18 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 20, a FirstEnergy spokesperson said  

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems to build 25 MW geothermal plant in Mexico

To date, MHPS has received 12 other orders from Mexico’s Comisión Federal de Electricidad for geothermal power plants from two power stations 

Landfill turned into solar power array in New York

OnForce Solar, a provider of solar energy systems, completed construction on a large-scale, 2.364 MW solar array built on 13 acres of a decommissioned, capped landfill in West Nyack for the Town of...

NRC resumes license renewals for U.S. nuclear power plants

Following a two-year hiatus, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has resumed issuing license renewals for nuclear power plants 

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