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UL certifies GE's ComEd smart meters

Residential smart meters produced by GE and being installed by ComEd across its service territory have received UL certification

Texas greenhouse gas regulations go into effect

EPA must officially approve the rules and also rescind the Federal Implementation Plan under which it currently regulates GHGs in Texas

Toshiba to supply Mexican power plant

Altamira is currently equipped with two 158 MW steam turbines and generators that Toshiba shipped to Comisión Federal de Electricidad

Wood Group GTS wins maintenance contract for Apex Bethel Energy Center

Construction is soon to begin for the plant in East Texas, which will use compressed air energy storage technology

Alstom shares spike on talk of GE buyout

Alstom said in a statement Thursday that it has not been "informed of any potential public tender offer for shares of the company"

Oregon Institute of Technology installs geothermal, solar power

Partially through DOE support, the Klamath Falls campus will use 1.5 MW of geothermal capacity combined with a 2 MW solar power array

Feds investigate radiation leaks at nuclear waste repository

With the source of the leak still unknown, the DOE's investigation focused on the response to the emergency and to the safety and maintenance programs in place

Tollgrade launches smart grid sensor for voltage monitoring

Tollgrade Communications Inc. announced the availability of their LightHouse Medium Voltage Power Sensor

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