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The Evolution of Solar Power

March 29, 2017 - in Energy, Renewables

Global expansion of solar PV has been following an exponential curve for more than two decades, going as far as doubling over the past two years. Safe to say, solar power has a very bright future, but let's see what its evolution looks like on the world map.…

CHAMPS GPO and IGS Energy Relaunch Contract for Natural Gas and Electricity

March 23, 2017 - in Energy

CHAMPS Group Purchasing and IGS Energy relaunched their contract for natural gas and electricity. The service area for natural gas expands outside of…

Japanese Biomass Power Plant Boosts Efficiency with Clean Energy through Swedish Climeon

March 22, 2017 - in Energy, Renewables

Energy plays a crucial role for achieving almost all the Sustainable Development Goals that were set in Paris 2015. From energy’s role in defeating…

Eliminating Energy-Related Carbon Emissions Possible, New IRENA Study Finds

March 20, 2017 - in Energy, Renewables

Berlin, Germany, 20 March 2017 — Global energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions can be reduced by 70% by 2050 and completely phased-out by 2060 with a net positive economic outlook, according to new findings released today by the International Renewable…

Fluor’s NuScale Power Small Modular Nuclear Reactor Design Certification Accepted for Review by U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

March 20, 2017 - in Energy

IRVING, Texas - Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that NuScale Power (NuScale), in which Fluor is the majority investor, has received notice that its design certification application has been accepted for review by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission…

UVIG Announces Annual Annual Achievement Awards in Tucson, Arizona

March 17, 2017 - in Awards, Energy, Events

Tucson, Ariz. – March  2017– The Utility Variable-Generation Integration Group, (UVIG), honored a broad group of energy professionals for their contributions and accomplishments for the reliable and economic integration of renewable energy. The honorees…

Veolia Nuclear Solutions To Deploy Contaminated Water Treatment Systems At Four Magnox Sites in the U.K.

March 7, 2017 - in Energy, Wastewater, Water

PARIS & PALO ALTO, Calif.-Regulatory News: Veolia (Paris:VIE) announced that its Nuclear Solutions entity, through its subsidiary Kurion Inc., will deploy effluent treatment systems at four Magnox sites in the United Kingdom under a new contract between…

POWER360 Upgrade Cuts Software Costs, Increases Security

March 6, 2017 - in Energy, News, Products

HAILEY, Idaho — POWER Engineers Incorporated (POWER) has launched the latest version of its robust project management tool. POWER360® reduces software costs and increases data security as well as strengthens the ability of utility, generation and telecommunication…

How to Locate Pipelines: National Pipeline Mapping System

March 1, 2017 - in Pipelines

Whether they are emergency responders, city planners, pipeline operators, homeowners, students or just curious neighbors, it’s important for community members to know where pipelines are located so they can be avoided or found, serviced and monitored. The…

Introducing Wind Turbine Control in Breeze

February 28, 2017 - in Energy, Renewables

Today we are very excited to announce the newest section in Breeze, Control. Control allows users of Breeze to start and stop wind turbines in real-time and from anywhere through Breeze. "When we launched Breeze, we did so to improve some of the most fundamentals…