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Video: Reactor Vessel Assembled at Watts Bar Unit 2

Nuclear Power - 2 hours 37 min ago
Workers recently assembled components of the reactor vessel at the Watts Bar 2 completion project . The Tennessee Valley Authority documented the delicate process in the videos below: (Please visit the site to view this video) (Time-lapse:) (Please visit the site to view this video)(read more)

Regulators Lift Waste Decision Licensing Moratorium for New Reactors

Nuclear Power - 3 hours 41 min ago
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission will end a moratorium on power reactor licensing decisions after meeting the requirements of a 2012 appeals court ruling regarding the storage of spent fuel at decommissioned nuclear plants. The court found that the NRC had not properly assessed the environmental impacts...(read more)

GE reaches 1GW-mark in Brazil

Wind Power News - 4 hours 7 min ago
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Dong boosts earnings through offshore divestments

Wind Power Monthly - 4 hours 14 min ago
DENMARK: Dong Energy saw earnings from its wind activities increase in the first half despite a drop in revenues and generation.
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Envision signs Mexico MoU

Wind Power Monthly - 4 hours 20 min ago
MEXICO: Envision has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Banco Interacciones to develop wind projects in Mexico.
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Goldwind aims at Russian market for 2015

Wind Power Monthly - 5 hours 44 min ago
RUSSIA: Goldwind is seeking to estabish turbine and blade manufacturing facilities in Russia, according to a statement from the company.
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Energy Department Announces $17 Million to Advance Highway Transportation Technologies

Energy News - 6 hours 7 min ago
The Energy Department announced $17.6 million in funding for 14 cooperative agreements with small businesses and institutions of higher education to develop and deploy efficient and environmentally friendly highway transportation technologies.

Eight National Labs Collaborating on New Climate Change Project

Energy News - 6 hours 7 min ago
Eight Energy Department national laboratories will collaborate with the National Center for Atmospheric Research and other partners in the Accelerated Climate Modeling for Energy (ACME) project, a new effort funded by the Energy Department's Office of Science to address the most challenging and demanding climate change issues.

DOI Auctions 80,000 Acres Offshore Maryland for Wind Energy Development

Energy News - 6 hours 7 min ago
The U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) held the nation’s third competitive lease sale for potential wind energy development in federal waters with an offering of nearly 80,000 acres offshore Maryland.

MIT Study: Cutting Greenhouse Gas Emissions Could Pay for Itself

Energy News - 6 hours 7 min ago
A new study from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) found that that the savings on health care spending and other costs related to illness can potentially offset the costs of cutting harmful emissions from sources such as power plants and vehicles.

Road to Fuel Savings: Ford, Magna Partnership Helps Vehicles Shed the Pounds

Energy News - 6 hours 7 min ago
With support from the Energy Department, Ford and Magna International teamed up to explore different weight- reduction options and how those options can work together to increase a vehicle’s gas mileage.

GE reaches 1GW-mark in Brazil

Wind Power Monthly - 8 hours 21 min ago
BRAZIL: GE has installed 600MW in Brazil first half of 2014, taking its overall contribution to 1GW out of 5GW.
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Brazil Windpower 2014: project owners seek guidance on improving operations and maintenance

Wind Power Monthly - Tue, 08/26/2014 - 18:44
Windpower Monthly is reporting from Brazil Windpower 2014 conference in Rio de Janeiro. If you are at the event, visit Windpower Monthly at stand 157.
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