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SSE Backs Top Power Execs With New UK Renewable Energy Group

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 21 Sep 2021 16:09:08 +0000

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A group of energy sector entrepreneurs, supported by a Scottish multi-national energy company, has announced the launch of a business venture focused on rolling out large-scale wind and solar farms across the UK and Europe. Renewco Power on Sept. 21 said it wants to develop more than 4 GW of renewable energy projects in the […]

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Frost-Heaving Problems and Solutions for Power Engineers

Credit to Author: Konstantin Ivanov| Date: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 20:44:35 +0000

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For the progressive development of modern civilization, access to minerals is critical. The main recoverable reserves of such minerals are often located at high latitudes. For example, a significant number of the world’s hydrocarbon deposits are located above 60 degrees North latitude. Our company, Noyabrskie Power Grids, is also located in this area, and its […]

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Frost-Heaving Problems and Solutions for Power Engineers

Credit to Author: Konstantin Ivanov| Date: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 20:44:35 +0000

The post Frost-Heaving Problems and Solutions for Power Engineers appeared first on POWER Magazine.

transmission-tower-failure-foundation-frost-heave

For the progressive development of modern civilization, access to minerals is critical. The main recoverable reserves of such minerals are often located at high latitudes. For example, a significant number of the world’s hydrocarbon deposits are located above 60 degrees North latitude. Our company, Noyabrskie Power Grids, is also located in this area, and its […]

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‘What’s Next’ for Siemens Energy?

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 15:32:06 +0000

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Everyone in the power industry is familiar with Siemens Energy. Its technology is behind about one-sixth of the world’s power generation, and even a larger portion than that in the U.S.—roughly a third. Yet, Siemens Energy as currently organized is a fairly new entity. The company was spun off from Siemens AG and began trading […]

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Nuclear Advisory Council Deems Commissioning of Holtec SMR-160 by 2030 a ‘Credible Target’

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 14:06:19 +0000

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Holtec International’s ambitions to install its first set of SMR-160 small modular reactor nuclear plants in the U.S. by 2030 may be a “credible target,” the company’s advisory council comprising 20 utility and nuclear industry leaders has reportedly determined.  The Holtec Advisory Council, a body that provides Holtec with “input on the technical and commercial merits […]

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Nuclear Advisory Council Deems Commissioning of Holtec SMR-160 by 2030 a ‘Credible Target’

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 14:06:19 +0000

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Holtec International’s ambitions to install its first set of SMR-160 small modular reactor nuclear plants in the U.S. by 2030 may be a “credible target,” the company’s advisory council comprising 20 utility and nuclear industry leaders has reportedly determined.  The Holtec Advisory Council, a body that provides Holtec with “input on the technical and commercial merits […]

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In First for the U.S., Vineyard Wind Achieves $2.3B Financial Close for Offshore Wind Farm

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 13:47:36 +0000

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Vineyard Wind 1, an 800-MW phase of an offshore wind project offshore Massachusetts, has achieved financial close. The milestone, a first for a U.S. commercial-scale offshore wind farm, now allows Vineyard Wind to provide its contractors with a notice to proceed with construction.  Vineyard Wind, a joint venture between AVANGRID subsidiary Avangrid Renewables and Copenhagen […]

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Ethiopia Outlines $40 Billion Plan as GERD Hydro Startup Nears

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 02:23:30 +0000

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Ethiopian officials have said they are moving closer to commissioning the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) hydropower installation, part of 71 power projects included in a $40 billion investment package to increase the country’s electricity generation over the next decade. The 6,450-MW GERD project, being built on the Blue Nile River and set to more […]

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SCR Design Considerations: Retrofit Challenges and Ratcheting Emissions Level Requirements

Credit to Author: Contributed Content| Date: Wed, 15 Sep 2021 12:55:58 +0000

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Selective catalytic reduction (SCR) projects often focus on the final NOx emissions levels achieved, but a successful project is about much more than that. Facility owners must consider the complete scope associated with an SCR installation, from supply chain issues and ultra-low NOx emissions levels to customization requirements associated with a given application’s pressure drop […]

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