Fuel Loading Only Major Milestone Left for Vogtle Unit 3 Nuclear Project

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 13:31:10 +0000

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Tom Fanning, CEO of Southern Company, reported during the company’s earnings call on July 29 that hot functional testing (HFT) had been completed on Vogtle Unit 3, and that the “next and final major milestone” is fuel load. “We project fuel load to occur sometime near year-end 2021 or early in 2022,” he said. The […]

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Fuel Loading Only Major Milestone Left for Vogtle Unit 3 Nuclear Project

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 13:31:10 +0000

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Tom Fanning, CEO of Southern Company, reported during the company’s earnings call on July 29 that hot functional testing (HFT) had been completed on Vogtle Unit 3, and that the “next and final major milestone” is fuel load. “We project fuel load to occur sometime near year-end 2021 or early in 2022,” he said. The […]

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Fuel Loading Only Major Milestone Left for Vogtle Unit 3 Nuclear Project

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 13:31:10 +0000

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Tom Fanning, CEO of Southern Company, reported during the company’s earnings call on July 29 that hot functional testing (HFT) had been completed on Vogtle Unit 3, and that the “next and final major milestone” is fuel load. “We project fuel load to occur sometime near year-end 2021 or early in 2022,” he said. The […]

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Volvo Vows To Make Hydrogen Fuel Cell Construction Equipment A Thing — CleanTechnica Interview

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 16:35:31 +0000

Diesel, begone: zero emission hydrogen fuel cell technology will power the sparkling green construction site of the future.

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More Vogtle Delays; Experts Target Mid-2022 Startup at Earliest

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 08 Jun 2021 20:43:35 +0000

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Engineering experts and financial consultants involved with oversight of the two-unit expansion of the Vogtle nuclear power plant in Georgia said the project’s startup now likely will be delayed until the summer of 2022. They also said the project faces more cost overruns. In testimony filed June 7 with the Georgia Public Service Commission, the […]

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New Technology Improves Rooftop Solar Designs

Credit to Author: Contributed Content| Date: Mon, 31 May 2021 15:24:27 +0000

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The solar power industry continues to see growth in distributed generation installations from residential to commercial projects, particularly as people take more control of powering their properties to increase their electricity reliability, and to control their energy costs. An important part of that process involves a rooftop solar installation’s onsite survey. There is currently a […]

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Advantages of Fibre-Reinforced Concrete

Credit to Author: Contributed Content| Date: Mon, 19 Apr 2021 19:30:10 +0000

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Concrete is an integral part of any construction project, whether you are building roads, a a ground floor in your private home, or a power plant. This is because concrete is very durable, but it can be susceptible to fractures as subsoil frosts and thaws, if it shifts, or if tree roots press upward on […]

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Modular Battery System From Xerotech Could Electrify The Construction Equipment Market

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Tue, 23 Feb 2021 22:53:55 +0000

Combining seven variants of modules with a choice of battery cell chemistry, a new “turnkey” modular battery system from technology firm Xerotech is promising to revolutionize the construction equipment market by offering manufacturers a flexible, scalable battery pack that can go in — well, just about everything! The battery packs’ main advantage comes from the […]

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Housing starts in southwest B.C. fell by 21 per cent in 2020: report

Credit to Author: Joanne Lee-Young| Date: Mon, 22 Feb 2021 00:10:52 +0000

Increased demand has driven home prices up despite the pandemic, said Lori Mathison, president of the Chartered Professional Accountants of BC. “How permanent this is, and how housing starts adapt, will be an important trend to monitor in 2021.”

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