The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same: Renewable Energy Growth Continues

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Mon, 04 Jan 2021 05:15:00 +0000

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Wind and solar power capacity and generation have been growing steadily for years, as efforts to halt climate change and a desire for clean energy have gained public support around the world. As renewable

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The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same: Renewable Energy Growth Continues

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Mon, 04 Jan 2021 05:15:00 +0000

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Wind and solar power capacity and generation have been growing steadily for years, as efforts to halt climate change and a desire for clean energy have gained public support around the world. As renewable

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5 Reactors Connected to the Grid, 5 Removed in 2020

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Mon, 28 Dec 2020 23:01:21 +0000

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Nuclear power capacity continues to grow worldwide, as larger reactors are added to the grid while smaller units are retired. Furthermore, uprates to some existing reactors have also added to the world’s nuclear power capacity. The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) reports the total net installed capacity is about 393 GW today. Nuclear reactor additions […]

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Companies Announce New Residential VPP for California

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Mon, 07 Dec 2020 20:39:27 +0000

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A distributed energy power plant, designed to help bring more reliability to California’s power grid, is being developed by a company whose investors include Alphabet, the parent company of Google. The project when fully developed would be the world’s largest residential virtual power plant (VPP). Sidewalk Infrastructure Partners (SIP), a group that builds, owns, operates, […]

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Designing for Safety: A New Approach to Belt Conveyors

Credit to Author: Contributed Content| Date: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 18:37:21 +0000

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Conveyors are among the most dynamic and potentially dangerous areas of equipment at a coal power plant. Even though their safety and performance are critical to the operation’s success, the impact of their contribution to overall efficiency is often unrecognized by management and workers alike. Operational basics of belt conveyor systems are too often a […]

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Designing for Safety: A New Approach to Belt Conveyors

Credit to Author: Contributed Content| Date: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 18:37:21 +0000

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Conveyors are among the most dynamic and potentially dangerous areas of equipment at a coal power plant. Even though their safety and performance are critical to the operation’s success, the impact of their contribution to overall efficiency is often unrecognized by management and workers alike. Operational basics of belt conveyor systems are too often a […]

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POWER Digest [December 2020]

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 05:09:00 +0000

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Norwegian Group Buying Vietnam Wind Farm. Norway’s SN Power AS in November agreed to purchase 100% of the shares in the 39.4-MW Dam Nai Wind Power project in Vietnam from Mekong Wind Pte. Ltd., a group owned

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POWER Digest [December 2020]

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 05:09:00 +0000

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Norwegian Group Buying Vietnam Wind Farm. Norway’s SN Power AS in November agreed to purchase 100% of the shares in the 39.4-MW Dam Nai Wind Power project in Vietnam from Mekong Wind Pte. Ltd., a group owned

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A Hopeful Narrative for the Nuclear Industry

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 18:36:15 +0000

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Although there is only one nuclear power plant construction project in progress today in the U.S., that doesn’t mean the nuclear industry has gone dormant. A lot of research and development are ongoing, and the federal government is putting millions of dollars behind some of the efforts. The Advanced Reactor Demonstration Program “The Department of […]

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How to Successfully Complete Projects with Advanced Work Packaging

Credit to Author: Shawn Anderton| Date: Tue, 24 Nov 2020 22:33:19 +0000

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Just as products are packaged so that they can be contained, handled, made mobile, and have their use sequenced, “packaging” work can bring the same benefits. To package work, planners create detailed workflows in advance rather than allowing construction to unfold in a self-assembling, freeform, decentralized way. Capital project construction can rely on a project […]

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