After 59 Years of Operation, New York’s Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant Closes

Credit to Author: U.S. Energy Information Administration| Date: Sat, 01 May 2021 00:52:39 +0000

The Indian Point Energy Center (Indian Point) permanently stopped generating electricity on April 30, 2021, when it retired its last operating nuclear reactor, Unit 3, earlier than originally planned. The Indian Point nuclear power plant began operations in 1962 and produced over 565 terawatt-hours (TWh) of electricity in the 59 years it was open. The Unit 3 retirement […]

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The POWER Interview: The Importance of AI and Machine Learning

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Sun, 31 Jan 2021 18:15:54 +0000

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Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) are becoming synonymous with the operation of power generation facilities. The increased digitization of power plants, from equipment to software, involves both thermal generation and renewable energy installations. Both AI and ML will be key elements for the design of future energy systems, supporting the growth of smart […]

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EPA Reinterprets ‘Ambient Air,’ Further Tweaks New Source Review 

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Thu, 05 Dec 2019 15:49:52 +0000

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The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized a change to a long-standing policy interpreting “ambient air”—a foundational concept under the Clean Air Act that applies to all types of air pollution, from ground-level ozone, particulate matter, and greenhouse gases. While the agency framed the change as part of a suite of actions to reform New Source […]

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Gatchalian wants to penalize power plants with supply delivery problems

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Wed, 24 Apr 2019 10:38:52 +0000

Senator Sherwin Gatchalian said Wednesday that the power plants that are delayed in delivering the expected new power supply should be penalized.

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