How to Plan a Successful Energy Construction Project

Credit to Author: Contributed Content| Date: Thu, 12 Nov 2020 15:42:36 +0000

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These Ten Steps May Help Power Companies Avoid Headaches, Delays, Higher Costs, and Legal Complications Jacqueline Greenberg Vogt, Esq. and Robert C. Epstein, Esq. The International Energy Agency projects the rapid growth of renewables, with solar at the center of this new constellation of electricity generation technologies. Hydropower remains the largest renewable source of electricity, […]

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How to Plan a Successful Energy Construction Project

Credit to Author: Contributed Content| Date: Thu, 12 Nov 2020 15:42:36 +0000

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These Ten Steps May Help Power Companies Avoid Headaches, Delays, Higher Costs, and Legal Complications Jacqueline Greenberg Vogt, Esq. and Robert C. Epstein, Esq. The International Energy Agency projects the rapid growth of renewables, with solar at the center of this new constellation of electricity generation technologies. Hydropower remains the largest renewable source of electricity, […]

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Consistent Excellence Makes Byron Nuclear Plant Special

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Mon, 02 Nov 2020 16:45:00 +0000

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A focus on continuous improvement has helped the nuclear power industry shine in recent years. The U.S.'s fleet of nuclear reactors has achieved average capacity factors of more than 92% over the past five

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How To Safely Test Tesla’s Full Self-Driving (Beta)

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Tue, 27 Oct 2020 22:49:11 +0000

Recently, Tesla released a beta version of its Full Self Driving (FSD) software to some owners, and told us that the limited release would slowly expand to include more drivers. Like everyone else, I’m excited. Sure, we didn’t get flying cars by 2015

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Developing a Safer Lithium-Ion Battery

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 22 Oct 2020 13:40:08 +0000

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Most consumers know that lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries can get hot. People experience the phenomenon in devices such as cell phones and laptop computers. In extreme circumstances, the heat can cause fires with catastrophic consequences. One company that is working to remedy the problem is Burlington, Washington-headquartered LAVLE. The company’s COO Morten Pedersen and CTO Ben […]

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The POWER Interview: Cleaning Up a Radiologically Contaminated Site

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 22:35:35 +0000

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In the 1940s, the Oak Ridge Gaseous Diffusion Plant was built in unprecedented secrecy as part of the Manhattan Project. Its purpose was to provide enriched uranium for the world’s first atomic bomb, and it expanded operations during the Cold War, producing enriched uranium for defense and commercial purposes. Uranium enrichment operations were halted at […]

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The POWER Interview: Cleaning Up a Radiologically Contaminated Site

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 22:35:35 +0000

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In the 1940s, the Oak Ridge Gaseous Diffusion Plant was built in unprecedented secrecy as part of the Manhattan Project. Its purpose was to provide enriched uranium for the world’s first atomic bomb, and it expanded operations during the Cold War, producing enriched uranium for defense and commercial purposes. Uranium enrichment operations were halted at […]

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Is Nuclear Power As Safe As The BBC Claims?

Credit to Author: George Harvey| Date: Mon, 28 Sep 2020 21:05:58 +0000

The nuclear industry has based much of its analysis on what I believe is demonstrably flawed thinking. I would classify numbers from the nuclear industry in three types. Some are predictably spot-on. Some are predictably off, with the true value turning out to be greater by a factor of two or more. And some are predictably, and sometimes demonstrably, off by at least an order of magnitude. Which number falls into which category seems to depend entirely on what it is to be used for

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Cubicle Inspection and Repair Safety Device Is a Winner

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 23:52:34 +0000

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A team of innovators from Consolidated Edison (ConEd) took home the Real-World Safety Solutions award during the Experience POWER event on Sept. 28. The invention the group created is called a Cubical Inspection and Repair Safety (CIRS) device. The team that designed and developed the solution includes Eric Fell, senior safety specialist with ConEd; Joe […]

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Cubicle Inspection and Repair Safety Device Is a Winner

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 23:52:34 +0000

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A team of innovators from Consolidated Edison (ConEd) took home the Real-World Safety Solutions award during the Experience POWER event on Sept. 28. The invention the group created is called a Cubical Inspection and Repair Safety (CIRS) device. The team that designed and developed the solution includes Eric Fell, senior safety specialist with ConEd; Joe […]

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