Sask. gets deal with Ottawa on future of coal-fired power plants
Allows the province to meet federal emission requirements over time, system-wide.
China to ban new coal-fired power plants in three industrial regions
Move by China’s Cabinet to fight air pollution around Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou.
Doctors citing health problems demand Alberta phase out coal plants
TransAlta Utilities says 2006 university study found no health difference in people living near plants.
Obama plans major push on climate change
Plan is to curb emissions, boost efficiency and expand renewable energy.
CVTech wins power contracts worth $38.3M
CVTech Group’s energy subsidiaries have won contracts in the US and Canada totalling more than $38 million.
Velan wins $20M international order
A Russian boilermaker has ordered $20 million worth of valves from Velan Inc. for three 660-megawatt units going into a supercritical coal-fired power plant in Barh, India.