Saskatchewan going ahead with natural gas power station
Will use both gas and a steam turbine to produce electricity.
Two dead following accident at western Pennsylvania plant
Incident happened while workers were doing maintenance in an underground enclosure at the coal-fired power plant.
China detains 9 managers after scaffolding collapse kills 74
Labourers were building a circular cooling tower at a power plant.
At least 67 killed in China scaffolding collapse at power plant
One worker was missing, as 500 rescue workers dig through the debris with their bare hands.
Crews work overnight battling blaze at Michigan power plant
Coal-fired generation unit that produces electricity caught fire.
Limiting power plant emissions “key” step in US climate change fight, Obama says
Plan imposes stricter carbon dioxide limits on states than was previously expected: a 32% cut by 2030, compared with 2005 levels.
Obama unveils plan to cut power plant emissions by 33% by 2030
The proposal gives each state the chance to determine how it will comply with customized targets set by the EPA.
Ottawa wants to hear from Albertans on power plant review
The plant would operate for about 35 years and have a maximum power capacity of 400 megawatts if approved.
Barbados to build $240M waste to energy plant
Plant could eventually provide as much as 25% of the Caribbean island’s power.
180 eagles spend winter at Mich. power plant
They’re drawn by warm water discharge and an abundance of fish.
SNC-Lavalin consortium signs sulphuric acid plant contract in Saudi Arabia
Agreement includes two 75 mega watt power plants that will recover heat generated by the acid plant operations.
TransAlta, Australian firm partner up to build gas pipeline
Calgary-based utility will have a 43% stake in the Fortescue River Gas Pipeline joint-venture.
New Brunswick nuclear plant says chemical spilled into Bay of Fundy
A release of hydrazine occurred Nov. 3 from a valve located on the non-nuclear side of the station.
OPA differs with AG’s costing of Oakville power plant cancellation
Sticks with $310M, citing different assumptions and rates used for future costs, savings.
Ontario’s cancelled natural gas power plant timeline
Key events related to the cancellation of two energy projects in Ontario.