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Factbox: Power plants with GE turbines shutting for repairs

Utilities are shutting down at least 18 of General Electric Co's newest gas turbines for repairs at power plants from Taiwan to France, according to more than a dozen interviews with plant operators and industry experts......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 7th, 2018

Exclusive: GE"s push to fix power turbine problem goes global

Utilities are shutting down at least 18 of General Electric Co's newest gas turbines for repairs at power plants from Taiwan to France, according to more than a dozen interviews with plant operators and industry experts......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 7th, 2018

GE Finds Flaw in Power-Plant Turbines

General Electric discovered a flaw in its newest power-plant turbines after a key part failed earlier this month, forcing utility Exelon to shut down two Texas plants while GE makes repairs......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 20th, 2018

Coal plants keep shutting despite Trump"s order to save them

President Donald Trump has ordered a rescue of the nation’s struggling coal and nuclear power industries, but that doesn’t mean utilities are reconsidering the shutdown of unprofitable plants......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 18th, 2018

U.S.-owned utility to close two coal plants, in blow to Trump

The Tennessee Valley Authority voted on Thursday to close two aging coal-fired power plants, including one supplied by a company led by a major supporter of President Donald Trump, who had urged the U.S.-owned utility to keep it open......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 14th, 2019

TVA defies Trump and votes to shut down two aging coal-fired power plants

The Tennessee Valley Authority board of dir.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesFeb 14th, 2019

U.S. utility TVA votes to close two coal power plants, in blow to Trump

The Tennessee Valley Authority voted on Thursday to close two aging coal-fired power plants, including one supplied by a company led by a major supporter of President Donald Trump, who had urged the U.S.-owned utility to keep it open......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 14th, 2019

TVA defies Trump, votes to shut down two aging coal-fired power plants

The Tennessee Valley Authority board of dir.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesFeb 14th, 2019

California utility PG&E vows more power shutdowns to prevent wildfire

California utility PG&E Corp plans to increase the controversial practice of shutting off the power to communities at risk of wildfire when dangerous conditions such as high winds and dry heat are present......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 7th, 2019

Exelon says NY nuclear plants operated at full power during Polar Vortex

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallFeb 4th, 2019

Exelon says PA nuclear plants operated at full power during polar vortex

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallFeb 4th, 2019

From plants to jet fuel: New aviation biofuel helped power Boeing 787 Dreamliner

A salt-resistant plant could help Boeing and Etihad Airways develop larger aviation biofuel supplies for greener skies......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 1st, 2019

GE urges speedy fix for power turbine blades, says blade broke in 2015: sources

General Electric Co is advising some buyers of its big power turbines to switch out faulty blades sooner than expected and has disclosed that a blade broke in 2015, according to a presentation reviewed by Reuters and people briefed on the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 25th, 2019

Hitachi halts UK nuclear project as energy supply crunch looms

Japan's Hitachi put a $28 billion nuclear power project in Britain on hold on Thursday, dealing a blow to the country's plans for the replacement of ageing plants. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 17th, 2019

Hitachi halts UK nuclear project as energy supply crunch looms

Japan's Hitachi Ltd put a $28 billion nuclear power project in Britain on hold on Thursday, dealing a blow to the country's plans for the replacement of aging plants......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 17th, 2019

Hitachi freezes UK nuclear project as energy supply crunch looms

Japan's Hitachi Ltd decided on Thursday to freeze a 3 trillion yen ($28 billion) nuclear power project in Britain, dealing a blow to UK plans for the replacement of aging plants......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 17th, 2019

Bankrupt Bitcoin Miner Giga Watt Forced to Cease Daily Operations

Bankrupt bitcoin mining firm Giga Watt has said it's shutting down operations after its power was cut and facility access was blocked......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJan 16th, 2019

More coal-fired power plants were retired during Trump"s first 2 years than all of Obama"s first term, report says

Jacquelyn Martin/AP More US coal-fired power plants were shut in President Donald Trump's first two years than were retired in the whole of Barack Obama's first term, despite the Republican's efforts to prop up th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 15th, 2019

ACWA considers supporting solar panel manufacturing in Saudi

ACWA Power is considering supporting the manufacturing of solar panels in Saudi Arabia, its chief executive said, as the power and water plants developer seeks to facilitate Saudi Arabia's plans to develop its renewable power industry......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 14th, 2019

Coal Power Plant Shutdowns Surge Under Trump

It's a long-term trend because of unfavorable economics. Coal-fired power plants are on the march--out of business. And despite promises that Donald Trump made during and after his presidential campaign, the long-term trend has o.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 14th, 2019

ACWA plans to make solar panels as part of SoftBank and Saudi fund"s $200 billion project

ACWA Power plans to expand into solar panel manufacturing, its chief executive said, in a move which would put the power and water plants developer at the heart of Saudi Arabia's plans to develop its renewable power industry......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 14th, 2019