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April 8, 2014

Half of power plant capacity additions in 2013 came from natural gas


January 31, 2014

NFL stadiums produce onsite energy with solar PV projects


November 14, 2013

2013 completions of large solar thermal power plants mark technology gains


October 17, 2013

Global nuclear generation capacity totaled more than 370 gigawatts in 2012


September 17, 2013

Most new residential solar PV projects in California program are not owned by homeowners


September 6, 2013

Vermont Yankee nuclear plant closure in 2014 will challenge New England energy markets


July 8, 2013

Pumped storage provides grid reliability even with net generation loss


January 23, 2013

How much electric supply capacity is needed to keep U.S. electricity grids reliable?


November 21, 2012

Wind energy tax credit set to expire at the end of 2012


November 2, 2012

Extended outages at several nuclear plants led to high outage levels in 2012


October 4, 2012

Combined heat and power technology fills an important energy niche


September 17, 2012

Municipal solid waste plants convert garbage to electricity


September 7, 2012

Natural gas demand at power plants was high in summer 2012


September 6, 2012

NRG-GenOn acquisition plan would create the largest independent power producer


August 17, 2012

Electric generator dispatch depends on system demand and the relative cost of operation


July 31, 2012

Projected retirements of coal-fired power plants


July 9, 2012

Texas electricity market faces summer challenges


June 14, 2012

California's electric power market faces challenges heading into summer


May 17, 2012

Global generation capacity for nuclear power has grown to over 346 gigawatts since 1955


May 15, 2012

Participation in electric net-metering programs increased sharply in recent years


May 9, 2012

Policies for compensating behind-the-meter generation vary by State


May 8, 2012

U.S. nuclear outages back within five-year range


March 12, 2012

U.S. wind generation increased 27% in 2011


February 10, 2012

Natural gas and renewable shares of electricity generation to grow, coal still largest


November 17, 2011

Over half the cooling systems at U.S. electric power plants reuse water


August 2, 2011

Wind generating capacity is distributed unevenly across the United States


July 6, 2011

Natural gas use in the electric power sector is growing


July 5, 2011

Most electric generating capacity additions in the last decade were natural gas-fired


June 8, 2011

Electric generators' roles vary due to daily and seasonal variation in demand


June 7, 2011

Recent mix of electric generating capacity additions more diverse


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