Hitachi agreed to pay $19 million in fines to settle charges made by U.S. regulators that the Japanese conglomerate violated the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act in connection with projects at two power plants in South Africa.
NRG's stock price has lost more than one third of its value in recent weeks.
On Sunday night, wind farms in Texas generated a record output of 11,467 megawatts, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) said on Monday.
The wildfire, which local residents call the "Valley Fire," caused damage at five of the 14 power plants located at the facility.
Chinese government auditors have uncovered a new set of accounting problems at the Three Gorges dam, the largest hydropower plant in the world, according to Reuters.
The commissioning of K2 Wind allowed Canada to surpass 10 GW of installed wind energy capacity-- making it the seventh country in the world to reach this level.
POWER Magazine has officially announced winners of its 2015 Top Plants in the gas-fired generation category. This year's winners are sited in very different locations, climates, and political and economic environments around the world-- deploying diverse state-of-the-art technologies to address both unique and global challenges.
A recent announcement by Michigan Governor Rick Snyder puts the state on track to meeting the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Clean Power Plan (CPP) to reduce carbon pollution from existing power plants and demonstrates a commitment to Michigan's low-carbon energy future.
Assembly members Kevin Cahill and Barbara Lifton have introduced a carbon tax bill into the Assembly that would tax carbon emissions with the ultimate goal of reducing carbon dioxide emissions in New York State-- starting a discussion at the state level on what a market-based solution to climate change should look like.
The boards of directors of both Southern Company and AGL Resources have approved a definitive merger agreement to create one of the leading electric and gas utility company in the United States.