Image - Younicos, Duke Energy, & Samsung SDI to Enhance 36-Megawatt Battery Storage Plant

Younicos, Duke Energy, & Samsung SDI to Enhance 36-Megawatt Battery Storage Plant

Younicos, has entered into an agreement with Duke Energy Renewables and Samsung SDI to provide design, engineering, construction, software integration, and testing services for the repowering of the Notrees Battery Storage facility in Texas. The first phase of the 36 MW repowered facility, which is North America's largest wind-integrated battery plant, is expected to go online in Q1 2016. The agreement calls for Younicos to install a hybrid st...

Nuclear - Jun 30, 2015


Image - Westinghouse Wins Safety Upgrade Contract at Palo Verde Nuclear Generation Station

Westinghouse Wins Safety Upgrade Contract at Palo Verde Nuclear Generation Station

Westinghouse Electric Company was contracted by Arizona Public Service to provide the first Mobius system, a continuous mobile boration system designed for use at the Palo Verde Nuclear Generation Station. Work already is underway on the project. Delivery of the Mobius system to Palo Verde is scheduled for late 2015. The Mobius system provides a continuous supply of highly borated water at high flow rates. Westinghouse developed this patent...

Nuclear - Jun 26, 2015


Image - EPAs Clean Power Plan Ignores New Nuclear as a Compliance Option

EPA's Clean Power Plan Ignores New Nuclear as a Compliance Option

Nuclear power has advantages over wind and solar power in that it can operate 24/7 and can be dispatched by the system operator. Wind and solar power, the preferred EPA options, are at the whim of the wind and the sun and thus cannot provide the reliable power that nuclear provides 24/7. But despite its benefits, the EPA has ruled new nuclear capacity out as a compliance option. The EPA focuses on what it regards as the two most promising sources...

Nuclear - Jun 15, 2015




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