Power Engineering News

Fluor Corp. (NYSE: FLR) has completed the engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning for LS Power’s Centinela Solar Energy Facility located near El Centro, California.

Chint Power Systems America is providing solar power for the non-profit organization, Wichita Falls Faith Mission Inc., on behalf of its shelter for women and children in Wichita Falls, Texas.

Energy Northwest (EN) won a $23.5 million settlement from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for the construction and licensing of a used nuclear fuel storage area at the Columbia Generating Station in Washington.

SunEdison Inc. (NYSE: SUNE) and TerraForm Power have completed the 2.6-MW solar power system at the Coalinga State Hospital and a 1.6-MW solar system at the Pleasant Valley State Prison in California.

NextEra Energy (NYSE: NEE) told the bankruptcy court for Energy Future Holdings on Aug. 26 that it is withdrawing a July “strategic” reorganization plan that it had offered in cooperation with Energy Future Holdings.

The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) Browns Ferry 1 nuclear unit in Alabama experienced a turbine trip and went offline during the evening of Aug. 26.

General Electric Co. is opening a new facility north of Albany devoted to the development of fuel cells.

The Henry Hub is the pricing point for natural gas futures contracts traded on the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX).

The first nuclear reactor being built in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is now more than halfway finished.

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) said there are no technical issues to stop the license renewal for the Callaway nuclear power plant in Missouri.