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India Hosts More than $83 Million in Planned Thermal Power Projects

Despite a projected 4% increase in coal-fired power generation in 2017-18, India's thermal power generation is expected to plummet in the coming years. According to…

India | Power | Thermal Power | India Thermal Power Projects | India Power Projects | India Planned Thermal Power Projects

Industrial Info

Wed Mar 15 2017

Gain Insight into the U.S. Industrial Market at Industrial Info Resources' Market Outlook Event in Houston

As the global economy adjusts to steadier oil and gas prices, how will the U.S. economy perform in the upcoming year? What will be…

Market Outlook | Industrial Info | IIR Energy | Power | Oil & Gas | Chemical Processing | Live Event

Industrial Info

Mon Jan 16 2017

India Optimistic on Ambitious Renewable Energy Goals

India's government is showing renewed confidence in renewable energy. According to The Guardian, a draft 10-year energy blueprint published last month forecast that the country…

Power | India | IIR Energy | Fossil Fuel | India Renewable Projects | India Solar Projects | India Windfarm Projects | India Hydro Projects

Industrial Info

Wed Jan 11 2017

Industrial Info to Discuss $132 Billion in 2017 Texas, Louisiana Project Starts at Upcoming Outlook in Houston

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas)--More than $132 billion in industrial capital and maintenance projects are on the books to kick off…

Houston | Market Outlook | Industrial Info | Chemical Processing | Oil & Gas | Power | Analtyics

Industrial Info

Tue Jan 10 2017

Entergy Kicks Off 980-MW St. Charles Power Station Project in Louisiana

Construction of the 980-megawatt (MW) St. Charles combined-cycle power station in Louisiana is under way. The project, which is owned by Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR)…

Power | Louisiana | Entergy

Industrial Info

Fri Dec 09 2016

Industrial Info to Host Webinar on Global Power Generation Industry

Industrial Info is pleased to be presenting a complimentary online webinar focusing on trends in the global Power Industry. The webinar will be Tuesday, November…

Power | Industrial Info | Webinar | Events | Power Generation | Power Projects | Coal | Nuclear | Renewables

Industrial Info

Wed Nov 23 2016

Texas, Louisiana Gulf Coast Region Prepares for Refining Projects

In the eight market regions that comprise the Texas and Louisiana Gulf Coast region, Industrial Info is tracking nearly $6 billion of Petroleum Refining projects…

Texas | Louisiana | Industrial Info | IIR Energy | Petrochemicals | Power | Natural Gas | Refining Projects | Refinery Projects

Industrial Info

Thu Nov 10 2016

NextEra Energy Plans $21.7 Billion Capital Budget

NextEra Energy plans to invest about $21.7 billion in its regulated electric utility business and its unregulated power business between 2016 and 2020. The…

NextEra Energy | Electric Power | Florida Power & Light | Power | Investments | Renewable Projects | Transmission Projects | Solar | Windfarm

Industrial Info

Tue Nov 08 2016

IIR Energy Breakers

Refining A 5.0-magnititude earthquake that stuck Cushing, Oklahoma, on Sunday night has sparked no immediate reports of pipeline problems at the massive U.S.…

IIR Energy | Petrochemical | Power | Refinery Turnarounds | Refinery Shutdowns | Ethylene Outage | Petrochemical Outages | Nuclear Outages | MISO | MISO Outages

Industrial Info

Mon Nov 07 2016

IIR Energy Breakers

NatGas Cheniere Energy is restarting Train 1 at its two-train, 9-million-metric-ton-per-year LNG liquefaction plant in Cameron Parish, Louisiana. Train 2 is expected to come up…

Breakers | IIR Energy | Natural Gas | Refining | Petrochemicals | Power | Ethylene Outages | Planned Turnarounds | Oil Pipeline | Refinery Turnarounds | Nuclear Outages | Unplanned Coal Outage | Olefins | Planned Ethylene Cracker Turnarounds | Lyondell Bassell

Industrial Info

Tue Oct 25 2016

It’s Official: TVA’s Watts Bar Unit 2 Open for Business

Following a series of power ascension tests, the Tennessee Valley Authority’s (TVA) 1.22-gigawatt Watts Bar Unit 2 has entered commercial operation, making it…

Tennessee Valley Authority | Watts Bar | Power | Nuclear Power

Industrial Info

Thu Oct 20 2016

IIR Energy Breakers

NatGas Chevron USA Production will shut down the 200 million-standard-cubic-foot-per-day, single-train Headlee Devonian Natural Gas Processing Plant in Ector County, Texas, in November as Chevron…

IIR Energy | Breakers | Refining | Power | Refinery Maintenance | Nuclear Outage | Natural Gas Processing | Irving Oil | MISO Outages

Industrial Info

Wed Sep 28 2016

Wanna Buy a Nuclear Power Plant? Alabama's Bellefonte is for Sale

The Bellefonte nuclear power plant has been sitting on roughly 1,600 acres in northeastern Alabama for about 40 years, but has never generated a…

Nuclear Plant | Bellefonte | Alabama | Power

Industrial Info

Wed Sep 14 2016

RWE Buys Belectric’s Solar and Storage Business

RWE AG (XETRA:RWE) (Essen, Germany), like its German rival E.ON SE (FWB:EOAN) (Düsseldorf), continues to push forward with its plans to become…

Power | EU | Solar Power | Energy

Martin Lynch

Thu Sep 01 2016

U.K. Bets Big on Battery Power

We've been hearing about battery storage for some time. Not your average batteries however. Think shipping containers or warehouses filled with tens of thousands of…

Power | Energy | EU

Martin Lynch

Wed Aug 31 2016

Vestas’ Backlog Balloons with Strong Gust of Offshore Wind Projects Around Europe

Vestas Wind Systems A/S (Aarhus, Denmark) truly has the wind in its sails, as the company is increasing its full-year outlook for revenues and…

Offshore | Wind Power | EU | Power | Denmark | Vestas

Industrial Info

Tue Aug 23 2016

Natural Gas-Fired Plants on the Rise as Coal Fades

A natural gas-fired power plant buildout is in progress in the Midwest, Great Lakes and Southeast regions of the U.S due to retirements of…

Natural Gas | Midwest | Great Lakes | Southeast | Power

Industrial Info

Fri Aug 19 2016

Detroit Edison’s Saint Claire Power Station In MISO Down after Massive Fire

Detroit Edison Company’s 1,571.7-megawatt Saint Clair Power Station in East China, Michigan, has experienced an unplanned outage after a fire erupted at…

Detroit Edison | Power | Fire | Michigan | Coal | MISO | Outage | Unplanned

Industrial Info

Fri Aug 12 2016

SunEdison Seeks Asset Sale to NRG for Some U.S. Wind, Solar Projects

SunEdison Incorporated (Maryland Heights, Missouri) is seeking bankruptcy-court approval to sell a number of North American solar- and wind-power projects to NRG Energy Incorporated (NYSE:…

North America | Energy | Power | Solar Power | Wind Power | SunEdison | NRG

Industrial Info

Wed Aug 10 2016

Nuclear Part of ‘Strong Fuel Mix’ for New York’s Clean Energy Standard; FitzGerald Plant Changes Ownership

Exelon Incorporated (NYSE:EXC) (Chicago, Illinois), owner of the largest U.S. nuclear fleet, will take ownership and manage operations at Entergy Corporation’s (NYSE:…

Nuclear | New York | Clean Energy Standard | Exelon | Entergy | Power

Industrial Info

Tue Aug 09 2016

Iberdrola Begins Construction of Cogeneration Power Station in Queretaro, Mexico

Iberdrola Generacion Mexico SA de CV (Mexico City, Mexico), with its subsidiary Iberdrola Ingenieria y Construccion Mexico SA de CV (Mexico City), has begun site…

Construction | EPC | Engineering | Power | Mexico | Turbine

Industrial Info

Fri Jul 29 2016

Entergy Kicks Off 980-MW St. Charles Power Station Project in Louisiana

Construction of the 980-megawatt (MW) St. Charles combined-cycle power station in Louisiana recently got under way. The project, which is owned by Entergy Corporation (NYSE:…

Louisiana | Construction | Power Station | MW | CB&I | Entergy | Power

Industrial Info

Wed Jul 27 2016

India Hosts More than $83 Million in Planned Thermal Power Projects

Despite a projected 4% increase in coal-fired power generation in 2017-18, India's thermal power generation is expected to plummet in the coming years. According to The Economic Times, India's Central Electricity Authority (CEA) estimates, coal-based thermal power plants should expect a sharp decline in capacity utilization. By 2022, many thermal power plants may have to be kept idle for lack »

Gain Insight into the U.S. Industrial Market at Industrial Info Resources' Market Outlook Event in Houston

As the global economy adjusts to steadier oil and gas prices, how will the U.S. economy perform in the upcoming year? What will be the impact on industrial plant spending? Industrial Info's upcoming Industrial Market Outlook and Networking Event in Houston, Texas, on January 17, 2017, will seek to answer these and many other questions. In addition to our »

India Optimistic on Ambitious Renewable Energy Goals

India's government is showing renewed confidence in renewable energy. According to The Guardian, a draft 10-year energy blueprint published last month forecast that the country will exceed the renewable energy targets set in Paris as part of last year's climate accord by nearly 50%--and three years ahead of schedule. Industrial Info is tracking more than $176 billion in active »

Industrial Info to Discuss $132 Billion in 2017 Texas, Louisiana Project Starts at Upcoming Outlook in Houston

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas)--More than $132 billion in industrial capital and maintenance projects are on the books to kick off in Texas and Louisiana in 2017, according to Industrial Info Resources' North American Project Platform. This project activity and how it reflects current market trends will be discussed at Industrial Info's upcoming Market Outlook & »

Entergy Kicks Off 980-MW St. Charles Power Station Project in Louisiana

Construction of the 980-megawatt (MW) St. Charles combined-cycle power station in Louisiana is under way. The project, which is owned by Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) (New Orleans, Louisiana), awarded CB&I Incorporated (NYSE:CBI) (The Hague, Netherlands) the general contract for the project, which is located adjacent to the site of Entergy's existing Little Gypsy power station. CB& »

Industrial Info to Host Webinar on Global Power Generation Industry

Industrial Info is pleased to be presenting a complimentary online webinar focusing on trends in the global Power Industry. The webinar will be Tuesday, November 29, 2016, at 9:00 a.m. CST (10:00 a.m. EST). Join Industrial Info's industry experts as they discuss what's driving the Power Industry and what to expect in the future around the »

Texas, Louisiana Gulf Coast Region Prepares for Refining Projects

In the eight market regions that comprise the Texas and Louisiana Gulf Coast region, Industrial Info is tracking nearly $6 billion of Petroleum Refining projects that are currently under way or planned to kick off in the future. The projects are varied in scope, ranging from capital projects worth several hundred million dollars to smaller maintenance projects. In its upcoming »

NextEra Energy Plans $21.7 Billion Capital Budget

NextEra Energy plans to invest about $21.7 billion in its regulated electric utility business and its unregulated power business between 2016 and 2020. The utility unit, Florida Power & Light, plans to invest more than $16 billion in its generation, transmission and distribution businesses, while the unregulated power unit, NextEra Energy Resources, plans to invest about $5.5 billion »

IIR Energy Breakers

Refining A 5.0-magnititude earthquake that stuck Cushing, Oklahoma, on Sunday night has sparked no immediate reports of pipeline problems at the massive U.S. oil storage hub. The Oklahoma Corporation Commission and Oklahoma Geological Survey were evaluating the effect of the earthquake, which damaged several buildings in Cushing. Central Oklahoma has been subject to thousands of earthquakes in recent »

IIR Energy Breakers

NatGas Cheniere Energy is restarting Train 1 at its two-train, 9-million-metric-ton-per-year LNG liquefaction plant in Cameron Parish, Louisiana. Train 2 is expected to come up next week following the Train 1’s restart this week. Both trains have been down since mid-September for planned maintenance and flare modifications. Volumes of gas to the plant are beginning to increase. Refining Marathon »

It’s Official: TVA’s Watts Bar Unit 2 Open for Business

Following a series of power ascension tests, the Tennessee Valley Authority’s (TVA) 1.22-gigawatt Watts Bar Unit 2 has entered commercial operation, making it the nation’s first new nuclear generation to achieve such status in 20 years. The $4.7 billion project was completed on budget, according to TVA. Located near Spring City, Tennessee, the unit had already »

IIR Energy Breakers

NatGas Chevron USA Production will shut down the 200 million-standard-cubic-foot-per-day, single-train Headlee Devonian Natural Gas Processing Plant in Ector County, Texas, in November as Chevron converts it to a natural gas booster station. Canada's federal government has approved the Pacific NorthWest LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas) project in British Columbia, with 190 legally binding conditions, according to CBC News. Environment Minister »

Wanna Buy a Nuclear Power Plant? Alabama's Bellefonte is for Sale

The Bellefonte nuclear power plant has been sitting on roughly 1,600 acres in northeastern Alabama for about 40 years, but has never generated a flicker of electricity. Now, after more than $5 billion in investments and a long stretch of total inactivity, the site is up for sale at the bargain-basement price of $36.4 million, according to The »

RWE Buys Belectric’s Solar and Storage Business

RWE AG (XETRA:RWE) (Essen, Germany), like its German rival E.ON SE (FWB:EOAN) (Düsseldorf), continues to push forward with its plans to become a green energy giant. Still battling the massive debts accrued from the government's decision to shut their older nuclear power plants early and close the rest in the coming years, both companies have committed to »

U.K. Bets Big on Battery Power

We've been hearing about battery storage for some time. Not your average batteries however. Think shipping containers or warehouses filled with tens of thousands of lithium-ion batteries and you're in the right ball park. These energy storage projects are starting to crop up all over the globe and all are designed to capture and store energy that can be used »

Vestas’ Backlog Balloons with Strong Gust of Offshore Wind Projects Around Europe

Vestas Wind Systems A/S (Aarhus, Denmark) truly has the wind in its sails, as the company is increasing its full-year outlook for revenues and profits after it reported significantly higher revenue, earnings and profit in second-quarter 2016. The company has been benefiting from government support for renewable energy, including subsidies in its home country Denmark and the extension of »

Natural Gas-Fired Plants on the Rise as Coal Fades

A natural gas-fired power plant buildout is in progress in the Midwest, Great Lakes and Southeast regions of the U.S due to retirements of coal-fired power plants and low natural gas prices. The power generation projects are being constructed between 2016 and 2019 and are meant to replace the power from the coal-fired power plants announced to retire during »

Detroit Edison’s Saint Claire Power Station In MISO Down after Massive Fire

Detroit Edison Company’s 1,571.7-megawatt Saint Clair Power Station in East China, Michigan, has experienced an unplanned outage after a fire erupted at one of the coal-fired units and spread through the facility. The blaze was first reported Thursday evening and was extinguished after 15 hours. No timeline has been established regarding the resumption of operations, and the »

SunEdison Seeks Asset Sale to NRG for Some U.S. Wind, Solar Projects

SunEdison Incorporated (Maryland Heights, Missouri) is seeking bankruptcy-court approval to sell a number of North American solar- and wind-power projects to NRG Energy Incorporated (NYSE:NRG) (Princeton, New Jersey) for $144 million, subject to higher bids, according to The Wall Street Journal. Industrial Info is tracking $5.3 billion in SunEdison projects, located across North and South America, India, Africa »

Nuclear Part of ‘Strong Fuel Mix’ for New York’s Clean Energy Standard; FitzGerald Plant Changes Ownership

Exelon Incorporated (NYSE:EXC) (Chicago, Illinois), owner of the largest U.S. nuclear fleet, will take ownership and manage operations at Entergy Corporation’s (NYSE:ETR) (New Orleans, Louisiana) James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant in Scriba, New York, the companies announced today. The transaction will help to give the plant a new lease on life under the state’s »

Iberdrola Begins Construction of Cogeneration Power Station in Queretaro, Mexico

Iberdrola Generacion Mexico SA de CV (Mexico City, Mexico), with its subsidiary Iberdrola Ingenieria y Construccion Mexico SA de CV (Mexico City), has begun site preparation for the construction of a natural gas-fired, combined-cycle (NGCC) cogeneration power station. The facility will be located about 2 kilometers southeast of the municipality of San Juan del Río in the central Mexican state »

Entergy Kicks Off 980-MW St. Charles Power Station Project in Louisiana

Construction of the 980-megawatt (MW) St. Charles combined-cycle power station in Louisiana recently got under way. The project, which is owned by Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) (New Orleans, Louisiana), awarded CB&I Incorporated (NYSE:CBI) (The Hague, Netherlands) the general contract for the project, which is located at the site of Entergy's existing Little Gypsy power station. CB& »