Power-Gen International is the largest show for the traditional power generation industry, hosting more than 1400 exhibitors and more than 20,000 visitors in December each year. What were the hot topics in 2014? Renewables. Watch the video for more.
Ever wondered how PennWell editors select award-winning projects? This video offers more details about what we look for when we evaluate potential Projects of the Year.
Innergex VP Matt Kennedy shows a small portion of the more than 58,000 square metres of fish spawning habitat that the company created just downstream of the Ashlu Creek powerhouse. Each fall, thousands of salmon spawn in the pools and ponds.
The force of falling water spins one of three turbines in the Ashlu powerhouse, which transfers energy via this axle directly to an adjacent generator.
This fish ladder allows trout to bypass the weir that creates the plant's headpond, and continue swimming upstream.
Innergex's Matt Kennedy shows the Ashlu Creek Hydro Project's minimum instream flow valve, which ensures at least 2.42 cubic meters per second of water continue downstream past the plant intake at all times.
EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy announces new EPA Carbon regulations. States will now work to reduce carbon emissions by 30 percent by 2030.
When we consider the rapid rise of energy storage that we are witnessing all across the globe, it is key that we remember all of the reasons that this technology is and/or will be a key component in the grid of the future.
Find out what speakers and attendees had to say after a megasession on what makes the ideal energy portfolio for utilities at the 2013 Renewable Energy World North America Conference and Expo.
Debbie Mursch of Alstom discusses the details of why the Xiangjiaba Hydropower Plant in China won the 2013 Hydro Project of the Year Award.