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Category: Commercialization


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

EG Group could be sold for $15 billion

September 10, 2021

Via: PetrolPlaza

Convenience store and petrol station giant EG Group may be up for sale with a price tag of £10.8 billion ($15B), reports The Times. EG is backed by private equity firm TDR Capital and the billionaire Issa brothers. It has […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Gas Exploration and Production Company to Buy Gas-Fired Power Plant in Texas

August 12, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

BKV Corp., a privately held natural gas exploration and production company headquartered in Denver, Colorado, said it will purchase the Temple 1 power plant in Temple, Texas. The deal, valued at $430 million and subject to customary closing conditions, is […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Developer Abandons Virginia Gas-Fired Power Project

July 12, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

A Michigan-based energy company that planned to build a 1.1-GW gas-fired power plant in Virginia has pulled the plug on the project. NOVI Energy on July 9 said it would abandon development of the C4GT plant in Charles City County, […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Long-Duration Energy Storage: A Strategy for Retiring Coal Plants?

June 29, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

As the U.S. moves toward cleaner energy sources, and utilities work toward carbon reduction mandates, coal plants are closing at rapid rates across the country. Approximately 79,000 Americans were employed in coal-fired electricity generation in 2019, 13,000 fewer than in […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

New Gas-Fired Units Would Replace Coal at Indiana Plant

June 28, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

CenterPoint Energy could begin construction of two new natural gas-fired units to serve electricity customers in Indiana as soon as next year, if state regulators approve the utility’s plan that includes the closure of two units of a coal-fired power […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Consumers Energy to Quit Coal by 2025, Speeding Closure of Five Units

June 24, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

Michigan’s largest energy provider Consumers Energy will stop using coal as a fuel source for power generation within the next four years—15 years earlier than previously planned. In an updated integrated resource plan (IRP) filed with the Michigan Public Service […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

GE Will Pilot F-Class Dual-Fuel Gas and Hydrogen Plant in Australia

June 16, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

GE will supply a 50-Hz F-class gas turbine that is capable of combusting natural gas and hydrogen-blended fuels at EnergyAustralia’s 316-MW Tallawarra B Power Station in New South Wales (NSW), Australia, in a project that will demonstrate how the coal-rich […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Loyalty in fuel retail is more than just collecting points

June 15, 2021

Via: PetrolPlaza

It’s no secret: the fuel retail market is changing rapidly. The products and services made available through forecourts are continuously evolving, driven by an increased customer demand for convenience. Retailers are transforming their business from a fuel-centric to a convenience-centric […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Coal Substitutes Touted as Way to Keep Coal-Fired Power Plants Open

June 1, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

The move away from coal-fired power generation has supported the growth of other technologies to produce electricity. Discussions often revolve around renewable resources such as solar and wind, or the increased use of natural gas. Another technology also is looking […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Coal Shipments to Power Sector at Lowest Level in 14 Years

May 13, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

Shipments of coal to U.S. power plants in 2020 fell 22% year-over-year, according to data released May 13 by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). The agency said the U.S. power sector received 428 million short tons (MMst) of coal […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Alabama Coal Plant Tops List of Emitters

April 30, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

A report from a Colorado-based group that provides analysis and market reports to the energy industry says an Alabama power plant has the highest emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) of any coal-fired facility in the Lower 48 states. BTU Analytics […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

DOE Earmarks $109.5 Million to Support Coal Workers

April 23, 2021

Via: Power Magazine

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) said it will provide $109.5 million in funding for projects that directly support job creation in communities impacted by the energy transition, particularly for workers and areas struggling due to closures of coal-fired power […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

The gas industry is trying to halt building electrification — let’s not let them succeed

April 9, 2021

Via: Renewable Energy News

To repower our society with 100 percent renewable energy, we need to electrify our buildings. With electricity, we can hook our buildings up to a green grid that will eventually get all of its energy from the sun, the wind […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Stellantis Hydrogen Fuel Cell Zero Emission for Commercial Vehicles Project with Faurecia and Symbio

April 5, 2021

Via: Energy Collective

Carmaker Stellantis said on Wednesday it will begin deliveries in Europe of its first medium-sized vans powered by hydrogen fuel cells by the end of 2021. The group was formed by the merger of Fiat Chrysler and PSA in the […]


Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Dover Fueling Solutions partners with EdgePetrol

March 30, 2021

Via: PetrolPlaza

Dover Fueling Solutions has entered into a commercial partnership agreement with, and acquired a minority interest in, EdgePetrol Limited, a provider of fuel pricing software that helps retailers to make optimal pricing and procurement decisions. With this new strategic technology […]