Merchant Hydro Developers LLC applied Jan. 10 to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for a preliminary permit, good for up to three years, for the 230-MW Nockamixon Pumped Storage Hydro Project in Pennsylvania.
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission will announce in the Jan. 12 Federal Register that it has accepted for docketing an application from the Tennessee Valley Authority for an early site permit on the Clinch River project in Oak Ridge, Tenn.
The U.S. Department of Energy has gotten an application by Driftwood LNG LLC for long-term, multi-contract authorization to export domestically produced liquefied natural gas in a volume equivalent to 1,496.5 billion cubic feet per year (Bcf/yr) of natural gas.
U.S. Geothermal announced Jan. 11 that the estimate of the geothermal reservoir capacity associated with its San Emidio II project has increased from the earlier estimate of 10 net MW, to an estimated capacity of up to 47 net MW.
The North Carolina Eastern Municipal Power Agency and its 32 member municipalities on Jan. 10 petitioned the North Carolina Utilities Commission to extend a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity issued in February 2015.
The Maine Public Utilities Commission on Jan. 9 approved an application from ReEnergy Ashland LLC for a New Renewable Resource Certification for its refurbished ReEnergy Ashland biomass-fired facility in Ashland, Maine.
The North Carolina Utilities Commission on Jan. 10 approved a December 2015 application from the Old Road Solar LLC affiliate of FLS Energy for a certificate of public convenience and necessity on a 4.99-MW (ac) solar photovoltaic facility.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Jan. 10 approved a November 2016 application from TransCanada Hydro Northeast and Great River Hydro NE LLC for authorization for the disposition of jurisdictional facilities resulting from certain transactions.
Homer City Generation LP, which operates an 1,884-MW, coal-fired plant in Pennsylvania, announced Jan. 10 that it has reached a resolution with a substantial majority of its noteholders on a comprehensive financial restructuring plan.
AES Distributed Energy and Kauaʻi Island Utility Cooperative announced a power purchase agreement for a plant that will provide solar energy together with the benefits of battery-based energy storage for optimal balancing of generation with peak demand.
- Merchant Hydro JAN 10 2017 Nockamixon App
- TVA MAY 12 2016 Clinch River ESP App
- NRC JAN 12 2017 Clinch River Notice
- Driftwood LNG SEP 28 2016 DOE App
- DOE JAN 12 2017 Driftwood LNG Notice
- US Geothermal JAN 11 2017 San Emidio PR
- FERC Infra Projects JAN 5 2017
- Maine PUC JAN 9 2017 ReEnergy Order
- North Carolina Eastern JAN 10 2017 App
- NCUC JAN 10 2017 Old Road Solar Order