Tag: Electric Power Research Institute

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

Utilities and Industry Continue Learnings Around Benefits of Heat Rate Improvement

January 3, 2022

Via: PowerMag

As the power industry moves toward net-zero carbon emission goals, heat rate improvement will continue to play a vital role. Heat rate improvements in a power plant improve air emissions and contribute to the overall reliability and life of the […]

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

Carbon Capture and Hydrogen: The ‘Most Exciting’ Things in Energy Sector’s Future

October 27, 2021

Via: PowerMag

Insiders have long been talking about the energy transition taking place within the power industry. Most of the chatter has revolved around renewable energy, specifically wind and solar power, and the shift from coal- to gas-fired generation in the U.S. […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Utilities beginning to see the load impacts of COVID-19 as economic shutdown widens

March 23, 2020

Via: Utility Dive

It has been less than a week since states and major cities began instituting quarantines along with stay-home and shelter-in-place directives to reduce the spread of COVID-19. The full impacts on electricity usage are not yet known, but grid operators […]