Tag: Ukraine

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Ukrainian nuclear plant near fighting cut off from power grid

August 25, 2022

Via: Power Engineering International

Ukrainians are once again anxious about the fate of a nuclear power plant in a land that was home to the world’s worst atomic accident in 1986 at Chernobyl — and alarm only increased Aug. 25 when the plant operator […]

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

Ukraine war could extend bump in US coal use, but utilities remain confident in decarbonization path

March 24, 2022

Via: Utility Dive

The U.S. power sector’s success since 2005 in reducing carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) was slowed in 2021 as market factors now being reproduced by the war in Ukraine forced more use of coal. As the U.S. economy recovered from the […]