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State to connect 450 Israeli factories to natural gas

The state will connect 450 enterprises to natural gas by the end of the decade. The Knesset Economic Affairs Committee, headed by MK Eitan Cabel (Zionist Union), last week approved for its second and third Knesset reading a reform for removing the barriers delaying the connecting of factories to the natural gas network in the framework of the Economic Arrangements ...

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Little used Montana natural gas plant being dismantled

GREAT FALLS, Mont. — Workers have begun dismantling a little used natural gas-fired power plant that was at least partially to blame for the bankruptcy of the rural electric cooperative that built it. ProEnergy Solutions of Sedalia, Missouri, began the work last month. Bankruptcy trustee Dean Swick tells the Great Falls Tribune they expect the work to be completed by ...

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Iowa city signs contracts for natural gas to run power plant

Two contracts approved by the Ames City Council this week will allow Ames to take another step toward running the city’s power plant on natural gas, as well as moving forward in reducing the city’s carbon footprint. The power plant has been in the process of converting from a coal-burning plant to running on natural gas for several months. The ...

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DEP hosts a public hearing for proposed power plant

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has announced it will be conducting a public hearing regarding a proposed power plant. The proposed power plant would be located in the Borough of Jessup, Lackawanna County and will be a 1500-megawatt natural gas fired power plant.  The point of the public hearing is to hear testimony regarding the plant’s air quality plan.  ...

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Indianapolis plant switching from coal to natural gas

INDIANAPOLIS — An Indianapolis Power and Light Co. plant that has produced electricity for more than 80 years is preparing to burn its last load of coal next spring and switch to natural gas. The massive conversion will cost $70 million. It’s a move that Indianapolis Power and Light says is the utility’s best option to meet clean-air regulations. The ...

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Rockland residents raise environmental concerns at natural gas forum

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ROCKLAND, Maine – An application for a natural-gas fired power plant will not be filed until late fall or early summer but not until a series of public informational meeting are held, according to City Councilor Larry Pritchett. Pritchett moderated a meeting Tuesday night at City Hall in which Energy Management Inc. spokesman Evan Coleman sat in front of the ...

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Opposition mounts to Methuen power plant

METHUEN — Neighborhood opposition to a proposed natural gas power plant is coalescing into an organized movement aimed at derailing the 451-megawatt proposal with its two 130-foot tall stacks. Residents living in the communities off Washington Street have begun to rally neighbors and plan to show up in force at the first community meeting on the power plant later this ...

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Houston is getting a new natural gas power plant

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Competitive Power Venture Holdings LLC’s submitted plans for a new natural gas power plant has been approved to move forward by the city of Houston. The Pondera King Energy Center will be a 900-megawatt natural gas plant located north of the intersection of North Lake Houston Parkway and Lockwood Road, close to the eastern portion of Beltway 8 and the ...

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