A $3 billion natural gas pipeline to serve Florida and the greater southeast is ready to start in less than a week, the first in a series of projects aimed at boosting supplies of the power plant fuel to the region.Details
Federal authorities cleared Cheniere to advance start up activities at a fourth LNG production plant at its Sabine Pass facility in Louisiana, the nation's first terminal to export U.S. shale gas.Details
PJM’s 2017 capacity auction – the first one to apply the 100-percent Capacity Performance requirement – yielded a clearing price of $76.53/megawatt-day in most of PJM, about 24 percent lower than last year. Cleared capacity of seasonal resources like demand response, solar, and wind fell largely due to the new year-round performance requirement. Lower prices are attributed largely to lower natural-gas prices, lower demand forecasts, and new combined-cycle natural gas units clearing capacity in the auction.Details
Angelique Mercurio, chief executive of EnerKnol, discusses shifts in U.S. midcontinent state policies affecting renewable energy with Argus….