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Latest H. B. Robinson Nuclear Generating Station Stories

2009-10-01 16:16:00

RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The N.C. Utilities Commission (NCUC) has approved Progress Energy Carolinas' plan to build new natural gas-fueled power generation in Wayne County, to replace a coal-fired plant that the utility will retire in 2013. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20020923/CHM008LOGO-c) The commission today approved a certificate of public convenience and necessity for Progress Energy Carolinas' proposed 950-megawatt (MW) combined-cycle power...

2008-12-19 15:43:00

CRYSTAL RIVER, Fla., Dec. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Progress Energy (NYSE: PGN) has submitted a license renewal application to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), requesting 20 additional years of operation for its Crystal River Nuclear Plant. Electricity generated by the Crystal River Plant is essential for Progress Energy to meet the needs of homes and businesses in the company's 35 county Florida territory in an environmentally sound manner. (Logo:...

2008-12-17 13:09:00

RALEIGH, N.C., Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- After a two-year review, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) approved Progress Energy's (NYSE: PGN) request to extend the operating license of the Harris Nuclear Plant through 2046. Carbon-free nuclear power is a part of Progress Energy's balanced solution to meet growing energy demand in the Carolinas. This balanced approach includes efficiency programs, investments in renewable technology and state-of-the-art plants. (Logo:...


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  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
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