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2011-04-29 15:24:00

OLYMPIA, Wash., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gov. Chris Gregoire today, joined by TransAlta executives, legislators, and members of the environmental and labor communities, signed legislation to phase out coal-fired energy production at the TransAlta power plant in Centralia.

2010-10-12 07:30:00

MALVERN, Pa., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- REALTECH, Inc., the North American affiliate of REALTECH AG, a long-time SAP® software and technology partner, today announced the successful migration of TransAlta's SAP systems from IBM AIX and Oracle to Microsoft Windows 2008 and SQL Server 2008.

2010-04-26 12:48:00

WASHINGTON, April 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) today named six finalists for the Edison Award, the electricity industry's highest honor. American Electric Power, Portland General Electric, Public Service Enterprise Group and Xcel Energy were nominated for the U.S.

2009-10-14 11:54:00

Project Pioneer designed to sequester 1 million tonnes of CO(2) annually from power plant emissions EDMONTON, Oct.

2009-09-28 08:47:20

Preventative steps have minimal impact on economics and energy generated at test facility.

2008-10-22 15:00:27

Alstom, a global leader in equipment and services for the power generation and rail transportation industries, today announced the opening of a new office in Washington, D.C., extending the company's network in North America.

2008-10-20 12:00:27

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/f7a02e/renewable_energy_i) has announced the addition of the "Renewable Energy in Canada" report to their offering.

2008-10-09 06:00:35

US-based power producer InterGen has acquired the 252MW Campeche facility and the 259MW Chihuahua facility, both in Mexico, from TransAlta for $303.5 million. The transaction was funded by a combination of InterGen equity and limited recourse debt.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.