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The post Canada Plan to Store Nuclear Waste near Lake Huron Draws U.S. Ire appeared first on POWER Magazine.

A group of U.S. lawmakers has asked Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to reconsider that country’s proposed plan to store its nuclear waste at a site near Lake Huron, northeast of Det...

Author: Darrell Proctor
Posted: December 9, 2019, 11:18 pm

The post Connecticut Gives Go-Ahead for 804-MW Offshore Wind Project appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Vineyard Wind’s 804-MW Park City project was given the go-ahead by Connecticut officials on Dec. 5, with regulators saying Vineyard’s bid in an offshore wind solicitation was “lower than any oth...

Author: Darrell Proctor
Posted: December 6, 2019, 5:51 pm

The post EPA Reinterprets ‘Ambient Air,’ Further Tweaks New Source Review  appeared first on POWER Magazine.

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized a change to a long-standing policy interpreting “ambient air”—a foundational concept under the Clean Air Act that applies to all typ...

Author: Sonal Patel
Posted: December 5, 2019, 3:49 pm

The post Report Says Global CO2 Emissions From Coal Down This Year appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Global emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) from coal-fired power plants and industrial facilities fell in 2019, according to research published Dec. 3, though overall emissions of CO2 rose due to th...

Author: Darrell Proctor
Posted: December 4, 2019, 9:09 pm

The post The POWER Podcast appeared first on POWER Magazine.

The POWER Podcast is available through Apple Podcasts, Google Play Music, Spotify, iHeart, Stitcher, TuneIn, SoundCloud, and some other podcast apps. Follow the links below to subscribe via your favorite platform: Apple Podcasts Google ...

Author: Aaron Larson
Posted: December 4, 2019, 4:00 pm

Fierce Telecom

Israel-based DriveNets announces a raft of vendor partnerships on Tuesday including UfiSpace, Edgecore Networks and Delta. By announcing the white box vendors, DriveNets is showing that it's getting down to the brass tacks of creating an open ecosystem for disaggregation using flexible software a...
Author: Mike Robuck
Posted: December 10, 2019, 3:26 pm
Amazon is putting the loss of the $10 billion Pentagon JEDI cloud contract squarely on the shoulders of President Trump, according to a filing. In a filing in the U.S. Court of Federal Claims in Washington, Amazon said that President Trump put "improper pressure" on the U.S. Department of Defense...
Author: Mike Robuck
Posted: December 9, 2019, 5:20 pm
Ericsson announced late Friday afternoon that it had agreed to pay $1.06 billion in fines to U.S. regulators after pleading guilty to bribery charges. From 2000 to 2016, Ericsson doled out tens of millions of dollars to bribe government officials in Africa and the Middle East, as well as to custo...
Author: Mike Robuck
Posted: December 9, 2019, 4:32 pm
Amid a reorganization effort, Cisco is losing two key executives, including a former CIO and its top data center sales leader. According to an internal email that was viewed by The Information, Guillermo Diaz Jr., Cisco's current senior vice president of customer transformation since February and...
Author: Mike Robuck
Posted: December 9, 2019, 3:35 pm
BT Ireland and Huawei are laying claim to the first 1.2 Tb/s transmission real-time trial based on a commercial product platform in a live network. The trial used Huawei's OptiXtreme series oDSP chips and optical transmission modules to implement a high-speed interconnection between two data cent...
Author: Mike Robuck
Posted: December 6, 2019, 5:52 pm