Keep up to date with the latest power and smart energy developments in the USA.

The highlights in this week’s news items, provided courtesy of our American partner publications, include:

  • GE Power's CEO Russell Stokes, has revealed that the company's HA turbines have been impacted by oxidation issues affecting the lifespan of a blade component, causing share prices to plummet
  • The Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station, America's oldest nuclear power plant has been shut down
  • Special Report from PowerGen Asia in Jakarta: The rising use of renewables and impact on the energy mix, as well as integrating smart, digitised technology into coal infrastructure
  • Many utilities with service areas in the path of hurricane Florence are still working around the clock to restore energy