NRG Energy to build $1 billion carbon capture project

NRG Energy to build $1 billion carbon capture project

HOUSTON, July 15 (UPI) --Houston company NRG Energy said Tuesday it's working with its Japanese counterparts to build what's touted as the largest carbon capture project of its kind.
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Report: Expert says evidence shows systematic torture by Assad regime

Report: Expert says evidence shows systematic torture by Assad regime

DAMASCUS, Syria, Jan. 21 (UPI) -- War crime prosecutors and forensic experts say they have evidence of methodical torture and killings by Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime, CNN reported.

EV settlement in California hailed

SACRAMENTO, March 26 (UPI) -- Money from a settlement with NRG Energy Inc. lays the foundation for a clean energy future for California drivers, a low-carbon advocate said.

Wildfire burns in Florida for fifth day

MIAMI, June 9 (UPI) -- Thick smoke from a fire burning in west Miami-Dade County for a fifth day obstructed visibility for drivers and led to road closures, authorities said.

NRG brings wind farm online in Texas

PRINCETON, N.J., Dec. 16 (UPI) -- New Jersey company NRG Energy commenced operations at its Langford wind farm in Texas that can meet the energy demands of more than 100,000 homes.

NRG Energy takes stake in wind power

PRINCETON, N.J., Nov. 10 (UPI) -- New Jersey-based NRG Energy Inc. acquired wind power leader Bluewater Wind from Babcock & Brown and Arcadia Windpower for an undisclosed sum.

Defense Focus: ASW dangers -- Part 4

WASHINGTON, July 18 (UPI) -- Anti-Submarine Warfare has been the Cinderella of global navies for the past century, and unfortunately the situation hasn't changed much today.
MARTIN SIEFF, UPI Senior News Analyst

Defense Focus: Iron Man lessons -- Part 4

WASHINGTON, May 30 (UPI) -- U.S. warship designers for decades have ignored the fundamental lesson of the hit movie "Iron Man" -- armored protection matters.
MARTIN SIEFF, UPI Senior News Analyst

Questions arise in casino money-laundering

TORONTO, May 21 (UPI) -- An undercover and deliberately suspicious Canadian broadcaster's investigation of Ontario casino pay-outs found loopholes for possible money-laundering.

Defense Focus: High-tech limits -- Part 2

WASHINGTON, April 16 (UPI) -- What matters most with weapons systems is whether the systems will actually work reliably, and how much punishment they can take.
MARTIN SIEFF, UPI Senior News Analyst
Defense Focus: Subs vs carriers -- Part 3

Defense Focus: Subs vs carriers -- Part 3

WASHINGTON, April 10 (UPI) -- More than 40 years ago, there was a British heavyweight boxing champion called Henry Cooper who could do everything -- except take a punch.
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Defense Focus: Carrier strategy -- Part 5

WASHINGTON, April 1 (UPI) -- Russian and Chinese naval weapons designers know they lack the resources and the technology to match the awesome power of U.S. aircraft carrier battle groups ship for ship and plane for plane. So instead, for decades, they have opted for asymmetrical solutions to the problem of killing U.S. super carriers. And they have come up with some lethal weapons.
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Defense Focus: Carrier strategy -- Part 4

WASHINGTON, March 31 (UPI) -- Watching the PBS documentary about life on the USS Nimitz, it is easy to imagine that America's nuclear-powered super aircraft carriers are unsinkable. But no ship is unsinkable, and when it comes to aircraft carriers, a lot of the best naval warfare submarine, torpedo and ballistic missile designers in the world have worked long and hard for decades to come up with new ways to sink them.
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Theaterworks/USA founder Jay Harnick dies

NEW YORK, March 1 (UPI) -- Jay Harnick, founder of Theaterworks/USA, the nation's largest touring children's theater company, died in a New York nursing home at 78. Since Mr. Harnick helped found Theaterworks/USA in 1961, the company has performed to millions of children annually i

CBS hopes viewers attend 'Class'

NEW YORK, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- CBS hopes viewers respond favorably to its sitcom "The Class," the serialized narrative that debuted Monday.
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NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG) is an energy company headquartered in West Windsor Township, New Jersey, near Princeton.

NRG's power plants provide more than 24,000 megawatts of generation capacity—enough to supply more than 20 million homes. In May 2009, NRG acquired the retail operations of Reliant Energy; NRG's retail services serves 1.6 million customers in Texas. The retail operations continue to operate under the Reliant Energy name, while the remainder of the former Reliant Energy became RRI Energy.

NRG also owns, or has interests in, generating facilities in Europe, Australia and Latin America. The company's operations include baseload, intermediate, peaking, and cogeneration facilities, thermal energy production and energy resource recovery facilities.

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