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Industrial Info Resources

September 13, 2013 06:00 ET

Top Industrial Market News Stories for Second Week of September 2013, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Sep 13, 2013) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Here are Industrial Info's most-read stories from the past week. Browse other breaking industrial news stories at www.industrialinfo.com.

Texas Expects More than $12 Billion in Natural Gas-Fired Turbine Projects to Begin Construction Before 2016
Texas will add billions of dollars in transmission and grid reliability upgrade projects by the end of 2017. Industrial Info is tracking 27 natural gas-fired combustion turbine projects, representing almost 14,000 megawatts. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=238051&refer=mw.

Second Large NGCC Plant Wins Permits from Pennsylvania Regulators
This summer, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection issued environmental permits for the $750 million, 900-megawatt Hickory Run Power Station. Hickory Run is the second large gas-fired, grassroot power project to be permitted by the state. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=237983&refer=mw.

McKinsey: Oil & Gas Production from Shale a 'Game Changer' for U.S. Economy
Oil & Gas Production from shale formations is one of five economic "game changers" that a recent study from McKinsey & Company said could spur U.S. productivity; boost GDP by hundreds of billions of dollars; and generate significant numbers of jobs by 2020. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=238082&refer=mw.

More than $6 Billion in U.S. Simple-Cycle Combustion Turbine Projects to Begin Construction Before 2017
Industrial Info is tracking 22 simple-cycle combustion turbine capital projects representing more than 7,000 megawatts of electrical generation. The projects are worth $6.4 billion and are scheduled to begin construction by December 2016. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=238081&refer=mw.

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