Articles from September 2013



Coal Power Industry Threatened by Regulations; Natural Gas Picks up Steam

September 27, 2013 The September issue of Construction Headline News spotlights the US coal industry’s reaction over pending EPA regulations requiring coal-fired plants to implement expensive solutions to trap and store carbon emissions. Set for release on September 20, the regulations may suffocate the fizzling coal power industry, with many plants already at risk for [...]

Conquering the Summit with the Future Leaders Program

September 20, 2013 By: Jennifer M. Hatten The Engineering and Construction Contracting Association (ECC) held their 45th annual conference September 11 – 14, 2013, at the JW MarriotDesert Springs in Palm Desert, California. This year’s attendance was the largest in the conference’s history with over 750 registered attendees. Centered on the theme, Conquering the Summit, [...]