The National Carbon Capture Center was recognized as Peabody’s Carbon Capture and Storage Pioneer.
POWER-GEN International has named Southern Company's Roxann A. Laird its 2016 Woman of the Year. Laird is director of the National Carbon Capture Center, a U.S. Department of Energy-sponsored project managed and operated by Southern Company, and also directs the company's reduced carbon, renewable and distributed energy research and development activities. The award was announced during a ceremony today in Orlando, Florida.
Two international companies recently marked the completion of an important pilot project at the National Carbon Capture Center, located at Alabama Power’s Plant Gaston in Wilsonville. Researchers say it may pave the way for the further advancement of carbon capture during coal-fired power generation.
The Power Systems Development Facility (PSDF) was inducted into the State of Alabama Engineering Hall of Fame at a ceremony Saturday in Montgomery. The Hall of Fame honors individuals, projects and corporations with outstanding accomplishments in the field of engineering who have significantly contributed to the betterment of their communities.