Dominion Energy

Dominion Energy Virginia, a unit of Dominion Energy Inc. , finalized purchase of a Link-Belt 150-ton (135-t) RTC-80150 Series II for North Anna Power Station in Mineral, Va. A scheduled shutdown every 18 months for the generating plant requires repairs and maintenance around the clock for a 30-day period.

Construction on the Atlantic Coast Pipeline could be delayed for months after Fourth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond ordered the 600-mile interstate natural gas project to stop all work, The News & Observer reported. The project is a joint venture between Dominion Energy, Duke Energy Corporation, Piedmont Natural Gas Company and Southern Company, with Dominion Energy being the majority stakeholder and chief operator of the pipeline.

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Federal officials will allow construction to resume on the Atlantic Coast pipeline, weeks after work was halted when a federal appeals court threw out two key permits for the 600-mile (965-kilometer) natural gas pipeline. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission announced the change in a letter Sept.

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Federal officials have ordered that construction be halted on the Atlantic Coast pipeline, days after a federal appeals court threw out two key permits for building the 600-mile natural gas pipeline. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission announced the order in a letter Aug.

Dominion Energy Virginia and Denmark-based energy company ├śrsted recently took significant steps forward in the development of Virginia's first offshore wind facility. Dominion Energy filed with Virginia's State Corporation Commission (SCC) for approval to build the two 6-megawatt turbines and grid infrastructure needed to connect the facility to the coast.

Construction will continue on the Atlantic Coast Pipeline in Upshur County, W. Va., despite a federal court order that is vacating an important permit for the project. The Fourth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals issued the ruling, saying that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service failed to specify the limits for the allowable impact the pipeline would have on threatened and endangered species, WDTC reported.

A Virginia Senate panel advanced a measure Feb. 7, that would prevent Dominion Energy from capping its coal ash in place for at least another year while lawmakers study the issue, including recycling options. The bill would extend a moratorium on coal ash pond closures put in place last year, although it would allow Dominion to seek permits to close ponds that have already been excavated.

More help is on the way to rebuild the ravaged energy grid in Puerto Rico. Dominion Energy Virginia announced Dec. 26, it is preparing to send restoration workers and equipment to accelerate ongoing restoration efforts on the island through the mutual aid process.

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) Dominion Energy is set to begin construction on a transmission line project that would cross the James River near Jamestown. The company said Nov. 3 that all necessary approvals have been received for the project, which is expected to take 18 to 20 months to complete.

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) Facebook plans to build a massive new $750 million data center in central Virginia, with an energy-efficient design and a plan to boost the state's adoption of renewable power. The social media giant said on Oct. 5 that the center in Henrico County, just outside Richmond, will conserve energy by incorporating outdoor air and “direct evaporative cooling systems.”Facebook also is partnering with Dominion Energy to offset the energy used by the data center with power produced by new solar installations around the state.

Facebook plans to build a massive new $750 million data center in central Virginia, with an energy-efficient design and a plan to boost the state's adoption of renewable power. The social media giant said Thursday that the center in Henrico County, just outside Richmond, will conserve energy by incorporating outdoor air and "direct evaporative cooling systems."Facebook also is partnering with Dominion Energy to offset the energy used by the data center with power produced by new solar installations around the state.