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

Top Industrial Market News Stories for Second Week of August 2013, an 
Industrial Info News Alert 
SUGAR LAND, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 08/16/13 --  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. 
NRG Draws Kudos, Criticism for Plans to Repower Coal Plants with
Natural Gas 
NRG Energy Incorporated (NYSE:NRG) is being praised by elected
officials in Pennsylvania and Ohio for its decision to repower more
than 1,000 megawatts of coal-fired generation in those states that
had been slated for closure by their previous owner. But the company
is drawing a more mixed response in upstate New York. View the entire
article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at
http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=237452&refer=mw. 
U.S. Northeast, New England Expect $4 Billion in Third-Quarter
Project Completions 
The Northeast and New England market regions of the U.S. are
expecting approximately $4.18 billion in third-quarter project
completions in 2013. New York easily emerges as the leader in the
area, with 45 major capital and maintenance project completions worth
$2.3 billion. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial
Info's Premium Industry News at
http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=237443&refer=mw. 
AEP Unit Plans Hefty Outlays for Transmission Projects 
Changes in the electric power business and PJM are forcing
Appalachian Power Company (Roanoke, Virginia), a unit of American
Electric Power Company (NYSE:AEP) (Columbus, Ohio), to invest nearly
$600 million in its transmission system in West Virginia. View the
entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry
News at
http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=237482&refer=mw. 
Sugar Industry Continues World-Changing Growth 
Industrial Info is currently tracking more than $40 billion in active
Sugar Industry projects throughout the world, and this number is
expected to continue increasing. View the entire article by
subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News at
http://www.industrialinfo.com/news/abstract.jsp?newsitemID=237381&refer=mw. 
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