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Top Industrial Market News Stories for the Third Week of July 2014, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 07/18/14 -- 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, Louisiana Lead U.S. in Combined Heat and Power with $483 Million in Projects

Combined heat and power, also known as cogeneration, is on the rise in the U.S., with about one-quarter of the planned or active spending in Texas and Louisiana. Industrial Info is tracking 26 CHP-related projects in Texas and Louisiana with a total value of more than $483 million. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News.

Abundant Feedstock, Market Dynamics Propel Propane Dehydrogenation Projects in North America

North America is seeing a spate of propane dehydrogenation (PDH) projects to produce propylene amid tight supplies and abundant shale-derived feedstock. Industrial Info is tracking seven such projects in various stages in North America, with a total value of $7.4 billion. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News.

EPA Carbon Rule Lays Out Reduction Methods as Battle Lines Form

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency released its proposed Clean Power Plan last month. Regulations are aimed at reducing U.S. carbon dioxide emissions up to 30% by 2030, when compared with 2005 levels. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News.

Montana Lays Claim to More than $10 Billion in Projects as Bakken Shale, Renewables Drive Growth

Montana is benefiting significantly from the U.S. "shale revolution" and support for renewables. Industrial Info is tracking 117 projects in Montana that have a value of $10 billion. View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's View the entire article by subscribing to Industrial Info's Premium Industry News.

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