Twenty years ago

October 2004
Modern Power Systems;Oct2004, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p15
Recalls articles previously published in the October 1984 issue of "Modern Power Systems." Start of commercial operation of Solar One solar-fired, steam-electric power plant; Philippine government's investment in generating plants fueled by fast growing trees; Quadrex Corp. and Gibbs & Hill Inc.'s contract to provide project consulting services to the Preparatory Office for the Guangdong nuclear power station.


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