New News information at Power Technology New and updated information from News listed on www.power-technology.com http://www.power-technology.com/ en-us http://www.power-technology.com/ New News information at Power Technology http://www.power-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Dynamic Energy installs 271kW solar energy system at Keystone Cap’ facility in US http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsdynamic-energy-installs-271kw-solar-energy-system-at-keystone-cap-facility-in-us-5825832 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsdynamic-energy-installs-271kw-solar-energy-system-at-keystone-cap-facility-in-us-5825832 US-based Dynamic Energy has installed a 271kW roof mount solar energy system at Keystone Cap’s disposable paper caps facility in Pennsauken, New Jersey. Thu, 25 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Enel, Siva Power, Sunetric http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-enel-siva-power-sunetric-5824424 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-enel-siva-power-sunetric-5824424 Enel has announced its intention to raise $2bn through a private placement of 3.625% bonds due 2027. Thu, 25 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT M&As this week: Atkore International Group, Verisk Analytics, L3 Technologies http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-atkore-international-group-verisk-analytics-l3-technologies-5824431 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-atkore-international-group-verisk-analytics-l3-technologies-5824431 Atkore International Group has announced the acquisition of Marco Cable Management (MCM). Thu, 25 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Conquest to acquire Solairedirect’s six solar photovoltaic parks in France http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsconquest-to-acquire-solairedirects-six-solar-photovoltaic-parks-in-france-5825861 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsconquest-to-acquire-solairedirects-six-solar-photovoltaic-parks-in-france-5825861 Conquest Asset Management has signed an agreement with Engie subsidiary Solairedirect to purchase a portfolio of six solar photovoltaic (PV) parks for an undisclosed sum. Thu, 25 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT ABB develops new microgrid solution to offer battery energy storage http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsabb-develops-new-microgrid-solution-to-offer-battery-energy-storage-5825811 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsabb-develops-new-microgrid-solution-to-offer-battery-energy-storage-5825811 Swiss technology group ABB has developed a new integrated microgrid solution, MGS100 designed to provide solarpower and battery energy storage for rural communities and businesses. Thu, 25 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Goldwind Americas to acquire RES’ 160MW Heart of Texas wind project in US http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsgoldwind-americas-to-acquire-res-160mw-heart-of-texas-wind-project-in-us-5824607 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsgoldwind-americas-to-acquire-res-160mw-heart-of-texas-wind-project-in-us-5824607 Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology subsidiary Goldwind Americas has entered a deal with Renewable Energy Systems Americas (RES) to purchase the 160MW Heart of Texas wind project in McCulloch County, US. Wed, 24 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT New solar-plus-ice-battery-storage system installed at Camelot Theatres in US http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsnew-solar-plus-ice-battery-storage-system-installed-at-camelot-theatres-in-us-5824534 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsnew-solar-plus-ice-battery-storage-system-installed-at-camelot-theatres-in-us-5824534 In collaboration with Ice Energy, US-based Horizon Solarpower has installed a new solar-plus-ice-battery-storage system at the Camelot Theatres in Palm Springs, California. Wed, 24 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT BHEL commissions new 660MW thermal power plant in UP, India http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsbhel-commissions-new-660mw-thermal-power-plant-in-up-india-5824554 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsbhel-commissions-new-660mw-thermal-power-plant-in-up-india-5824554 India’s Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) has commissioned a third 660MW Prayagraj Super Thermal Power Project (PSTPP) in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh (UP). Wed, 24 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Siemens wins new award for 3D printed gas turbine blades http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssiemens-wins-new-award-for-worlds-first-3d-printed-gas-turbine-blades-5821422 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssiemens-wins-new-award-for-worlds-first-3d-printed-gas-turbine-blades-5821422 Siemens has won an international 3D Printing Industry Award for successfully testing gas turbine blades produced with additive manufacturing (AM). Tue, 23 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT EDF RS and 3M collaborate to deploy wind vortex generators across wind projects in US http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsedf-rs-and-3m-collaborate-to-deploy-wind-vortex-generators-across-wind-projects-in-us-5821866 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsedf-rs-and-3m-collaborate-to-deploy-wind-vortex-generators-across-wind-projects-in-us-5821866 EDF Renewable Services (EDF RS) has entered an agreement with wind technologies provider 3M for the installation of 3M wind vortex generators on power projects across the US. Tue, 23 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT TEP to purchase solar energy from NextEra Energy Resources affiliate site http://www.power-technology.com/news/newstep-to-purchase-solar-energy-from-nextera-energy-resources-affiliate-site-5823472 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newstep-to-purchase-solar-energy-from-nextera-energy-resources-affiliate-site-5823472 US-based utility company Tucson Electric Power (TEP) is planning to purchase solar energy from a new system, which will be built, owned, and operated by an affiliate of NextEra Energy Resources. Tue, 23 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Vattenfall to develop battery storage system at 228MW Pen y Cymoedd wind project in Wales http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsvattenfall-to-develop-battery-storage-system-at-uks-228mw-pen-y-cymoedd-wind-project-5820822 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsvattenfall-to-develop-battery-storage-system-at-uks-228mw-pen-y-cymoedd-wind-project-5820822 Swedish energy company Vattenfall is set to begin construction for a new battery storage scheme this year at the 228MW Pen y Cymoedd onshore wind energy project in South Wales, UK. Mon, 22 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Siemens completes gas turbine service operations at Jebel Ali K power plant in Dubai http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssiemens-completes-gas-turbine-service-operations-at-jebel-ali-k-power-plant-ahead-of-schedule-5820755 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newssiemens-completes-gas-turbine-service-operations-at-jebel-ali-k-power-plant-ahead-of-schedule-5820755 Siemens has completed extensive service operations on gas turbines at Dubai’s Jebel Ali K-station ahead of schedule in a record time of only 29 working days. Mon, 22 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT DNV GL launches new on-demand power web portal Forecaster NOW http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsdnv-gl-launches-new-on-demand-power-web-portal-forecaster-now-5821368 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsdnv-gl-launches-new-on-demand-power-web-portal-forecaster-now-5821368 Digital forecasting provider DNV GL has launched an on-demand web portal with e-commerce enabled transactions. Mon, 22 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Vivint Solar to use Mercedes-Benz batteries for solar energy storage in US homes http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsvivint-solar-to-use-mercedes-benz-batteries-for-solar-energy-storage-in-us-homes-5819006 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsvivint-solar-to-use-mercedes-benz-batteries-for-solar-energy-storage-in-us-homes-5819006 Vivint Solar has entered an exclusive strategic collaboration to launch Mercedes-Benz’s customisable home energy storage system in the US. Sun, 21 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Panda Power Funds’ 778MW Stonewall power plant begins commercial operations http://www.power-technology.com/news/newspanda-power-funds-778mw-stonewall-power-plant-begins-commercial-operations-5819124 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newspanda-power-funds-778mw-stonewall-power-plant-begins-commercial-operations-5819124 Private equity firm Panda Power Funds has commenced commercial operation of the 778MW natural gas-fuelled Stonewall generation plant in Loudoun County, Virginia. Sun, 21 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Bandera Electric unveils Apolloware software to monitor solar installations http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsbandera-electric-unveils-apolloware-software-to-monitor-solar-installations-5820121 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsbandera-electric-unveils-apolloware-software-to-monitor-solar-installations-5820121 Bandera Electric has launched new cloud-based software Apolloware to monitor solar and energy storage installations in real time. Sun, 21 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Echoenergia Participacoes, China National Nuclear Power, Bulgarian Energy Holding http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-echoenergia-participacoes-china-national-nuclear-power-bulgarian-energy-holding-5817412 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-echoenergia-participacoes-china-national-nuclear-power-bulgarian-energy-holding-5817412 Echoenergia Participacoes has announced an acquisition of the 130MW Tiangua and 216MW Sao Clemente windfarms in Brazil from Casa dos Ventos Energias Renovaveis. Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Indian Government approves construction of 7,000MW of PHWRs in the country http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsindian-government-approves-construction-of-7000mw-of-phwrs-in-the-country-5818712 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsindian-government-approves-construction-of-7000mw-of-phwrs-in-the-country-5818712 Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCIL) has received government approval to build ten new units of locally-designed pressurised heavy water reactors (PHWR). Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Dong Energy secures leases for two offshore windfarms in US http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsdong-energy-secures-leases-for-two-offshore-wind-farms-in-us-5817898 http://www.power-technology.com/news/newsdong-energy-secures-leases-for-two-offshore-wind-farms-in-us-5817898 Dong Energy has secured leases for two offshore windfarms in the US, which are expected to have installed capacity of more than 1,000MW each. Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT