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Alstom wins €320m contract to supply wind turbines in Brazil
22 July, 2014
Alstom has secured a contract from Renova Energia to supply turbines for the Umburanas wind farm complex in Bahia State,...
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Construction begins on Kentucky’s first megawatt-scale carbon capture pilot unit
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Construction has started on Commonwealth’s first megawatt-scale carbon capture pilot unit at an operating power plant at Kentucky Utilities Company’s E.W. Brown Generating Station, near...

Siemens installs fourth HVDC offshore platform in North Sea for TenneT
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Siemens has completed installation of a fourth high-voltage direct current (HVDC) offshore platform in the North Sea, marking a step ahead for grid connections of sea-based wind farms....

ABB to upgrade 350MW Madawaska HVDC transmission link in Canada
Monday, July 21, 2014 Hydro-Québec has awarded a contract to ABB to upgrade the 350MW Madawaska high-voltage direct current (HVDC) transmission...

Gamesa to supply 220MW of wind turbines in India
Monday, July 21, 2014 Spain-based Gamesa has received new contracts to deliver 220MW of its turbines for five wind farms in...

USDA and DOE invest $12.6m to support bioenergy feedstock development
Monday, July 21, 2014 The US Department of Energy (DOE) and the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) have awarded $12.6m in funding to ten projects, which aim to improve plant feedstocks for bioenergy...

KHLP begins construction of Keeyask generating station in Manitoba
Friday, July 18, 2014 Keeyask Hydropower Limited Partnership (KHLP) has begun construction of the 695MW Keeyask Generating Station in northern Manitoba....

Toshiba to supply equipment for coal-fired power project in Vietnam
Friday, July 18, 2014 Toshiba has won a contract from Doosan Heavy Industries and Construction (Doosan) of Korea and Mitsubishi Corporation of Japan for a coal-fired power generation project in...

UK approves development of Rampion offshore wind farm
Friday, July 18, 2014 The UK Government has approved development of E.ON’s Rampion offshore wind farm off the Sussex...

MHPS to build lignite-fired thermal power unit in Poland
Thursday, July 17, 2014 Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Europe (MHPS-EDE), a group company of Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS), has been awarded a contract to construct a lignite-fired...

Tidal lagoon development would contribute £27bn to UK, study says
Thursday, July 17, 2014 The development of six tidal lagoon power plants across UK would contribute £27bn over the investment period 2015 - 2027 to the country’s gross domestic product (GDP), according to Centre...


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Majestic Transformer Company Launches New Website
Monday, July 21, 2014 by Majestic Transformer Company Majestic Transformer Company, which designs and manufactures custom-built transformers, chokes and associated power supplies, has launched a new...

Solon Provides Custom Instrumentation for Successful Fusion Project
Monday, July 21, 2014 by Solon Manufacturing Company Solon’s vacuum switches have been installed at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), as part of a demonstration of nuclear fusion. ...

PowerPlan Releases Latest Version with Master Limited Partnership Module
Friday, July 11, 2014 by PowerPlan PowerPlan has released its latest version, which includes a module built specifically for Master Limited Partnerships...

Martin Engineering Reviews Stanton Energy Center Conveyor System
Friday, July 11, 2014 by Martin Engineering Martin Engineering has carried out a review of Stanton Energy Center's conveyor system, as part of the power supplier's innovative dust containment measures on its coal handling...

MWM Genset Used at Landfill Gas Plant in Malatya
Monday, July 07, 2014 by MWM The landfill gas plant in Malatya, Turkey, which went into operation in October 2013, was completed by Doğu Star in cooperation with Iltekno, MWM's Turkish sales and service...

MWM Gensets Comply with BDEW Medium-Voltage Guideline
Monday, July 07, 2014 by MWM With the ongoing decentralisation of power generation systems, including combined heat and power (CHP), photovoltaic (PV) and wind, decentralised systems are becoming more important in the...

MWM Unveils New Amortization Calculator
Monday, July 07, 2014 by MWM MWM has unveiled the new CHP Amortization Calculator, which is designed for those who are seeking to invest in energy-efficient and environmentally sound energy solutions for the future growth...

PowerPlan Named One Of Georgia's Top Ten Fastest Growing Companies
Thursday, June 26, 2014 by PowerPlan PowerPlan has been named as one Georgia's top ten fastest growing companies by the Atlanta chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth...

Manlift Signs Strategic Alliance with MEFMA
Thursday, June 26, 2014 by Manlift Manlift, the UAE’s largest supplier of access platforms and power generators, has signed a strategic alliance with the Middle East Facility Management Association (MEFMA) to supply IPAF and...

New Discharge Monitor Ready for January 2015 ECA Compliance
Monday, June 23, 2014 by Turner Designs Hydrocarbon Instruments Turner Designs Hydrocarbon Instruments has developed the TD-5100 ECA scrubber wash water overboard discharge monitor, which helps protect the environment from high levels of contamination...


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