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Acciona Windpower plans 800MW wind power installations in North America this year
22 May, 2015
Acciona Windpower (AWP), subsidiary of Spanish infrastructure and renewable-energy developer Acciona Group, intends to add 805.5MW of installed wind power capacity in North America this...
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Magnox to axe up to 1600 employees at 12 nuclear sites as part of restructuring
Friday, May 22, 2015 Nuclear facility operator Magnox intends to cut its workforce across 12 nuclear power stations by September...

MHI Vestas selected preferred turbine supplier for 970MW Navitus Bay project in UK
Friday, May 22, 2015 MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has been appointed as preferred wind turbine supplier for Eneco and EDF's 970MW Navitus Bay project in the...

Cleanergy receives two more orders for GasBox delivery in Sweden and Norway
Thursday, May 21, 2015 Sweden-based sustainable technology provider Cleanergy has received two orders for GasBox, the centrepiece of the firm's complete combined heat and power (CHP) system from closed landfill...

GE launches Digital Wind Farm technology to make power generation more efficient
Thursday, May 21, 2015 US-based General Electric has launched Digital Wind Farm, a new technology system for the wind power generation industry, which can boost a facility's production capacity by up to...

SSE to close ageing coal-fired Ferrybridge Power Station amid rising cost
Thursday, May 21, 2015 UK-based energy firm SSE has decided to close its coal-fired Ferrybridge Power Station by March next...

Duke Energy unveils $1.1bn plan to convert coal based Asheville power plant to gas
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 US-based Duke Energy has announced a $1.1bn plan to shut down its 376MW Asheville coal power plant in North Carolina and replace it with a natural gas based power...

Japan regulator grants safety approval for 890MW reactor at Ikata Nuclear Power Plant
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 Nuclear Regulatory Authority (NRA) in Japan has given the green light to restart a reactor at the Shikoku Electric Power operated Ikata Nuclear Power Plant, which was shut down after the...

South Africa starts process to build 9,600MW of nuclear power plants
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 The South Africa Government intends to initiate a process to build a series of six nuclear plants, which is expected to supply 9,600MW of additional power for the...

E.ON and GIB to invest more than €2.2bn for UK offshore wind development
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 Rampion offshore wind farm in the UK will be developed by German utility firm E.ON with an investment of around...

Germany may relax emission target of coal based power plants
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 Germany is planning to soften the 2020 reduction targets for CO2 emissions by coal power plants, after opposition to the...


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SIFCO ASC Shows Portable Silver Repair Capability to POWER-GEN Delegates
Monday, May 25, 2015 by SIFCO ASC Leading supplier of selective plating technology and solutions, SIFCO ASC, will be showing engineering and maintenance professionals in the power generation and distribution industry how they...

SIFCO, ASC, and Surface Technology Create Dynamic Force in Coatings Technology
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 by SIFCO ASC Norman Hay plc has created a new specialist coatings group, incorporating SIFCO Applied Surface Concepts (ASC) and Surface Technology, to provide a single global access point in surface...

SIFCO Process® Repair Gets Crane Mining Again Only Days After Critical Repair
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 by SIFCO ASC By repairing the pinion gear of a mining crane in-situ with the SIFCO Process®, industrial gearing manufacturer Horsburgh & Scott Co. was able to return the crane to service with minimal...

What is the Transformer Dilemma?
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 by LumaSense Technologies Over the past several decades, the expansion of power consumption has been unprecedented globally with the additions of several transformers to the expanding global...

L-3 MAPPS to Implement GE’s Main Generator Excitation System on the Cernavodă Simulator
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 by L-3 MAPPS L-3 MAPPS has announced that it has received an order from GE Energy Control Solutions (GE) to implement the new GE EX2100e main generator excitation control system on the Cernavodă full...

Lumasense Professional Solutions for the Global Energy Market
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 by LumaSense Technologies LumaSense Technologies provides professional solutions for the global energy market.We offer dedicated solutions for utilities to control and monitor aging...

B3 Systems to Attend CEM Meeting
Monday, May 11, 2015 by B3 Systems B3 Systems will be attending the Utility Continuous Emissions Monitoring User Group (CEM) Meeting, from 3 to 4 June...

Red-D-Arc Welderentals Acquires eKipro Assets
Monday, May 11, 2015 by Red-D-Arc Welderentals Airgas, one of the nation's leading suppliers of industrial, medical, and specialty gases, announced today that Red-D-Arc Welderentals, an Airgas company, has acquired the assets and operations...

IDCON News: Upcoming Events, 'Workshop Worship', and Shut Down Drivers
Thursday, May 07, 2015 by Idcon Idcon president Torbjörn Idhammar recently returned from Sweden where he met with various clients and potential consulting partners....

Parker at ASME Turbo Expo in Montreal, 2015
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 by Parker Hannifin Parker will exhibit at the ASME Turbo Expo, held from 15 to 17 June, in Montreal, Canada....


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