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  1. ABB Unveils New Txtreme Distribution Transformer For Greater Resilience In Harsh Environments

    ABB announced recently the launch of a new longer life distribution transformer called TXtreme, featuring a special coating that protects the transformer from corrosion in the most severe environments.

  2. Wärtsilä To Supply Solar PV Plant To Burkina Faso - Creating Africa's Largest Engine-Solar PV Hybrid Power Plant

    Technology group Wärtsilä will supply a 15 MWp solar PV power plant to Essakane Solar SAS in Burkina Faso.

  3. Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Inks Another Deal With Iberdrola For J-Series Gas Turbines

    Iberdrola SA and Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) recently signed an agreement for two M501J gas turbines, a steam turbine, a spare gas turbine rotor and a long term service agreement for the El Carmen combined cycle power plant, located in Nuevo León, Mexico

  4. First Solar Begins Operation Of 250 Megawatt Moapa Southern Paiute Solar Project

    Recently, First Solar, Inc. and the Moapa Band of Paiutes joined Sen. Dean Heller, Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto, Nevada State Energy Office Director Angela Dykema, Clark County Commissioner Marilyn Kirkpatrick, executives from the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) and other community and energy industry leaders to celebrate the commissioning of the Moapa Southern Paiute Solar Project

  5. Yingli To Power The Largest Bifacial PV Plant In Europe

    Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Ltd. ("Yingli" or "Yingli Solar") (NYSE: YGE), one of the world's leading solar panel manufacturers, today announced that Tempress Systems B.V. part of the Amtech Group has begun to construct the Europe's largest bifacial PV plant with a capacity of close to 400 kilowatt (KW)

  6. ALLETE Clean Energy, Xcel Energy Sign 100 MW Power Purchase Agreement For New North Dakota Wind Farm

    ALLETE Clean Energy, a wholly-owned subsidiary of ALLETE Inc., recently announced its plan to build, own and operate a 100-megawatt wind farm in Morton and Mercer counties in North Dakota that will supply electricity to Xcel Energy under a signed power purchase agreement

  7. Growing Its Renewable Portfolio, IKEA East Palo Alto Plugs-In Fuel Cell System To Generate More Onsite Power At Store

    IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, recently announced it has completed installation of its fifth biogas-powered fuel cell system in California – and in the country – at its East Palo Alto location in the San Francisco Bay Area

  8. EDF Renewable Energy Expands Into Distributed Electricity And Storage

    EDF Renewable Energy (EDF RE), a leader in renewable energy development, announces the creation of a new business unit, Distributed Electricity and Storage (DES), to focus on distributed solar and storage projects up to 30 megawatts (MW)

  9. Alfa Laval Wins SEK 155 Million Energy-Efficiency Order In China

    Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has won an order to supply Alfa Laval Packinox heat exchangers to a petrochemical plant in China. The order value is approximately SEK 155 million and it is booked in the Welded Heat Exchangers unit of the Energy Division. Deliveries are scheduled for 2017 and 2018

  10. ET Energy Starts Construction Of A 60.9MW Solar Power Project In Jordan

    ET Solutions AG, a subsidiary of ET Energy, a global leading energy solutions provider, announced that it has started the construction of a 60.9 MW solar power project in Jordan for ACWA Power, a Saudi-based independent power producer