Across The Wire

  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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)

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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)

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. Competitive Power Ventures, Marubeni Corporation, Toyota Tsusho & Osaka Gas USA Achieve Commercial Operation At 725 MW CPV St. Charles Energy Center Maryland

    Maryland-based Competitive Power Ventures (CPV) today announced that the 725-megawatt (MW) CPV St. Charles Energy Center in Waldorf, Charles County, Maryland achieved commercial operation. The milestone comes after 30 months of construction and more than three months of rigorous testing.

  10. Intevac Announces Record Order For ENERGi Solar Implant Systems

    Intevac, Inc., a leading supplier of thin-film processing systems, recently announced the receipt of an order for 12 ENERGi ion implant systems for advanced solar cell manufacturing