Across The Wire

  1. Cleaner, High-Tech Natural Gas Plant In South Carolina Now Benefiting 2.5 Million Duke Energy Customers

    Duke Energy's new 750-megawatt combined-cycle natural gas plant at the W.S. Lee Station in Anderson County, S.C., began serving customers on April 5, 2018. The energy generated from this unit helps power the lives of customers in South Carolina and North Carolina

  2. SolarReserve And ACWA Sign A Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) For A 100 Megawatt Solar Thermal Project With Energy Storage In South Africa

    As part of the South African Department of Energy’s Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme (REIPPPP), a consortium led by SolarReserve and International Company for Power and Water (ACWA Power) have signed a 20-year power purchase agreement with Eskom, South Africa’s public electric utility company, for the Redstone Solar Thermal Power Project

  3. PG&E Proposes Reforms To Support The State’s Clean Energy Future

    Today, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), along with Southern California Edison and San Diego Gas & Electric, proposed a new plan that supports the state's clean energy goals, protects customer choice and ensures that all electric customers are treated equally

  4. Government Of Afghanistan, Bayat Power Sign Agreement Approving Bayat-1 Power Project

    Bayat Power, the power production division of Bayat Energy Afghanistan's largest Afghan-owned Energy Exploration, Development and Production Company, announced today that the Government of The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan (GIRoA), provided final approval for the construction of Bayat Power-1, Bayat Power's Gas-to Electricity Power Plant, which will be located in Sheberghan, the capital city of Jowzjan Province.

  5. Duke Energy Florida Nears Completion Of State-Of-The-Art Natural Gas Plant

    Duke Energy Florida's state-of-the-art natural gas plant in Citrus County is on track to deliver cleaner, more reliable energy for Floridians

  6. MHPS Americas Launches New Power & Energy Solutions Business

    Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas (MHPS) recently announced the creation of a Power & Energy Solutions business focused on delivering customer solutions in the areas of digital power, energy storage, and low carbon power generation

  7. Brattle Economists: Some Hydro Plants Substantially Undervalued In Today's Power Markets

    Economists at The Brattle Group released a study today that examines flexible hydro resources in wholesale power markets and finds that improving operational practices and market rules may be able to enhance the value of these resources by 200% to 500%.

  8. Canadian Solar Acquires A 97.6 MWp Solar Power Project In Argentina

    Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced the acquisition of a 97.6 MWp solar photovoltaic (PV) project in Cafayate, Salta Province, Argentina

  9. AVANGRID Subsidiary Central Maine Power Chosen In Bid To Deliver Clean Energy To New England Grid

    AVANGRID, Inc., a diversified energy company, and its subsidiary Central Maine Power Company (CMP) today confirmed that the New England Clean Energy Connect (NECEC) transmission project will advance as the sole clean energy solution in the Massachusetts Green Communities Act Section 83D RFP for long-term contracts for clean energy projects after the Massachusetts electric distribution companies terminated the conditional selection of the Northern Pass Transmission proposal

  10. Gemma Power Systems Finalizes EPC Contract For A 475 MW Power Project In North Carolina

    Gemma Power Systems, LLC (GPS) has entered into an Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) services contract with NTE Carolinas II, LLC, an affiliate of NTE Energy, to construct a 475 MW state-of-the-art natural gas-fired power plant in Rockingham County, North Carolina