Across The Wire

  1. Tri Global Energy Maintains Lead In Texas Wind Energy Development Projects

    Tri Global Energy, the Dallas-based renewable energy company, has maintained its position as the leading developer of wind energy projects under construction in Texas, according to the U.S. Wind Industry Second Quarter 2017 Market Report from the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), the nation's trade association of the U.S. wind energy industry

  2. Pioneer Launches Line Of Private Label Engine Generators

    Pioneer Power Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq: PPSI) ("Pioneer" or the "Company"), a company engaged in the manufacture, sale and service of electrical transmission, distribution and on-site power generation equipment, today announced it is launching a comprehensive all-new line of power generation equipment designed for a broad spectrum of market segments, including but not limited to, prime power, standby power, agricultural, oil and gas, mobile, telecommunications and off-road applications.

  3. Cratos Global Awarded Agreement For Term-Maintenance Contract Negotiations

    Cratos Global announced it's been awarded a contract to negotiate term-maintenance agreements for SoEnergy International's Siemens/Rolls-Royce Trent60 gas turbines in Argentina.

  4. Southern Company Subsidiary Surpasses 1,500 MW Wind Energy With Texas Acquisition

    As part of the company's renewable growth strategy to build the future of energy, Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power today announced the acquisition of its fifth Texas wind project – the 148-megawatt (MW) Cactus Flats Wind Facility – from Renewable Energy Systems Americas Inc. (RES)

  5. DTE Energy Seeks To Build Efficient Natural Gas Plant In Michigan

    DTE Energy has filed a Certificate of Necessity with the Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) seeking to build a state-of-the-art natural gas-fired power plant of about 1,100 megawatts (MW) on existing company property in East China Township, Mich., that will provide affordable and reliable power for 850,000 homes beginning in 2022

  6. Quanta Services Selected By American Electric Power For The Wind Catcher Generation Tie Line

    Quanta Services, Inc. (NYSE: PWR) announced today that it was selected by American Electric Power (AEP) to provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) solutions for the Wind Catcher Generation Tie Line (Wind Catcher Tie Line)

  7. Georgia Power Finalizes New Service Agreement For Vogtle Nuclear Expansion

    Georgia Power has finalized a new service agreement with Westinghouse for the Vogtle nuclear expansion – the first new nuclear units to be built in the United States in more than 30 years

  8. GCL-SI Boosts PERC Global Supply Volume With The Launch Of 600MW Plant In Vietnam

    GCL System Integration Technology Co., Ltd. (GCL-SI), a world's leading solar manufacturer, announced that its solar cell plant of 600MW production capacity in Vietnam has started operation on 27th July

  9. 'Lowest Bid Wins' Mentality Of North America's Construction Industry Is Threatening Environmental Returns

    Opening a panel debate this week at PAQS2017, Adrian Ryan, Director, Fēnix Energy gave a stark warning about how the "low cost, Tender – Bid – Build approach" faced by the engineering, design and construction industries, is not only "threatening the economic returns of doing it right the first time", it's impacting the "substantial business case for investing in renewables."

  10. AEP Announces $4.5B Investment In 2,000-Megawatt Wind Farm And Dedicated Power Line To Benefit Customers In Four States

    Today, American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) announced a major clean energy project, Wind Catcher Energy Connection, that will provide nearly 9 million megawatt-hours of new wind energy annually to its customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas