Current Headlines

  1. 24 MW Tungsten Mountain Geothermal Power Plant In Nevada Begins Commercial Operation
    12/21/2017

    Ormat Technologies Inc. (NYSE:ORA) today announced that the 24 MW Tungsten Mountain geothermal power plant located in Churchill County, Nevada, began commercial operation on December 1, 2017

  2. Grupa Enea’s New 1075 MW Power Plant Transferred To Operation
    12/21/2017

    Grupa Enea is opening a new chapter in the history of the Polish energy sector, by transferring to operation an investment that is important for the national power and electricity system -- a 1075 MW gross supercritical parameters power unit in Elektrownia Kozienice (power plant)

  3. Settlement Requires Clean Air Act Compliance At ArcelorMittal Monessen Coke Plant
    12/20/2017

    The United States and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania have settled a federal court case against ArcelorMittal Monessen LLC (AMM), involving alleged Clean Air Act violations at AMM’s coke (purified coal) plant in Monessen, Pennsylvania, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced recently.

  4. ABB And SNC-Lavalin Form Joint Venture To Deliver Electrical Substation Projects Globally
    12/20/2017

    ABB and SNC-Lavalin have signed an agreement to form a joint venture (JV) for the execution of engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) projects for electrical substations. SNC-Lavalin will have majority and controlling interest in the JV

  5. WGL Energy And Susquehanna University Partner To Develop 14-Acre Solar Array In Pennsylvania
    12/18/2017

    Susquehanna University has entered into an agreement with WGL Energy Systems (WGL Energy), a WGL company, to develop a 3.9 MW DC (3 AC MW) ground-mounted solar array that will supply 30 percent of the university’s electricity needs

  6. IEEE Awards $1.2M For Off-Grid Energy Entrepreneurs
    12/18/2017

    IEEE, the world's largest technical professional organization advancing technology for humanity, announced that IEEE Smart Village (ISV) has granted $1.2 million in new funds for selected sustainable energy projects with a potential life-changing impact on up to seven million people around the world

  7. California ISO Certifies GEMS By Greensmith Energy As A Remote Intelligent Gateway
    12/18/2017

    Greensmith Energy, a Wärtsilä Company, recently announced that the California Independent System Operator (CAISO) has certified the Greensmith GEMS Site Controller as a Remote Intelligent Gateway (RIG) for direct telemetry of participating generators and loads within the CAISO balancing authority area.

  8. Siemens Wins A Contract For The Turnkey Construction Of A Power Plant In Tatarstan
    12/18/2017

    Siemens has received an order from its customer Nizhnekamskneftekhim to build a combined cycle power plant on a turnkey basis in Tatarstan. Nizhnekamskneftekhim is a member of the TAIF Group headquartered in Kazan, Tatarstan, Russia

  9. Korean Electric Power Company Orders DETECT MERLIN™ Bird Radar System For Wind Farm Project In Jordan
    12/15/2017

    DeTect, Inc. (http://www.detect-inc.com) today announced it will install, operate and maintain a MERLIN Avian Radar System (ARS) at the Fujeij Wind farm in Jordan

  10. Wärtsilä To Increase The Share Of Renewables In Jordan By Building 52 MWp Solar PV Power Plant
    12/14/2017

    The technology group Wärtsilä recently announced it has signed an EPC contract to supply a 52 MWp solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant to AM Solar BV/ Jordan, a joint venture between energy provider AES Jordan and Japanese conglomerate Mitsui & Co., Ltd. The order was booked in November 2017.