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  1. Sumitomo SHI FW Wins Contract For CFB Boiler Island In South Korea

    Sumitomo SHI FW (SFW) announced recently that it has been awarded a contract by Hyundai Engineering & Construction Co. (HDEC) for design and supply of the Daesan Biomass Power Plant boiler island

  2. BMR Energy Purchases U.S. Virgin Islands Solar Plant Damaged In Hurricane Maria In Effort To Rebuild The Region

    BMR Energy, a developer, owner and operator of clean energy projects in the Caribbean and Latin America, announced today its acquisition of a 4-megawatt, fixed ground-mount solar facility from NRG Energy, Inc. in St. Croix that was damaged during Hurricane Maria in September 2017. The company will take over the power purchase agreement and restoration efforts of the St. Croix solar farm, which sustained significant damage during last year’s hurricane. This press release features

  3. Unit 2 Of The ‘Jawa-2’ Natural-Gas-Fired Power Plant Goes Into Operation

    Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS) has completed construction of its Unit 2 Gas Turbine Combined Cycle System at the Tanjung Priok Power Plant, a natural-gas-fired power generation facility being built on Java Island in Indonesia

  4. Pacific Ethanol Completes Solar Power Project At Madera Ethanol Plant

    Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (NASDAQ: PEIX), announced today the completion of a 5-megawatt solar power system at its 40 million gallon capacity per year ethanol plant in Madera, California

  5. VivoPower International PLC Announces Contract To Build 3.6 MW Solar Project In Australia

    VivoPower International PLC (Nasdaq: VVPR) (“VivoPower”), a global solar power company, is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary in Australia, Aevitas Group Limited (“Aevitas”) has been awarded a significant contract for the engineering design, procurement and construction of the 3.6 MW Cubbie Solar Project near Dirranbandi in Queensland, Australia

  6. Apple, Akamai, Etsy And Swiss Re Collaborate To Accelerate Renewable Energy Development In Illinois And Virginia

    Apple, Akamai, Etsy and Swiss Re today announced an agreement to develop two new wind and solar energy farms in Illinois and Virginia. Spearheaded by Apple, the new projects will generate 290 megawatts to the PJM electric grid serving much of the Eastern United States, including areas of Virginia, Illinois, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Maryland

  7. Sonnedix Japan K.K. Selects High-Efficiency SunPower® Solar Panels For 46.6-Megawatt Tono Solar Project

    SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) today announced that it is supplying its high efficiency solar panels for the Sonnedix 46.6-megawatt (MW) Tono project in Iwate prefecture, Japan. Construction on the site is currently underway, with commercial operation expected in early 2020

  8. Dominion Energy, Ørsted Advance Offshore Wind Development

    Dominion Energy Virginia and Denmark-based energy company Ørsted took significant steps forward today in the development of Virginia's first offshore wind facility. Dominion Energy filed with Virginia's State Corporation Commission (SCC) for approval to build the two 6-megawatt turbines and grid infrastructure needed to connect the facility to the coast

  9. California Entering Decade Of Disruption, As Power System Shifts Dramatically

    With California’s grid facing an era of rapid change as access to renewable energy grows, three new reports from the nonprofit, nonpartisan think tank Next 10 examine key issues involving the state’s power system. The reports take a deep dive into how the grid might be challenged or helped by the rise of electric vehicles; the increase in distributed energy resources, such as rooftop solar panels; and the growth of community choice aggregation, which

  10. Novartis Announces US Renewables Agreement To Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

    Novartis announced today a Virtual Power Purchase Agreement (VPPA) in collaboration with Invenergy, North America's largest privately held renewable energy company