Generators

Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC, Green & Clean

Airbus Defence and Space Enters Solar Cell Production Contract with MicroLink Devices for Next Generation Zephyr HAPS

May 20, 2016

NILES, Ill. – MicroLink Devices is proud to announce that Airbus Defence and Space has issued a production contract for MicroLink's epitaxial liftoff (ELO)-based multijunction solar sheets for use on the new Zephyr S platform. The Zephyr platform is a new class of unmanned air vehicle that operates as a high altitude pseudo-satellite (HAPS) enabling affordable, persistent, local... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Siemens to Provide Long-term Service for New Panda Hummel Station Power Plant in U.S.

May 17, 2016

Siemens has been awarded a 23-year long-term service and maintenance agreement for the upcoming Panda Hummel Station, a 1,124 megawatt (MW) combined cycle power plant in Pennsylvania. The customer is Panda Power Funds, headquartered in Dallas, Texas. The new agreement includes coverage of scheduled maintenance activities, program management, and parts for the plant’s three SGT6-5000F gas... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Mobile Induction Generators feature intuitive user interface.

May 12, 2016

Depending on model, PICO-S, PICO-M, and PICO-L can be configured as medium frequency or high frequency energy sources from 5–150 kW. Units feature continuous, tap, and timer modes, as well as power, current, and temperature control. Plug-and-play generators are equipped with memory for up to 50 recipes and 8 individual timers with up to 600 sec runtime each. Typical applications include inspection work in power plants, heating components before joining, and induction brazing. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Disconnecting Combiner Boxes support up to 36 strings.

May 3, 2016

Featuring disconnect ratings up to 400 A at 1,500 Vdc, Prominence Series is ETL Listed to UL1741 at 1,500 Vdc and CAN/CSA C22.2 listed at 1,500 Vdc. Combiner boxes are fully customizable with 275, 325, or 400 A disconnects and up to 36 strings. Enclosures are available in NEMA 4 steel, NEMA 4X fiberglass or stainless, or 3R. Additional configuration options include single or dual-hole output lugs, pre-configured pigtails, voltage monitoring, surge protection, and string-level current monitoring. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

JinkoSolar 1500-Volt Eagle Modules Available for Delivery in North America Following UL 1703 Certification

May 2, 2016

SHANGHAI and WILMINGTON, Del. - JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar"), a global leader in the photovoltaic (PV) industry, today announced that its 1500-volt Eagle PV modules, manufactured with its strategic partner DuPont's™ Tedlar® polyvinyl fluoride (PVF) film-based backsheets, have received UL1703 certification by Underwriters Laboratories (UL). Following certification, the... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Thinking Green: ESI Supports Environment with Solar Panels

April 27, 2016

Solar power usage saving CT manufacturer gas, money, and emissions NORTH BRANFORD, Conn. – Earth Day is just as important in the manufacturing field as it is in the private realm — especially for local metal stamper Engineering Specialties, Inc. (ESI), which saves one hundred tons of CO2 per year with its building’s solar panels. More than two years ago, ESI worked with... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Rapid Shutdown System is fully 690.12 compliant.

April 27, 2016

Available in 2 and 4 channels, Rapid Shutdown with Capacitor Discharge System can support up to 8 strings. Product operates with all grid-tied inverters and will accommodate grounded and ungrounded systems. For residential applications, customers can choose between SolaDeck enclosure for shingle roofs, polycarbonate or steel enclosures for mounting on rack, and compact E-Stop compatible with all. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Green & Clean

WEG's Technology is Applied to Generate Biomass-Based Electricity

April 19, 2016

PIASA Group partnered with WEG in the first private energy cogeneration process designed for sugar production in Mexico. WEG, a major supplier of global solutions in energy generation and distribution, electric motors and automation systems, recently provided an electrical solution for clean energy generation at the Tres Valles mill located in Mexico. This project enables WEG to begin... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Power Transmission, Green & Clean

Siemens Selected as Technology Partner for Natural Gas-fueled Power Plant in the US

April 12, 2016

• H-class Flex-Plant™ combined cycle for Lordstown Energy Center in Ohio • Total installed capacity of 940 megawatts to power approximately 800,000 households • Siemens Financial Services provides 27 per cent of the overall equity investment • Order volume exceeds USD 800 million including long-term service contract Siemens was chosen from Clean Energy Future as the turnkey... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Hawaiian Electric and Varentec to Test Technology for Enabling More Rooftop Solar on Island Grids

April 12, 2016

HONOLULU - Hawaiian Electric Company and Santa Clara-based Varentec, Inc. have announced a strategic partnership to install and validate performance of Varentec's technology for ensuring grid reliability and efficiency while allowing more private rooftop solar systems to be added to island grids.  Starting with a pilot project on the island of O'ahu, Hawaiian Electric Company will... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products, Green & Clean

First Installation Completed with Solar FlexRack's New Ballasted Solution, FlexRack Series B Cast in Place, Installed by Turning Mill Energy

March 31, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - Solar FlexRack™, a division of Northern States Metals and an innovative leader in photovoltaic mounting solutions, announced today the installation of the first solar power generation system which utilizes its new FlexRack Series B3P-X racking system. The B3P-X racking system, together with Solar FlexRack's inventive Cast in Place (CIP) ballasted system, provides a... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Services

First Solar, Inc. Successfully Completes The Atlas 25+® Testing Program

March 29, 2016

Mt. Prospect, IL – Atlas Material Testing Technology, LLC, the global leader in weathering technology and services, is pleased to announce that First Solar, Inc. has completed the rigorous Atlas 25+® Comprehensive PV Durability Testing program and received test result certification from Atlas’ partner SGS, the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. ... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Green & Clean

JinkoSolar Supplies 24.5 MWp to Gransolar for Two Projects in New Mexico in the U.S.

March 15, 2016

SHANGHAI – JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE:JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that it has supplied 24.5 MWp of solar modules to Gransolar, a specialist construction company focused on renewable energy projects. JinkoSolar has supplied 80,075 high-efficiency polycrystalline modules for two PV solar projects. Both projects will... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Ocean Power Technologies Partnered with the National Data Buoy Center

March 10, 2016

PENNINGTON, N.J. - Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:OPTT) today announced that it is partnering with the National Data Buoy Center (“NDBC”) under a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (“CRADA”) to conduct ocean demonstrations of its innovative Self-Contained Ocean Observing Payload (“SCOOP”) monitoring system integrated into OPT’s APB350 PowerBuoy®. ... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments, Green & Clean

Solar-Log® Smart Meters Certified UL 2735

March 8, 2016

BETHEL, Conn. - Solar Data Systems, Inc. has announced that its line of Solar-Log® smart meters for residential solar PV plants has received Underwriter Laboratories 2735 certification. The Solar-Log® smart meter product family combines the market leading Solar-Log® photovoltaic monitoring technology with Aclara's popular residential I-210+ utility meter (formerly GE). The result is a... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

SunPower Smashes Installation Time Record for Commercial Solar Power Systems

March 2, 2016

SunPower® Helix™ Roof System Installation Time is Two and a Half Times Faster than Market Competitors SAN JOSE, Calif. - SunPower Corp. (Nasdaq: SPWR) announced today that its SunPower® Helix™ Roof product, the world's first fully-integrated rooftop solar solution for commercial customers, can be installed at least two and a half times faster than competing commercial rooftop solar... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Calnetix Advanced Motor Generator Technology at the Heart of Mitsubishi Award-Winning Hybrid Turbocharger

February 29, 2016

California-Based High-Tech Engineering Firm Develops Shipboard Energy Recovery Solutions to Improve Ship Efficiency and Reduce Emissions CERRITOS, Calif. – The award-winning MET Hybrid Turbocharger from Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Marine Machinery Engine Co. Ltd. (MHI-MME) utilizes a motor generator system and power electronics developed by Calnetix Technologies. The Japan Machinery... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Green & Clean

Tecogen to Exhibit at GLOBALCON Expo

February 29, 2016

WALTHAM, Mass. – Tecogen® Inc. (NASDAQ: TGEN) is pleased to announce the Company will be exhibiting its premier line of efficient clean energy solutions at the 46(th) annual GLOBALCON Expo to be held March 9(th)-10(th) at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, MA. A full scale model of Tecogen's InVerde combined heat and power (CHP) technology will be prominently displayed in Booth #504.... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Enerpac Wins Contract to Build a Rotor Removal System for S.T. Cotter Turbine Services

February 24, 2016

Menomonee Falls, WI – Enerpac has been awarded a contract from S.T. Cotter Turbine Services to build a Rotor Removal System. S.T. Cotter provides maintenance services for planned maintenance, emergent outages and balance of plant. The Rotor Removal System will provide S.T. Cotter with a tool to reduce the time and labor needed during the removal and installation of a generator’s rotor. The... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Photovoltaic Modules offer efficiency up to 19.7%.

February 18, 2016

Producing 330 and 325 W of power, respectively, HIT® N330 and N325 feature hetero-junction cell structure made of mono-crystalline and amorphous silicon layers. Solar panels employ 96 cells compared to conventional 60-cell panels, offering optimal performance, even at high temperatures. N330 and N325 boast 4.95 and 4.88 kWp capacities, respectively, on 20 x 20 ft rooftop with 15 modules. Water drainage frame removes water from panel surfaces, avoiding accumulation or water stains after drying. Read More