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Duke Energy Unveils Plans for its First Solar Power Plants in Kentucky

Company will build three solar facilities in Northern Kentucky's Kenton and Grant counties Approximately 31,500 solar panels will generate about 6.8 megawatts of electricity Construction will begin later this summer; majority of work expected to be completed by the end of 2017 CINCINNATI, July 14, 2017 - Duke Energy customers in Northern Kentucky will soon benefit from clean, renewable solar...

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Schneider Electric and Duke Energy Renewables Agree to Deliver Two Advanced Microgrids for Montgomery County, Maryland

-- Increases resiliency and sustainability at Public Safety HQ and Correctional Facility -- Incorporates solar and high-efficiency combined heat and power into off-grid operation -- Delivered via unique Microgrid-as-a-Service model eliminating up-front costs ANDOVER, Mass., Feb. 1, 2017 - Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, and Duke Energy Renewables...

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Siemens Wins First Offshore Wind Project in Belgium
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Siemens Wins First Offshore Wind Project in Belgium

• Rentel offshore wind power plant with a capacity of 309 megawatts • 42 SWT-7.0-154 wind turbines • Clean power for 300,000 Belgian households • 17-year service and maintenance contract Siemens, as a significant player in offshore wind power, has successfully entered the offshore wind market in Belgium with a first order for the 309MW Rentel wind project. The customer is Rentel NV, part...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Siemens to Supply Key Components for Five Power Plant Units in Republic of the Sudan

Siemens has signed an agreement in Berlin yesterday with Sudan’s state-run energy provider Sudanese Thermal Power Generating Company (STPGC) to supply five SGT5-2000E gas turbines. These machines will deliver a combined electrical generating capacity of some 850 megawatts for the Sudanese national grid. All five power plant units are scheduled to already commence commercial operation at the end...

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The Economic and Strategic Benefits of Cloud Computing
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The Economic and Strategic Benefits of Cloud Computing

Cloud computing and software-as-a-service (SaaS) are two of the hottest IT trends that have emerged in the last couple of decades. By creating the ability to store and access data and programs through the internet while cutting out the middleman (aka, hard drives and other physical devices), cloud computing offers many attractive features to companies in almost all industries, including fiscal savings, speed, scalability, ease of upgrades, and agility. Although the upfront savings of SaaS are undeniable, there are still many that favor on-premise systems and proprietary software. You may be wondering if transitioning to a cloud-based model is the right choice for your company, but with so many different viewpoints it can be hard to make sense of all the pros and cons. Using concrete data organized into helpful graphs, this white paper offers insightful interpretations of the numbers to show the ways in which SaaS can offer both financial savings and strategic advantages.

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Bechtel Congratulates International Team on Chornobyl Milestone

Massive confinement arch moved over damaged nuclear reactor, protecting the environment RESTON, Va., Nov. 29, 2016 -- Bechtel, the global engineering, construction, and project management firm, today congratulated an international team for completing a historic milestone at the site of the Chornobyl nuclear plant: the successful sliding of a massive containment arch that now covers the...

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Vasari Energy Doubles Solar Project Development in Arizona to 140 MW

IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 15, 2016 - Vasari Energy has announces the expansion of its utility-scale solar project in Maricopa County and Gild Bend, Arizona, doubling the company's solar generating projects within the state, and increasing capacity from 68 MW to 140 MW. The California based energy provider plans to construct and operate a solar facility on the 900 acre development site which will...

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Hydrogenics Enters into Strategic Collaboration with StratosFuel for 2.5 MW Power-to-Gas Project in California

North America’s Largest Renewable Hydrogen Plant to Power Fuel Cell Vehicles MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Nov. 01, 2016 - Hydrogenics Corporation (NASDAQ:HYGS) (TSX:HYG) (“Hydrogenics” or “the Company”), a leading developer and manufacturer of hydrogen generation and hydrogen-based power modules, today announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership with StratosFuel, which, subject...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Solar FlexRack Racking Solution is Installed in Lowa's Largest Utility-Scale Solar Electric Project

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - Solar FlexRack™, a division of Northern States Metals and an innovative leader in photovoltaic mounting and tracking solutions, announced today the largest utility-scale solar power generation project in Iowa, a 2.3MW plant (the largest of the series which will include 5 systems and total 5.5MW) is installed with the smartest racking solution available, the best-in-class G3...

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WEG Supplies a Complete Electrical Balance of Plant (eBOP) for Brazil's Largest Wind Farm
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WEG Supplies a Complete Electrical Balance of Plant (eBOP) for Brazil's Largest Wind Farm

The new wind farm will have a rated capacity of 230 MVA, and will generate enough energy to supply 400,000 homes, equivalent to a city with over one million people. WEG recently announced the supply of an electrical BOP for a Wind Farm, in Santa Vitoria do Palmar, state of Rio Grande do Sul, in southern Brazil. Already known as the largest wind farm complex in Latin America, the region was...

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Cleaning Products & Equipment

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

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...

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Fresh Air Intake
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Fresh Air Intake

Alan Manufacturing has a long history of developing innovative solutions for HVAC applications. With over 1,000 product designs under our belt, we have gained a reputation as the go-to source for HVAC dampers, hardware, duct supports, zone control systems, and much more. Adding to this extensive list of achievements we now announce the release of our new line of Fresh Air Intake products. Designed to meet ASHRAE 62.2 standards, they are the most robust and high-performance product of their kind. See our video to learn more.

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