Power Systems

Smartplug Wins 2010 Good Design Award
Electrical Connectors

Smartplug Wins 2010 Good Design Award

A leader in shore power innovation, SmartPlug won the influential 2010 GOOD DESIGN award from the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and Metropolitan Arts Press Ltd. It's given to the most cutting-edge commercial, product and graphic designs produced around the globe. In its 60th year, GOOD DESIGN is the oldest and most prestigious awards program organized worldwide. The award...

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Electrical Connectors

Smartplug Systems Seeks Strategic Partnerships

To keep pace with growing opportunities, SmartPlug Systems is seeking strategic partnerships to help expand its ETL listed line of safer electrical products into all markets worldwide. Due to increasing interest and demand for existing products in many new industry sectors and market verticals, SmartPlug is evaluating partnerships with existing industry leaders. The new revolutionary power...

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Propulsion Systems

ABB Wins Marine Orders Worth $35 Million

Electrical power, drive systems to provide top operating reliability and efficiency for new deep sea drill ships, to be built by Samsung Heavy Industries South Korea Houston, TX - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, recently won orders collectively worth $35 million to provide complete power systems, drilling drive and propulsion systems for two new deep water drill ships to...

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Power Systems

1-Megawatt SunPower System Constructed at Masdar City

GENEVA - SunPower Corp. (Nasdaq: SPWRA, SPWRB) has announced the construction of a 1-megawatt solar power system on the roof of the Masdar Institute building, Masdar City, located on the outskirts of Abu Dhabi. The system is installed on a canopy structure that provides shade for the roof terrace as well as clean, renewable solar power for the facility. "The Masdar Institute building is the first...

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Electrical Power Generators

ABB Turns Waste Heat into Clean Energy

Holcim Switzerland will increase energy efficiency at their cement plant in Untervaz by generating CO2-free power with ABB's state-of-the-art waste heat recovery system. Baden, Switzerland - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, and Holcim Switzerland have agreed to install ABB's newly developed heat recovery and electrical power production system at their cement plant in...

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Solar Panels

Suntech and Sydney Theatre Company Celebrate a Brilliant Star

Cate Blanchett and Andrew Upton 'switch-on' Sydney's largest rooftop solar array SYDNEY, Australia and WUXI, China, Nov. 26, 2010 - Suntech Power Holdings Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STP), the world's largest producer of solar panels, supplied 384kW of Pluto-powered solar panels for a rooftop solar array on The Wharf, home of the Sydney Theatre Company (STC). The solar installation's completion was...

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Solar Panels

Mercury Solar Systems Completes 103kW Solar System for the Estee Lauder Companies in Long Island, NY

MELVILLE, N.Y., Nov. 18, 2010 - Mercury Solar Systems, Inc., one of the top solar integrators on the East Coast, today announced the completion of a 103 kilowatt (kW) solar energy system on The Estee Lauder Companies' Automated Storage Facility in Long Island, NY. The project is part of The Estee Lauder Companies' long-term commitment to reduce its global energy consumption by investing in...

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Power Systems

Hamilton Sundstrand, AVIC EM Announce Joint Venture to Develop Electric Systems for C919 Jetliner

ZHUHAI, China -- ZHUHAI AIR SHOW -- Hamilton Sundstrand Corporation and AVIC Electromechanical Systems Company Limited (AVIC EM) have signed a joint venture framework contract to co-develop and manufacture the electric power system for the Commercial Aviation Corporation of China's (COMAC) new C919 jetliner. Hamilton Sundstrand is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), and AVIC EM...

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Fuel Cells

FirstEnergy and Ballard Begin Demonstration of One-Megawatt Mobile Fuel Cell System

Electricity and Water Produced by Clean, Green, Renewable Generator AKRON, Ohio and VANCOUVER, Canada -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) and Ballard Power Systems (TSX: BLD; Nasdaq: BLDP) are testing an innovative utility-scale fuel cell system designed to produce one megawatt of electricity - enough to power more than 600 homes. The demonstration is being conducted at the FirstEnergy Generation...

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Electrical Power Generators

SunPower and Colorado Springs Utilities Agree to Build 6-Megawatt Air Force Academy Solar Power Plant

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. and SAN JOSE, Calif., --Colorado Springs Utilities (Springs Utilities) and SunPower Corp. (Nasdaq: SPWRA, SPWRB) today announced an agreement to design and build a 6-megawatt solar photovoltaic power system at the U.S. Air Force Academy (USAFA) in Colorado Springs, Colo. Construction will begin this month on the 30-acre site, and the plant is expected to be operational by...

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