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Company News & Products

Pattern Energy to buy two wind power projects

Pattern Energy Group Inc. announced it has agreed to buy two wind power projects from its majority shareholder, Pattern Energy Group LP, for total ...

MidAmerican awards Siemens 1,050 MW wind power order

The wind turbines, each with a nominal rating of 2.3 MW and a rotor diameter of 108 meters, are to be installed in five different projects in Iowa

Siemens brings online coal-fired power plant in Germany

The plant can provide power generation for around 1.5 million households and also supplies the city of Lünen with district heating

ioBridge, Schneider Electric sign licensing agreement

Companies have the flexibility to use the most cost-effective hardware from any supplier or use ioBridge's reference designs and modules

Siemens joins OpenADR Alliance board

Each company provides leadership and direction in setting strategic objectives and operating policies for the alliance

Areva signs renewable energy, nuclear power contracts

Areva signed several agreements with different partners to develop nuclear and renewable energy

Peter Solmssen to resign from Siemens managing board

A member of the managing board since October 2007, Solmssen has served as general counsel and head of the legal and compliance department

EnerSys buys India battery company

Energy Leader is a manufacturer of a range of industrial batteries serving both reserve power and motive power customers in India <...

Siemens to expand North Sea wind energy project

The first section of the Norderhof wind farm went online in 2007

Half Moon Ventures breaks ground on Wisconsin solar energy project

Half Moon Ventures broke ground on a utility scale solar energy project in the city of Jefferson, Wisconsin

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Wind power builder changes name to Juhl Energy

The company has developed over $425 million in wind projects to date

U.S. to support Colombia smart grid development

USTDA awarded a $463,944 subsidy to help design and implement the smart grid system

ATCO Electric picks Quanta Services for Eastern Alberta Transmission Line

Under the terms of the contract, Valard will install about 310 miles of 500-kV high-voltage direct current transmission line between the Edmonton a...

POWER Engineers to design 220-mile transmission line in Nebraska

The new 345 kV transmission line aims to enhance reliability, reduce system congestion and provide opportunities for the development of additional ...

Quanta Services to install transmission infrastructure for SaskPower

Under the terms of the contract, Valard will build about 186 miles of 230-kV transmission line in northern Saskatchewan

AEP picks Quanta Services for transmission line reconductor

Quanta will perform this work in an energized state using proprietary processes and equipment to avoid service outages to AEP's customers during co...

Southern California Edison picks Quanta Services for substation projects

Quanta's scope of services for the project includes the replacement of a portion of an existing 115-kV electric transmission line with 35 miles of ...

Quanta picked for Alberta transmission project

Valard crews have been mobilized to begin construction on the project, which is expected to be completed in 2013

Emerson to provide power technology for California solar projects

Emerson will supply utility-scale power inverters for two solar energy projects in California with capacity to produce a combined 70 MW of power

Contracts awarded for CREZ transmission line construction

Under the expanded master agreement, Quanta has the exclusive right initially to negotiate the construction of the entire 460 miles of new 345-kV t...

ITC Transmission, M.J. Electric to build Thumb Loop Transmission Line

Line construction on the 62-mile Phase 1 segment will begin in early April and continue into 2013

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Company News & Products

ioBridge, Schneider Electric sign licensing agreement

Companies have the flexibility to use the most cost-effective hardware from any supplier or use ioBridge's reference designs and modules

Half Moon Ventures breaks ground on Wisconsin solar energy project

Half Moon Ventures broke ground on a utility scale solar energy project in the city of Jefferson, Wisconsin

Sensus names new president

Sensus, a provider of clean technology solutions, has appointed Randy Bays to the position of president. Bays will lead overall operations of the c...

Energy service companies set to realize billions on energy efficiency

These energy efficiency retrofits can have short, compelling payback periods for building owners, and over the next decade they can cut $1 trillion...

S&C to build 4.1 MW Massachusetts solar power project

This project will help Massachusetts reach its larger goal of developing 400 MW of solar photovoltaic power in the commonwealth

S&C Electric upgrades distribution grid for university in New Mexico

S&C Electric Co. completed a high-speed fault-clearing system at Eastern New Mexico University in Portales, N.M.

Nova Scotia Power deploys Schneider Electric smart grid solution

Nova Scotia Power chose Schneider Electric to implement an advanced distribution management system based outage management system as an integrated ...

DOE makes $30 million in new cybersecurity investments

Since 2010, the DOE has invested more than $100 million in cybersecurity research and development through awards and funding provided to industry, ...

Schneider Electric adopts AutoGrid's Energy Data Platform

Schneider Electric will also resell AutoGrid’s Demand Response Optimization and Management System, a cloud-based demand response service, to utilit...

Schneider Electric finds 43 percent of energy leaders want to invest in energy efficiency

Twenty-two percent said their projected investment would stay the same, and 10 percent reported their investment would be less than last year

Schneider Electric to sponsor US Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2013

Schneider Electric announced its sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2013, an award-winning program that challenges 20 col...

Sensus names new chairman of the board

D’Ambrosio will lead the overall strategy and direction of the company, working closely with management and the board. Boucher will remain on the b...

Sensus to provide communications for Britain smart meter rollout

Sensus technology will support the rollout of electric and gas smart meters to ten million locations in the Northern region of Great Britain, subje...

Samsung, S&C Electric, partners launch U.K. energy storage pilot

S&C Electric Europe, Samsung SDI and Younicos will to deploy a European smart network storage project, onto a U.K. Power Networks substation, s...

Sensus expands demand response portfolio

The Sensus FlexNet load control module enables electric utilities to shed load by controlling power to energy-intensive appliances, without the nee...