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  • Canadian Solar Supplies 15 MW to Build the UK`s Three Largest Photovoltaic Solar Power Plants

    Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar companies, today announced that 22,000 of its high quality and high performance solar modules were used by its partner and EPC project supplier, Isolux Corsan, to build the UK's three largest photovoltaic solar power plants.  Under the ...


    By Canadian Solar Inc. (CSI)

  • Isolux Corsán Wins its First Large Electricity Generation Contract in Asia

        It will build a 180-MW generation plant in Khulna, the third biggest industrial city in Bangladesh, for €110.3m   The group has broad-ranging experience in generation projects, with aggregate electricity output of over 3,000 MW ...


    By Isolux Corsán

  • Voith hydro selects Eaton cylinders to help increase operating efficiency of rock creek powerhouse

    Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation today announced that it was selected by Voith Hydro of York, Pa., to provide servomotor cylinders for the Rock Creek Powerhouse located in Plumas County, Calif., and operated by Pacific Gas and Electric Company. The Eaton cylinders, used on pressure regulating valves and wicket gates, will help increase operating efficiency of the ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Iberdrola Renovables starts the construction of its first wind farm in Hungary

    IBERDROLA RENOVABLES has started the construction of its first wind farm in Hungary, called Kisigmand, which has an installed power of 50 megawatts (MW) and is located in the province of Komarom-Esztergom. The installation, which comprises 25 G90 wind turbines of 2 MW of nominal power made by Gamesa, will enable the Company to progress in the development of wind farms in Hungary, an attractive ...


    By Iberdrola

  • Iberdrola Renovables opens its third wind farm in Poland

    IBERDROLA RENOVABLES has opened its third wind farm in Poland, called Karscino, which has an installed power of 69 megawatts (MW) and is located in the north of the country. The installation comprises 46 wind turbines of 1.5 MW of nominal power made by Fuhrländer. In addition, the Company has started the construction of two other wind farms in Poland: Karscino II (13.5 MW) and Galicja (12 MW). ...


    By Iberdrola

  • ANDRITZ to equip two hydropower stations in East Asia

    ANDRITZ HYDRO, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received contracts from Vietnam and South Korea to supply electromechanical equipment for hydropower stations with a total value of around 65 million euros. VNECO Hoi Xuan Investment and Electricity Construction has awarded ANDRITZ HYDRO an order for the design, delivery, installation, and commissioning of three bulb turbines and ...

  • Eaton appoints Steve Weber Director, corporate quality

    Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton (NYSE:ETN) today announced that Steve Weber has been appointed director, Corporate Quality. Weber is located in Galesburg, Mich., and now reports to Barbara O’Dell, senior vice president, Corporate Quality. In this role, Weber is responsible for leveraging the tools and processes of the Eaton Quality System which include reinforcing standard work ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Alstom wins fourth hydropower contract in Bhutan, supporting the country’s growing energy demand

    Alstom, in consortium with ANDRITZ HYDRO GmbH, has been awarded a contract by Dagachhu Hydro Power Corporation Limited (DHPC)* to supply key electromechanical equipment to a new hydropower station in Bhutan. The contract for the delivery of electromechanical equipment as well as the respective loan agreement was signed at the Federal Ministry of European and International Affairs in Vienna on ...


  • Eaton Opens New Electrical Facility in the Philippines to Serve Regional, Global Customers and Expand Manufacturing Footprint in Asia Pacific

    Power management company Eaton today announced the opening of a new manufacturing facility in the Philippines for its electrical business. The new facility will further expand Eaton’s operations in the Asia Pacific market by serving regional and global customers in the IT and small and medium data center markets. Today’s opening ceremony was attended by representatives from ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Harnessing energy from the oceans

    Forever moving - our restless oceans have enough energy to power the world. As long as the Earth turns and the moon keeps its appointed cycle, the oceans will absorb and dissipate vast amounts of kinetic energy - a renewable energy resource of enormous potential. But harnessing this resource has proven more difficult than first thought. In this the latest installment of the GLOBE-Net Series on ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Harnessing energy from the oceans

    Forever moving - our restless oceans have enough energy to power the world. As long as the Earth turns and the moon keeps its appointed cycle, the oceans will absorb and dissipate vast amounts of kinetic energy - a renewable energy resource of enormous potential. But harnessing this resource has proven more difficult than first thought. In this the latest installment of the GLOBE-Net Series on ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Wave Energy Device Deployed Off Oregon Coast

    NEWPORT, Oregon, September 17, 2007 (ENS) - Finavera Renewables Inc. has successfully deployed and commissioned the first commercial scale wave energy converter off the west coast of North America. The company plans the phased installation of a multi-device wave park and commercial electricity generation by 2010. The wave energy converter, called the AquaBuOY 2.0, is ...

  • Managing the imbalance between energy supply and demand

    Renewable energy may help reduce greenhouse gas emissions, but it presents a problem for electricity suppliers: how to meet peak demand levels with increasing reliance on intermittent energy sources. A new analysis explores options for storage that would facilitate use of renewable energy, either in isolated locations or as part of the electricity grid. Electricity currently accounts for only 12 ...

  • How a Wind Turbine Works

    This week we’re celebrating the launch of a new series on Energy.gov: How Energy Works. Join us today on Twitter at 2 p.m. ET for our How Energy Works live Q&A answering everything you want to know about wind turbines. Use #HowEnergyWorks to submit questions and follow the live discussion. From massive wind farms ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Xylem wins fish pass pump contract for Laos’ run-of-river hydropower dam

    Xylem Inc. (NYSE: XYL), a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, announced today that it has won a contract worth U.S. $19.6 million to provide custom-made Flygt pumps for the Xayaburi run-of-river hydropower dam. The dam is located on the Mekong River in the town of Xayaburi, 80 kilometers south of Luang Prabang in Laos. The ...


    By Xylem, Inc.

  • Small Hydropower Market Reaches 13.34 Billion Dollars in 2011 According to New Visiongain Report

      http://www.visiongain.com/Report/730/The-Small-Hydropower-Market-2011-2021 The Small Hydropower Market 2011-2021 is ...


    By Visiongain Ltd

  • Small Hydro could add up to Big Damage

    A belief that small hydropower systems are a source of clean energy with little or no environmental problems is driving the growing interest in mini, micro, and pico hydro systems that generate from less than 5 kilowatts up to 10 megawatts of energy. Hydropower appears to be the cleanest and most versatile of ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • Wärtsilä and Aker Solutions to jointly develop cutting edge High Performance Turbine Installation Vessel

    Wärtsilä Corporation, Trade Press release, 29 March at 11 am (EET) Wärtsilä, the marine ...


    By Thomson Reuters

  • HydroXpert SAS Releases SIMAHPP5 to analyze and valuate hydropower projects

    SIMAHPP is tool for Windows Platform used to simulate and assess the feasibility of hydropower projects combining hydraulic, financial, and environmental parameters. Since its first release in 2009, SIMAHPP has been used internationally by consultants, well established companies and universities in 30+ countries in Europe, North and Latin America, Africa, Asia & Australia.  ...


    By Hydroxpert Technology

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