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An Effective Way to Integrate Solar

PROLEC-GE Launches New Three-Phase Pad-Mounted Transformer for Solar Industry New Product Offers Customers A Reliable Solution in Solar Farm Energy Generation Product is designed based on the specific user application in order to ensure power quality and cost effectiveness Helping to meet the growing integration of solar energy, GE’s Digital Energy business (NYSE: GE) today […]

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GE Enables More Wind on New England’s Transmission Network

First Wind’s Oakfield Wind Project to Generate 148 MW; Enough to Power 50K Homes GE’s Synchronous Condenser Solution to Improve Power Stability GE’s Energy Consulting Team Provides Custom Analysis and Tailored Solutions While the integration of wind energy continues to have broad public policy support, consumers are playing a larger role to ensure their electricity […]

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Capstone Receives 5.5MW Order From BPC Engineering for Russian Sports Centers

Capstone Turbine Corporation (www.capstoneturbine.com) (Nasdaq:CPST), the world’s leading clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems, announced today that it recently received a 5.5MW order to upgrade two sports centers in Russia. BPC Engineering, Capstone’s distributor in Russia, secured the order. Following the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, sports complexes throughout Russia began analyzing the […]

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SEIA Commends Verizon Plans to Expand Use of Solar

Verizon Communications Inc., a global leader in delivering broadband and other wireless and wireline communications services to consumer, business, government and wholesale customers, today announced plans to nearly double its capacity to generate clean, reliable and affordable solar energy. This year, Verizon will install 10.2 megawatts (MW) of new solar systems at eight Verizon facilities […]

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Finavera Wind Energy to Acquire Solar Alliance of America

Finavera Wind Energy Inc. (‘Finavera Wind Energy’, ‘Finavera’ or the ‘Company’) (TSX-V: FVR) is pleased to announce it has signed an agreement on August 22nd, 2014 to acquire 100% of the equity of Solar Alliance of America, Inc., a corporation under the laws of California (‘Solar Alliance’), in a transaction valued at $6 million USD. […]

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Calpine to Acquire Fore River Generating Station in New England

Calpine Corporation (NYSE:CPN) today announced that it has agreed to purchase a nominal 809 megawatt, combined-cycle power plant and related plant inventory from Exelon Corporation for $530 million, or approximately $655 per kilowatt, subject to working capital adjustments. The natural gas-fired plant is located in North Weymouth, Massachusetts, 12 miles southeast of Boston, and expands […]

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Upsolar Unveils Projects in Belgium and Croatia

Partnership with Upgrade Energy yields 1.65 MWp in new solar capacity Upsolar, a leading provider of solar PV modules, today announced the completion of new projects in Belgium and Croatia, developed in partnership with Belgium-based engineering firm Upgrade Energy. The companies first collaborated on a 1 MWp ground-mounted system in Mouscron, Belgium. Upsolar and Upgrade Energy […]

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New York Praised for Statewide Solar Initiatives

Saying it would enhance regulatory certainty and bolster the investment climate in New York’s solar market, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) today congratulated Governor Andrew Cuomo’s decision to transition the state’s multiple solar programs into the single, statewide NY-Sun Incentive Program. “This administration has taken real steps towards going solar, and these steps are […]

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Heliocentris signs major distribution agreement in China

German fuel cell systems specialist FutureE Fuel Cell Solutions GmbH, which was recently acquired by Heliocentris Energy Solutions AG, and a renowned IT banking solutions provider from Beijing announced today that they have entered into a master distribution agreement covering advanced Jupiter fuel cell systems for Chinese banking customers. The systems, which will have output […]

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World’s largest tidal energy project to be built in the UK

RenewableUK is today hailing the announcement that funding has been secured to build the first phase of the world’s largest tidal energy array in the Pentland Firth region in North Scotland. The Meygen project has a capacity of up to 398MW and will provide clean electricity for 175,000 homes and 100 jobs in the area […]

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