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GE’s Natural Gas-Fueled Technology Chosen To Power The Coldwater BPU Peaking Plant

SOURCE: GE | 17 September 2014

GE’s Distributed Power business (NYSE: GE) announced today that its low-emissions reciprocating engine technology has been chosen by Michigan South Central Power Agency (MSCPA) to replace outdated diesel units to meet the energy capacity needs for the city of Coldwater.

Hatch Provides Owner’s Engineer Services For Armow Wind Project

SOURCE: Hatch | 16 September 2014

Hatch has been retained by the joint venture of Samsung Renewable Energy Inc. and Pattern Energy Group LP to provide owner’s engineer services, including design review and site monitoring, for the Armow wind project near Kincardine, Ontario, Canada.

Pöyry Awarded Engineering Assignments For Asia's Largest Solar PV Power Plant Incorporating A Tracking System

SOURCE: Pöyry | 16 September 2014

Energy Absolute Public Company Limited has awarded Pöyry with engineering assignments for EA Solar Lampang solar PV (photovoltaic) power plant in Thailand.

Suction Bucket Jacket For Borkum Riffgrund

SOURCE: VolkerWessels | 15 September 2014

Under contract with DONG Energy, SPT Offshore successfully installed the 3 suction buckets forming the foundation of the Suction Bucket Jacket (SBJ) for a 3.6 MW 120 Siemens wind turbine as part of the Borkum Riffgrund wind farm offshore Germany.

Dominion Plans To Acquire Two Solar Energy Projects In California

SOURCE: Dominion | 15 September 2014

Dominion (NYSE: D) announced an agreement to acquire two solar energy projects totaling 42 megawatts from EDF Renewable Energy, one of North America's largest independent power producers and renewable energy project developers. The acquisitions of the California projects are expected to close in 2015.

Sembcorp Signs Conditional Agreement To Expand Its Energy Business In China With Two Power Plants In Chongqing

SOURCE: Sembcorp | 15 September 2014

Sembcorp Industries (Sembcorp) will be announcing its plans to expand its energy business in China with the signing of a conditional joint venture agreement with a subsidiary of Chongqing Energy Investment Group, Chongqing Songzao Coal and Power LLC, to collaborate on a mine-mouth coal-fired power project in Chongqing municipality.

Alstom To Retrofit Moisture Separator Reheaters At Leibstadt Nuclear Power Plant

SOURCE: Alstom | 12 September 2014

Alstom has been awarded a contract worth close to €30 million (approx. CHF 37.5 million) by Kernkraftwerk Leibstadt AG (KKL) for the retrofit of the two horizontal moisture separator reheaters (MSR). In March 2014, Alstom had already been commissioned with the pre-engineering for the retrofit of the two components.

AMEC Announces Co-Operation With China National Nuclear Corporation

SOURCE: AMEC | 12 September 2014

AMEC, the international engineering and project management company, announces today the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) to co-operate across the civil nuclear sector, both in China and the UK.

AREVA Awarded A Contract To Supply Nuclear Fuel To The Browns Ferry Power Plant

SOURCE: AREVA | 11 September 2014

AREVA has been awarded a contract by the U.S. utility Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) to supply nuclear fuel to the three boiling water reactors at the Browns Ferry Nuclear plant in Alabama.

Start Of The Construction Of The Lotnisko Wind Farm, One Of The Largest Renewable Energy Projects In Poland

SOURCE: Alstom | 11 September 2014

A ceremony took place on 10th of September, 2014 in Wicko (Poland) for the start of the construction of the 90 MW Lotnisko wind farm, which will be based in Kopaniewo, and which is one of the largest project in the Polish wind power industry.