Transmission opens pathways for wind

The proposed Sagamore and Hale Wind Projects and their transmission lines would also reduce carbon emissions substantially.

New Wärtsilä-supplied power plants will accommodate broad range of operating profiles for U.S. utility

The two power plants, located in the Negaunee and Baraga townships in Michigan, will have a combined output of 188 MW provided by a total of ten Wärtsilä 50SG engines running on natural gas fuel.

Madison G&E gets green light for its largest wind farm to date

The approximately $107 million project will be MGE’s largest wind farm to date—delivering energy to power approximately 47,000 homes.

Siemens to deliver key components for combined cycle power plant in the U.S.

Siemens will deliver two H-class gas turbines, one steam turbine and three generators. The gas turbines and steam turbine will be manufactured at Siemens’ Charlotte Energy Hub, which is the main production facility for Siemens’ 60 Hz power generation.

Navigant Research: Market for new diesel & nat-gas gensets to surpass $33 billion in annual revenue by 2026

A new report from Navigant Research examines the global market for diesel and natural gas generator sets (gensets), analyzing key market and technology developments, and providing forecasts for capacity and revenue, through 2026.

Ohio legislators voice strong support for state’s wind industry, especially Lake Erie’s Icebreaker project

A comment recently submitted to the Ohio Power Siting Board includes endorsements for obtaining wind-generated power from Lake Erie.

Amphenol Industrial launches new connectors for wind applications

Amphenol Industrial Products Group, a global leader in interconnect systems, now offers an array of high quality, reliable connectors for use in the wind power industry. From power connectors and signal connectors, backplane connectors, rugged data cables, and switches to complete cable assemblies, fiber optic connectors, and assemblies, Amphenol has a connector for every wind power application.

Northeast states release three reports on offshore wind development

Offshore Wind is gaining momentum as a significant new source of renewable energy in markets across the Northeast, and these reports demonstrate that this regional resource will create thousands of new American energy jobs in the process

Amazon has launched 18 wind and solar projects across the U.S. More to come

In addition to its investment in renewable energy, Amazon’s commitment to sustainability includes innovations like Frustration-Free Packaging programs, which eliminated more than 55,000 tons of packaging last year.

Mammoet introduces Enviro-Mat

After the project has been completed, Enviro-Mat can be kept in place for decades. It can also be crushed and mixed back into the soil with no negative impact on the surrounding environment.