Current Headlines

  1. First Solar Set To Build Largest PV Solar Power Plant In Latin America
    6/26/2014

    First Solar, Inc. recently announced it has received board approval from the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government’s development finance institution, and IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, for financing to support construction of the 141MW(ac) Luz del Norte solar power plant in Chile’s Atacama Desert

  2. Portage La Prairie Looks To Nutrient Recovery Technologies To Reduce Pollution
    6/26/2014

    A pilot program underway at the City of Portage la Prairie's Water Pollution Control Facility (WPCF) is evaluating innovative technologies to help manage nutrient loads treated at the plant, including one developed by Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies that recovers phosphorus from treated wastewater streams and transforms it into an eco-friendly, slow-release fertilizer.

  3. Westinghouse Extends New-Plant Market With Specialized Seismic Option
    6/26/2014

    Westinghouse Electric Company LLC today announced that it is developing a specialized option of its AP1000® nuclear power plant for use in locations with higher seismic levels seen in some portions of the western United States and certain other countries

  4. PAS And Alstom Partner To Deliver PowerGraphiX™ 2.0 For Improved Plant Safety And Reliability
    6/24/2014

    PAS, the global leader for high performance operator graphics, industrial control system cyber security, and alarm management, and Alstom, a global leader in power generation, power transmission and rail infrastructure, today announced a strategic licensing agreement that enables Alstom to deliver PAS' PowerGraphiX™ to its customers worldwide

  5. Coalview Announces Plans For A New Processing Facility Site In Pennsylvania
    6/23/2014

    Coalview Ltd., LLC (“Coalview”) America's leading fully integrated coal technology and fine coal recovery company providing technology and environmental solutions for mining property owners, recently announced plans to build a fine coal processing plant in Eastern Pennsylvania

  6. Metso's Automation And Flow Control Technology For The Sulfur Plant At Neste Oil's Porvoo Refinery In Finland
    6/16/2014

    Neste Oil will replace its existing systems with Metso's modern automation and flow control technology at the Porvoo refinery sulfur plant in Finland

  7. Milking The Use Of Robots In The Dairy Industry
    6/16/2014

    They have been used for some time in automatic milking sheds. Now, thanks to IP69K certifications, pick and place robots are becoming a more common sight in dairy production environments, boosting product yield and improving labour efficiency

  8. Enova To Invest NOK 1.55 billion In Hydro's Pilot Plant At Karmøy, Norway
    6/13/2014

    The Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy's energy enterprise, Enova SF, has pledged NOK 1.55 billion in investment backing for a pilot to trial Hydro's new aluminium production technology. Provided the EFTA Surveillance Authority (ESA) approves the investment, the subsidy will help to ensure that future production of aluminium will be both more energy-efficient and climate-friendly

  9. Lubrizol Breaks Ground On Plant Expansion In Brazil
    6/13/2014

    The Lubrizol Corporation announces the groundbreaking of a major surfactant plant expansion in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Strategically located in Belford Roxo, the new unit is designed to meet the growing demand for personal and home care products in the Brazilian market

  10. Clarke Energy Installs GE’s Jenbacher Gas Engines To Drive Largest Landfill Gas Power Plant In France
    6/11/2014

    Officials from French waste management and services company Véolia Propreté, energy services company Dalkia and distributed power services provider Clarke Energy celebrated the inauguration of the new Electr’od landfill gas-powered cogeneration plant in Plessis-Gassot yesterday

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