Posts Tagged ‘plant’

Sen. Rounds responds to MFG plant closure

South Dakota Senator Mike Rounds is responding to the announcement of a major closure of a manufacturing plant in Aberdeen. Molded Fiber Glass Companies announced it is closing its Aberdeen plant on Wednesday, eliminating more than 400 jobs in the city. View full post on Wind Power News

Southwestern Missouri utility seeks to retire coal plant early as it adds wind generation

The Empire District Electric Company, based in southwest Missouri, announced plans to retire its coal-fired Asbury Power Plant more than a decade ahead of schedule, in favor of cheaper wind power. Other utilities may pursue similar actions, depending on how the state Public Service Commission allows Empire to proceed. View full post on Wind Power […]

Hutchinson Siemens Gamesa plant gets new orders

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy announced Tuesday that the company has received orders for 236 wind turbines that its Hutchinson plant will manufacture the nacelles and hubs for. View full post on Wind Power News

Insulation company to close Maine plant, move to Texas

The Portland Press Herald reports Owens Corning announced Monday the plant was closing and moving its machinery to Wichita Falls, Texas. Owens Corning spokesman Todd Romain says the 60 employees who are being laid off will not be relocated. View full post on Wind Power News

First Major Solar Plant Built In Armenia

Armenia's first-ever major solar power plant went on stream on Friday, with a senior government official predicting the country's growing reliance on renewable sources of energy. The 0.5-megawatt plant has been built by a private company, Energo Invest Holding, in Tsaghkadzor, a resort town 60 kilometers north of Yerevan. View full post on Wind Power […]

Cement plant in Cebu one of big-ticket items

THE P12.5-billion cement production of South Western Cement Corp. in Cebu is one of the five biggest projects approved by the Board of Investments in August. SWCC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of listed-firm Eagle Cement Corp. It is organized primarily for the manufacture and sale of cement and its by-products and owns mineral rights in […]

Floating Power Plant Market to Display a Strong CAGR of 5.65% from 2017 to 2023

Floating Power Plant Market by Power Plant Type , Platform Type – Forecast 2023 Key Players in market are Sungrow Power Supply Co., Ltd , WA rtsilA , KYOCERA TCL Solar , Floating Power Plant A/S , MAN Diesel & Turbo SE ” Market Research Future published a half cooked research report on Floating Power […]

Construction continues on OG&E’s Mustang power plant modernization project

Crews work Tuesday on new natural gas units at Oklahoma Gas and Electric Co.' s Mustang plant in western Oklahoma City. View full post on Wind Power News

Siemens closes wind turbine plant in Tillsonburg – 340 green energy jobs gone

Siemens Canada is closing its wind-turbine plant here, slashing more than 340 jobs and shuttering one of the town's largest employers. The closing, announced by the company Tuesday, comes after weeks of nervous speculation and one day of public debate over the factory, which was locked to employees Sunday night. View full post on Wind […]

Minnesota power plant that burns turkey litter faces closure

A plant in western Minnesota that burns turkey litter and was once heralded by politicians could soon be shutting down. Reed Anfinson, who serves on the city of Benson's economic development authority, tells Minnesota Public Radio that 45 employees of Benson Power, formerly known as Fibrominn, were told this week that the plant could close. […]