Posts Tagged ‘plant’

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. […]

BCPG signs deal to buy stake in Philippines wind power plant

Thailand-based BCPG has signed a sale and purchase agreement to acquire an interest in a 50-megawatt wind power project in the Philippines as part of its Asian expansion. The company's president Bundit Sapianchai said BCPG signed the agreement with CAIF III Pte Ltd on Friday to acquire an interest in PetroWind Energy Inc, a “major […]

Xcel unveils new phase of wind power construction, with huge plant in South Dakota

Xcel Energy Inc. will build its largest Upper Midwest wind project ever in eastern South Dakota, the latest phase of a huge new wind power investment in Minnesota and the Dakotas. The Minneapolis-based utility unveiled new details of the wind plan Thursday, which include three new projects, one each in Minnesota, South Dakota and western […]

Siemens’ £310m Hull plant will take windfarm technology to new level

Greg Clark welcomes 700-job factory, which will produce hundreds of 75m-long blades a year for a new generation of offshore windfarms The first batch of 75-metre-long wind turbine blades will roll out of a new factory in Hull on Thursday, destined for huge windfarms off the UK’s coast. The inauguration of the Siemens plant at […]