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Wärtsilä to Help Ensure Reliable Power Supply in Challenging Hawaii Conditions Through Smart Technologies

August 23, 2018 - in Electric Grid, Energy

Clean, secure, and uninterrupted power is at the core of Hawaiian Electric’s 50-megawatt Schofield Generating Station. Wärtsilä has signed a Maintenance and Operational advisory agreement for the power plant, located on the island of Oahu, 40 kilometres…

Wärtsilä to Help Ensure Reliable Power Supply in Challenging Hawaii Conditions Through Smart Technologies

August 20, 2018 - in Electric Grid, Energy, Technology

Clean, secure, and uninterrupted power is at the core of Hawaiian Electric’s 50-megawatt Schofield Generating Station. Wärtsilä has signed a Maintenance…

New Report: The Unsustainable Rising Cost of Electricity Generation

July 31, 2018 - in Electric Grid, Energy, Featured

A new report has been released that found that the costs to operate and maintain U.S. power plants and equipment have soared 74 percent over the…

Tottenham Hotspur Selects Schneider Electric as Stadium Energy Management Supplier

March 19, 2018 - in Electric Grid, Energy, News

London (U.K.) - Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, has secured a long-term supplier contract with Tottenham Hotspur (‘Spurs’) to become the Official Stadium Management Supplier to the Club’s…

Wärtsilä and Schneider Electric Join Forces to Create a New Back-Up Power Solution for Data Centers

January 19, 2018 - in Electric Grid, Energy

Wärtsilä and Schneider Electric have signed a global co-operation agreement to bring together their individual products and services, along with those of third parties, for the purpose of co-operating on data center projects. The co-operation focuses on…

Cooperative Energy Selects New Wärtsilä 31SG Engine Technology for Power Generation in the USA

January 10, 2018 - in Corporate, Electric Grid, Energy, News

The technology group Wärtsilä will deliver a 22.7 MW Smart Power Generation plant under a full Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) contract to Cooperative Energy, a member-owned electric cooperative based in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. The project…

Fluor Completes Major Transmission Lines in Puerto Rico; Power on the Way to Urban Center

January 10, 2018 - in Electric Grid, Energy, Featured

IRVING, Texas – Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) confirmed today that the company, working under its contract with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) in support of a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) mission to help repair and restore the power…

Wärtsilä to Supply Power Plant for West Africa’s Largest Electricity Project this Year

December 26, 2017 - in Electric Grid, Energy

The technology group Wärtsilä will deliver a turnkey power plant to provide electricity for the Phase Two expansion of the Tasiast mine located in Mauritania. The contract has been signed with Tasiast Mauritanie Ltd, a subsidiary of Kinross Gold Corporation,…

Fluor Completes High Priority Power Line in Puerto Rico

November 17, 2017 - in Electric Grid, Energy, Featured

IRVING, Texas (November 16, 2017) – Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) confirmed today that the company, working under its contract with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), has completed a high priority 38kv power line near San Juan. This will allow the…

Fluor Awarded U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Contract to Support Power Grid Repair in Puerto Rico

October 19, 2017 - in Electric Grid, Emergency, Energy, Featured, News

IRVING, Texas (October 19, 2017) – Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that the company was awarded a contract by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Huntsville (Alabama) Engineering Center to help restore electric power to Puerto Rico. The six-month…