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Other Utilities

Public power gas-fired plant comes online in Minnesota

March 9, 2017

Via: AmericanPublicPower

A 46-megawatt natural gas-fired generation facility owned and operated by the Minnesota Municipal Power Agency has achieved commercial operation, MMPA said on March 7. The facility, Shakopee Energy Park, located in Shakopee, Minnesota, uses fuel-efficient reciprocating engines to generate local, […]

Waste Management

Dresser-Rand Engine Used at Lockheed Martin Waste to Energy Plant in New York

November 24, 2016

Via: Waste Management World

The Dresser-Rand business, part of German manufacturing giant Siemens’ Power and Gas Division, has supplied a Guascor gas engine for use at Lockheed Martin’s Owego waste gasification bioenergy plant in New York State. Recently commissioned at a ceremony the 250 […]

Electric Utility

SRP board OKs deal to buy energy from Apple 50-MW solar plant

September 21, 2016

Via: AmericanPublicPower

Salt River Project’s Board of Directors has approved an agreement under which SRP will buy the energy produced from Apple’s new 50-megawatt photovoltaic solar power plant in Pinal County, Arizona, east of Apple’s data command center in Mesa. SRP noted […]

Miscellaneous, Waste Management

Maine Committee Extends Waste Contract Deadline for Some Communities

July 12, 2016

Via: Waste360

The Maine Department of Environmental Protection has approved draft permits for the $69 million MRC-Fiberight waste-to-energy plant. And now the Municipal Review Committee (MRC) has extended the deadline for some communities that are still considering the new 15-year waste contract […]