Month: July 2019

  • EDF Builds First Solar Plant In Mexico

    The 119.6MWp Bluemex Power 1 solar plant has been developed following the release of tender by the Federal Electricity Commission in 2016. The $110 million solar plant is located in Sonora. The development of the system created 900 jobs and 18 permanent operation and maintenance posts, in partnership with Canadian…

  • Emerson’s New Wireless Gas Sensors Increase Toxic Gas Safety For Plant Sites

    Emerson has introduced two new Rosemount 628 Universal Gas Sensors to measure carbon monoxide and oxygen depletion in addition to the existing capability to monitor hydrogen sulfide. These additions to the series provide a broader range of hazardous situations that can be monitored using the Rosemount™ 928 Wireless Gas Monitor platform. The…

  • Energean To Buy EDF Arm For Up To $850 Million

    Energean Oil and Gas Plc. agreed to buy the oil and gas business of Electricite de France SA’s Italian unit for as much as $850 million, a deal that will substantially broaden the Greek energy company’s geographic footprint. Energean will pay $750 million upfront for operational assets in Egypt, Italy, Algeria,…

  • Carmanah Enters Into Arrangement Agreement For Going Private Transaction

    Carmanah Technologies Corporation (TSX: CMH) (the “Company” or “Carmanah”) announces that it has entered into an arrangement agreement (the “Arrangement Agreement”) with CMH Acquisition Corp. (“CMH Acquisition”) (an entity controlled by two of the current directors of the Company, James Meekison and Terry Holland), JDM Investment Holdings Inc. (“JDM”) and…

  • Cost-Saving Continental Access® uniVerse™ POE Single-Door Controller, Now Available in Surface Mount Version ­– Ideal for Schools & Healthcare Facilities

    Continental Access, a division of Napco Security Technologies Inc., is pleased to announce its uniVerse™Series Single-Door Controllers, featuring “EZ-learn networking”, are now available in a surface-mount version, model CICP2100S. Ideal for cinder block walls and other hard-to-wire surfaces, often found in the construction of schools, healthcare facilities & other institutions,…

  • Siemens Builds Protection Automation And Control Laboratory For Power Grid Corporation Of India Limited

    Siemens Limited has set up the Protection Automation and Control Laboratory, an integral part of POWERGRID Advanced Research and Technology Centre (PARTeC) for Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. (POWERGRID). The laboratory located in Manesar, Haryana is the first of its kind in India.The project was implemented meeting critical time…

  • Siemens Is Ensuring A Reliable Power Supply With Innovative STATCOM Technologies

    In handing over the converter for a cutting-edge grid stabilization system to the German transmission grid operator Amprion, Siemens celebrated delivery of its one-hundredth STATCOM (static synchronous compensator) from the SVC PLUS series in mid-2019. Approximately two-thirds of the globally installed STATCOM systems with modular multilevel converter technology are from…