Nov 19, 2014--Panasonic Corporation today announced a team from Tokai University in Japan won the Carrera Solar Atacama 2014, South America's biggest solar car race, with a solar car that was powered by Panasonic's HIT(R)* solar modules and high-capacity lithium-ion batteries.
Schneider Electric SE, an energy management company, has announced that a consortium comprising of Eiffage, the consortium leader, acting through its Clemessy subsidiary, Schneider Electric and Krinner has won a contract for the construction of a solar farm and an extra-high voltage substation in Cestas, France.
Last night PA Consulting Group (PA) announced the recipients of its annual 2014 ReliabilityOneT Awards that recognize North American utilities in a number of critical industry categories including: reliability, storm response, technology and innovation, and customer engagement.
Avantha Group Company CG will be opening a new facility in Grenoble to produce, test and calibrate over 2 million ZIV smart meters per year. CG has chosen Grenoble to open this new facility, so as to cover the demand for Linky meters in France, and thereby provide local support to ERDF.
Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Yingli Green Energy Spain, S.L.U, or Yingli Spain, has supplied over 5MW of solar panels for a solar power plant in Bolvia.
Teollisuuden Voima Oyj, or TVO, an electricity generating company, has renewed nuclear fuel supply contracts with Areva, a nuclear and renewable energy company, and Westinghouse Electric Sweden AB, or WSE.
British engineering consulting group Kenneth Grubb Associates Ltd. (KGAL) was awarded a contract worth more US$28.15 million to manage the feasibility and development of multiple small hydroelectric plants in Malaysia's Sabah state.
Last night, Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) was recognized by PA Consulting Group, Inc. as the recipient of two 2014 ReliabilityOne™ Awards: Outstanding Technology and Innovation in the U.S. and Outstanding Reliability Performance in the southeast region of the U.S.