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Edgewood Partners Hires Staff For New Wind And Energy Group

Posted by NAW Staff on September 13, 2007

San Mateo, Calif.-based Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC) has hired Mike M. McMullen as vice president, Penny L. Crowder as vice president and Cindy K. Henry as account executive for the company's Wind & Energy Group. Combined, McMullen, Crowder and [Read More]

FERC Approves Request To Repay Generators

Posted by NAW Staff on September 13, 2007

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has approved a joint application from ITCTransmission and Michigan Electric Transmission Co. LLC (METC), subsidiaries of ITC Holdings Corp., made with the Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator to repay generators interconnecting with their systems [Read More]

Report: Colorado Faces Energy Challenges Without New Transmission

Posted by NAW Staff on September 13, 2007

Failure to upgrade Colorado's high-voltage transmission lines, particularly along the Front Range, could lead the state to an energy crisis, according to a report by the Colorado Energy Forum (CEF), a nonprofit education and research organization. ‘Utilities across Colorado are [Read More]

CRS Releases Second Draft Of GHG Protocol

Posted by NAW Staff on September 13, 2007

The Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) has released the second version of the Draft Green-e Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Protocol for Emission Reductions from Renewable Energy for stakeholder comment. This second draft of the protocol has been revised in response to [Read More]

Raycap Releases Lightning Protection Upgrade Kit

Posted by NAW Staff on September 12, 2007

Raycap Inc., a Morrisville, N.C.-based manufacturer of transient voltage surge suppression modules and systems, has introduced lightning protection upgrade kits for several types of wind turbines. Utilizing Raycap's Strikesorb surge protection device (SPD) technology, each upgrade kit replaces failed DIN [Read More]

Trinity Industries Adds Echols To Board Of Directors

Posted by NAW Staff on September 11, 2007

Leldon E. Echols has been named to the newly expanded board of directors and audit committee at Trinity Industries, a Dallas-based holding company and wind tower manufacturer through its energy equipment group. Echols brings to Trinity more than 25 years [Read More]

Green-e Certifies SUEZ’s Renewable Energy Certificates

Posted by NAW Staff on September 11, 2007

Renewable energy certificates (RECs) provided by SUEZ Energy Resources, a Houston-based subsidiary of SUEZ Energy North America Inc., are now Green-e certified. According to the company, its RECs, which are available to commercial, industrial and institutional customers through SUEZ Energy [Read More]

3TIER Enters Agreement With Global Energy Concepts

Posted by NAW Staff on September 10, 2007

3TIER Group, a Seattle-based provider of wind assessment services, and Global Energy Concepts (GEC), a Seattle-based wind energy technical consulting firm, have entered into a one-year cooperation agreement whereby GEC will use 3TIER's Firstlook wind assessment product. Terms of the [Read More]

New Guidelines Issued For GHG Emission Reductions

Posted by NAW Staff on September 10, 2007

The World Resources Institute (WRI) and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) have released new accounting guidelines for quantifying the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions benefits of renewable energy and energy-efficiency projects. According to the organizations, the ‘Guidelines for [Read More]

New GIS Tool Available From DeLorme

Posted by NAW Staff on September 06, 2007

Yarmouth, Maine-headquartered geographic information system GIS company DeLorme, has released the XMap 5.2 GIS Enterprise Suite, which provides new GPS features that deliver aerial imagery, topographic maps and GIS layers for remote navigation and field data collection. This latest XMap [Read More]