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SEL Fault Indicator Named UTC Wireless Product Of The Year

Posted by NAW Staff on July 31, 2007

The RadioRANGER Wireless Fault Indication System received the Utilities Telecommunications Council (UTC) Wireless Product of the Year Award during a recent UTC conference and exposition. According to Lake Zurich, Ill.-based E.O. Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL), which manufactures the RadioRANGER, the [Read More]

City Of Palo Alto RFP

Posted by NAW Staff on July 31, 2007

The city of Palo Alto, Calif., is seeking proposals from qualified firms to provide electric power generated by new renewable resources to meet the city's renewable portfolio and Palo Alto Green renewable retail program needs. Renewable electric power under the [Read More]

Snohomish County PUD RFP

Posted by NAW Staff on July 31, 2007

The Snohomish County, Washington, Public Utility District (PUD) is seeking proposals for renewable energy projects to meet continued customer growth throughout its service area. The PUD is interested in purchasing up to approximately 100 average MW from renewable resources, including [Read More]

Arteche PQ Names President/General Manager

Posted by NAW Staff on July 30, 2007

Arteche PQ Inc., a New Berlin, Wis.-headquartered manufacturer of electrical power equipment designed to improve efficiency and quality of power, has hired Gary Anderson as president and general manager. Anderson most recently served as president of Drive Source International (Dynamatic) [Read More]

National Ski Areas Association Reports Widespread Green Energy Use

Posted by NAW Staff on July 30, 2007

The National Ski Areas Association has released its seventh annual report on the sustainable slopes environmental charter for ski areas. The charter was adopted in June 2000 and revised in 2006 as a collection of environmental best practices for ski [Read More]

Ontario Residents Support Wind Farms

Posted by NAW Staff on July 30, 2007

According to a recent survey conducted by Innovative Research Group Inc. (IRG), the majority of Ontario, Canada, residents who live in areas where wind development projects are in place support these projects and wind energy in general. Nine in 10 [Read More]

AWEA Promotes RPS In New Media Campaign

Posted by NAW Staff on July 30, 2007

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) has begun a major media campaign – including television advertising – to encourage support for a national renewable energy/portfolio standard (RPS). The organization's television advertisement will run in nine media markets, specifically seeking support [Read More]

Luminant, Shell To Develop 3,000 MW Texas Wind Farm

Posted by NAW Staff on July 27, 2007

Shell WindEnergy Inc. and Luminant, TXU Corp.'s competitive power generation business, have formed a joint development agreement to build a 3,000 MW wind project in the Texas Panhandle and to work together on other renewable energy developments in Texas. Shell [Read More]

Maglev Wind Turbine Technologies Launched

Posted by NAW Staff on July 27, 2007

Maglev Wind Turbine Technologies (MWTT), a developer and manufacturer of magnetically levitated commercial wind turbines, has officially begun operations. According to the Sierra Vista, Ariz.-headquartered company, with the use of magnetic levitation turbine technology, the wind turbine floats on a [Read More]

SUEZ Energy North America Acquires Ventus Energy

Posted by NAW Staff on July 27, 2007

Houston-based SUEZ Energy North America, an affiliate of Belgium-based SUEZ Energy International, has signed an agreement to acquire Toronto-headquartered wind power development company Ventus Energy Inc. The transaction will involve the purchase of 100% of the shares of Ventus for [Read More]