Energy Risk Software Rankings Report Names Aspect Enterprise Solutions #1 Cloud CTRM Software

Aspect Enterprise Solutions took home top honors for the second year in a row for best cloud CTRM software in the 2018 Energy Risk Software Rankings Report. The Report is a result of Energy Risk’s annual survey of top energy trading and risk management software and data management vendors. AspectCTRM was also ranked first for ease of implementation, and was named among the top 5 vendors in 9 major categories including for oil market risk, oil trading, freight trading, coal trading, best CTRM overall software platform and for its post-trade…

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Construction complete ahead of schedule at Sommette wind farm, France

Working as owner’s engineer for John Laing Group plc, Natural Power has successfully completed the construction phase of the Sommette wind farm in Picarde, Northern France. Total installed capacity for the Sommette wind farm is 21.6 MW from nine Nordex N117/2400 turbines, each with capacity of 2.4 MW. The project benefits from a 15-year feed in tariff. Baptiste Durand, Construction Manager at Natural Power in France, said: “Sommette wind farm is a typical French project, where Natural Power’s experts can help the project owner successfully through the construction phase, and…

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Schneider Electric to give away £8,000 worth of vouchers for loyal customers to spend on the sporting trip of a lifetime

Schneider Electric’s Game, Seat & Match promotion offers electricians the chance to create their ultimate sporting trip London, UK, 22nd March 2018 – Schneider Electric, the leader in energy management and efficiency, is offering four chances for electricians to win £2000 of vouchers to spend on bespoke sporting travel packages and 800 chances of winning £10 Decathlon Sports vouchers when they buy selected electrical products from partnered distributors. Schneider Electric’s Game, Seat & Match promotion will run from 10th March until 31st May with main prize draws every other Monday…

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Off Grid Energy power up latest fleet of electric delivery vans for UPS

The Smart Electric Urban Logistics (SEUL) project provided power to over 170 new electric delivery vehicles in the London area Rugby, UK. 21 March 2018: Off Grid Energy, leading manufacturer of power solutions for the construction and utility industries, has supported UK Power Networks Services to deliver a project for UPS to overcome concerns related to the integration of electric delivery vehicles at its London parcel delivery depot. In conjunction with UK Power Networks Services, Off Grid Energy delivered a multi-function Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) as part of a…

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Tottenham Hotspur selects Schneider Electric as Stadium Energy Management Supplier

Schneider Electric to help power leading Premier League Club’s new state-of-the-art stadium London (U.K.), Thursday 15th March, 2018 – Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, has secured a long-term supplier contract with Tottenham Hotspur (‘Spurs’) to become the Official Stadium Management Supplier to the Club’s new state-of-the-art stadium in North London. Working closely with Spurs and its partners during the construction, service and maintenance phases of the project, Schneider Electric will distribute all power supply to the stadium and integrate key systems. This will…

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Natural Power doubles up on wind farm acquisitions for Greenbacker

Natural Power provided technical due diligence reviews on behalf of Greenbacker Renewable Energy Co. LLC on two recent wind plant acquisitions, Georgia Mountain Wind Farm in Vermont, and Wagner Wind in California. The independent evaluations included turbine technology reviews, turbine, blade and BOP inspections as well as review of key contracts including PPAs and turbine service agreements, as well as technical assessments of operational performance at both plants. Natural Power’s experts also estimated O&M costs for the course of the respective project life spans. Charles Wheeler, CEO and CIO at…

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Schneider Electric reinforces supplier risk management

The Group has joined the Responsible Business Alliance (RBA), an association promoting high standards in fields such as human rights, business ethics, environment, health & safety Schneider Electric will use RBA methods and tools for its new strategic supplier development programme London UK, March 8, 2018 – To step up accountability in its supply chain, particularly in terms of the suppliers most exposed to risks such as human rights or environmental issues, Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, has joined the Responsible Business Alliance…

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“The Government will continue to fail clean air targets if it ignores construction site emissions,” London’s former Deputy Mayor for Environment urges

Following the UK Government losing its third court case after being told it must tackle illegal levels of pollution due to its “seriously flawed” approach, Matthew Pencharz highlights the role that construction sites are playing in pollution London. 28 February 2018: As the Government’s current policy to tackle the growing problem of air pollution is declared “unlawful” in another High Court ruling, Matthew Pencharz, former Deputy Mayor of London for Environment, has urged ministers to re-evaluate their construction practices in their efforts to clear this dirty urban air. “The Government…

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Hybrid Power Hire awarded SafeHire Certification, strengthening position in clean power industry

The award highlights its commitment to a high standard of hire operations Rugby, UK. 26 February 2018: Hybrid Power Hire, provider of clean, low carbon and noise reducing power for temporary applications, has been SafeHire Certified for showcasing leading service in safety, health, environment and quality. Assessed against business management and service quality specifications, Hybrid Power Hire was recommended for certification as it exceeded the benchmarks of SafeHire Standards during the audit process. The process evaluated Hybrid Power Hire against criteria including Risk Management, Occupational Health, Sustainability and Communication. “This…

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PPM Power confirmed as UK distributor of Vincotech power modules

PPM Power has now been confirmed as a distributor of Vincotech power semiconductor modules in the UK. Formerly part of Tyco Electronics and now an affiliated company within Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Vincotech is a market leader in power modules for motor drives, solar inverters, welding equipment and power supplies. Highest integration available “Vincotech modules offer the highest level of integration available in the market, housing dies fabricated using different semiconductor technology,” said Phil Surman, Sales Director at PPM Power. “This provides the best combination of cost and performance. We are…

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