Natural Power delivers on UK’s first subsidy-free wind farm

Acting on behalf of developer Energiekontor, leading renewable energy and infrastructure consultancy, Natural Power has been appointed as Owner’s Engineer for the construction phase of Withernwick Wind Farm Extension, located in the East Riding of Yorkshire. Cheetham Hill Construction Ltd started balance of plant construction work on site this month, and the project is scheduled to be commissioned during early 2019. After signing a long-term corporate power purchase agreement (PPA) with a global company in the consumer goods industry, Energiekontor has achieved financial close for this wind farm project, which…

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Jean-Pascal Tricoire appointed to the Board of the United Nations Global Compact

A recognition of Schneider Electric’s long-term commitment to sustainability Through its Schneider Sustainability Impact, the Group contributes actively to UN Sustainable Development Goals London, June 21st, 2018 – UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has appointed Jean-Pascal Tricoire, President of Global Compact France and Chairman & CEO of Schneider Electric, to the United Nations Global Compact Board. The UN Global Compact Board plays an important role in shaping the strategy and policy of the initiative, which acts as the United Nations flagship for responsible business action. Designed as a multi-stakeholder body, the…

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Natural Power supports construction of European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre

Following the final turbine installation at the European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre (EOWDC), Scotland’s largest offshore wind test and demonstration facility, Natural Power is delighted to have been involved throughout the construction phase supporting the Environment and Consents Manager for the Vattenfall development. During construction of the EOWDC, also known as Aberdeen Offshore Wind Farm, Natural Power has assisted the Environment and Consents Manager with monitoring compliance in line with the environmental commitments, the marine licence and section 36 consent, ensuring the timely delivery of reports and provision of advice…

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Rezatec join forces with specialist pipeline inspection and water loss management contractor Detection Services in Australia and New Zealand

Harwell, Oxfordshire, 06 June 2018. Industry-leading geospatial data analytics company Rezatec has announced it has partnered with Australian-based company Detection Services to bring its state-of-the-art satellite data driven asset risk monitoring solutions to Australia and New Zealand. Detection Services is the largest specialised, technology-based water management services provider in Australasia focusing on developing, sourcing and delivering better ways of managing water resources in the region and offer a broad range of services including condition assessment, trunk main leak detection and monitoring solutions. Together with Rezatec, the provision of these critical…

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Schneider Electric makes product selection ten-times faster

New online tool helps panel builders save time and avoid errors when configuring circuit breakers London, UK, 30th May 2018 – Schneider Electric, the leader in energy management and automation, has launched MyPact, a web-based product selector and ordering tool for low voltage (LV) circuit breakers. Accessible by desktop, tablet or smartphone, MyPact is compatible with the latest Schneider Electric products, including its Compact and Masterpact LV circuit breakers. When assembling a panel or board, panel builders can lose precious time by accidently selecting incompatible products. Often the mistake is…

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Schneider Electric moves up to #12 on Gartner’s Supply Chain Top 25 for 2018

Last year, Schneider Electric was ranked #17 in Gartner’s worldwide Top 25 Supply Chain rankings**, and was #7 last year in Supply Chain Top 15 for Europe*** May 29, 2018 – Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, today announced it has been ranked #12 in Gartner’s 2018 Supply Chain Top 25. The ranking was announced by Gartner, in its annual Supply Chain Executive Conference in Phoenix, United States.* “We are really honored to have moved up five places from our ranking of #17 last…

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Natural Power invests £540k in state-of-the-art ControlCentre

Energy Minister Paul Wheelhouse officially opens Natural Power’s new ControlCentre and Brockloch Rig Wind Farm Energy Minister Paul Wheelhouse has visited Natural Power’s global headquarters, ‘The Green House’ in Dumfries and Galloway, to mark the official launch of the new over £540,000 ControlCentre, and to mark the opening of Fred Olsen Renewables’ Brockloch Rig Wind Farm, which is to be operated by Natural Power. To celebrate the 10th anniversary of Natural Power’s ControlCentre, a new state-of-the-art facility, has been created. This is the largest, independently operated 24/7 control room in…

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Isobar P cuts distribution board installation time by half

New Schneider Electric Isobar P low voltage distribution boards removes unnecessary wiring for electricians, electrical contractors and panel builders, and leverages connected technologies 03/05/2018 – Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, has launched the Acti9 Isobar P. The latest addition to its Acti9 range of low voltage (LV) distribution boards, Schneider Electric’s Isobar P is a smart solution that helps its customers install quicker, whilst incorporating more protection and connectivity during installation. Isobar P is a comprehensive range of distribution boards, RCBOs and pan assemblies that…

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Estonia-Based Manoir Deploys AspectCTRM – Young Trading Company Puts Best Practice At Core Of Operations

Moving from spreadsheets to AspectCTRM, the game-changing, cloud commodity trade and risk management suite by Aspect Enterprise Solutions, Estonia’s Manoir Energy OU is laying the foundations for rapid but safe growth by embedding best-practice into the core of its operations. “It’s a big investment for our young company,” confirms Manoir CEO Valeri Stefanovitsh, “But we know that process rigor, a complete audit trail, and the real-time position and P&L provided by AspectCTRM are the route by which we will build greater trust with sellers and customers, and thereby build our…

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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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