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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Natural Power delivers predictive habitat mapping for Scottish Natural Heritage

Natural Power delivers predictive habitat mapping for Scottish Natural Heritage Natural Power was commissioned by Scottish Natural Heritage to predictively map the spatial extent of Annex 1 habitats in 25 special areas of conservation and three marine protected areas throughout Scotland. Using the best available data, Natural Power created a tailored approach combining spatial mapping, imagery classification and predictive statistical mapping to overcome variations in the quality of existing data for Scottish waters. In many sites, the mapping improved upon previously mapped polygons by using more recently collected data, and…

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Turbine tip extension offers energy output boost

Natural Power recently provided planning support and conducted structural assessments as part of a retro-fit blade tip extension pilot project for Siemens Gamesa’s fleet of 2.3MW onshore wind turbines at Fred.Olsen Renewables’ Crystal Rig II site in the Scottish Borders. It is expected that the tip extensions of 2.55m will achieve an annual energy production boost of up to 10%.   Shane Bermingham, Engineering Design Lead at Natural Power, said: “As we move to a subsidy free market, any increases asset owners can see in production is a very attractive…

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Aspect Enterprise Solutions To Reveal New CTRM Features During IP Week In London

Leading commodities trading and risk management software vendor, Aspect Enterprise Solutions, is hosting its annual product demonstrations in its London office during International Petroleum Week (IP Week) February 19-23. Trading, risk management, IT, and trading firm executives are encouraged to register for an appointment to visit with Aspect’s technology professionals here http://www.aspectenterprise.com/meetings-ip-week-2018/. Aspect is a sponsor of IP Week, one of the largest global oil and gas industry events, where energy leaders come together to network, share knowledge, and discuss the future of the industry. During the week Aspect Enterprise…

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