Engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contracts are evolving as utilities seek to spread risks, contain costs, and execute their business strategies. As a result, turnkey contractors are...
(DEM) system will control and dispatch all 80 CES units planned for this project, allowing them to function as a virtual power plant.
S&C Electric also deployed a 750-kW PureWave storage management system to PNM Resources . The system, installed in Albuquerque, N.M., uses storage batteries to mitigate potential variations in solar generation, to support grid reliability and stability. The system also allows stored solar energy to be dispatched at times of peak demand.
Babcock & Wilcox named Thomas A. Christopher to its board of directors. Christopher was most recently vice chairman of Areva NP, and from 2000 to 2009, he served as its president and CEO.
Energate appointed Debbie Rachlis as its new v.p. of sales, reporting to Energate CEO Niraj Bhargava. Before joining Energate, Ms. Rachlis was a vice president at Aclara.