Danish utility orders 582 MW of Siemens offshore wind turbines; Maui Electric contracts Greenlots and ABB for electric vehicle fast-charging system; U.S. Army Corps of Engineers contracts Eaton...
200-MW projects in Minnesota and North Dakota; three projects totaling almost 700 MW in New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas; and one project totaling approximately 200 MW in Colorado. Once approved, construction will begin immediately in order to qualify for federal tax credits. All projects are scheduled to be in service by the beginning of 2016.
EVs & Storage
Connecticut Light & Power (CL&P) opened a new information center at its call center in Windsor to answer questions and provide information to customers about electric vehicle technology. CL&P expects to provide customers with information and advice about vehicles and related equipment, payment options, optimal placement of charging equipment, and best industry practices. The information center also will provide cost estimates for operating and charging electric vehicles, and will offer referrals to other companies for additional information.