Bahama Yacht Club to Generate Power from Solid Waste

Linda Hardesty

Cirque Energy executed a Joint Development Agreement with Cat Cay Yacht Club, a private island, in the Bahamas, for the development of a $2 million renewable energy generation facility, using Cirque Energy’s deployable gasification unit technology. The operation will process the island’s solid waste into syngas fuel using Cirque Energy’s gasification and cleanup technology to   …Continue Reading

Las Vegas Casinos Seek Competitive Power

Josh Kessler

Caesars Entertainment became the fourth major casino corporation that has announced its intention to attempt to leave Nevada Power and seek competitive power supplies, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal. The casino companies have a collective demand of 370 MW. The casinos, along with data storage company Switch, are relying on a 2001 law that   …Continue Reading

400 kW Fuel Cell System Powers Comcast Facility

Linda Hardesty

Bloom Energy fuel cells are now powering Comcast’s Western New England Regional Headquarters in Berlin, Connecticut. The 80,000-sq-foot facility serves as Comcast’s regional headquarters for five New England states and is the master facility for processing TV signals for distribution on the Comcast network. The 400 kW fuel cell system will generate more than 3 million   …Continue Reading

Health Club Deploys Building Automation System

Linda Hardesty

For its new fitness club in Rockville, Maryland, Sport-&-Health hired Recurrent to design and install a fully integrated building automation system. The installed building control system allows full control of nearly every aspect of the club from lighting, HVAC, hot water and space scheduling. The system will control 15 air-handling units, a chilled water system,   …Continue Reading

SolarCity, DIRECTV Enter Marketing Partnership

Linda Hardesty

At DIRECTV’s California Broadcast Center facility in Long Beach, California, SolarCity recently installed a 1 MW solar system. But in addition to that contract, DIRECTV and SolarCity are teaming up for a marketing partnership. Under the new service relationship, DIRECTV technicians visiting customers’ homes and businesses will be able to offer those customers the opportunity   …Continue Reading

Aggreko Supplies Temporary Power for Pan Am/Parapan American Games

Linda Hardesty

Aggreko has been named the Official Temporary Energy Services Supplier for the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan American Games being held in Toronto, Canada, July 10-26 and Aug. 7-14, respectively. The two sporting events expect more than 10,000 athletes and officials from 41 countries who will participate in the largest international multi-sport event Canada has ever   …Continue Reading

New York Yankees Pick Major Energy as Retail Energy Supplier

Linda Hardesty

The New York Yankees named Major Energy as the organization’s Official Energy Supply Company. The partnership provides Major Energy with brand integration at Yankee Stadium and expands its in-progress partnership with the New York Knicks and Madison Square Garden. Major Energy is an energy supply company serving both residential and commercial customers in the deregulated   …Continue Reading

LED Specifically Designed for Basketball Arenas

Linda Hardesty

Ephesus Lighting says its new Arena Pro-Court LED light offers multi-purpose basketball venues a single lighting system capable of meeting the stringent and diverse lighting requirements of professional and major college basketball. Ephesus engineered the Arena Pro-Court LED specifically to allow for adjusting the spectrum of light to improve HDTV broadcasting quality. The patent-pending technology   …Continue Reading

Noribachi Outfits Soccer Center with LEDs

Linda Hardesty

Noribachi supplied its custom indoor sports LED lighting solution for the new Outbreak Soccer Center in Signal Hill, Calif. The facility was a former industrial warehouse that was converted to an indoor soccer center. For the project, Noribachi engineered 16 custom indoor LED lighting fixtures to replace the existing warehouse metal halide lighting. Each proprietary   …Continue Reading

Noesis Helps Evolved Lighting Win Contract

Linda Hardesty

Evolved Lighting initially pitched a $93,000 lighting project to central Ohio’s Elysium Tennis Center in March of 2014. Although the project had a compelling payback of 3.7 years, the customer did not have budget set aside. Using Noesis’ online platform, Evolved Lighting created an Efficiency Business Proposal (EBP) for Elysium, complete with cash flow modeling   …Continue Reading