GE Power, owned by General Electric, are a world leader in power generation.
Wood awarded construction management contract
Wood has been appointed by GE Energy Financial Services and Green Investment Group Limited as the owner's engineer on the 650MW Markbygden ETT Onshore Wind Farm located in Swedish Lapland near the town of Piteå.
Q&A on energy harvesting, wireless sensors, wireless sensor networks
IDTechEx recently contacted some of the most prominent potential users of energy harvesting, wireless sensor and wireless sensor networks, trying to gauge the state of the technology, as well as the barriers for adoption that might delay further implementations in different verticals. The questions were simple, although the answers rarely are.
NYSERDA awards $2M for new batteries and supercapacitors
The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority has awarded $250,000 to each of eight companies and research centers to develop working prototypes for a wide range of energy-storage technologies.
GE to expand battery start-up in New York's capital region
GE Energy Storage business expected to go from lab to $1 billion global operation in several years.
PSA Peugeot Citroën and General Electric in EV deal
PSA Peugeot Citroën and General Electric sign a european commercial cooperation agreement for the co-develoment of innovative solutions in the field of electric mobility.
Western Australia's first utility-scale solar PV project under way
First Solar, Verve Energy, GE unit and GE Energy Financial Services announced that Australia's first utility-scale solar power project is under way. Output from the 10-megawatt AC project on 80 hectares of cleared land 50km southeast of Geraldton will contribute to offsetting the energy requirements of the Southern Seawater Desalination Plant.
Keynote Presentations at IDTechEx Energy Harvesting and WSN Europe
Keynote Presentations at IDTechEx Energy Harvesting and WSN Europe, Munich, 21 June 2011.
1 City, 100 million sensors
In the PlanIT Valley project from the Living PlanIT team there will be 100 million sensors deployed over 17 km2 - an area equivalent to Manhattan Island, New York City - to seamlessly embed and connect an entire city with Wireless Sensor Networks.
GE and venture capital partners invest $55 million in new technology
GE and its venture capital partners have announced a collective investment of $55 million in leading power grid technology companies as part of the $200 million "GE ecomagination Challenge."
TSMC begins building solar R&D center and fab in central Taiwan
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company enters into the thin-film solar photovoltaic (PV) market.
GE and Juice Technologies enter the mainstream with PEV charge devices
GE and Juice Technologies are jointly developing intelligent plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) charging devices for the U.S. and global markets. The chargers integrate GE's smart meters with Juice Technology's Plug Smart engine to help consumers charge their cars during low-demand, lower cost time periods