The project, scheduled for commissioning in 2016, will be one of the first offshore wind farms in the U.S. and will be the world’s first to feature Alstom’s Haliade™ 150-6 MW - the largest turbine installed in offshore waters today.
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Alstom is set to join over 10,000 of biggest names in the energy business for the 2014 IEEE PES Transmission & Distribution Conference & Exposition from April 14th-17th, in Chicago, IL. This year IEEE Power & Energy Society celebrates 50 years of thought leadership, innovation, change, and advancement in the field of energy.
Alstom launches Next Generation IDMS for smart distribution operations at IEEE's 2014 General Meeting.
Alstom has been awarded a contract worth approximately $30 million to supply a new 300 MVAr, 230 kV Static VAR Compensator (SVC) system
Alstom’s patent for its injection methodology to enhance mercury removal in coal power plants has been further affirmed by the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
Alstom heads to Nashville, TN where the company will showcase their industry leading Hydro technology
Alstom signed a agreement with PAS, Inc. to create Alstom PowerGraphiX™, the latest in high performance Human-Machine Interface (HMI) displays.
Alstom's U.S. Country President, Amy Ericson, joins CURC's annual congressional showcase to discuss the future of coal energy.
Last week, between 3-5 June, Alstom hosted its 24th annual North American Users Group Conference in Bellevue, WA, home to its Network Management Solutions (NMS) Global Center of Excellence in Redmond, Washington.
As part of a Department of Energy Smart Grid Demonstration Project, Alstom has been awarded a contract to deliver Demand Response Management System (DRMS) to Con Edison.
Alstom successfully delivered its e-terra™ energy market management solutions on time for Southwest Power Pool’s (SPP)
Alstom and partners have received an additional $3.4MUSD from the DoE for phase II of their advanced controls program.
Alstom announced that it is part of a team to receive a $47M grant from the US Department of Energy (DOE) for phase II of the Virginia Offshore Wind Technology Advancement Project (VOWTAP) led by Dominion Virginia Power. This next phase includes the completion of Front End Engineering Design (FEED), installation and testing of two Alstom Haliade 150 6-megawatt (MW) offshore wind turbines approximately 24 miles off the coast of Virginia Beach.
Between 1 April 2013 and 31 March 2014, Alstom booked €21.5 billion of orders, down 10% compared to last year. Sales, at €20.3 billion, showed a 4% organic growth compared to last year. Income from operations amounted to €1,424 million, down 3%, with a 7% operating margin.
Alstom will join over 500 hydro professionals in the nation’s capital for the 2014 National Hydropower Association’s Annual Conference from April 28th-30th, in Washington, DC. This conference seeks to bring together the entire industry to collectively strengthen the voice of this silent renewable and to advocate for this reliable and renewable resource.
Alstom has been recognized by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) with a Patriot Award for its military leave policies and support of Reserve employees.
Alstom will take part in Bloomberg New Energy Finance’s (BNEF) annual The Future of Energy Summit in New York City, April 7th-9th
Alstom has signed a contract worth close to €75 million ($100 million) to supply a steam tail package for Old Dominion Electric Cooperative’s (ODEC ) Wildcat Point Combined Cycle Power Plant (CCPP) in Cecil County, Maryland.
Alstom gets ready for the 50th IEEE PES Transmission & Distribution Conference & Exposition in Chicago, IL.
Alstom's Matt Dooley, Executive Consulting Engineer, participated in a panel entitled ‘Increasing the Performance of the Coal Fleet’.
Alstom power generation executives will join industry colleagues in Houston, Texas at the 33rd IHS Energy CERAWeek.
Alstom signed a contract to supply 5 offshore wind turbines for Deepwater Wind’s 30-MW Block Island pilot Wind Farm located off the coast of Rhode Island, USA, in the presence of Arnaud Montebourg, French minister of economic recovery; Ernest Moniz, American Minsiter of Energy; Patrick Kron, Alstom CEO and Jeff Gribowski, Deepwater CEO
Alstom is pleased to announce that its consulting and systems integration services group, UISOL, has been selected to provide an asset management optimization solution through a competitive procurement by SaskPower.
Alstom Grid and Hydro-Québec’s research institute, IREQ, signed a agreement to commercialise a key product: the MiCOM P848 loss of synchronism relay (RPS).
Alstom Grid heads to San Antonio, Texas for the largest T&D show of the year, DistribuTECH!
On January 16-17, the World Bank and EMBARQ, hosted the ‘Transforming Transportation: Better Cities, Better Business’ conference, where Alstom participated in a panel debate.
Stedin, one of the largest distribution utilities in the Netherlands, has deployed Alstom’s Integrated Distribution Management System (IDMS).
Tri Global Energy, LLC selects Alstom for 80MW wind farm in Texas.
Alstom’s Washington D.C. office hosted CABEN, a network of ethics and compliance professionals from across the metro region.
Alstom strengthens its UISOL team with the addition of four new employees.
US Country President, Amy Ericson, participated in the Council on Competitveness's inaugural forum on US manufacturing competitiveness.
Alstom selected to provide its Integrated Distribution Management System (IDMS) to PPL Electric Utilites.
Alstom recently sponsored the 2013 APEx (association of Power Exchanges) in New York City.
Alstom’s Dr. Lawrence Jone has been reappointed by the U.S. Dept. of Commerce’s Smart Grid Advisory Committee (SGAC).
Amy Ericson, Alstom's US Country President, is leading the company's participation in this pivotal energy industry event and expo, which draws over 21,000 attendees.
In contracts totalling €170 million, Alstom has been awarded two long-term service agreements for three natural gas-fired power plants: Equipower’s Milford combined-cycle plant in Connecticut and TransAlta’s Sarnia cogeneration plant in Ontario and Poplar Creek cogeneration plant in Alberta.
Alstom and Lilee Systems today introduced new communications manager technology that serves as the backbone for railway positive train control systems.
Alstom recently completed an equipment upgrade for American Electric Power that improved grid operations and delivered bottom line benefits for a local steel mill.
Head of Alstom’s global offshore wind technology platform discusses the U.S. wind power industry.
Alstom has appointed Amy Ericson as the company’s Country President for the U.S.
The Maryland Transit Administration has tapped Alstom to modernize Baltimore’s fleet of light rail vehicles at its manufacturing site in Hornell, New York.
Alstom is providing an all-in-one emission control system that will make Minnesota Power's largest generating unit fully-compliant with environmental regulations.
Doug Macdonald has taken the lead as Unit Managing Director (UMD) for Alstom's Redmond, WA site.
Alstom joined politicians and industry experts for a daylong forum on the future of America’s power plants.
Alstom and United Conveyor Corporation (UCC) today announced a partnership to provide new emission control systems for coal-fired power plants.
GDF SUEZ Energy North America has awarded Alstom a long-term service contract to give its power plant fleet new flexibility. Under the terms of this €360 million ($480M) contract signed on June 28, Alstom will provide comprehensive maintenance services and gas turbine upgrade packages for four GDF SUEZ natural gas-fired power stations.
Alstom’s Pierre Gauthier recently accepted an honorary doctorate from his alma mater, École Polytechnique de Montréal.
During one week in May, two teams of Alstom power technology experts showcased technologies vital to the future of coal and nuclear power in the U.S., and worldwide.
Alstom’s North American services team are using a new approach – pop-up manufacturing – to overhaul O’Hare airport’s fleet of 15 people movers.
Alstom technology experts last week briefed Members of Congress and their staffs on new ways to utilize coal for power generation.
Today, during the APTA Rail Conference, Alstom unveiled its Citadis Spirit light rail vehicle, which is custom-built to meet the needs of North American cities.
Alstom Grid recently announced it will deliver a new pipeline SCADA control system for Marathon Pipe Line LLC (MPL).
Learn how a member of Alstom's U.S. Boiler team engages his community through the ‘Leadership Chattanooga’ program.
Learn from site manager Eric Spalding how Alstom’s 250+ employees in Waynesboro, Georgia help utilities measure America’s evolving power grid.
Alstom and Lilee Systems announce the joint launch of a new, first-of-its-kind suite of interoperable Positive Train Control (PTC) products for rail lines.
Alstom has been selected by Tampa Electric to provide a new steam generator set for its Polk Power Station in West Central Florida.
Alstom Transport North America recently opened a new CBM (Condition Based Maintenance) Training Center in New Castle, DE.
Lake Road Generating Company, L.P. has entered into a €125 million service contract with Alstom for its 844 MW combined-cycle power plant located in Dayville, Connecticut. The agreement covers the Lake Road facility’s three Alstom GT24 gas turbines.
An Alstom steam turbine retrofit is slated to add 60MW of generating capacity to American Electric Power’s DC Cook nuclear power plant.
Alstom’s Pierre Gauthier addressed the future of the U.S. energy industry during a panel session at the Quebec Electrical Industry Association (AEIQ) conference.
Powergrid International magazine recently recognized Nevada Energy’s successful smart metering project, which includes Alstom’s demand response management system.
Alstom’s Chattanooga boilers team recently was profiled in a television program showcasing environmentally-responsible building and business practices.
U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand last week launched new legislation at Alstom’s Hornell, New York rail car facility that would bolster American manufacturing.
Alstom's North American Train Life Services (TLS) Manager, Tommy Aspinwall, shares insights on the company's growing TLS business.
A rotor upgrade of Alstom’s 3MW test wind turbine at DoE’s National Wind Technology Center is expanding the company’s ability to serve customers around the world.
The Philadelphia Inquirer recently sat down with Gregoire Poux-Guillaume to learn about Alstom Grid’s local presence and vital role in the U.S. market.
New Alstom technology is helping Madison Gas and Electric more effectively monitor their grid, reduce outage times, and operate their system more efficiently.
Through a new alliance, Alstom and Capgemini will jointly pursue smart grid projects and launch a first-of-its kind control room technology for electric utilities.
A new Alstom power distribution system is helping the Nashville Electric Service achieve energy conservation goals.
Alstom Grid smart power distribution technology is now managing the efficient flow of electricity to 1.4 million customers of Alabama Power.
The Atlantic Wind Connection today selected Alstom to provide HVDC transmission technology for the first-ever U.S. offshore power transmission system.
Alstom Grid today announced that it has closed the acquisition of ASAT Solutions Inc. (ASAT), a Calgary, Alberta, Canada based substation automation solutions provider.
ASAT is a Smart Grid technology company that specializes in managing, securing, and delivering substation information for utility operation, maintenance and asset management applications. The Smart Substation technologies enable the electric utilities to be proactive with the information for improving the power system operation, efficiency and reliability.
Alstom is a member of a team led by Dominion Virginia Power, which has been awarded a $4M USD grant by the US Department of Energy (DOE) to complete the engineering, site evaluation and planning phase for an offshore wind demonstration project in the state of Virginia.
Alstom Grid energy market software now allows PJM Interconnection to respond more efficiently to rising demand for electricity with fast-ramping energy resources.
Alstom joins partners to develop and deploy an innovative approach to energy storage.
Activity is growing at Alstom’s rail manufacturing site in Hornell, NY, and we got the details from Site Managing Director Mark Darrow.
As of this week, Alstom’s Hornell, New York manufacturing site has received the first cars from two rail fleets to be modernized under contracts with Boston’s MBTA.
Alstom's Pierre Gauthier recently emphasized the importance of infrastructure investments as a driver of U.S. economic competitiveness during a Washington, DC forum.
Alstom has been selected to provide three state-of-the-art heat recovery steam generators (HRSGs) for Dominion Virginia Power’s new 1,300 megawatt Brunswick County Power Station.
Between 1 April and 30 September 2012, Alstom booked a sound level of orders at €12.1 billion, up 19% compared to the first half of last year, driven in particular by a strong semester for Transport. Over the same period, sales were up 4%, amounting to €9.7 billion.
Boston's MBTA has awarded Alstom two contracts for the modernization of its Green Line light-rail vehicle fleet and a fleet of bi-level commuter rail cars.
Alstom’s grid experts showcase smart grid expertise and local capabilities at the University of Washington’s Sustainability Day.
Alstom has invested an additional US$40m in the American company BrightSource Energy, Inc to reinforce its partnership with the pioneering solar power company, which is a leader in the concentrated solar thermal tower technology.
Mike Atkinson, President of Alstom Grid North America, recently was appointed to the Board of Directors of the GridWise Alliance industry association.
Alstom’s Lionel Chailleux today delivered a panel presentation on offshore wind connections.
Alstom’s circuit breaker production site in Charleroi, Pennsylvania recently hosted attendees of an industry manufacturing and maintenance forum.
On Saturday, 6 Oct, Alstom’s Chattanooga boiler manufacturing team hosted an open house for families and community partners to mark their 1,000th day without a loss time accident.
Alstom’s Robert Hilton today addressed members of Congress on the testing and support needed to make carbon capture and storage (CCS) a viable clean-coal technology.
Alstom's annual Clean Power Workshops engages key customers and industry experts on the future of clean energy technology.
Alstom’s Chattanooga team recently welcomed nearly 100 guests who toured the company’s power systems manufacturing facility during a high-level industry forum.
Alstom’s Pierre Gauthier this week delivered a keynote speech at Coal-Gen 2012 focused on industry challenges, technology and the future of coal-fired electricity.
Field tests are underway in California on new Alstom smart grid monitoring technology that will reduce outages and usher in a new era of grid stability.
Alstom’s Francois Lacote, father of France’s first high-speed train talks about the current state of high-speed rail technology at the 2012 UIC Conference.
Hydro was Topic #1 this week, as Alstom’s U.S. President Pierre Gauthier challenged the industry to raise awareness of this abundant source of renewable energy.
Alstom technology experts traveled to Washington, D.C. last week to discuss the evolving role of coal in America's energy portfolio.
Alstom today announced it has secured a new patent for its Mer-Cure™ process that reduces mercury emissions from coal-fired power plants.
Alstom today lauded a partnership between leading research agencies in the U.S. & the Netherlands as a positive development for the on and offshore wind industries.
In just a few weeks, Alstom experts will join a global discussion in Las Vegas on strategies for advancing the use of concentrating solar power technology.
Alstom Chairman and CEO Patrick Kron today joined customers, industry partners and two U.S. Senators for a forum on American energy and transportation policy.
Alstom Grid recently hosted its annual North American User Group to drive innovation in the electric utility control center and pipeline SCADA markets
During the 2012 AWEA WINDPOWER conference, Alstom experts will spotlight the company’s latest wind energy product updates as well as strategies for optimizing wind economics.
Alstom, a world leader in power generation technology, today celebrated the first shipment of a GT24 gas turbine from its state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Alstom experts last week joined global colleagues to discuss technical and policy next steps in the advancement of carbon capture and storage technology.
Alstom has been tapped to provide California’s Castaic hydro power plant with a new hooped pelton runner and deliver two Francis runners for the Trinity hydro plant.
This week, Alstom’s team in Knoxville, Tennessee will welcome their sons & daughters for a day of fun showcasing the value of education in science and math.
Alstom has been selected to provide its integrated distribution management system for Maui Electric Company’s Smart Grid demonstration project.
Alstom’s recently joined the World Bank and others to examine sustainability and green growth globally by evolving towards “Smart Cities.”
Alstom has been selected to update a critical power transmission line in the U.S. state of Alaska with smart grid technologies to ensure long-term reliability.
Alstom today introduced a new product – the Raymond® 120” Roller Mill System – to meet growing needs for solid fuel alternatives requiring greater milling capacity.
Alstom to supply NID™ Dry Flue Gas Desulphurization (DFGD) Systems for two 660 MW coal-fired units at the Homer City Generating Station in Indiana County, Pennsylvania.
Alstom today strengthened its offering to the oil & natural gas sectors with its purchase of EvolutionSCADA, a provider of open pipeline SCADA technology.
Alstom's North American wind business recently supported the state of Virginia's first-ever wind turbine design contest for middle and high school students.
Alstom today inaugurated a state-of-the-art solar power array that will provide clean energy for its Chattanooga boiler services facility.
Alstom today introduced a new industrial milling system capable of producing materials 5 times finer that current systems while using 50% less energy.
U.S. Secretary of Labor of Hilda Solis today visited Alstom’s Richmond, Virginia factory and saw American workers powering the country’s long-term competitiveness.
Alstom Grid today outlined its participation in DistribuTECH 2012, which will focus on Smart Grid solutions to meet the needs of North American customers.
Alstom President Pierre Gauthier today attended a forum where President Barack Obama opened a discussion on attracting new job-creating investments to the U.S.
The U.S. Department of Energy this week released a first-of-its kind report developed by Alstom Grid examining global best practices in renewable energy integration.
A contract worth approximately €150 million by Tres Amigas LLC to deliver High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) converter and Automation technology as well as high availability system maintenance services for the first stage of the Tres Amigas “SuperStation” project in New Mexico, U.S.
Robert Hilton, Alstom’s Vice President of Power Technologies for Government Affairs, and a resident expert on CCS, recently spoke with Melanie D.G. Kaplan of SmartPlanet.com about CCS technology and its role in America’s ‘Clean Energy Future.’
Alstom today announced the successful completion of 5 major retrofit projects on coal and nuclear power plants in the United States. Together, these projects have added more than 200 MW of electricity to the U.S. grid without using additional fuel.
Alstom Grid recently was selected to receive funding from the U.S. Department of Energy for a Smart Grid demonstration project intended to streamline the integration of renewable energy sources and electric vehicle charging stations into the America's energy grid.
Alstom recently announced a partnership with OHL, VINCI, and Virgin to pursue Florida high-speed rail projects.
October 21, 2010 - Alstom Grid and Tres Amigas LLC have jointly announced that Alstom Grid has been selected to provide their HVDC converter technology for the Tres Amigas SuperStation, a first-of-its-kind power transmission hub that will link America’s three primary electric transmission grids.
October 20, 2010 - Alstom and BrightSource Energy today announced a business partnership agreement to provide solar thermal power plants in particular in the Mediterranean ring and Africa.
In October 2010, Alstom Grid was tapped to provide technology for a major U.S. Smart Grid project, as well as perspective and expertise to a U.S. government panel intended to guide the nationwide expansion of Smart Grid initiatives.
Washington DC – 05 October, 2010 -- Officials of Alstom Grid, a world leader in the field of electricity transmission and electric grids for over a century, announced that Dr. Lawrence E. Jones, Ph.Dd (EE), has been appointed by the United States Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to a three-year term on the newly formed 15-member Smart Grid Advisory Committee (SGAC)
Alstom Executives discuss global energy challenges during the 2010 World Energy Council Congress in Montreal, Canada.
In June 2010 Alstom inaugurated a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Chattanooga, TN that will produce the world's largest nuclear steam turbines
June 8, 2010 - By its acquisition on 7 June 2010 of Areva T&D’s transmission business, Alstom completes a decisive stage in its development by forming a new sector, named Alstom Grid, to supplement the existing two sectors in power generation and rail transport, Power and Transport.
Amarillo, TX, May 27, 2010 -- Alstom, a global leader in power generation, today held a ceremony with officials of the Amarillo Economic Development Corporation and others at the state, county, and local level to commemorate the construction of their 115,000 square foot wind turbines nacelle assembly facility in Amarillo, Texas.
In May 2010, Alstom reinforced its offering to the North American wind energy market with the announcement of a new wind turbine manufacturing facility in Amarillo, Texas.
Alstom, a global leader in power generation, today announced that Alstom Wind has signed a long-term, collaborative R&D agreement with the U.S Department of Energy’s (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
May 25, 2010 - Alstom, a global leader in power generation, today announced the next phase of the company's entry into the North American wind power market.
May 20, 2010 - Alstom, a global leader in equipment and services for power generation, said today that it will complement its strong portfolio in renewables through a partnership with BrightSource Energy, Inc. to enter the high-growth solar energy market.
Alstom joins more than 300 exhibitors and over 3,000 participants for HydroVision 2013 in Denver, Colorado.
Alstom joins leaders from the wind energy industry for American Wind Energy Association’s (AWEA) WINDPOWER EXPO 2013.
During this annual summit Alstom executives will engage with energy business leaders to discuss the latest industry trends, challenges, and technologies.
Alstom CEO Patrick Kron and other top executives will share insight on the global energy market during CERAWeek 2013.
During DistribuTECH 2013, Alstom will showcase its full suite of advanced smart grid technologies, from integrated distribution management to substation automation.
GRC meeting is taking place next week in Reno, Nevada, USA. This event gives Alstom the chance to share its expertise in geothermal power.
Alstom power generation experts and executives will join industry leaders this week in Baltimore for the 2012 Electric Power Conference.
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Alstom’s circuit breaker manufacturing site in Charleroi, PA recently was chosen to host ‘Factory Day’ during an industry training conference.
Alstom Chairman and CEO Patrick Kron will lead the company’s team of energy experts in discussions on pressing global energy challenges during CERA Week 2012.
Visit Alstom at DistribuTECH 2012 and learn how our Smart Grid technologies are helping customers bring energy distribution and management into the 21st century.
During the US HSR conference in New York, Alstom will lend its insights and perspective as one of the world's leading providers of high-speed rail equipment and technology.
November 2010 forum to discuss the path forward for high-speed rail projects in the state of Florida.
Alstom will attend the Fall 2010 Smart Grid Roadshow and spotlight its role in the Pacific Northwest Smart Grid demonstration project and other high-profile projects.
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