New News information at Modern Power Systems New and updated information from News listed on www.modernpowersystems.com http://www.modernpowersystems.com/ en-us http://www.modernpowersystems.com/ New News information at Modern Power Systems http://www.modernpowersystems.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Goodbye to Reuter Unit C http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newsgoodbye-to-reuter-unit-c-7456101 http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newsgoodbye-to-reuter-unit-c-7456101 by <br/> <br/> After 50 years of operation, the Reuter CHP plant Unit C in Berlin is being decommissioned. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 06:13:00 GMT Queensland OKs 180 MW wind farm http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newsqueensland-oks-180-mw-wind-farm-7455474 http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newsqueensland-oks-180-mw-wind-farm-7455474 by <br/> <br/> Plans for a 180 MW wind farm in Australia’s Queensland state have been given the green light. Tue, 15 Oct 2019 23:59:00 GMT Renewables grow in Ukraine http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newsrenewables-grow-in-ukraine-7455409 http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newsrenewables-grow-in-ukraine-7455409 by <br/> <br/> Rapid renewable energy growth will help to boost energy security in Ukraine, according to analysts GlobalData. Tue, 15 Oct 2019 22:39:00 GMT UK universities clinch PPA deal http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newsuk-universities-clinch-ppa-deal-7455408 http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newsuk-universities-clinch-ppa-deal-7455408 by <br/> <br/> Twenty UK universities have joined together to agree a £50 million renewable energy power purchase agreement (PPA). Tue, 15 Oct 2019 22:35:00 GMT French floater selects MHI Vestas http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newsfrench-floater-selects-mhi-vestas-7455407 http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newsfrench-floater-selects-mhi-vestas-7455407 by <br/> <br/> The developers behind the Groix & Belle-Ile pilot floating offshore wind farm in France have selected MHI Vestas to supply the turbines for the project. Tue, 15 Oct 2019 22:31:00 GMT Drax gas plans permitted http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newsdrax-gas-plans-permitted-7455405 http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newsdrax-gas-plans-permitted-7455405 by <br/> <br/> The UK government has approved plans by Drax to convert two of its coal-fired power generating units in England to gas firing. Tue, 15 Oct 2019 22:27:00 GMT Cubico sets its sights on Colombian solar http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newscubico-sets-its-sights-on-colombian-solar-7455404 http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newscubico-sets-its-sights-on-colombian-solar-7455404 by <br/> <br/> Cubico is to develop a 400 MW solar photovoltaic platform in Colombia in partnership with Latin American developer Celsia Tue, 15 Oct 2019 22:21:00 GMT More certainty needed to ensure wind industry growth http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newsmore-certainty-needed-to-ensure-wind-industry-growth-7455403 http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newsmore-certainty-needed-to-ensure-wind-industry-growth-7455403 by <br/> <br/> WindEurope has called for more action from governments to secure continued growth in Europe’s wind energy sector. Tue, 15 Oct 2019 22:16:00 GMT Fortum to acquire majority stake in Uniper http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newsfortum-to-acquire-majority-stake-in-uniper-7445477 http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newsfortum-to-acquire-majority-stake-in-uniper-7445477 by <br/> <br/> Fortum has entered into agreements to acquire a new stake in Uniper in excess of 20.5%. Wed, 09 Oct 2019 11:31:00 GMT Cottam closes down after 50 years http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newscottam-closes-down-after-50-years-7445469 http://www.modernpowersystems.com/news/newscottam-closes-down-after-50-years-7445469 by <br/> <br/> The Cottam coal fired power station has switched off its generating plant the final time. Wed, 09 Oct 2019 11:28:00 GMT