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EPA Recognizes SC Johnson as Top User of Green Power

SC Johnson announced that it is ranked No. 71 on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) National Top 100 List of the largest green power users from the Green Power Partnership. SC Johnson is using nearly 117 million kilowatt-hours (kWh)...

Manitowoc Announces First Intermat Dealer Award

Manitowoc Cranes has announced the first winner of its Dealer Awards ceremony at the Paris-based Intermat tradeshow. Abu Dhabi-based distribution partner NFT won the ‘Excellence in Operations and Marketing’ award.  NFT won the award...

Deutsche WindGuard Discovers Gaps in Anemometer Classification

In a recently published white paper, consultant Deutsche WindGuard discloses the need for amending and specifying the basics for anemometer classification defined in IEC 61400-12-1.  To date it is custom to classify anemometers under the...

Siemens Gamesa seals a 508 MW Deal to Repower Three Wind Farms in the US

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) announces that it has signed two agreements with a subsidiary of NextEra Energy Resources to repower 508 MW in the US at three wind farms in Texas, demonstrating once again its strong multi-brand technical...

Manitowoc Announces ‘Best Sales Progression in 2017’ Dealer Award

Manitowoc Cranes has announced the second winner of its prestigious Dealer Awards during Intermat in Paris, France. Matebat won ‘Best Sales Progression in 2017’ after an exceptional sales performance last year.  Philippe Cohet, president...

Siemens Gamesa Selected to Supply 225 MW for U.S. Wind Project

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) announced that the company will supply 98 SWT-2.3-108 wind turbines for an undisclosed project located in Kansas. The wind farm will span across over 40,000 acres of land and can supply enough energy for nearly...

Deutsche Windtechnik is Entering US Market

The independent full-scope multi-brand specialist Deutsche Windtechnik is entering the US market – The high quality of service and flexible contract options provided by the company enable new optimization potential for US...

Manitowoc Strengthens Operations in the Philippines

Manitowoc is expanding its sales team with a trio of appointments in the Philippines, as the range of cranes it supplies to the country continues to grow. Albert Hernandez and Carlo Tarifa are new in-country sales managers for Potain tower cranes;...

Wells Fargo, NextEra Energy Join to Boost Clean Energy in California, Indiana, Nebraska

Following Wells Fargo’s (NYSE: WFC) $200-billion 

Potain takes center stage at Intermat Paris 2018

Manitowoc is celebrating a significant milestone, showcasing its newest tower cranes and highlighting several innovative tower crane components at Intermat Paris 2018 in France. Potain is taking center stage at the tradeshow, which is being held...

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