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Army Issues New Round of $7B Renewable Energy Program Awards; Robert Ruch Comments

The U.S. Army added 21 companies in January and February to the branch’s $7 billion program covering work to develop and produce renewable energy for the Army and Defense Department. Seventy-nine contractors now hold positions on the 30-year program and awardees will compete for task orders to provide renewable energy by …

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Engility’s IRG Subsidiary to Help USAID Hold Clean Energy Seminars; Tony Smeraglinolo Comments

An Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) subsidiary has won a $7.8 million task order to help the U.S. Agency for International Development conduct training workshops and online seminars on clean energy. IRG will work with USAID’s energy staff and their international counterparts under the single-award cost-plus fixed fee, Engility said Wednesday. “This …

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Leidos to Take Over Connecticut Biomass Project; John Jumper Comments

Leidos Holdings (NYSE: LDOS) has agreed to take full control of a biomass power plant being built in Plainfield, Conn. through a consensual foreclosure process. The 37.5-megawatt facility is expected to generate electricity for 37, 000 households and is scheduled for completion by the end of this year and was …

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Army Picks 22 Solar Tech Contractors for $7B Program

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has selected 22 contractors to compete for task order projects relating to solar technology under a $7 billion contract vehicle for renewable energy. Both the Army and Defense Department will issue the task orders under the Renewable and Alternative Energy Power Production for DoD Installations program, through which …

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Siemens to Supply 116 Wind Turbines for Green Power Plant

Siemens Energy will manufacture 116 wind turbines that Portland General Electric intends to use for a power plant to supply about 84, 000 U.S. households with renewable electricity. Components of the equipment to be installed at the 267-megawatt Tucannon River Wind Farm in Washington state will be fabricated at facilities …

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Army Accepting Bids on $7B Renewable Energy IDIQ; John McHugh Comments

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has issued a highly-anticipated request for proposals, announcing it is accepting bids for an estimated $7 billion renewable energy production contract. The Corps said it plans to award several task order contracts for renewable and alternative energy, produced from contractor-operated plants. “We believe the …

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Army Plans to Award $7B in Renewable Energy IDIQs

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers expects to award $7 billion in shared energy capacity contracts to the private sector for renewable energy. The Army’s Engineering and Support Center in Huntsville, Ala. said in a draft request for proposals it will purchase power from private sector firms and award task orders …

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