Biggest US farm gets a blow from a judge.

Biggest US farm gets a blow from a judge.

American Electric Power Co.’s Wind Catcher project received a blow from an Oklahoma state judge who said the project failed to prove sufficient need. More specifically, administrative law judge Mary Candler said American Electric Power Co. had failed to convince the court that customers should pay for the US$4.5-billion wind farm. The judge added that […]

Greensmith, AEP to install 4 MW storage system at Virginia hydro plants.

Greensmith, AEP to install 4 MW storage system at Virginia hydro plants.

Greensmith Energy, a division of Wartsila, and American Electric Power have agreed to install a 4 MW energy storage system integrated with the Buck and Byllesby hydroelectric power plants in southwest Virginia. The integration of energy storage and software with hydroelectric generation is seen to be a world’s first hybridized system of its kind to provide ancillary […]