St. Marys Renewable Energy Corporation will operate the new plant, contracted to supply 30 megawatts (MW) of electricity. About 555 direct and indirect jobs will be associated with the project, which is expected to reach commercial operation by early 2014.Read more
The five hydroelectric projects have a combined installed capacity of 35.2 megawatts and the agreed upon price is $70,000,000.Read more
Domtar will receive $700,000 in funding under the Pulp and Paper Green Transformation Program (PPGTP) to replace the aerators at its mill in Espanola with more energy-efficient models.Read more
The funding will allow the company to purchase more energy-efficient equipment for the facility, which is shown with capacity of 32,000 tons/yr of recycled uncoated freesheet and 18,000 tons/yr of machine-glazed packaging grades.
The $490,000 project will be eligible for a Wisconsin Focus on Energy award. The mill employs 110.Read more