Designed and installed by DT Solar and owned by an investment partnership created by MMA Renewable Ventures, the new solar energy system incorporates more than 3000 solar panels installed atop a facility that houses manufacturing for Estee Lauder's Aramis Brand. The system is expected to generate over 650,000 kWh annually over an expected 25-year lifetime.
Finland's Wärtsilä Corporation is to supply a second biomass-fuelled CHP plant in the municipality of Amel in the Ardennes, the first 'sustainable industrial area' in the southern part of Belgium. The new plant will have a net electrical power output of 3.3 MW and a thermal output of up to 10 MW for district heating. The contract was awarded by Belgian independent power producer Renogen S.A.