POWER magazine Announces Renewable Top Plants

HOUSTON, Dec. 1, 2011 /Coal Geology-PRNewswire/ — Each year, POWER magazine selects the most noteworthy renewable power plants worldwide to be designated Top Plants. Winning plants are profiled in the December issue, and awards are presented the following May at the ELECTRIC POWER Conference & Exhibition. The winning plants listed below are profiled in the December issue (www.powermag.com):

  • Copper Mountain Solar 1, Boulder City, Nevada (owner/operator: Sempra Generation)
  • EnBW Baltic 1, Darss-Zingst Peninsula, Mecklenburg Province, Germany (owner/operator: EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG/EnBW Renewables GmbH)
  • Kimberlina Solar Thermal Energy Station, Bakersfield, California (owner/operator: AREVA Solar)
  • Martin Next Generation Solar Energy Center, Indiantown, Martin County, Florida(owner/operator: NextEra Energy subsidiary Florida Power & Light Co.)
  • Pelton Round Butte Hydroelectric Project’s Selective Water Withdrawal Project, Oregon(owners: Portland General Electric and the Confederated Tribes of the Warm Springs Reservation ofOregon; operator: Portland General Electric)
  • Sarnia Solar Project, Sarnia, Ontario, Canada (owner/operator: Enbridge/First Solar)


For more than 128 years POWER magazine has been considered the definitive information source for the power generation market. Its annual power plant awards are: Plant of the Year, Marmaduke Award, Smart Grid Award, and Top Plants (gas, coal, nuclear, and renewables).

Jennifer Brady


Web Site: http://www.powermag.com

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