South Carolina utilities seeking bids for 500MW of new solar generation capacity

first_img FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailPrint分享Renewables Now:Power and water utility Santee Cooper and Central Electric Power Cooperative Inc, a wholesale electric services provider, have initiated a bidding process with the goal of procuring up to 500 MW of new solar capacity that is to be installed across the U.S. state of South Carolina.The partners are seeking to award purchase agreements for electricity generated by several utility-scale solar projects ranging from 25 MW to 125 MW of installed capacity.Santee Cooper said it has already sent a request for proposals (RFP) to close to 30 solar developers. The developers will own their projects and Santee Cooper and Central will purchase the plants’ output. Central may become a counterparty to one or more purchase agreements through this process.The two companies will jointly review the bids, which are due by July 30, and start awarding the contracts in late 2020.Santee Cooper plans to add up to 1,000 MW of new solar to the mix by 2024 and an additional 500 MW by 2031. All of the planned electricity will be purchased from third-party providers and will in part replace some existing coal-based power, the company said.[Sladjana Djunisic]More: Santee Cooper, Central seek RFP for up to 500 MW of new S. Carolina solar South Carolina utilities seeking bids for 500MW of new solar generation capacitylast_img read more

Mourinho feels ‘depressed’ about Kane’s injury

first_imgTottenham manager Jose Mourinho has said he feels “depressed” when talking about Harry Kane’s hamstring injury.Advertisement Read Also:Tottenham star claims EPL Goal of the Month awardSpurs host Liverpool on Saturday and Mourinho said he knew Jurgen Klopp’s side would win the league back in October.“When I was working with you [Sky Sports], I told you Liverpool would be champions and this was three months ago,” he added.“For me the situation they are at is no surprise — they are the best team in our competition It is a big challenge and we would prefer to play against them with everybody available but that is the way it is.”FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 The Spurs captain has been ruled out until April after sustaining the injury in Spurs’ 1-0 defeat against Southampton on New Year’s Day. Promoted ContentBest & Worst Celebrity Endorsed Games Ever MadeTop 7 Best Car Manufacturers Of All Time5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme Parks7 Black Hole Facts That Will Change Your View Of The UniverseWhat Happens When You Eat Eggs Every Single Day?11 Most Immersive Game To Play On Your Table TopThe Biggest Cities In The World So FarThe Very Last Bitcoin Will Be Mined Around 2140. Read MoreWho Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme Parks6 Interesting Ways To Make Money With A Drone10 Phones That Can Work For Weeks Without Rechargingcenter_img Loading… Kane is set to have surgery on his left hamstring but Mourinho is not too optimistic about the club’s chances of signing a striker during the January transfer window.“Harry is important and irreplaceable, no player can replace Harry Kane,” he told a news conference ahead of the Premier League clash against runaway leaders Liverpool.“I know you [the reporters] want to speak about Harry, I don’t want to speak because if I speak too much I get a bit depressed and then you are going to say I am miserable and depressed and in a bad mood so it’s better to speak about things that make me laugh.“The reality is that I came here two months ago, I knew the situation. I didn’t know I would lose Harry and Moussa Sissoko for so long.“But the situation was to get the best out of the players that we have. That doesn’t change.”last_img read more