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INNIO to Supply Six Jenbacher Gas Engines for Innovative Microgrid Project in Finland

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INNIO* announced today that it will supply six Jenbacher* gas engines for the LEMENE microgrid project in Finland, helping the Finnish government reach its climate goal of having 100 percent of its energy come from renewable sources by 2030. The LEMENE flagship project will be the largest energy self-sufficient business district using renewable energy in Finland. The combined heat and power (CHP) plant will enhance the security of the electricity supply in the Marjam¤ki area, located close to the city of Tampere, and the thermal energy will be used for district heating.

The LEMENE project is key to helping the Finnish government reach its national energy decarbonization goals and to make the Marjam¤ki industrial district energy self-sustaining. We chose Jenbacher gas engines because of INNIOs long-standing experience with gas engines, especially with burning greener gases such as biomethane. These six gas engines will provide the district with reliable, efficient and economically friendly power and heating, said Toni Laakso, chief executive officer, Lemp¤¤l¤n Energia Ltd.

Located in the Marjam¤ki industrial area in the Lemp¤¤l¤ municipality, the LEMENE microgrid project will have a variable renewable energy source as twin 2-megawatt (MW) solar power plants. The six gas engines, with a total capacity of 8.1 MWs, are the key elements providing secure energy as the solar power production varies. The microgrid also comprises a fuel cell solutionproviding a total of 130 kilowattsand a battery to even out temporary fluctuations in energy production. INNIOs three Jenbacher J416 and three Jenbacher J420 CHP units will run on natural gas or biomethane as available to make the gas engine a CHP carbon-neutral solution.

The entire system is expected to be commissioned by the summer of 2019.

With the European Union setting targets for a more sustainable energy supply based on renewables, each member country has set its own targets until 2030. CHP and district heating will provide a significant contribution to achieve Finlands targets of national energy savings until 2030. Furthermore, Finlands Prime Minister Juha Sipil¤ mandated the increase of the use of renewable energy to more than 50 percent during the 2020s and self-sufficiency to more than 55 percent.

By using INNIOs Jenbacher gas engine CHP system, the LEMENE project will avoid 235 kilograms of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per megawatt-hour of electricity produced compared to electricity-only operation and heat provided by a natural gas boiler. The result is a reduction of 7,629 tons annually of CO2 if all six engines run a total of 4,000 operating hours per heating season.

Running the same gas engine CHP system on carbon-neutral biomethane compared to natural gas, the avoidance of CO2 results in an additional 15,725 tons annually, making the six gas engine CHP system a dispatchable renewable energy source.

The six Jenbacher engines will be installed at four different sites located in close proximity to each other, connected together with the solar plants, the fuel cells and the battery storage system to a microgrid system. The energy self-sufficient local grid operates mainly as part of the public electrical grid, but it can also operate as a supporting reserve system for the public electrical grid, or as an independent off-grid, on-demand system. The heat from the gas engines is provided to the local district heating network.

Our Jenbacher Type 4 gas engines are energy-efficient options to generate electricity and utilize waste heat while reducing CO2 emissions with high reliability and availability. The LEMENE microgrid project is a unique and independent energy self-supporting plant that is an example of the future of power generation. With the growing biomethane availability, more and more of our gas engines are becoming a source for renewable, dispatchable power generation, said Carlos Lange, President and CEO of INNIO.

The LEMENE project is one of 11 key energy projects in 2017 that have been granted an investment aid from the Finnish Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment. The total amount of aid allocated for key energy projects in 2017 was ‚¬39.7 million of which the LEMENE project was granted ‚¬4.97 million. The Finnish government allocated a total of ‚¬100 million for renewable energy and new technology investments for 2016 to 2018.

INNIOs Channel Partner for Jenbacher gas engines in Finland is H¶yrytys Oy. The LEMENE project is operated by Lemp¤¤l¤n Energia Ltd., which is a subsidiary of and wholly owned by Lemp¤¤l¤n L¤mp¶ Ltd. The former operates as a production company for the latter, producing district heating using solid fuels, such as peat, wood chips and sawdust.

* INNIO and Jenbacher are trademarks.

About INNIO

INNIO is a leading solutions provider of gas engines, power equipment, a digital platform and related services for power generation and gas compression at or near the point of use. With our Jenbacher and Waukesha product brands, INNIO pushes beyond the possible and looks boldly toward tomorrow. Our diverse portfolio of reliable, economical and sustainable industrial gas engines generates 200 kW to 10 MW of power for numerous industries globally. We can provide life cycle support to the more than 48,000 delivered gas engines worldwide. And, backed by our service network in more than 100 countries, INNIO connects with you locally for rapid response to your service needs.

Headquartered in Jenbach, Austria, the business also has primary operations in Welland, Ontario, Canada, and Waukesha, Wisconsin, US. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.innio.com. Follow INNIO on Twitter and LinkedIn.

For more information, contact:
Susanne Reichelt
INNIO
+43
664 80833 2382
[email protected]
or
Shaun
Wiggins
Soteryx
+1 (518) 795-8096
[email protected]

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Huntkey Presents at the All-Digital CES 2021

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SHENZHEN, CHINA – Media OutReach – 14 January 2021 – Huntkey, a leading provider of power solutions, announces that today it presents at the All-digital CES 2021, the most influential tech event in the world.

 

Due to the covid-19 pandemic, the world’s largest electronics sourcing fair CES 2021 will be held all digitally from Jan. 11-14, 2021. During this period, all the exhibitors can access to the digital platform developed by CES to showcase their new products and technologies as well as schedule meetings with the attendees.

 

Huntkey is a frequenter of CES. To take this once-a-year opportunity, Huntkey will introduce its PD Chargers, Surge Protectors, Power Strips, LED Desk Lamps as well as other product categories to the attendees.

 

PD Chargers

 

PD charger is a main product category of Huntkey, and many mainstream cell phone brands are using Huntkey chargers. Huntkey has developed a wide variety of cell phone chargers output power of which is designed from 20 to 90W. To meet different charging needs, several models are equipped with USB-A and USB-C charging ports, for example, the 65W USB-C charger comes with one USB-C port to deliver a fast charging speed, and two USB-A ports for the charging for traditional phones.

 

Huntkey has also released 65W GaN charger to the markets. The charger features two charging ports – one USB-C port and one USB-A port. The USB-C port is designed for fast charging speed, independently, it can output 5V3A, 9V3A, 12V3A, 15V3A or 20V3.25A, 65W at the maximum. The USB-A port can output 5V3A or 9V3A, 27W at the maximum.

 

Surge Protectors & Power Strips

 

Huntkey is a key player in surge protector and power strip market, it provides multiple types of sockets and plugs, including US, EU, AU, SA and Universal types, as well as different cable length to meet its worldwide customers’ needs.

 

Huntkey’s surge protectors and power strips are made of flame-retardant material, and are warranted with multiple protections to ensure safety, like over-load protection, over-heat protection and over-voltage protection. They are all flame-retardant and equipped with an inside integral copper bar that can be able to withstand high temperatures and save energy. The less energy is consumed, the lower electricity bills will be. All of them come with a 3- year warranty.


LED Desk Lamps

 

Tow models of Huntkey LED desk lamps are available to the markets. Huntkey desk lamps are energy-efficient and eye-protective for home and office use. These desk lamps are integrated with multiple touch-controllable sensors, like step-less dimming bars, wireless chargers, USB charging ports, and alarm clocks. They are well-suited for reading, working or studying.

 

To learn more about Huntkey, please visit: https://en.huntkey.com/

About CES

CES(Consumer Electronics Show) is a world renowned trade show annually held in January at the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC) in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. It is organized by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) to host presentations of new products and technologies in the consumer electronics industry.

About Huntkey

Founded in 1995, Huntkey is a leading global provider of PC power supplies, power strips, surge protectors, laptop adapters, phone chargers, monitors and air purifiers. Huntkey is an Asia renowned brand, a member of The International Power Supply Manufacturer’s Association (PSMA) and China Power Supply Society (CPSS). Including three total nearly 1,000,000 square meters industrial parks, Huntkey is one of the most famous brands and largest companies in mainland China. It is headquartered in Shenzhen, with branch companies in the US, Japan and Hong Kong, and with cooperating factories in Vietnam, Brazil, Argentina and India.

In 2020, Huntkey introduces its latest photocatalyst air purifier – the desktop air purifier globally. The desktop air purifier is designed portable and it can efficiently remove chemical vapors, odors, haze particles, and many more air pollutants.

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New Inject/Eject Mechanism from Southco Simplifies Installation and Operation with Tool Free Operation

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HONG KONG SAR – Media OutReach – 14 January 2021 – Southco Asia Ltd., a subsidiary of Southco Inc., a leading global provider of engineered access solutions such as locks, latches, captive fasteners, electronic access solutions and hinges/ positioning technology, has introduced a new addition to its successful P7 Inject/Eject series, designed for the popular solid-state drive (SSD) data storage format used in the Telecom and Data Center industries. Southco’s P7-M2 Solid-State Drive Inject/Eject Mechanism features intuitive, tool-free operation, and simple installation and removal of PC boards.

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P7-M2 Solid-State Drive Inject/Eject Mechanism

Southco’s P7-M2 Solid-State Drive Inject/Eject Mechanism can be easily installed by inserting it into the PC board and rotating 90 degrees into place. The PC board can then be pressed into place and pushed closed. Easily removed with the push of a button, the P7-M2 Solid-State Drive Inject/Eject Mechanism features a special tab design that absorbs PC board tolerance and eliminates vibration. The P7-M2 Solid-State Drive Inject/Eject Mechanism also complements industrial design, with a button that customized to match application color preferences.

“Tool-free operation is a priority in PC board accessory installation, and our new SSD inject/eject mechanism meets this need with a simple, intuitive installation process,” said Global Product Manager Ike Teng. “The P7-M2 Solid-State Drive Inject/Eject Mechanism is easy to use at every step, from installation to removal.”

About Southco

Southco, Inc. is the leading global designer and manufacturer of engineered access solutions. From quality and performance to aesthetics and ergonomics, we understand that first impressions are lasting impressions in product design. For over 70 years, Southco has helped the world’s most recognized brands create value for their customers with innovative access solutions designed to enhance the touch points of their products in transportation and industrial applications, medical equipment, data centers and more. With unrivalled engineering resources, innovative products and a dedicated global team, Southco delivers the broadest portfolio of premium access solutions available to equipment designers throughout the world.

Southco Asia Limited

2401-2406, Tower 2, Ever Gain Plaza

88 Container Port Road, Kwai Chung

Hong Kong

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Donnie Yen appointed as International Image Ambassador of Hong Kong Fire Services Department

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HONG KONG SAR – Media OutReach – 14 January 2021 – To elevate its international image, the Hong Kong Fire Services Department (HKFSD) invited Mr Donnie Yen to become its International Image Ambassador. The appointment ceremony was held earlier at the Fire and Ambulance Services Academy in Pak Shing Kok, Tseung Kwan O, in which the Director of Fire Services, Mr Joseph Leung, presented the appointment certificate to Mr Yen.

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The Director of Fire Services, Mr Joseph Leung, presents the appointment certificate to Mr Donnie Yen.

The Fire Services promotional videos stars Donnie Yen as fire and ambulance personnel.

 

In the ceremonial proceedings, Mr Yen said he was honoured to serve as the International Image Ambassador of the HKFSD. He shared some anecdotes from the filming of the Fire Services promotional videos and revealed that he will, for the department, record a song for the first time ever.

Director Leung revealed that the collaboration was materialised largely thanks to Mr Yen’s distinct heroic image which strongly resonates with the intrepidity of the Fire Services personnel. His dedication to work and perfection-seeking professionalism also coincide with the HKFSD’s spirit to constantly strive for improvement and excellence. With an international perspective and reputation, the newly appointed International Image Ambassador will help promote the department’s professionalism and commitment through various media and platforms, spreading the HKFSD’s name worldwide.

For further details, visit the HKFSD’s official Facebook Page:

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