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Big Blue Boilers Move Akron Closer to New District Energy System Plant for Downtown

Akron Canton News Summary A 40-foot-long blue boiler weighing 92 tons arrived in Akron Friday morning, moving the city one giant step closer to opening its new district energy system plant for the downtown area. "It's a great day for sustainable energy in Akron, said Marc Divis, the...

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Akron receives first high-efficiency, natural gas boiler for new energy production plant

Megan Becka, Summary AKRON, Ohio – The city of Akron and Akron Energy Systems (AES), the city’s district energy provider, have received the first of three high-efficiency natural gas boilers for the city’s energy-production plant. The boiler, which weighs 97 tons and is 29...

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B&W to build boilers for downtown Akron steam thermal system

Beacon Journal/ Summary Babcock & Wilcox Co., a subsidiary of Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises Inc. in Barberton, will supply three package boilers for Akron Energy Systems, the district energy provider for Akron. The company said it has been awarded a contract for...

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Akron City Council approves $25 million renovation for city's steam plant

Jennifer Conn, Akron Children's and Cleveland Clinic Akron General hospitals have committed to long-term contracts with Akron's steam plant, known as the District Energy System, run by Akron Energy Systems. ( Akron Energy Systems ) Summary Over the past nine years,...