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Microgrids Increase Reliability, Resiliency

Power Summary Increasing the reliability and resiliency of the electricity supply is a focus of today’s power generation industry. In concert with that, more and more utilities, companies, and institutions are establishing internal clean energy goals, wanting to reduce their carbon footprint...

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Investment venture buys Dover natural gas plant

Delaware Business Times Summary A partnership of an out-of-state equity investor and energy operator has acquired the natural gas-fired power plant that also powers Kraft Heinz’s food products plant and Proctor & Gamble’s wipes manufacturing facility. The partners, New Jersey-based...

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DCO Energy and Basalt Infrastructure Partners Acquire Cogeneration Plant in Dover, Delaware

Business Wire Summary DB Energy Assets, LLC, a partnership of DCO Energy, LLC, and the second flagship Basalt fund “Basalt II,” announced today that it has acquired the natural gas fired 111 MW Energy Center Dover, LLC from Clearway Energy Group, LLC. Energy Center Dover, LLC is a...

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Gary Fromer Named New CEO of DCO Energy, Founder and Co-CEO Frank DiCola to assume Executive Chairman of Board Role

DCO Energy Press Release Summary Effective June 1, Gary Fromer will become Chief Executive Officer of DCO Energy and DB Energy Assets. DCO’s founder Frank DiCola will retire from his role as co-Chief Executive Officer and assume the role of Executive Chairman of the Board for DCO Energy and...

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Lessons Learned - Adding a Microgrid to a CHP District Energy System

Summary DCO currently owns, operates and maintains a CHP plant feeding a district energy system at Monclair State University. We are working with the University to add a microgrid for various reasons (high demand ratched for Supplemental power, black start capabilities, growing electric load,...


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Basalt Infrastructure Partners II LP and DCO Energy Form New Partnership

Press Release, Business Wire NEW YORK--( BUSINESS WIRE )--Basalt Infrastructure Partners II LP (“Basalt”) and DCO Energy (“DCO”) today announced the closing of a transaction to acquire a joint equity ownership stake in DB Energy Assets, a newly formed entity that owns four well established...

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Discussion: Competing with on-Site Options: Value Proposition, NPV Cases, and Research on Real World Boiler Eficiency

Speakers Stephen Kutska, Xcel Energy Steve Tredinnick, Burns & McDonnell Jon Wohl, DCO Energy LLC #AnnualConference #ConferenceProceeding #2014 #BusinessDevelopment #XcelEnergy #DCOEnergy #BurnsandMcDonnell #LifeCycleAnalysis


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DCO Energy Acquires Three More Combined Heat and Power Plants

Press Release, DCO Energy Plants Provide Electricity, and Process Steam to Industries in California, Massachusetts and New Jersey Mays Landing, NJ - Atlantic County based DCO Energy, LLC, a member of IDEA, announced that it has acquired three combined heat and power (CHP) plants from...

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Basalt Infrastructure Partners and DCO Energy to Acquire Detroit Renewable Energy

Press Release, Business Wire July 21, 2017 DETROIT--( BUSINESS WIRE )--Basalt Infrastructure Partners II LP (“Basalt”) and its consortium partner, DCO Energy (“DCO”), today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Detroit Renewable Energy LLC (“DRE”). The...

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Microgrid comes to Montclair State University

Summary DCO Energy LLC (DCO) owns and operates a District Energy System serving the Montclair State University Campus (MSU). The system include a 6 MW CHCP Facility. DCO and MSU are embarking on the addition of a Microgrid project, adding 5 MW of peak shaving and backup generation with a...