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Microturbine Powers 3rd Isolated Compressor Station

FEBRUARY 2019 – A large midstream and pipeline company ordered its third Capstone Microturbine for installation at a large unmanned compressor station in Wyoming ‒ a C800 Signature Series microturbine from Horizon Power Systems. With Wyoming one of the top five states with natural-gas reserves, the company is increasing its presence as oil and gas […]

Once…Twice…How about 70 times company turns to Horizon Power for microturbines

NOVEMBER 2018 – In just six months, a pipeline company that transports much of North America’s natural gas  added 16 Capstone Microturbines to its 70-unit fleet in the Western United States. Over the past 15 years, the company has replaced reciprocating engines with microturbines purchased from Capstone distributor Horizon Power Systems. The pipeline company has […]

Producer Wants Capstone Microturbines’ Average 99% Power Availability

JULY 11, 2018 – Needing round-the-clock power at a remote South Texas gas processing facility, a large oil and gas producer purchased a 1 megawatt Capstone microturbine from Horizon Power Systems. The C1000S microturbine will be commissioned later this year. The natural gas-fueled Signature Series C1000 microturbine will provide prime power to critical equipment at […]

Fortune 100 Manufacturer Can’t Pass Up 2nd Microturbine

MAY 15, 2018 – A Fortune 100 manufacturer of computer parts ordered yet another Capstone Microturbine to help provide low-cost power, heat, and air conditioning to a recent plant expansion. The global company ordered a second Capstone microturbine after experiencing high energy efficiencies with the first that led to lower energy bills, limited maintenance since […]

Add a C1000S to our fleet? “Heck yeah,” says Pipeline Co

May 14, 2018 – One of the nation’s biggest pipeline companies with multiple Capstone Turbine microturbines in its fleet has ordered its largest microturbine to date — a C1000 Signature Series microturbine that will power critical equipment at a remote natural gas compression station in the Midwest. The 1 megawatt natural-gas fueled microturbine, sold by […]

Get 10% Tax Credit for Microturbine & CHP Projects

Feb. 12, 2018 — The 10% federal Investment Tax Credit (ITC), which was extended by Congress and President Trump through the end of 2021, will benefit companies that invest in microturbines and combined heat and power (CHP) projects. The tax credit, included in the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, will continue to apply to purchases of […]

Distributed Energy Magazine: “Great Things Come in Small Packages”

SEPT/OCT 2017 — “The famous saying ‘smaller is better’ is not necessarily true. A more accurate statement would be that “appropriate scale is better.” This brings us to the use of microturbines and their appropriate applications.” Read this fascinating article about microturbines, a technical explanation of how they work, and their integration into microgrids.   Microturbines-Distributed […]

Letter to Congress: Include Clean-Energy Tax Credit in Tax Reform

Letter sent to all members of Congress across Horizon Power’s territory on October 27, 2017: Horizon Power Systems is the exclusive distributor among 13 states – including Wyoming — of low-emission Capstone Microturbines, an advanced, energy-saving power technology that is eligible for a clean-energy Investment Tax Credit (ITC) that inadvertently expired in 2016. I am […]

Horizon Power Meets With Utah Sen. Hatch Staff & Other Congressional Staff

SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 30, 2017 — Horizon Power Systems, Utah Clean Energy, and the national Clean Energy Business Network met with district offices of Senators Hatch (R-UT) and Lee (R-UT), and Representatives Stewart (R-UT-2) and Love (R-UT-4). Seven Utah clean energy business leaders  — including Horizon Power’s Jeff Dixon, Corporate Account Manager — discussed […]