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Holland BPW Breaks Ground

Holland BPW Breaks Ground

The greater Holland community took a big step into its energy future today with a groundbreaking ceremony that celebrated the commencement of major construction on the Holland Energy Park. “The important conversation about energy that has taken place in our community for most of a decade has brought us to today,” said David Koster, general … Continued

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Construction to Begin in April

Construction to Begin in April

After years of planning and preparation, next month marks the official start of construction for the Holland Energy Park! Find our anticipated timeline for completion below. Get updates on progress or join in the conversation by following us on Facebook. Estimated Dates Tasks January 1, 2015 Contract signed by all parties February 16, 2015 Site … Continued

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Video: See the Technology behind HEP’s Natural Gas Turbines

The Holland Energy Park will operate two Siemens SGT-800 turbines in combination with a combined cycle process to generate electricity. Learn about the turbines in this video from Siemens AG. Video courtesy of Siemens AG. Copyright 2015, Siemens AG. All rights reserved.

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Barton Malow to Host Subcontractor / Supplier Outreach Event

Barton Malow to Host Subcontractor / Supplier Outreach Event

Barton Malow, the EPC Contractor for the Holland Energy Park, will be hosting an Subcontractor / Supplier Outreach event at the City Flats Hotel next week Wednesday, February 11. The event will be an opportunity for the contractor to connect with local businesses and get a better understanding of the community’s interest as well as provide … Continued

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Dan Nally Awarded Sustainability Newsmaker of the Year by GRBJ

Dan Nally Awarded Sustainability Newsmaker of the Year by GRBJ

Holland, MI – January 28, 2015 — Holland Board of Public Works (BPW) Business Services Director Dan Nally has been named Newsmaker of the Year in the Sustainability category by the Grand Rapids Business Journal. In an awards ceremony at Meijer Gardens this morning, the publication awarded Nally for his leadership in building a sustainable, … Continued

Holland BPW & City Council Approve EPC Contract for Energy Park

Holland BPW & City Council Approve EPC Contract for Energy Park

January 21, 2015, Holland, MI— The Holland Board of Public Works (HBPW) and Holland City Council have approved an Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) contract with Southfield, MI-based Barton Malow for the design and construction of the Holland Energy Park natural gas power plant. HBPW and Barton Malow entered into an engineering services agreement (ESA) … Continued

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Video: Restoring the Land Documentary

Video: Restoring the Land Documentary

The 26-acre site of the Holland Energy Park was for decades a repository for tons (literally) of dumped scrap, tires, broken concrete, tree waste and other materials. Steps to remediate the site included the removal of dumped materials, preservation of plant and tree growth, wetlands restoration and remediation of invasive species. Learn more about the … Continued