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Industrial Info Resources

November 18, 2010 05:15 ET

CH2M HILL Benefitting From "Dash to Gas" and "Rush to Renewables," an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - November 18, 2010) - Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- CH2M HILL (Denver, Colorado) is benefitting handsomely from two major Power Industry trends -- the "dash to gas" and the "rush to renewables" -- and the global EPC firm is poised to profit from increased investments in high-voltage transmission projects and environmental retrofit projects, Alan Champagne, CH2M HILL's vice president of business development for the global power market, told Industrial Info Resources. In 2008, the EPC firm's replacement of a 270-MW coal-fired generator with a new gas-fired, 530-MW combined-cycle generator at Xcel Energy's (NYSE:XEL) High Bridge generating station in St. Paul was named "project of the year" by POWER Magazine. CH2M HILL has also performed environmental retrofit projects for Gainesville Regional Utilities (Gainesville, Florida) and Dominion Virginia Power, a unit of Dominion Resources (NYSE:D) (Richmond, Virginia).

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