HENDERSON, NV–(Marketwired – April 01, 2015) – Blue Earth, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBLU) an alternative/renewable energy and energy efficiency services company, energized its initial combined heat and power (“CHP”) energy plant at the Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation’s poultry processing facility in Sumter, South Carolina. Blue Earth owns and operates the $5.3 million energy plant. With combined heat and power (CHP) solutions, electricity is generated and the heat from the generator is captured and utilized for useful purposes, lowering energy costs, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and improving energy efficiency.
“We are extremely pleased that our initial CHP energy plant is energized at Sumter and that Blue Earth has become an Independent Power Producer or IPP,” said President and COO Rob Potts. “The IPP model of long term recurring revenue received for Sumter from the host for hot water, scrubbed methane gas and the electrical power sold to the local utility introduces a third operating segment for the Company that is a major milestone and will contribute to our long term shareholder value.”
BBLU is engaged in the clean technology industry with a primary focus in energy efficiency and alternative/renewable energy sectors. We strive to participate in the global movement for a sustainable planet by offering products and services that will optimize energy use, reduce harmful environmental emissions and materially reduce energy costs to our customers. For more information about Blue Earth, Inc., please visit www.blueearthinc.com.