IHI Power Services Corporation awarded a 5-year Operations and Maintenance contract from Global Ampersand, LLC for two biomass facilities

ALISO VIEJO (September 11, 2015) - IHI Power Services Corp. entered into an operations and maintenance contract with Global Ampersand, LLC, headquartered in New York, New York. IHI Power Services will provide full O&M services to the Chowchilla II and El Nido (Merced) power plants, both are 12.5 MW biomass fired electric power generating facilities located in Chowchilla and Merced California, respectively. Chowchilla and Merced built in the late 1980s currently operate under a long-term Power Purchase Agreement with Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E).