September 8, 2016
Houston, TX – EthosEnergy has been awarded a contract for the full operations and maintenance of the Caithness Moxie Freedom power plant in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, which is being developed and constructed by Caithness Energy, L.L.C. and Moxie Energy, LLC.
The contract is for full care, custody and control operations and maintenance, including mobilization. This will create over 20 full-time job opportunities in the local area.
Gary Keevill, Senior Vice President, Business and Energy Management, of Caithness Energy said, “EthosEnergy’s strong operating experience and technical abilities offered us a resource that adds significant value to the Freedom project.”
Aaron Samson, President of Moxie Energy added, “EthosEnergy’s capabilities and proven track record operating new technologies were critical in Moxie’s selection and made them the operator of choice for Freedom.”
Charlie Hoock, Senior Vice President of Operations & Maintenance, EthosEnergy said, “Our proven approach to turnkey operations and maintenance gave Caithness and Moxie the confidence we could deliver performance in all aspects of their new technology green-field project. This is what sets us apart. Our comprehensive, risk management approach applied in three critical areas, plant performance, regulatory compliance and commercial/financial execution, will ensure that we are maximizing the return on investment for Caithness and Moxie.
“Through our relationship with Caithness, we were able to understand their key drivers for this project and align ourselves with them and Moxie to provide a focused solution.”
EthosEnergy’s operations and management system focuses on maximizing plant performance and availability, mitigating risk, complying with all regulatory requirements, transparent and regular communication, reliability, cyber security and risk management expertise.
Notes to Editor
EthosEnergy s a leading independent service provider of rotating equipment services and solutions to the power, oil & gas and industrial markets. Globally, these services include power plant engineering, procurement and construction; facility operations & maintenance; design, manufacture and application of engineered components, upgrades and re-rates; repair, overhaul and optimization of gas and steam turbines, generators, pumps, compressors and other high-speed rotating equipment.
Moxie Energy, LLC, (Moxie) was formed to develop, own, and operate clean energy infrastructure projects, and to provide consulting services to the energy industry. Our focus is wide-ranging as new energy areas emerge - such as shale gas, solar power, and offshore wind - and conventional energy technologies continue to be improved. Moxie led development of the Caithness Moxie Freedom project from initial concept and worked with all stakeholders to obtain all required approvals for the project.
Caithness Energy, L.L.C. (“Caithness”) is a privately held Independent Power Producer specializing in the development, acquisition, operation, and management of renewable energy and natural gas development projects. Caithness is managing all phases of the construction of the facility and will continue to oversee operations once the facility is operational. www.caithnessenergy.com
For further information contact:
Katie Elder, Head of Communications, EthosEnergy
+44 (0) 1224 367279, email:
Jennifer Gibson – Senior Communications Specialist, EthosEnergy
+44 (0) 1224 367256, email: