FuelCell awarded 5.6MW of power plants by United Illuminating FuelCell (FCEL) announced another utility-scale award for two 2.8 megawatt DFC3000 fuel cell power plants by United Illuminating, part of UIL Holdings Corporation (UIL). One power plant will be located in Bridgeport, Connecticut as part of a distributed renewable power generation project that also includes a solar array. The second installation will be located within the UI service territory at a site to be named in the next 30 days. These two fuel cell plants will provide continuous baseload power to the electric grid adequate to power approximately 5,600 homes, generated in a highly efficient and environmentally friendly manner. FuelCell Energy will install the power plants and operate and maintain them for 20 years under long term service agreements. The plants are expected to be operational in early 2015.