U.S. Interior Appoints Abigail Ross Hopper New Head Of BOEM
U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) Secretary Sally Jewell has named Abigail Ross Hopper director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), whose responsibilities include managing the development of   [read more]
Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:08:19 EST
SDG&E's Sunrise Powerlink Reaches 1 GW Renewable Energy Milestone
San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) has announced that the utility's Sunrise Powerlink transmission line is now transmitting more than 1 GW of renewable energy to the San Diego region.   [read more]
Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:08:01 EST
Vestas Receives 34 MW Follow-On Order In Turkey
Vestas has secured a 34 MW order from Kangal Elektrik Uretim for the second phase of the Kangal RES wind power plant in Turkey. The deal comprises the supply and   [read more]
Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EST
Long Island Power Authority Turns Down Deepwater Wind's PPA Bid
The Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) has turned down Deepwater Wind's bid to secure a power purchase agreement (PPA) under a 280 MW request for proposals for renewable energy. Instead,   [read more]
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:37:54 EST
EIA: U.S. Wind Power Capacity Additions Expected To Increase In Final Quarter
U.S. installed wind capacity additions in the first three quarters of 2014 have totaled less than 2 GW, but the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) says project developers have reported   [read more]
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:51:30 EST
ALLETE Clean Energy Gathers Wind Project Pair In Iowa
ALLETE Clean Energy (ACE) has finalized the acquisition of a second wind project in Storm Lake, Iowa, adding another 108 MW to its renewable energy portfolio. The wholly owned subsidiary   [read more]
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:34:44 EST
Nordex Secures Contract To Build 65 MW Wind Farm In Ireland
Nordex has received a contract for the 65 MW Knockduff wind project in Ireland from developer Green Energy Supply Ltd. The deal entails delivery and installation of 26 N90/2500 turbines,   [read more]
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:09:31 EST
Westar Expands Commitment To Kansas Wind Energy With 200 MW PPA
Kansas-based utility Westar Energy says it has expanded its commitment to wind power, having inked a deal to purchase the output from NextEra Energy Resources' 200 MW Cedar Bluff wind   [read more]
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EST
GE Supplying 120 MW Polish Wind Farm
GE has announced it will supply Lewandpol Co. with 27 GE 2.5-103 turbines for the 120 MW Galicja wind farm in Poland. According to the company, 10 of the wind   [read more]
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EST
E.ON Commissions 211 MW Grandview I Wind Farm
E.ON has announced commercial operation of the 211 MW Grandview I wind farm in the Texas Panhandle. Located 26 miles east of Amarillo, the project is a joint venture between   [read more]
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EST