Sen. Grassley Makes Another Legislative Push For Wind PTC Extension
U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, has proposed amendments to the Bring Jobs Home Act before the U.S. Senate that would restore tax incentives for wind energy and domestic biodiesel. "Renewable   [read more]
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:54:25 EDT
New York Offers $250 Million For Large-Scale Clean Energy Projects
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, D-N.Y., has announced that $250 million is available to fund large-scale clean energy projects such as wind farms, fuel cells, biomass facilities, renewable biogas, and hydropower   [read more]
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:19:42 EDT
NRG Yield Completes Stock Offering Meant To Help Fund Wind Farm Deal
NRG Yield Inc. has closed the previously announced public offering of Class A common stock, the proceeds from which the company plans to use to help buy the 947 MW   [read more]
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:06:32 EDT
Finavera Receives Final $16.5 Million Payment From Pattern Energy
Canada-based Finavera Wind Energy Inc. has received the final $16.5 million payment from Pattern Renewable Holdings Canada ULC, a subsidiary of Pattern Energy Group, for the previously announced sale of   [read more]
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:32:23 EDT
Boralex Inc. Purchases 14 MW Wind Project In France
Canada-based Boralex Inc., through its subsidiary Boralex Europe SA, has acquired the Calmont 14 MW wind power project in France. "With the Calmont wind power project acquisition, Boralex is pursuing   [read more]
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDT
EPA Holds Public Hearings On Proposed Clean Power Plan
Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has kicked off four two-day public hearings about its proposed Clean Power Plan, and groups from around the country are chiming in. The   [read more]
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:09:48 EDT
Alberta Breaks Wind Power Record, Then Does It Again
Canadian province Alberta broke its wind generation record not once, but twice, last week. Between 11 a.m. and noon on Thursday, July 24, Alberta produced an average of 1,188 MW   [read more]
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:00:37 EDT
Iberdrola Starts Installing Turbines At 202 MW Texas Wind Farm
Iberdrola has begun installing the turbines at its 202 MW Baffin wind farm in Texas, and the company expects grid connection by year-end. The project will feature 101 Gamesa G97   [read more]
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:00:47 EDT
Nordex Receives 50 MW Wind Contract In Uruguay
Nordex says it has won a contract from a subsidiary of one of Italy's largest utilities for the construction of a 50 MW wind farm in Uruguay. The project, which   [read more]
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:42:03 EDT
Seminole Finances Single-Turbine Wind Projects In California
Seminole Financial Services, a Florida-based investment firm, has closed $7.35 million in funding for the construction and installation of three single-turbine wind projects in California with developer Foundation Windpower (FWP).   [read more]
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:21:23 EDT