Senvion Opens R&D Center In India
In an effort to scale up its research and development (R&D) capabilities this fall, turbine maker Senvion is opening a new R&D center in Bangalore, India. According to Senvion, the   [read more]
Mon, 06 Jul 2015 12:55:23 EDT
Suzlon Installs 10,000th Wind Turbine Generator
Wind turbine manufacturer Suzlon has installed its 10,000th wind turbine generator during the first half of 2015. "This milestone reinforces the confidence our customers have on Suzlon and also on   [read more]
Mon, 06 Jul 2015 12:47:12 EDT
Nordergrunde Offshore Wind Farm Reaches Financial Close
The 110 MW Nordergrunde offshore wind farm, located 16 kilometers north of the German North Sea coast, has achieved financial close. Developed by WPD AG, Nordergrunde will consist of 18   [read more]
Mon, 06 Jul 2015 12:41:37 EDT
Gamesa And SunEdison Sign Wind Development MOU
Gamesa and SunEdison have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the aim of co-developing up to 1 GW of wind energy projects by 2018. Under the terms of the   [read more]
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 12:03:45 EDT
Iberdrola Renewables Files Potential Wind Power Agreement With Green Mountain Power
Iberdrola Renewables has filed a potential 25-year contract to supply Vermont's largest utility, Green Mountain Power (GMP), with wind energy from the permitted Deerfield Wind Farm. Under the contract, which   [read more]
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 11:58:44 EDT
Pattern Energy Closes Financing On Meikle Wind Project
Pattern Energy Group has completed a C$393 million financing package for the 180 MW Meikle Wind power project located in British Columbia, approximately 33 kilometers north of Tumbler Ridge. Meikle   [read more]
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 11:47:48 EDT
Vestas Picks Up U.S. Orders Totaling 382 MW
Turbine maker Vestas has received a pair of turbine supply orders totaling 382 MW for projects planned for the U.S. market. The first order was placed by SunEdison for a   [read more]
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 11:42:39 EDT
ALLETE Subsidiary Acquires Armenia Mountain Project From AES Corp.
ALLETE Clean Energy (ACE) has closed on the purchase of AES Corp.'s 100.5 MW Armenia Mountain wind farm, located near the Pennsylvania and New York border. ACE acquired the wind   [read more]
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDT
Congress Allows Ex-Im Bank, Facilitator Of Wind Energy Loans, To Lapse
The U.S. Congress adjourned for the summer recess without reauthorizing funding for the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank). Therefore, the credit export agency has lapsed for the   [read more]
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:18:39 EDT
U.S., Brazil Commit To 20% Non-Hydro Renewables By 2030
In an effort to combat climate change, the U.S. and Brazil will increase the amount of electricity generated by renewable sources - other than hydropower - to 20% by 2030.   [read more]
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:12:33 EDT