ArcLight Closes Sixth Fund With $5.6 Billion In Commitments
ArcLight Capital Partners has financially closed its latest fund, ArcLight Energy Partners Fund VI. The fund closed with $5.575 billion in commitments, exceeding its $4 billion target and initial $5   [read more]
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:07:40 EDT
SgurrEnergy Expands Canadian Operations
Renewable energy consultancy SgurrEnergy has expanded its Canadian operations base to Montreal and Toronto, a strategic move to build on growing business opportunities in eastern Canada. According to SgurrEnergy, Ontario   [read more]
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:01:48 EDT
Iberdrola's Tule Wind Inks PPA With California Utility
Southern California Edison has agreed to buy the entire output from Iberdrola Renewables' planned 132 MW Tule Wind Power Project, located in the McCain Valley of eastern San Diego County,   [read more]
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:56:33 EDT
U.K. Court Invalidates Enercon Patent, But Is This The End Of The Story?
A decision by the High Court of Justice in the U.K. has dealt a blow to turbine manufacturer Enercon concerning its patent related to power ramp-down after the cut-out wind   [read more]
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 16:41:15 EDT
Report: Wyoming Wind Could Ease California Reliability Concerns
California regulators could achieve savings in water use, electricity rates and greenhouse-gas emissions by turning to Wyoming wind power to help offset the natural ups and downs of wind and   [read more]
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 16:18:31 EDT
Siemens Receives Orders For Trio Of U.K., Ireland Wind Farms
Siemens' wind power and renewables division has been awarded orders to construct, install and commission 52 units of its D3 direct-drive wind turbines at three separate projects, located in Ireland   [read more]
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDT
TransAlta Acquires Wind, Solar Assets
TransAlta Corp., based in Calgary, Alberta, acquired 71 MW of renewable generation assets from an affiliate of Rockland Capital LLC for $75.8 million. According to TransAlta, the deal is in   [read more]
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDT
Presidential Heavyweights Offer Insight On Renewable Energy Platforms
Two prospective presidential candidates recently offered some insight on their energy policies, specifically those relating to renewable energy policy. Hillary Clinton, the presumptive Democratic nominee, told an audience of Iowa   [read more]
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDT
Gamesa Takes Part In U.K. Repowering Project
Gamesa has been tapped to supply nine wind turbines to repower the U.K.'s Ovenden Moor Wind Farm - a joint venture between utility E.ON and renewable generator Energy Power Resources   [read more]
Mon, 27 Jul 2015 13:44:04 EDT
Renewable NRG Systems Redesigns Condition Monitoring System
The TurbinePhD wind turbine condition monitoring system (CMS) from Renewable NRG Systems has been redesigned. According to Renewable NRG Systems, TurbinePhD's automated analysis classifies the health of all turbine drivetrain   [read more]
Mon, 27 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDT