E.ON, GE Energy Financial Services Dedicate Grandview Wind Farm
With state and local officials in attendance, co-owners E.ON Climate & Renewables North America (EC&RNA) and GE Energy Financial Services, officially dedicated the 211.2 MW Grandview Wind Farm, located 30   [read more]
Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:58:03 EDT
Nebraska Public School Installs Wind-Solar Hybrid Energy System
Ravenna Public Schools in Ravenna, Neb., have added a wind-solar hybrid energy system on-site. Funded by a private grant, the installers say this is the first integrated wind-solar hybrid installation   [read more]
Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT
Nebraska One Step Closer To Getting State PTC
The Nebraska legislature amended and advanced L.B.423, the renewable energy production tax credit (PTC) for Nebraska. L.B.423, introduced by Rep. Jeremy Nordquist, D-Omaha, requires wind farms to be constructed within   [read more]
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:13:03 EDT
Report: Led By Wind And Solar, Renewable Energy Continues To Lead New U.S. Generation
Wind, solar, geothermal and hydropower combined provided more than 75% of the 1.2 GW of new U.S. electrical generating capacity placed into service during the first quarter, according to the   [read more]
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:58:41 EDT
Legislative Package In Michigan Seeks To Double RPS, Advance Energy Efficiency
Michigan Democrats have introduced a legislative package that - among other efforts - would double the state's renewable portfolio standard (RPS) to 20% by 2022. The legislative package includes H.B.4055,   [read more]
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:51:09 EDT
Senvion Wins 18 MW Order In Italy
Senvion SE has signed a contract for the supply of six 3.0M122 turbines with PLC System's Burgentia Energia. The turbines, with a rated output of 3 MW and a rotor   [read more]
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:45:46 EDT
Gamesa To Supply - And Maintain - 50 MW In Uruguay
Gamesa has signed a new contract with the Spanish developer Smartener for the supply of 50 MW at the Maldonado II wind farm, located in southeastern Uruguay.Per the agreement, Gamesa   [read more]
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:37:42 EDT
BlackRock Infrastructure Purchases Most Of RPM's Iowa Wind Portfolio
A fund managed by BlackRock Infrastructure Investment Group has purchased a 90% interest in an 80 MW wind portfolio, owned by RPM Access LLC, consisting of the 42.5 MW Elk   [read more]
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT
Ontario Court Of Appeals Reverses Environmental Review Tribunal Decision
The Ontario Court of Appeals has reversed an earlier ruling by the Environmental Review Tribunal (ERT) regarding the permitting of Gilead Power's 22.5 MW Ostrander Point wind project, planned for   [read more]
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT
Iberdrola Supplies Wind-Generated RECs To Data Center Provider
Portland, Ore.-based Iberdrola Renewables will supply several U.S.-based Equinix data centers with renewable energy from Iberdrola Renewables' fleet of wind farms. Per the long-term agreement, Iberdrola will supply wind-generated renewable   [read more]
Wed, 22 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT