Alberta Breaks Wind Power Record, Then Does It Again

Last week, the Alberta Electric System Operator recorded new wind production peaks in the Canadian province - highlighting how well the grid integrated the renewable energy.

Federal Appeals Court Finds Obama's Wind Farm Decision Unconstitutional

A federal appeals court ruled that the U.S. government violated the constitutional rights of Chinese-owned Ralls Corp. when ordering the divestment of four Oregon wind farms.

Renewables Make Up Over 50% Of New U.S. Power In First Half Of 2014

According to a recent government report, renewable energy sources, such as wind and solar, continue to dominate new electric generating capacity.

Suzlon Facility Lends Key Assist In Developing 'The Wind Technicians Of Tomorrow'

The turbine manufacturer’s Elgin, Ill.-based training facility is the culmination of a program that puts a new twist on a proven method of instruction.

Having Their Say: CanWEA Clarifies True Source Of Canadian Wind Success

The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) takes issue with a recent report summary regarding various renewable energy policies in North America.


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 [Read More]


The upcoming elections in November will be central in deciding the fate of the clean energy industry in New [Read More]


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July 2014 - Volume 11, Number 7

RPS Fulfillment

How Will The EPA’s Clean Power Plan Impact Wind?

The agency’s proposed rule limiting carbon emissions could spell a big opportunity for renewable resources.


Marketplace: Wire & Cable

Why Cable Matters In Wind Reliability, Revenue

Although cables may sometimes be an afterthought, they play a critical role in generation, transmission and distribution.

Marketplace: Wire & Cable

Dispelling Cable Myths: All Lines Are Not Created Equal

Despite an opinion shared by more than a few wind developers, all cables are not the same.

Spotlight: Texas

Should Lone Star Wind Owners Brace For Texas-Sized Trouble?

Despite a near-term boom in construction-related activity in Texas, wind developers in the state may be facing increased development and operating costs going forward.

Industry At Large: Federal Policy

Constitutional Challenges And RPS Programs: What To Expect

The recent defense of Colorado’s renewable portfolio standard could have major implications for other U.S. states.

Project Profile: Hale Community Energy Wind Farm

Everything In Texas Is Bigger - Even The Community Wind Farms

Texas wind developers have pooled their collective forces and are planning to build a 1.1 GW utility-scale community wind project.

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PMSS America Inc., a division of renewable energy consulting firm TUV SUD PMSS, has been selected to provide strategic guidance to the U.S. government on cable spacing [Read More]


DONG Energy and Centrica have decided to cease development of offshore wind farms in the Round 3 Irish Sea Zone through their joint venture vehicle, Celtic Array [Read More]


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Vestas has won a 53 MW deal for a wind power project in Sweden. Allianz Capital Partners, the Allianz Group's investment division for alternative investments, has ordered [Read More]


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, [Read More]


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 [Read More]