NAW Staff

Public Comment Sought On Environmental Impact Of Wyoming Wind Project

Posted by NAW Staff on April 21, 2016

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) has released its Draft Environmental Impact Statement (Draft EIS) for Power Company of Wyoming’s (PCW’s) application for a programmatic eagle take permit and avian conservation plans. The Draft EIS analyzes avian conservation measures [Read More]

Kansas City Light And Power To Add 500 MW Of Wind Power To Portfolio

Posted by NAW Staff on April 07, 2016

Kansas City Light and Power (KCP&L) has announced plans to purchase an additional 500 MW of power from two new wind farms in its service region. According to KCP&L, that’s enough energy to power up to 170,000 homes. KCP&L has [Read More]

ScottishPower Invests $3.5 Billion Into 714 MW East Anglia ONE Wind Farm

Posted by NAW Staff on February 24, 2016

ScottishPower Ltd. is investing $3.5 billion into the East Anglia ONE offshore wind farm, which it says will be one of the largest offshore wind farms in the U.K. ScottishPower aims to have the wind farm be fully operational by [Read More]

Dokie Wind Farm In B.C. Achieves Record-High Generation

Posted by NAW Staff on December 30, 2015

Renewable energy company Alterra Power Corp. has announced that the Dokie 1 wind farm achieved a new record annual generation as of Dec. 23. Located in British Columbia, the 144 MW project surpassed its old generation record of 328,553 MWh, [Read More]

Vestas Nets First Order For V136-3.45 MW Wind Turbine

Posted by NAW Staff on December 30, 2015

After unveiling its V136-3.45 MW wind turbines in September, Vestas has announced its first order for the new machines: Energy company EPV Tuulivoima Oy has ordered 34 of the turbines for the 117 MW Metsala wind farm in Finland. The [Read More]

Gamesa And Iberdrola Partner On Four Costa Rican Wind Farms

Posted by NAW Staff on December 30, 2015

Gamesa and Iberdrola Ingenieria have signed contracts with subsidiaries of Globeleq Mesoamerica Energy to build four wind farms totaling 80 MW in Costa Rica. Gamesa and Iberdrola will handle all the construction and commissioning phases required for the project, which [Read More]

Shermco Names Doug Pittman Sales Manager Of Machine Services Division

Posted by NAW Staff on December 30, 2015

Dallas-based Shermco Industries has hired Doug Pittman as sales manager for its machine services division (MSD). Pittman will be responsible for managing and overseeing the business development and account service team for Shermco MSD throughout the U.S. With approximately 10 [Read More]

New Renewables To Help Keep Ontario’s Grid Reliable

Posted by NAW Staff on December 29, 2015

With the help of new renewable energy and electricity conservation, the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) expects Ontario's grid to remain reliable over the next 18 months. In its latest 18-Month Outlook report, which covers the period from January 2016 [Read More]

Westar Energy To Build 280 MW Kansas Wind Project

Posted by NAW Staff on December 29, 2015

Kansas-based utility Westar Energy has announced it is building a new project that will add nearly 300 MW more of wind power to its renewable energy portfolio. Westar has teamed up with developer Infinity Wind Power to construct the 280 [Read More]

Vestas Supplying 198 MW Oklahoma Wind Farm

Posted by NAW Staff on December 29, 2015

Vestas says it has received an order from RES Americas to supply the 198 MW Bluestem wind project, located in Oklahoma. Under the deal, Vestas will supply and commission 60 of its V117-3.3 MW wind turbines, and the contract also [Read More]