FYI

Renewables Consultancy SgurrEnergy Announces Rebranding

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 27, 2017

Starting in early May, renewable energy and grid integration consultancy SgurrEnergy will rebrand as Wood Group Clean Energy. Providing engineering and technical advisory services to global renewable energy projects, the Glasgow, Scotland-based company has been a part of Wood Group’s [Read More]

Duke Energy Foundation Funds Bat Conservation International

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 26, 2017

Representing the wind industry’s efforts to help protect wildlife, the Duke Energy Foundation, a philanthropic organization of Duke Energy, is awarding $50,000 to support efforts by Bat Conservation International (BCI) to help with the recovery of the continent’s threatened and [Read More]

DOE Reveals 2018 Collegiate Wind Competition Participants

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 11, 2017

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the 12 collegiate teams chosen to participate in the third Collegiate Wind Competition, taking place at next year’s American Wind Energy Association’s (AWEA) WINDPOWER Conference and Exhibition in Chicago. The competition, led by [Read More]

Student Wind Turbine Challenge Comes to WINDPOWER 2017

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 04, 2017

The “National KidWind Challenge” is coming to the American Wind Energy Association’s (AWEA) WINDPOWER 2017 Conference & Exhibition next month. The challenge is a wind turbine design and performance competition for students in grades four through 12. The teams will [Read More]

Spanish Solar Firm Branches Out Into Wind Power

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 29, 2017

Following 10 years in the solar photovoltaic sector, Spain-headquartered consulting and engineering firm Enertis is branching out into the wind power market. Enertis, which already has a presence in more than 40 countries, expects to have the most success in [Read More]

Enel Green Power North America Cuts Ribbon On New Headquarters

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 24, 2017

Enel Green Power North America Inc. (EGP-NA) recently inaugurated its new North American headquarters in Andover, Mass. EGP-NA, part of the renewable energies division of the Italy-based Enel Group, owns and operates renewable energy projects in North America. The company [Read More]

Wind Advocacy Group Takes Action In North Dakota

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 17, 2017

Pro-wind group American Wind Action (AWA) has announced a new public education campaign in North Dakota. AWA, an independent and bipartisan organization, is executing a six-figure broadcast and cable TV buy, in addition to a statewide digital video ad. They [Read More]

Wind Energy Update Hosting ‘Wind O&M Dallas’ Next Month

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 16, 2017

As wind power continues to grow year-over-year in the U.S., it has never been more important for wind energy professionals to maximize energy generation and operating efficiency, according to a new analysis from Wind Energy Update, which is hosting a [Read More]

Enel Joins Federally Funded Initiative To Advance Clean Energy Start-Ups

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 01, 2017

Enel Green Power North America Inc., the U.S.-based renewables subsidiary of Enel S.p.A., has become a global partner and strategic advisor to Energy Excelerator, a Hawaii-based incubator for clean energy start-ups. As a global partner, Enel will be part of [Read More]

Senvion CEO Meets With Prime Minister Trudeau

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 20, 2017

Last Friday, Jurgen Geissinger, CEO of Germany-based wind turbine manufacturer Senvion, met with Justin Trudeau, Canada’s prime minister. Geissinger was an attendee of the St. Matthew’s Banquet in Hamburg, Germany, where Trudeau was the honored invitee. Senvion says it has [Read More]