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Gamesa Extends Loan Facility’s Repayment Date

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 15, 2016

Gamesa has agreed to extend its EUR 750 million syndicated loan facility until 2022 and improve the facility’s terms. Gamesa says this action will lengthen the company’s maturity profile and make the loan repayable in a single bullet at maturity. [Read More]

NYU School Gets Funding To Support City’s Cleantech Initiatives

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 09, 2016

The New York University Tandon School of Engineering (NYU Tandon) has received a $100,000 grant from Wells Fargo to support early-stage companies in what the university calls New York City’s hub for smart cities, smart grid and clean energy. NYU [Read More]

Enel Americas’ Arrival On NYSE Marks End Of Corporate Restructuring

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 05, 2016

Enel Americas, a Latin American subsidiary of the Enel Group, has begun trading on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). The company says this move marks the end of the Enel Group’s corporate restructuring process in Latin America. The restructuring, [Read More]

American Council On Renewable Energy Elects Board Members

Posted by Lauren Tyler on November 15, 2016

The American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) has announced the election of five new members, including major players from the renewable energy and financial industries, to its board of directors. Greg Wetstone, ACORE’s president and CEO, says the appointments speak [Read More]

International Energy Forum Pushes Renewable Energy

Posted by Lauren Tyler on November 10, 2016

The 2016 International Forum on Energy Transitions was held last week in Suzhou, China, to give government officials, scientists and industry leaders an opportunity to exchange views on energy revolution and to forge a collective response to climate change. The [Read More]

GE Renewable Energy Names New CEO For Offshore Wind Business

Posted by Lauren Tyler on November 03, 2016

GE Renewable Energy has appointed John Lavelle CEO of its offshore wind business, effective Nov 1. Lavelle succeeds Anders Soe-Jensen, who will continue as offshore wind’s commercial and business development leader. In this role, Lavelle will lead the global business [Read More]

American Wind Action Kicks Off Ohio RES Campaign

Posted by Lauren Tyler on November 01, 2016

American Wind Action (AWA) says that it is launching a major issue advocacy campaign in Ohio ahead of the state legislative session at which lawmakers are expected to consider the state’s renewable energy standards (RES). AWA, an independent and bipartisan [Read More]

Broadwind Energy Closes On $20 Million Credit Facility

Posted by Lauren Tyler on October 27, 2016

Broadwind Energy Inc., an Illinois-based provider of wind components and services through its towers, gears and energy services divisions, has closed on a new three-year $20 million asset-based credit line with The PrivateBank. According to the new credit line terms, [Read More]

American Wind Action Supports Rick Yoder For Omaha Public Power Board

Posted by Lauren Tyler on October 27, 2016

American Wind Action (AWA), an independent, bipartisan, pro-wind energy group, has launched a $50,000 radio and digital video advertising campaign in support of Rick Yoder for the Omaha Public Power District Board of Directors. According to the energy group, AWA’s [Read More]

Law Firm Stoel Rives Establishes Climate Change Team

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 26, 2016

U.S. law firm Stoel Rives LLP has formed a multidisciplinary “Climate Change Initiative” team, which the firm says will help clients prepare for the risks and avail themselves of the opportunities resulting from the business and economic impact of climate [Read More]