FYI – Page 9

Milbank Advises Fengate Capital In 25% Equity Interest Acquisition

Posted by Lauren Tyler on June 09, 2016

Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP has advised Fengate Capital Management, a real asset investment firm based in Toronto, in its acquisition of a 25% equity interest in the San Juan Mesa Wind Project LLC. As previously reported, Fengate acquired [Read More]

Leeward Acquires Membership Interest In Cedar Creek I Wind Farm

Posted by Lauren Tyler on June 02, 2016

Leeward Renewable Energy LLC, an affiliate of ArcLight Capital Partners LLC, says that Cedar Creek Wind I Member LLC, a Leeward entity, has completed the purchase of BP Wind Energy North America Inc.’s 33.33% membership interest in CCWE Holdings LLC [Read More]

Westar, Great Plains Energy Announce $12.2B Merger

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 01, 2016

Great Plains Energy Inc., the parent company of Kansas City Power & Light Co. (KCP&L), is acquiring Kansas electric utility Westar Energy Inc. in a combined cash and stock transaction with an enterprise value of approximately $12.2 billion, including total [Read More]

Nordex Announces Milestones For U.K./Ireland

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 01, 2016

The second quarter of the year saw Nordex achieve two milestones in the U.K. and Ireland: The manufacturer passed 2 GW of sold turbines and 1.5 GW of installed capacity. Recently taking Nordex past the 2 GW mark was Irish [Read More]

ACCIONA Presents Wind Farm Tours Through Virtual Reality Software

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 25, 2016

ACCIONA Energía has created an immersive virtual reality (VR) experience that allows users to make a visit to a wind farm without having to travel to the site. The product – which the company is presenting in public for the [Read More]

DTE Energy Opens Renewable Energy Operations Center In Huron County

Posted by Lauren Tyler on May 19, 2016

DTE Energy says it has opened the Huron Renewable Energy Center in Bad Axe, Mich., bringing 25 renewable energy operations and maintenance (O&M) jobs to Huron County. According to David Harwood, director of renewable energy for DTE Energy, the site [Read More]

GE Racks Up Significant U.S. Orders For 2 MW Onshore Models In Q1

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 18, 2016

For the first quarter of the year, GE Renewable Energy says its new 2 MW onshore wind turbines were selected in contracts totaling more than 1 GW of new wind capacity in the U.S. With generator ratings from 2.0-2.4 MW [Read More]

Edison Energy Company Brings Renewables PPA To The Market

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 18, 2016

Altenex, an Edison Energy company, has made public its proprietary renewable energy purchase agreement (REPA), used for commercial, industrial and institutional clients. The REPA, a power purchase agreement (PPA) for renewable energy, has been used by multiple Altenex clients, including [Read More]

Vestas Finds Strategic IT Partner In Wipro

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 18, 2016

Wipro Ltd. – an information technology, consulting and business process services company – has been selected as a strategic IT partner for Vestas Wind Systems. Wipro will deploy its proprietary LiVE Workspace solution for Vestas as part of a multiyear [Read More]

Blattner Touts Installed Wind Power Milestone For North America

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 16, 2016

Minnesota-headquartered Blattner Energy has announced a new milestone: The company now has 30,000 MW of wind power installed or under contract across North America. According to Blattner, this accounts for approximately one-third of all installed wind power capacity in the [Read More]