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Babcock And Brown Files To Build New Electric Transmission In Texas

Posted by NAW Staff on March 31, 2008

Tejas Transmission LLC, a subsidiary of Babcock & Brown, has filed a notice of its intent to establish a new regulated electric utility business unit to construct, own and operate transmission facilities in Texas. This notice was filed in response [Read More]

Credit Suisse To Invest $300M In Renewables

Posted by NAW Staff on March 28, 2008

Credit Suisse has reached an agreement with private equity firm Hudson Clean Energy Partners whereby Credit Suisse, together with its clients and affiliates, will commit at least $300 million to make principal investments in the renewable energy sector through Hudson. [Read More]

GWEC Adjusts Previous Global Wind Figures

Posted by NAW Staff on March 28, 2008

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) is forecasting that the global wind market will grow by over 155% to reach 240 GW of total installed capacity by 2012. In its annual Global Wind Energy Report 2007, GWEC has adjusted its [Read More]

Parker Hannifin Awarded $1 Million Grant

Posted by NAW Staff on March 28, 2008

Parker Hannifin, a manufacturer of motion and control technologies, has been awarded a $1 million grant from the Ohio Third Frontier Advanced Energy Program for the commercialization of a hydraulic system developed by Parker for use in wind turbines. The [Read More]

Iberdrola Renewables Adds Staff

Posted by NAW Staff on March 28, 2008

PPM Energy and Iberdrola Renewable Energies USA have named Susan Reilly executive vice president, with particular focus on power business activities for the company in the U.S. and Canada. She will be based in Portland, Ore. A member of ScottishPower's [Read More]

AJAX Rolled Ring Strengthens Management Team

Posted by NAW Staff on March 28, 2008

AJAX Rolled Ring and Machine has filled five key positions as the company continues to grow due to strong demand for bearing rings and gears. These appointments include Ken Binford as quality engineer, Bob Komisarski as controller Jeff Arnold as [Read More]

SkyPower Makes Key Addition To Development Team

Posted by NAW Staff on March 28, 2008

SkyPower has announced the addition of Michael Belcher to the company as director of strategic lands. In his new role, Belcher will support SkyPower's initiatives for sustainable development across Canada. Belcher brings over 30 years of experience working within the [Read More]

FPL To Issue RFP

Posted by NAW Staff on March 28, 2008

Florida Power & Light Co. (FPL) plans to issue a request for proposals (RFP) in April to identify and select new renewable generation sources that will help the company reduce emissions, enhance its fuel diversity and maintain system reliability while [Read More]

UWIG Announces 2008 Honorees For Achievements In Wind Integration

Posted by NAW Staff on March 27, 2008

The Utility Wind Integration Group (UWIG) has announced the recipients of its annual achievement award. Winners are Dale Osborn of the Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator Inc. (Midwest ISO); John Kehler of the Alberta Electric System Operator (AESO); Paul Smith [Read More]

Senator Launches Online Petition To Oppose Transmission Corridor

Posted by NAW Staff on March 27, 2008

U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., has launched an online petition to give state residents an outlet to express their opposition to the National Interest Electric Transmission Corridor (NIETC). Casey launched the petition in reaction to the Department of Energy's (DOE) [Read More]