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Composite Technology Appoints John Mitola To Its Board

Posted by NAW Staff on October 31, 2007

Irvine, Calif.-based Composite Technology Corp., a manufacturer of electrical transmission and renewable energy generation products through subsidiaries, has announced the appointment of John P. Mitola as an independent director to the board of directors. Mitola has served as chairman of [Read More]

LM Glasfiber Opens Second Blade Factory In India

Posted by NAW Staff on October 31, 2007

LM Glasfiber recently celebrated the grand opening of its new wind turbine blade factory in Dabaspet, Karnataka in India. LM expects the new factory to produce approximately 800 blades per year and create employment for approximately 400 people when ramp-up [Read More]

Jacobs Elected to CanWEA Board

Posted by NAW Staff on October 31, 2007

Larry Jacobs, lead marketing and sales engineer for Vermont-based NRG Systems, a manufacturer of wind energy measurement systems for the global wind energy industry, was elected to the Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) Board of Directors. As sales engineer for [Read More]

Puget Energy Signs Merger Agreement With Consortium

Posted by NAW Staff on October 29, 2007

Bellevue, Wash.-based Puget Energy, the parent company of Puget Sound Energy (PSE), has announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with a consortium of long-term infrastructure investors. The consortium is led by Macquarie Infrastructure Partners, the Canada [Read More]

GE, EDP Ink $730M Wind Turbine Agreement

Posted by NAW Staff on October 26, 2007

GE Energy has signed a global frame agreement with Energias de Portugal SA (EDP) to supply wind turbines totaling more than 500 MW of new capacity for wind projects to be developed during 2008 and 2009 in Europe and the [Read More]

EcoEnergy, HCC To Develop Wind Technology Program

Posted by NAW Staff on October 26, 2007

Freeport, Ill.-based EcoEnergy will partner with Highland Community College (HCC) to develop a wind turbine technology degree program at HCC's Freeport campus. The program will be the first associate's degree program for wind turbine technicians in Illinois, EcoEnergy says. HCC [Read More]

Peter Clibbon Wins Symphonie NOW System

Posted by NAW Staff on October 26, 2007

Hinesburg, Vt.-based NRG Systems Inc. gave away a 60-meter (m) XHD Calibrated NRG Symphonie NOW System to Peter Clibbon of Renewable Energy Systems (RES) Canada at CanWEA's 23rd Annual Conference and Trade Show in Quebec City. The 60 m XHD [Read More]

AMSC Receives 150 MVAR Order

Posted by NAW Staff on October 26, 2007

Westborough, Mass.-based American Superconductor Corp. (AMSC) has received an order from a major U.S. utility for a static volt-ampere-reactive (VAR) compensator (SVC) solution. The turnkey solution is scheduled to be commissioned in mid-2008 and will provide 150 mega VAR (MVAR) [Read More]

DOE, EPA, CRS Name Green Power Leadership Award Winners

Posted by NAW Staff on October 26, 2007

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. Department of Energy and the Center for Resource Solutions have named the winners for the 2007 Green Power Leadership Awards, recognizing advances in developing renewable electricity sources. Baltimore-based Constellation NewEnergy, a subsidiary of [Read More]

Study Identifies Renewable Energy Resources In Arizona

Posted by NAW Staff on October 26, 2007

Black & Veatch, a global engineering, consulting and construction company, has identified more than 5,000 MW of untapped renewable energy resources in Arizona, enough to meet the energy needs of more than 1.5 million customers. Arizona's three largest utilities, Arizona [Read More]