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VienTek Opens Second Wind Blade Plant

Posted by NAW Staff on October 25, 2007

VienTek, a joint venture between Mitsubishi Power Systems Americas Inc. (MPS) and TPI Composites Inc. (TPI), has opened its second wind blade manufacturing plant in Juarez, Mexico. VienTek adds 131,000 square feet to its existing 346,000 square feet of manufacturing [Read More]

Duke Energy Indiana RFP

Posted by NAW Staff on October 25, 2007

Charlotte, N.C.-based Duke Energy Indiana has issued a request for proposals (RFP) seeking bids for power generated from renewable energy sources, including sun, wind, water, organic matter and other sources. The company is seeking up to 200 MW by 2011. [Read More]

Tower Tech Holdings Strengthens Management Team

Posted by NAW Staff on October 24, 2007

Lars Moller and Matthew Gadow have joined Manitowoc, Wis.-based Tower Tech Holdings Inc., a manufacturer of components for the wind industry. As executive vice president of business development, Moller is responsible for overseeing the development of supplier and customer relationships [Read More]

M-RETS Issuing RECs

Posted by NAW Staff on October 24, 2007

The Midwest Renewable Energy Tracking System (M-RETS) is now issuing renewable energy certificates (RECs) and has completed all user-acceptance testing, according to APX Inc., a Santa Clara, Calif.-based technology provider for the renewable energy industry that is implementing the system. [Read More]

GE Energy Gets Third Planet Windpower Contract

Posted by NAW Staff on October 23, 2007

GE Energy has received a contract of more than $350 million to supply 167 of its 1.5 MW wind turbines to Third Planet Windpower, a developer of wind projects throughout the U.S. The machines will be used in one or [Read More]

Commission Accepts PacifiCorp’s IRP

Posted by NAW Staff on October 23, 2007

PacifiCorp, a six-state electric utility that operates as Rocky Mountain Power in eastern Idaho, has announced it's adding about 2,000 MW of renewable power, mostly from wind, over the next 10 years. The Idaho Public Utilities Commission (IPUC) recently accepted [Read More]

ISO New England Releases Annual Power System Assessment

Posted by NAW Staff on October 22, 2007

The board of directors of ISO New England Inc., the operator of the region's bulk power system and wholesale electricity markets, has approved the 2007 Regional System Plan (RSP07). This year's assessment shows marked progress in a number of areas, [Read More]

Chugwater Wind Association RFP

Posted by NAW Staff on October 22, 2007

Chugwater Wind Association (CWA) has released a request for proposals (RFP) to develop wind energy with a capacity of 150 MW on approximately 10,000 acres in the Chugwater Wyo. area. CWA seeks to work with wind energy developers and/or investment [Read More]

We Energies RFP

Posted by NAW Staff on October 22, 2007

We Energies, the principal subsidiary of Wisconsin Energy Corp., has issued a request for proposals (RFP) for up to 200 MW of renewable energy generation, including wind, biomass, hydroelectric and solar energy. Proposals must be for the sale of a [Read More]

Wind Blade Plant Breaks Ground In Little Rock

Posted by NAW Staff on October 22, 2007

Wind turbine blade manufacturer LM Glasfiber, based in Denmark, has announced the ground breaking of its new blade factory in Little Rock, Ark. It is LM Glasfiber's third blade manufacturing facility in North America and its 11th worldwide. The plant [Read More]