Projects & Contracts

Siemens Gamesa Wins Order For Hybrid Wind And Solar

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 26, 2017

Siemens Gamesa has won a new turnkey contract for a hybrid wind and solar facility in India. A 28.8 MW solar facility will be connected to an existing 50 MW wind farm, representing the first project of its kind for [Read More]

New Battery Storage Project Installed At Acciona Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 22, 2017

Acciona Energia has opened up a battery storage plant alongside a wind farm in Barasoain, located in the region of Navarra, Spain. According to Acciona, the plant is the first facility of its type incorporated into a grid-connected wind project [Read More]

All Turbines In Place At 332 MW Nordsee One

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 22, 2017

Toronto-based Northland Power Inc. has announced that the final turbine for the Nordsee One offshore wind project, located in the North Sea, was successfully installed today. Now, the 332 MW offshore wind farm is anticipated to begin full commercial operations [Read More]

ENGIE Partners With Investor For Major Wind Expansion In India

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 21, 2017

ENGIE and the Abraaj Group, an investor operating in growth markets in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East, have announced a new partnership to build a slew of wind farms across India. Together, Abraaj and ENGIE have identified [Read More]

Siemens Gamesa Nails Down Another Argentina Wind Deal

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 20, 2017

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has secured a 97 MW wind turbine supply order in Argentina. Notably, the deal marks the first South American order for the G132-3.465 MW turbine. Siemens Gamesa will install 28 of its G132-3.465 MW wind turbines [Read More]

BluEarth Renewables Acquires Ontario Wind Facility

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 20, 2017

Calgary, Alberta-based BluEarth Renewables LP has completed the acquisition of four operating renewable energy facilities from Veresen Inc., including three run-of-river hydro facilities in British Columbia and one wind facility in Ontario. The facilities have a weighted average contract life [Read More]

Wind To Power Seven General Motors Manufacturing Facilities

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 19, 2017

All of General Motors’ Ohio and Indiana manufacturing facilities will soon meet their electricity needs with 100% renewable energy, thanks to GM’s new purchase of 200 MW of wind power. GM will be the sole user of the Northwest Ohio [Read More]

Siemens Gamesa Inks Big Wind Order In China

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 18, 2017

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has secured an agreement for the supply of 300 MW in China. According to the company, the deal represents one of its largest ever in this market. Specifically, Siemens Gamesa will supply and commission 150 G114-2.0 [Read More]

Alterra Acquires Jawbone Wind Development In California

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 18, 2017

Vancouver, British Columbia-based Alterra Power Corp. has acquired the 40 MW Jawbone wind development in Kern County, Calif. The Jawbone development is fully zoned for wind generation, says Alterra. Following a collaborative effort that began over a year ago, Alterra [Read More]

Nordex Breaks 2 GW Threshold In U.K., Ireland

Posted by Amanda Fava on September 14, 2017

Turbine maker Nordex says it has reached 2 GW in installed capacity in the U.K. and Ireland wind markets. Breaking it down by country, Nordex says it has built 1.5 GW in the U.K. and nearly 600 MW in Ireland. [Read More]