Projects & Contracts

Broadwind Inks $28 Million Wind Tower Orders

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 18, 2017

Cicero, Ill.-based Broadwind Energy Inc. has announced $28 million in new wind tower orders from undisclosed customers. The company will produce the towers at its facilities in Manitowoc, Wis., and Abilene, Texas. Broadwind expects to deliver the products this year. [Read More]

Boralex, Enercon Seal The Deal On Niagara Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 18, 2017

Quebec-based Boralex has closed its purchase of Enercon Canada’s interest in the 230 MW Niagara Wind Farm (NRWF), located in Ontario. Boralex closed the deal for a total cash consideration of C$232.4 million, subject to adjustments under the acquisition agreements. [Read More]

Bluestem Wind Comes Together In Beaver County, Okla.

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 18, 2017

Renewable Energy Systems (RES) has announced the “substantial completion” of the 198 MW Bluestem Wind Project, located in Beaver County, Okla. The project, comprising 60 Vestas V117-3.3 MW turbines, will distribute power via Oklahoma Gas & Electric’s transmission system and [Read More]

Solar Alliance Selling Its British Columbia Wind Assets

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 17, 2017

Solar Alliance Energy Inc. has signed a letter of intent with Concord Green Energy Inc. for the sale of certain British Columbia wind energy assets for C$1.35 million through a plan of arrangement. The wind asset sale includes a 15% [Read More]

Pattern Proposes Senior Notes Offering To Help Fund Wind Farms

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 17, 2017

Pattern Energy Group Inc. is proposing to offer $350 million in senior notes to fund, in part, the Broadview and Armow wind projects, located in New Mexico and Ontario, respectively. The company intends to use the net proceeds from the [Read More]

Allianz Makes Another Investment In ‘Attractive’ U.S. Wind Market

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 17, 2017

Munich, Germany-headquartered Allianz Capital Partners has invested tax equity in the Kelly Creek project, an Illinois wind farm developed and owned by EDF Renewable Energy. Allianz is the sole tax equity partner in the project. The Kelly Creek wind farm [Read More]

Four Renewables Projects In Developing Countries Ink Funding

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 16, 2017

The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) and the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) have approved $44.5 million for four renewable energy projects – including an integrated solar/wind facility – in developing countries. The funding will support the following projects [Read More]

DONG OK’d For 8 MW Turbines In Offshore Project

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 13, 2017

DONG Energy has received approval of an amended building consent for the Borkum Riffgrund 2 Offshore Wind Farm, to be situated off the coast of Germany. The original consent was granted in December 2011. However, DONG Energy says it needed [Read More]

Work Starting Soon On First Two Sites Of Iowa’s Wind XI

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 12, 2017

MidAmerican Energy has announced plans to build new wind farms in Boone, Greene and Mahaska counties in Iowa. The projects will be the first Wind XI project sites selected for construction. The energy provider announced plans last April to invest [Read More]

Large-Scale Wind Duo Grabs Funding In New York

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 12, 2017

In support of his directive for the state to reach 50% renewable energy by 2030, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, D-N.Y., has announced $360 million in awards for 11 large-scale renewable energy projects throughout the state. The governor made the announcement [Read More]