Projects & Contracts

GE Adds Emergency Medical Center At Pakistan Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 18, 2017

GE Renewable Energy and Sapphire Wind Power Co. Ltd. (SWPCL) recently installed an emergency medical center within the premises of the 52.8 MW Sapphire Wind Farm in Pakistan. The wind farm is located in Jhimpir in the Gharo-Keti Bandar Wind [Read More]

World’s First Floating Offshore Wind Farm Now Producing Power

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 18, 2017

Hywind Scotland, touted as the first floating wind farm in the world, has started delivering electricity to the Scottish grid. Today, the first minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon, officially opened the wind farm. The 30 MW project, operated by Statoil [Read More]

Senvion Announces Ontario Wind Deal

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 16, 2017

Germany-based Senvion has signed a wind turbine supply agreement with wpd for an 18.45 MW project in Ontario. The company will deliver nine MM92 type wind turbines – specially designed for cold climates – to the White Pines wind farm, [Read More]

Municipal Utilities Propose Two New Brunswick Wind Farms

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 16, 2017

A coalition of Canadian municipal utilities has prepared and submitted joint proposals to develop two wind energy projects in New Brunswick. The Village of Perth Andover, the City of Edmundston and Saint John Energy, in cooperation with the City of [Read More]

Meadow Lake V Wind Farm To Benefit Indiana Electric Co-Ops

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 13, 2017

With the completion of EDP Renewables’ Meadow Lake V Wind Farm in White County, Ind., Hoosier Energy Rural Electric Cooperative Inc. and Wabash Valley Power will soon be recipients of a combined 100 MW of wind energy. A joint site [Read More]

U.S. Trade & Development Agency Funds Near-Shore Wind In Vietnam

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 12, 2017

The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) has awarded a grant to Power Engineering Consulting Joint Stock Co. 2 (PECC2), a Vietnamese power engineering company, to support the development of a 100 MW wind farm in southern Vietnam. PECC2 selected [Read More]

innogy Takes Total Control Of Triton Knoll Offshore Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 12, 2017

Statkraft and innogy have completed an agreement under which innogy has acquired Statkraft’s 50% share in the Triton Knoll offshore wind project. With the acquisition of Statkraft’s share, innogy has become its sole owner. The purchase price has not been [Read More]

Siemens Gamesa Servicing U.K. Offshore Giant For Five More Years

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 10, 2017

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has announced a renewal of its contract to service the 504 MW Greater Gabbard wind farm, located off the east coast of the U.K. The five-year extension is for the operation and maintenance of the [Read More]

Enel Sells Majority Stake In 1.7 GW Of Mexican Renewables Projects

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 10, 2017

Enel Green Power S.p.A. (EGP) has sold a majority stake in 1.7 GW of renewable energy projects in Mexico, including 1 GW of solar and 700 MW of wind. EGP signed agreements with Canadian institutional investor Caisse de depot et [Read More]

Belle River Wind Up And Running In Ontario

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 09, 2017

Samsung Renewable Energy Inc. and Pattern Energy Group LP (Pattern Development) have announced that their 100 MW Belle River Wind power facility has completed construction and is now fully operational. Belle River Wind, located in Lakeshore, Ontario, is expected to [Read More]