Projects & Contracts

Senvion-Powered Wind Farm Turns On In Quebec

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 02, 2016

Fourty-seven Senvion wind turbines have begun spinning at the 150 MW Mesgi’g Ugju’s’n windfarm, located in Quebec. According to the manufacturer, the project represents the largest First Nations wind farm in Canada. The project features 46 3.2M114 turbines and one [Read More]

With 115 MW Order, Gamesa Expands Latin American Presence

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 02, 2016

Having secured a 115 MW order with EDF EN Chile and Spain’s Ibereolica, Gamesa is expanding its presence in the Chilean wind market. Under the terms of the agreement, Gamesa will supply, install and commission 55 of its G114-2.1 MW [Read More]

Vestas, EDF Energies Nouvelles Team Up For More Wind Farms

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 02, 2016

French energy group EDF Energies Nouvelles has placed firm and unconditional orders with Vestas for three wind projects in France. The turbine orders, totaling 112 MW, are for the 72.6 MW Champagne Picardie, 19.8 MW La Carnoye and 20 MW [Read More]

Vestas Inks 180 MW Order For Down Under

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 01, 2016

Vestas has received a 180 MW turbine order from Australian customer Mt Emerald Wind Farm Pty Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of RATCH Australia Corp. The V112-3.45 MW and V117-3.45 MW turbines will power the Mt Emerald wind farm, located [Read More]

Xcel Powers Up 200 MW North Dakota Wind Project

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 30, 2016

Xcel Energy’s Courtenay Wind Farm, a 200 MW project in North Dakota, is now fully operational. The project is located near Courtenay, north of Jamestown – a wind-abundant area ideal for wind development, says Xcel. The project comprises 100 Vestas [Read More]

EDPR Lands Power Purchase Agreement For Indiana Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 30, 2016

EDP Renewables North America LLC, a subsidiary of EDP Renovaveis SA (EDPR), has secured a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with Indianapolis-based Wabash Valley Power Association for a northwestern Indiana wind project. Wabash Valley Power Association, an electric generation and [Read More]

Nordex Gets Inaugural Order For New Light-Wind Turbine

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 30, 2016

The Nordex Group has received the first order for the installation of its N131/3600 wind turbine, which was just introduced in September. The manufacturer will be setting up its light-wind N131/3600 turbine in December for developer GP Joule. The project [Read More]

GE-Powered Old Mill Wind Farm Begins Operations

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 30, 2016

The construction of the Old Mill Wind Farm in County Monaghan, Ireland, has been completed, and the project is now producing power. The site comprises six GE 2.85-103 turbines with an installed capacity of 17.1 MW. Natural Power acted as [Read More]

RES To Provide O&M Services For Blue Transmission Offshore Assets

Posted by Lauren Tyler on November 29, 2016

Renewable Energy Systems (RES), an independent renewable energy project developer, has been awarded a five-year contract to provide operations and maintenance (O&M) services for Walney 1’s offshore transmission assets owned by Blue Transmission Walney 1 Ltd. (BTW1L). As reported, the [Read More]

US Wind Pushes To Develop Maryland Offshore Wind Farm

Posted by Lauren Tyler on November 29, 2016

US Wind Inc., a Baltimore-based offshore wind development company, says it is confident that it sent a winning application to the Public Service Commission (PSC) for the development of a utility-scale wind farm offshore Maryland. According to the company, US Wind is one of two developers [Read More]