Projects & Contracts

Vestas Announces Trio Of Chinese Wind Orders

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 29, 2017

Vestas has announced three separate orders for wind projects in China. The first order comprises 22 V110-2.0 MW turbines delivered in 2.2 MW power-optimized mode. The project (the customer of which has not been disclosed) will be located in eastern [Read More]

Clean Line, Missouri Stakeholders Make The Case For Grain Belt Express

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 27, 2017

Last week, Missouri municipalities, Walmart, the Missouri Industrial Energy Consumers and others made their case to Missouri regulators in support of Clean Line Energy Partners’ Grain Belt Express Clean Line. According to the developer, the proposed transmission line, which would [Read More]

GE Bringing Haliade Offshore Wind Giants To Chinese Demo

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 27, 2017

GE Renewable Energy has been selected by the Fuqing Haixia Electricity Generation Co. – a joint venture between China Three Gorges and Fujian Energy – to deliver three Haliade 150-6 MW offshore wind turbines to the Fujian Xinghua Gulf demo [Read More]

Statoil Ups Its Share In Dogger Bank Offshore Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 24, 2017

Statoil and Statkraft have completed a transaction in which Statoil has increased its share in the Dogger Bank offshore wind development. Statoil has now acquired an additional 12.5% – taking its share to 37.5%. SSE has acquired the other 12.5% [Read More]

Race Bank Offshore Wind Farm Goes With SgurrEnergy For Monitoring

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 23, 2017

SgurrEnergy, part of Wood Group’s clean energy business, has been awarded a construction monitoring contract for the Race Bank Wind Farm, a 573 MW project to be located 17 miles off the Norfolk, England, coast. The contract will be followed [Read More]

Floating Offshore Wind Moves Forward In Scotland

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 22, 2017

Dounreay Tri Ltd. has inked planning consent from the Scottish government for the installation of a floating wind farm to be located 9 kilometers off the northern coast of Scotland. According to Renewable Energy Systems (RES), this decision means the [Read More]

Energy Company Signs Up For Power From DONG Offshore Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 22, 2017

DONG Energy has signed a deal with U.K. green energy company Good Energy to supply power from the Westermost Rough Offshore Wind Farm. The deal secures 12% of the output of the 210 MW project, which is operated by DONG [Read More]

Deal Signed For Altamont Pass Repowered Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 21, 2017

Salka LLC, a San Diego-based renewable energy company, has signed a purchase and sale agreement for the Summit Wind Project, a 55 MW wind farm under development in the east San Francisco Bay area. The agreement was signed with Castlelake [Read More]

Peak View Wind Project Welcomed To Southern Colorado Grid

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 20, 2017

With the integration of its 60 MW Peak View Wind Project into the grid, Black Hills Energy is bringing renewable energy to its more than 94,000 customers in southern Colorado. The 34-turbine wind farm is located near Walsenburg, Colo. Completed [Read More]

That’s The Last Of It: NV Energy Kills Coal Plant, Moves Toward Renewables

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 20, 2017

As part of a goal to further reduce Nevada’s carbon emissions, Las Vegas-based NV Energy has taken down the fourth and final unit of its 257 MW coal-fired Reid Gardner Generating Station. Thus, the facility is no longer providing energy [Read More]