Projects & Contracts – Page 10

7-Eleven Signs Big Wind Power Agreement In Texas

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 03, 2017

Irving, Texas-headquartered 7-Eleven Inc. has signed an agreement with TXU Energy to purchase 100% wind energy for all of its Texas stores located in “competitive energy markets” – which covers most of the convenience store giant’s locations in the state. The [Read More]

Wind PPA Brings Iron Mountain’s Data Centers To 100% Renewables

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 03, 2017

Thanks, in part, to a 15-year power purchase agreement (PPA) for a new wind farm in Ringer Hill, Pa., Iron Mountain Inc. – a provider of storage and information management services – is powering its data center businesses with 100% [Read More]

First Power Achieved At Northland’s Nordsee One Offshore Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 03, 2017

The first turbine installed on the 332 MW Nordsee One offshore wind project has begun generating power and is now delivering green electricity into Germany’s grid, according to Northland Power Inc. The installation of the project’s 54 turbines began earlier [Read More]

Enel’s 400 MW Cimarron Bend Wind Farm Powers Up In Kansas

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 31, 2017

Enel Green Power North America Inc. (EGPNA), a subsidiary of Italy-based Enel S.p.A., has officially brought online the second and final half of its 400 MW Cimarron Bend wind farm, located in Clark County, Kan. The power from Cimarron Bend [Read More]

Vestas Bringing 3 MW Platform To Texas Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 30, 2017

Vestas has received a firm and unconditional turbine order from a fund managed by Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) for a wind farm in Texas. Vestas will be supplying 43 V126-3.45 MW turbines for the Bearkat I Wind Project, which has [Read More]

Transmission System Operators Mull ‘North Sea Wind Power Hub’

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 30, 2017

Three transmission system operators (TSOs) have signed a trilateral agreement to develop the “North Sea Wind Power Hub,” which the companies say has the potential to supply 70 million to 100 million Europeans with renewable energy by 2050. The Netherlands’ [Read More]

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]