Projects & Contracts – Page 4

Senvion Installs First Prototype Of New 3.6M140 EBC Turbine

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 08, 2017

Senvion has completed the installation of the first 3.6M140 EBC (Eco Blade Control) onshore wind turbine prototype, located at the Windtestfeld Nord in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. The 3.6M140 EBC, designed for moderate and strong wind speeds, was installed for 4testwind GmbH. [Read More]

Enel Kicks Off Construction Of Peru’s Biggest Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 07, 2017

Enel Green Power Peru (EGPP) has started construction of Wayra I, Enel’s first wind farm in Peru. Located in the district of Marcona in the Ica region, the facility (previously named Nazca) will have a total capacity of 132 MW, [Read More]

E.ON Gets To Work On Energy Storage At Texas Wind Farms

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 06, 2017

E.ON has begun construction on its Texas Waves energy storage projects, which are co-located at the company’s existing Pyron and Inadale wind farms in west Texas. Texas Waves consists of two 9.9 MW, short-duration energy storage projects using lithium-ion battery [Read More]

First Power Generated At DONG Energy’s Walney Extension

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 05, 2017

Electricity has been generated for the first time at DONG Energy’s Walney Extension Offshore Wind Farm, located off the coast of Cumbria, England. Now that MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has installed the first of 40 V164-8.0 MW turbines, power is [Read More]

Siemens Gamesa To Repower Texas Wind Duo For NextEra

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 05, 2017

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has been selected by NextEra Energy Resources to repower two wind farms in Texas. The repowering is expected to deliver up to 25% more annual energy production, boost reliability and efficiency, and extend service life. [Read More]

SSE, Statoil Form New JV For Dogger Bank Offshore Projects

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 01, 2017

Energy companies SSE and Statoil have formed a new 50/50 joint venture to collaboratively progress three of the four consented Dogger Bank offshore wind projects toward financial investment decisions. Located 125 to 195 kilometers off the east coast of Yorkshire, [Read More]

Vestas Providing Turbines For Mongolia’s Developing Wind Market

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 31, 2017

ENGIE, Ferrostaal, the Danish Climate Investment Fund and Mongolian entrepreneur Radnaabazar Davaanyam have reached financial close to build and operate the 55 MW, Vestas-powered Sainshand wind park in Mongolia. The project, located at Sainshand Soum in the Dornogobi Province, is [Read More]

Capital Power Nails Down Long-Term Contract For North Dakota Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 31, 2017

Edmonton, Alberta-based Capital Power Corp. has secured a long-term contract for its 99 MW New Frontier Wind project in North Dakota. Capital Power will operate New Frontier Wind under a contract with an investment-grade U.S. financial institution. The agreement will [Read More]

GE Signs Deal For 150 MW Wind Project In Pakistan

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 28, 2017

GE recently signed an agreement with Tricon Boston Consulting Pvt. Ltd., a special purpose vehicle set up by Sapphire Textile Mills Ltd., for the provision and installation of a 150 MW wind project in Jhimpir, Pakistan. Under the agreement, GE [Read More]

Connecticut Firm Sells Texas Wind Interests To Munich Re

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 24, 2017

Greenwich, Conn.-based Starwood Energy Group Global LLC, a private investment firm focused on energy infrastructure, has sold 49% of its interests in the Horse Creek and Electra wind farms to Munich Re Group. Horse Creek and Electra, located in Haskell [Read More]