Projects & Contracts – Page 4

Siemens Gamesa Inks Turnkey Wind Deal On Spain’s Canary Islands

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 21, 2017

Siemens Gamesa has secured its maiden order from DISA, a distributor of energy products in Spain’s Canary Islands, for a 23.1 MW facility on the island of Tenerife. Under a turnkey agreement, the company has been commissioned to install 11 [Read More]

Alterra Completes Financing, Partnership For Flat Top Wind In Texas

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 20, 2017

Vancouver, British Columbia-based Alterra Power Corp. has completed financing for the Flat Top wind project, a 200 MW facility in central Texas. In turn, the project has been advanced to its final phase of construction. A fund managed by BlackRock [Read More]

Nordex Secures French Wind Order From New Customer

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 19, 2017

The Nordex Group has been awarded a contract for the installation of the Pays Chaumontais wind farm, located 250 kilometers southwest of Paris in Jonchery. With a capacity of 14.4 MW, the project will comprise six N117/2400 turbines that will [Read More]

Senvion Enters Another New Wind Market

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 19, 2017

Senvion has signed a contract with Croatia-based Vjetroelektrana Orjak for the delivery of five turbines for the Greda wind farm. Located close to the city of Blato na Cetini in southern Croatia, the project will feature five Senvion MM92 turbines [Read More]

Vestas Wins V117-3.45 Order In Dominican Republic

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 19, 2017

Vestas has received a firm and unconditional order for 14 V117-3.45 MW turbines for the 48 MW Larimar II wind park, located in the Enriquillo region of the Dominican Republic. The order was placed by Elecnor S.A., a Spanish business [Read More]

Apex Clean Energy To Manage Another IKEA Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 18, 2017

Apex Clean Energy has announced a multiyear contract to operate an IKEA Canada wind project, Oldman 2, located near Pincher Creek in Alberta. Comprising 20 Siemens 2.3 MW turbines, Oldman 2 generates 46 MW of clean energy for the Alberta [Read More]

Acciona Scoops Up Ontario Wind Farm From Suncor

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 18, 2017

Through its Canadian subsidiary, Acciona Energy International (AEI) has acquired 50% of the 76 MW Ripley Wind Farm in Ontario from Suncor Energy Inc. The Ripley Wind Farm was originally built as a joint venture by Suncor and Acciona in [Read More]

Siemens Gamesa’s New 3.3 MW Platform Lands Maiden European Order

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 17, 2017

Under a 118 MW contract representing the debut order for its new 3.3 MW platform in Europe, Siemens Gamesa is supplying 36 wind turbines at the Baglar and Ardicli wind farms in the Turkish region of Konya. Siemens Gamesa will [Read More]

NextEra Wind Farm To Boost Nebraska Utility’s Renewables Generation

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 14, 2017

Once NextEra’s Sholes wind facility comes online in Wayne County, Neb., the Omaha Public Power District (OPPD) estimates that approximately 40% of its power generation will come from renewable energy sources. Scheduled to become operational in December 2019, the 160 [Read More]

EDF Energy Renewables Acquires 11 Scottish Wind Sites

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 13, 2017

U.K.-based EDF Energy Renewables (EDF ER), a 50/50 joint venture between EDF Energy and EDF Energies Nouvelles, has purchased 11 wind farm sites in Scotland from Partnerships for Renewables, a development and asset management company. According to EDF ER, the [Read More]