Projects & Contracts – Page 415

CH2M HILL Retained By North Coast Wind

Posted by NAW Staff on October 25, 2007

Denver-based CH2M HILL, a global full-service engineering, construction and operations firm, has been retained by North Coast Wind Energy, a joint venture between Katabatic Power Corp. and Deutsche Bank AG, for the Banks Island wind project. The company's proposed facility [Read More]

Invenergy Completes Financing Wisconsin Wind Farm

Posted by NAW Staff on October 23, 2007

Chicago-based Invenergy Wind, a developer and operator of utility-scale wind energy, has announced the successful closing of construction and term debt financing for its 99 MW Forward Energy wind farm in Dodge and Fond du Lac counties, Wis. The Forward [Read More]

Cape Cod Commission Denies Cape Wind Cable Permit

Posted by NAW Staff on October 19, 2007

The Cape Cod Commission (CCC) has voted to deny an application from Cape Wind for a submarine and upland cable system to transmit power from Cape Wind's proposed offshore wind farm in Nantucket Sound. The CCC's decision document notes that [Read More]

Ohio Investing In Two Wind Projects

Posted by NAW Staff on October 18, 2007

Ohio is investing in two new projects to develop utility-scale wind energy, according to the Ohio Business Development Coalition (OBDC). The Ohio Department of Development, through its Ohio Wind Production and Manufacturing Incentive Program, has awarded grants totaling $5 million [Read More]

OEB Approves Application For Wind Farm Transmission Facilities

Posted by NAW Staff on October 17, 2007

The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) has issued an order granting an application by Canadian Renewable Energy Corp. to construct transmission facilities connecting its Wolfe Island wind farm to the transmission grid. The project involves the construction of approximately 12.1 kilometers [Read More]

PGE Brings First Turbines Online At Biglow Canyon Wind Farm

Posted by NAW Staff on October 16, 2007

Portland General Electric Co.'s Biglow Canyon Wind Farm began generating electricity as the first several wind turbines on PGE's first, wholly owned and operated wind farm began supplying power on the Pacific Northwest's electricity grid, according to the company. Phase [Read More]

Keewatin, Sky Harvest Increase Size Of Proposed Wind Farm

Posted by NAW Staff on October 12, 2007

Sky Harvest Windpower Corp., based in Vancouver, British Columbia, has installed additional meteorological study equipment on Crown land adjacent to a project proposed by Vancouver-based Keewatin Windpower Corp. The equipment will enable Keewatin and Sky Harvest to increase the size [Read More]

Shear Wind Expands Into Saskatchewan

Posted by NAW Staff on October 11, 2007

Shear Wind, a Halifax, Nova Scotia-based renewable energy developer, has begun the initial stages of feasibility and development of leased lands in the province of Saskatchewan. According to the company, the site is located in an area well known for [Read More]

Invenergy Completes Financing For 120 MW Camp Springs Expansion

Posted by NAW Staff on October 10, 2007

Chicago-headquartered Invenergy Wind LLC has closed construction and equity financing for the 120 MW expansion of its Camp Springs Wind Energy Center in Scurry County, Texas. The construction loans were provided by Prudential Capital Group and JPMorgan Chase Bank N.A. [Read More]

LWS Awarded Pole Bid For FPL Energy Wind Project

Posted by NAW Staff on October 10, 2007

Laminated Wood Systems Inc. (LWS), a Seward, Neb.-headquartered supplier of engineered laminated wood poles and pole management products, has received an order for nearly 700 E-LAM wood transmission structures that will be part of FPL Energy's Crystal Lake wind farm [Read More]