Projects & Contracts – Page 415

GE EFS Invests In Texas, Illinois Wind Projects

Posted by NAW Staff on March 17, 2008

GE Energy Financial Services (EFS) is partnering for the third time with global wind power developer Invenergy Wind LLC by investing in Illinois and Texas wind farms that together will produce nearly 250 MW of power. GE EFS is investing [Read More]

WPSC To Acquire Part Of Minnesota Wind Project

Posted by NAW Staff on March 17, 2008

Wisconsin Public Service Corp. (WPSC), a subsidiary of Integrys Energy Group Inc., has signed a letter of intent to acquire a 150 MW portion of the High Country Energy wind project, located in Dodge and Olmsted counties in Minnesota. The [Read More]

Canadian Hydro Announces Melancthon II Decision

Posted by NAW Staff on March 14, 2008

The Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) has issued its final decision in the matter of Canadian Hydro Developer's appeal of certain planning matters relating to a portion of the 132 MW Melancthon II Wind Project. The OMB has allowed Canadian Hydro's [Read More]

Distributed Energy Systems Expands Customer Base In Alaska

Posted by NAW Staff on March 12, 2008

Distributed Energy Systems Corp., a provider of wind power technology, has received an order for one Northwind 100 turbine from Alaska Environmental Power LLC. The Northwind 100 turbine will be delivered to a proposed 320-acre wind farm located in Delta [Read More]

CPS Signs Agreement To Acquire Energy From Penascal Wind Farm

Posted by NAW Staff on March 11, 2008

San Antonio-based CPS Energy, a municipally owned energy company providing natural gas and electric service, has signed an agreement to acquire renewable energy from the first wind farm near the Texas coast. ‘Renewable energy is already an important part of [Read More]

SCE Starts Construction On Wind Transmission Project

Posted by NAW Staff on March 11, 2008

Southern California Edison (SCE) has begun construction of the Tehachapi Renewable Transmission Project, which will include a series of new and upgraded high-voltage transmission lines capable of delivering 4,500 MW of electricity from wind farms and other generating sources in [Read More]

SMUD Doubles Size Of Wind Plant

Posted by NAW Staff on March 10, 2008

The Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) has added 63 MW of renewable energy with the installation of 21 Vestas V-90 wind turbines in California's Solano County. The location of each turbine is based on several years of wind data and [Read More]

GE Seals $1B Wind Turbine Agreement With Invenergy

Posted by NAW Staff on March 07, 2008

GE Energy has secured its second contract over $1 billion with Invenergy Wind LLC to provide wind turbines for new projects. Under the agreement, GE will supply Invenergy with 750 MW of wind turbines for North American projects to be [Read More]

Iberdrola Commissions Wind Farm In Pennsylvania

Posted by NAW Staff on March 06, 2008

Spain's Iberdrola Renewables has commissioned a new wind farm in Casselman, Pa., consisting of 23 1.5 MW GE SLE turbines capable of generating up to 34.5 MW of electricity. With the commissioning of this new installation, the company strengthens its [Read More]

N.J. Consortium Submits Wind Farm Proposal

Posted by NAW Staff on March 06, 2008

Fishermen's Energy of New Jersey LLC (FERN), a consortium formed by New Jersey commercial fishing companies and a community-based offshore wind developer, has submitted a proposal to the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) to build a two-phase, offshore [Read More]