Projects & Contracts – Page 418

Schweitzer Engineering Releases New Product

Posted by NAW Staff on October 31, 2007

Pullman, Wash.-based Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Inc. (SEL) has announced the release of the SEL-2431 voltage regulator control. The SEL-2431 is compatible with all North American 32-step, single-phase voltage regulators. SEL designed the control to fit into existing control enclosures, eliminating [Read More]

Western Wind To Expand Two Facilities

Posted by NAW Staff on October 30, 2007

Western Wind Energy Corp. has filed a final plan of development to the Bureau of Land Management to expand the capacity of the Mesa Wind Generating Facility in Palm Springs, Calif., from 30 MW to 50 MW. In addition, Western [Read More]

enXco Signs 150 MW PPA For Shiloh II Wind Farm

Posted by NAW Staff on October 30, 2007

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) has signed a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) with enXco for 150 MW of wind energy from the company's Shiloh II project in Solano County, Calif. Shiloh II will deliver approximately 509 GWh of [Read More]

Proposal Adjustments Jeopardize Delaware Offshore Project

Posted by NAW Staff on October 30, 2007

The Delaware Public Service Commission (DPSC) will not recommend that state agencies sign power purchase agreements for Bluewater Wind LLC's wind facility 11.5 miles off the coast of Rehoboth Beach in southern Delaware, according to DPSC's Oct. 29 report on [Read More]

Wisconsin Power And Light Breaks Ground On Wind Farm

Posted by NAW Staff on October 29, 2007

Wisconsin Power and Light Co. (WPL), a subsidiary of Alliant Energy Corp., broke ground on the Cedar Ridge Wind Farm, the company's first fully owned and operated wind farm. Once complete, the site will produce enough energy to power at [Read More]

SkyPower Wind Energy Fund Negotiates Sale Of Terrawinds

Posted by NAW Staff on October 26, 2007

Toronto-headquartered SkyPower Wind Energy Fund (WEF) has entered into a nonbinding letter of intent to sell its Terrawinds Wind Energy Facility near Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, and related assets to SkyPower Corp. for $77.2 million. If the proposed sale is completed, unitholders [Read More]

NY Cooperative Purchases Power From Howard Wind Project

Posted by NAW Staff on October 26, 2007

EverPower Renewables, a utility-scale wind project developer, has reached an agreement with Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative, the largest rural electric cooperative in the state of New York, to supply a portion of the future incremental power needs to the utility. [Read More]

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]