Projects & Contracts – Page 421

Judge Reverses Verdict In Wind Farm Dispute

Posted by NAW Staff on January 15, 2008

Judge Bruce E. Priddy, from the 116th Civil District Court, has reversed an earlier jury verdict and ruled that Dallas-based TXU Corp. is not entitled to any damages in a contract dispute with wind farm operator FPL Energy, according to [Read More]

MTC Grant Will Fund SED Wind Project

Posted by NAW Staff on January 11, 2008

The Massachusetts Technology Collaborative (MTC) has awarded grant-funding to all four of the projects that Sustainable Energy Developments (SED) submitted. SED will start design and construction on three new sites and conduct a feasibility study at one new site. SED's [Read More]

Cartier Wind Energy Completes Wind Farm

Posted by NAW Staff on January 11, 2008

Cartier Wind Energy has commissioned its 100.5 MW Anse-a-Valleau wind farm on Quebec's Gaspe Peninsula, the second of six wind farms that Hydro-Quebec has contracted it to build and operate. Construction of the $164 million project began in October 2006 [Read More]

Enel Announces Completion Of Texas Wind Farm

Posted by NAW Staff on January 11, 2008

Enel SpA, through its subsidiary Enel North America Inc., has completed a wind farm in Texas with what the company says are the tallest utility-scale wind turbines in the U.S. The Snyder Wind project in Scurry County, Texas, between Abilene [Read More]

Shear Wind Moving Ahead With Projects

Posted by NAW Staff on January 10, 2008

Mike Magnus, president and CEO of Shear Wind Inc., has announced that the company is proceeding with plans to accelerate its Alberta wind projects. With indications that at least one of the company's Alberta wind farms has transmission line availability, [Read More]

GE, RES Partner On New Wind Farm In Texas

Posted by NAW Staff on January 09, 2008

GE Energy Financial Services is investing in a $350 million, 166 MW wind generation project to supply Austin, Texas, with renewable power. Renewable Energy Systems Americas Inc. (RES Americas), a subsidiary of U.K.-based Renewable Energy Systems, is beginning construction of [Read More]

Turlock Secures 100 MW Of Windy Point

Posted by NAW Staff on January 04, 2008

The board of directors for California-based Turlock Irrigation District (TID) has authorized the purchase of approximately 100 MW of power from the Windy Point Renewable Energy Project located near Goldendale, Wash. The Windy Point Project, developed and owned by Cascade [Read More]

LURC Approves UPC Wind’s Stetson Wind Project

Posted by NAW Staff on January 03, 2008

Newton, Mass.-based UPC Wind has received final approval from the Maine Land Use Regulation Commission (LURC) on its 57 MW Stetson Wind Project in Washington County, Maine. The unanimous approval of the final project plans was given during a commission [Read More]

Cedar Creek Wind Farm Fully Operational

Posted by NAW Staff on January 03, 2008

Babcock & Brown and BP Alternative Energy have announced full commercial operation of their joint development venture, Cedar Creek wind farm in Weld County, Colo. The 300.5 MW facility has been delivered on time, on budget and without any lost-time [Read More]

Consortium Invests In Four U.S. Wind Farms

Posted by NAW Staff on January 03, 2008

Horizon Wind Energy LLC, a subsidiary of Energias de Portugal (EDP), agreed to a transaction with a consortium of institutional equity investors, composed of GE Energy Financial Services and Wachovia Investment Holdings LLC, for the participation in a portfolio of [Read More]