Projects & Contracts – Page 421

Shear Wind Acquires Nova Scotia Project Site

Posted by NAW Staff on September 18, 2007

Halifax, Nova Scotia-based Shear Wind Inc. has acquired the Merland Wind Project from Barrington Wind Energy Ltd. The Merland, Nova Scotia-based project, which has 50 MW of generation potential, complements Shear Wind's Glen Dhu site and will provide strategic options [Read More]

Bluegrass Ridge Wind Farm Commissioned

Posted by NAW Staff on September 17, 2007

Rural electric cooperative members in Missouri have commissioned the 56.7 MW Bluegrass Ridge wind farm, the state's first wind facility. Springfield, Mo.-based Associated Electric Cooperative Inc. (AECI) has agreed to purchase all the electricity produced by three wind farms in [Read More]

PPM Energy Commissions Twin Buttes

Posted by NAW Staff on September 17, 2007

Gov. Bill Ritter, D-Colo., joined elected officials, energy industry leaders and community members to celebrate the opening of PPM Energy's 75 MW Twin Buttes Wind Power Project in Bent County, Colorado. The entire capacity of the Twin Buttes Wind Power [Read More]

Wisconsin Public Service, enXco Seek Iowa Wind Farm Deal

Posted by NAW Staff on September 17, 2007

Wisconsin Public Service Corp. (WPSC), a Green Bay, Wis.-based subsidiary of Integrys Energy Group Inc., and Escondido, Calif.-based enXco Development Corp., an EDF-Energies Nouvelles company, are negotiating a transaction that would allow WPSC to purchase a 99 MW wind power [Read More]

BP Begins Construction Of Silver Star I

Posted by NAW Staff on September 13, 2007

BP Alternative Energy has broken ground on Silver Star I, the developer's first wind project in Texas. The project, located 80 miles southwest of the Dallas/Fort Worth metropolitan area, will have a capacity of 60 MW and is owned 85% [Read More]

Carleton Wind Farm Receives Ministerial Decree

Posted by NAW Staff on September 07, 2007

Following the completion of an environmental assessment, Cartier Wind Energy Inc., a Longueuil, Quebec-headquartered partnership of TransCanada Corp. and Innergex II Income Fund, has received the ministerial decree for the implementation of the Carleton wind farm. The company says it [Read More]

National Wind Plans Largest C-BED Wind Project In U.S.

Posted by NAW Staff on September 06, 2007

National Wind LLC, a Minneapolis-headquartered developer of utility-scale wind power projects, has partnered with local landowners to form and capitalize High Country Energy LLC. When completed, High Country Energy's wind farm will be the largest community-based energy development (C-BED) wind [Read More]

Airtricity Signs Hedge Agreement For Champion Wind Farm

Posted by NAW Staff on September 05, 2007

Airtricity Inc., a global renewable energy company with U.S. offices in Chicago, has executed a multi-year hedge agreement for its 126.5 MW Champion Wind Farm with Coral Energy Holding LP, a wholly owned subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell Plc. The [Read More]

Schneider To Dedicate, Expand Providence Bay Project

Posted by NAW Staff on September 05, 2007

Schneider Power Inc. has planned a dedication and phase-two ground breaking on Sept. 15 of its wind farm project on Manitoulin Island, Ontario. The Providence Bay Wind Farm is near Providence Bay and Spring Bay and currently has two 800 [Read More]

S&C Ships VAR System To Biglow Canyon Wind Farm

Posted by NAW Staff on September 04, 2007

S&C Electric Co., a provider of equipment and services for electric power systems, has shipped its DSTATCOM volt ampere reactive (VAR) compensation system for installation at the Biglow Canyon Wind Project in Sherman County, Oregon. Originally received in January, the [Read More]