Projects & Contracts – Page 428

Burns And McDonnell Awarded Development Contract For TX Wind Farm

Posted by NAW Staff on October 08, 2007

Burns & McDonnell, a Kansas City, Mo.-based provider of engineering, architecture, construction, environmental and consulting services, has been awarded a contract to provide initial development and conceptual engineering support for a proposed 4,000 MW wind energy facility combined with conventional [Read More]

Baie-des-Sables Wind Project Funded By Canadian Government

Posted by NAW Staff on October 04, 2007

The Baie-des-Sables Wind Energy Project, completed by Longueuil, Quebec-based Cartier Wind Energy, has been selected to receive more than C$31 million over 10 years through the Canadian government's ecoENERGY for Renewable Power initiative. The Baie-des-Sables Wind Energy Project comprises 73 [Read More]

Taber Wind Farm Opens In Alberta

Posted by NAW Staff on October 04, 2007

Taber Wind Farm, developed by Calgary, Alberta-headquartered energy service provider ENMAX Corp., has officially opened. The wind project consists of 27 Enercon turbines capable of producing 80 MW of energy and cost nearly C$140 million to build, according to ENMAX [Read More]

CO Governor Dedicates Cedar Creek Wind Farm

Posted by NAW Staff on October 03, 2007

Joined by other state and local elected officials, landowners and community leaders, Gov. Bill Ritter, D-Colo., dedicated the Cedar Creek wind farm, a project located eight miles east of Grover, Colo., in north-central Weld County. The Cedar Creek project will [Read More]

Texas GLO Awards First Offshore Wind Bid Leases In U.S.

Posted by NAW Staff on October 03, 2007

Wind Energy Systems Technology LLC (WEST), based in New Iberia, La., has been awarded the first four competitively bid leases for offshore wind power in U.S. history, according to the Texas General Land Office (GLO), which issued the leases. The [Read More]

Westar Launches Three-Farm Wind Power Plan

Posted by NAW Staff on October 02, 2007

Westar Energy Inc., a Topeka, Kan.-headquartered electric utility, has reached tentative agreements with developers who will build three wind farms in Kansas totaling approximately 300 MW. The agreements represent more than a half-billion dollar commitment to wind power and will [Read More]

Constellation Energy Enters Another PPA With Horizon

Posted by NAW Staff on October 02, 2007

Constellation Energy Commodities Group Inc., a wholesale origination and risk management subsidiary of Baltimore-based Constellation Energy, has signed a second long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) with Horizon Wind Energy, a company owned by Energias de Portugal, for power produced at [Read More]

IPL Files Ratemaking Principles Application For Iowa Wind Farms

Posted by NAW Staff on October 01, 2007

Interstate Power and Light Co. (IPL), a subsidiary of Alliant Energy Co., has submitted to the Iowa Utilities Board (IUB) an application for ratemaking principles concerning the company's proposed construction of up to 200 MW of wind energy-generating facilities in [Read More]

Americas Wind Energy Submits Wind Farm Bid

Posted by NAW Staff on September 28, 2007

In partnership with the Cooperatives Regroupees en Energie Renouvelable du Quebec (CRERQ), Toronto-based Americas Wind Energy Corp. (AWEC) has submitted to Hydro Quebec plans for a proposed wind farm in Cap Chat, Quebec. The project would use eight AWE 900 [Read More]

Horizon Inaugurates Prairie Star Wind Farm

Posted by NAW Staff on September 27, 2007

Horizon Wind Energy, a subsidiary of Energias de Portugal SA (EDP), has inaugurated the Prairie Star Wind Farm in southeastern Minnesota with 100.65 MW of installed generation power. The project – the first to be launched since EDP acquired Horizon [Read More]