Projects & Contracts – Page 6

Mortenson Gets The Nod For MidAmerican’s Beaver Creek Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 11, 2017

Mortenson Construction has been selected to build the 170 MW Beaver Creek wind farm in Iowa for MidAmerican Energy Co. The project represents Mortenson’s 13th wind farm for the utility. Beaver Creek, being constructed across Greene and Boone counties near [Read More]

Senvion Announces Financial Close For 299 MW Of Chilean Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 10, 2017

Chilean power generator Aela Energia has achieved financial close for two Senvion wind projects, Sarco and Aurora, totaling 299 MW. The conditional contract for the supply and installation of 93 Senvion turbines for the two projects was concluded in April [Read More]

Acciona Building 424 MW Mexico Wind Project For Zuma Energia

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 09, 2017

Acciona has been commissioned by Mexican energy company Zuma Energia to build a 424 MW wind farm in Reynosa, located in the state of Tamaulipas in northeastern Mexico. According to Acciona, the project, worth approximately $600 million, is part of [Read More]

Cubico Gets Financing For 250 MW Mexican Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 09, 2017

London-headquartered Cubico Sustainable Investments has reached financial close on two Mexican renewable energy facilities, the 250 MW El Mezquite wind farm in Nuevo Leon and the 350 MW Solem solar photovoltaic project in Aguascalientes. The total amount of non-recourse project [Read More]

Kansas Wind Farm To Power 150 Target Stores

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 09, 2017

Target has signed a power purchase agreement for Infinity Renewables’ Solomon Forks Wind Project, located in northwestern Kansas. Target will buy 100 MW of energy from the 474 MW project to offset 100% of power the company uses at 150 [Read More]

Vestas Announces Mexican Wind Order

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 08, 2017

Today, the Mexican Secretariat of Energy is holding a press conference regarding the financing of projects awarded in Mexico’s renewable energy auction last September. In turn, Vestas can confirm it has entered into a conditional agreement with Zuma Energia to [Read More]

Goldwind Americas Signs Distributed Wind Order With Ohio Company

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 08, 2017

Goldwind Americas, a wholly owned subsidiary of Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co. Ltd. (Goldwind), has signed agreements to supply Findlay, Ohio-based One Energy Enterprises LLC with 60 MW of wind turbines. The turbines will be supplied for various distributed [Read More]

GE Adds To Growing Wind Portfolio In Australia

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 07, 2017

GE Renewable Energy has announced an agreement with ENGIE in Australia to supply and install 32 wind turbines for the Willogoleche Wind Farm. Located 160 kilometers north of Adelaide in South Australia, the 119 MW wind farm will be completed [Read More]

DONG Energy Selling Half Of Borkum Riffgrund 2 Offshore Project

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 07, 2017

Global Infrastructure Partners III (GIP III) has entered into an agreement to acquire a 50% stake in the Borkum Riffgrund 2 Offshore Wind Farm from DONG Energy for a total consideration of approximately EUR 1.17 billion. Borkum Riffgrund 2, currently [Read More]

Alliant Energy Seeks Approval For Half-Gigawatt Wind Expansion

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 04, 2017

Alliant Energy’s Iowa utility subsidiary is seeking approval from the Iowa Utilities Board to add up to 500 MW of wind energy in Iowa. The company received approval in 2016 for a similar expansion. The combined projects would represent a [Read More]