Projects & Contracts – Page 7

Midwest Power Company Signs PPA For Invenergy Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 03, 2017

WPPI Energy, a nonprofit power company serving locally owned electric utilities in Wisconsin, Upper Michigan and Iowa, has entered into a power purchase agreement (PPA) for Invenergy’s Bishop Hill III Wind Energy Center. The 132 MW facility is scheduled to [Read More]

Vestas Picked For Cactus Flats Wind Farm In Texas

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 03, 2017

Vestas has received a firm and unconditional order from Southern Power, a subsidiary of Southern Co., for the Cactus Flats wind farm in Texas. The 148 MW order comprises supply and commissioning of 43 V126-3.45 MW turbines and a 20-year [Read More]

Invenergy Announces Project Bonds For Latin American Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 03, 2017

Invenergy’s 70 MW Campo Palomas wind project, located in the Salto Department of Uruguay, has issued investment-grade-rated project bonds for approximately $135.8 million in the U.S. Private Placement Market. The proceeds of the project bond issuance will be used to [Read More]

Austin Utility Signs Long-Term Wind Deal With Avangrid

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 01, 2017

Avangrid Renewables, the U.S. subsidiary of Iberdrola, has signed a long-term wind power purchase agreement (PPA) with Texas utility Austin Energy. A Texas wind farm to be built between 2018 and 2019 will generate clean energy for the city of [Read More]

Southern Power Scoops Up Texas Wind From RES

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 01, 2017

Broomfield, Colo.-headquartered Renewable Energy Systems (RES) has sold the Cactus Flats Wind Facility to Southern Power, a subsidiary of Southern Co. RES, serving as the developer for Cactus Flats, was also awarded a contract to complete balance-of-plant construction. Located in [Read More]

Wind Catcher Line Marks EPC Contractor Quanta’s Largest Deal To Date

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 31, 2017

Houston-based Quanta Services Inc. has been selected by American Electric Power (AEP) to provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) solutions for the Wind Catcher Generation Tie Line, which will be part of Invenergy’s planned 2 GW Wind Catcher wind farm [Read More]

Global Partners Complete End-Of-Warranty Wind Blade Inspections

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 27, 2017

Blade inspection and maintenance specialist Altitec recently completed end-of-warranty (EOW) blade inspections at the Amakhala Wind Farm in South African’s Eastern Cape. The inspections were undertaken in partnership with Nordex Energy South Africa. Under the terms of the contract, Altitec [Read More]

EDF Energies Nouvelles Goes With Nordex For Wind Farm Duo

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 26, 2017

The Nordex Group has signed what it calls two “promising” wind power contracts with French utility EDF Energies Nouvelles. EDF has ordered a total of 10 turbines with a combined output of around 36 MW. The turbines are for the [Read More]

Suzlon Announces Wind Order From New Customer

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 25, 2017

Suzlon Group has won a 50.4 MW order from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia-based Alfanar Energy. The deal represents Alfanar’s first renewable energy project in India and its first contract with Suzlon. Suzlon will supply 24 units of its S111-90m wind turbine [Read More]

Inauguration Day For Sandbank Offshore Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 25, 2017

On Sunday, Vattenfall and Stadtwerke Munchen’s (SWM) 288 MW Sandbank offshore wind farm was inaugurated. Located 90 kilometers west of Sylt, an island in northern Germany, Sandbank is expected to avoid more than 700,000 metric tons of carbon-dioxide emissions each [Read More]