Projects & Contracts – Page 7

Calif. Software Company Intuit Lands Agreement For Local Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 02, 2017

Washington, D.C.-based Renewable Power Direct LLC (RDP) is bringing wind power to the global headquarters of business and financial software company Intuit Inc. in Mountain View, Calif. The new transaction provides locally produced power from Leeward Energy’s Buena Vista Wind [Read More]

EDF RE Gains Investors For Oklahoma Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 02, 2017

Allianz Capital Partners and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc. (MUFG) have jointly invested tax equity in the Great Western wind park, developed and owned by EDF Renewable Energy (EDF RE) in Oklahoma. The 225 MW Great Western project is situated [Read More]

Icebreaker Windpower Files With Ohio Siting Board For Lake Erie Project

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 02, 2017

Icebreaker Windpower Inc. has formally filed applications with the Ohio Power Siting Board for the Project Icebreaker wind farm, which the developer says would be North America’s first freshwater offshore wind project. As described in one of the documents submitted [Read More]

Microgrid Solution Combines Alaska Wind Farm, Energy Storage

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 02, 2017

ABB is providing a microgrid combining wind power and battery- and flywheel-based storage technologies to test the scalability and improve power stability for around 300,000 people in Anchorage, Alaska. The small-scale project, initiated by Anchorage-based Chugach Electric Association Inc., aims [Read More]

Texas City Signs PPA For Invenergy’s Santa Rita Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 01, 2017

Invenergy LLC has executed a power purchase agreement (PPA) that will provide the City of Denton, Texas, with additional renewable energy. The power will come from Invenergy’s Santa Rita wind farm, located in Reagan and Irion counties in Texas. Denton [Read More]

The Home Depot Signs Up For Texas Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 31, 2017

The Home Depot has announced what it calls its first major investment in a wind project: The home improvement retailer has signed a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) for the Los Mirasoles Wind Farm in Texas. The project, owned and [Read More]

Boralex’s Port Ryerse Wind Farm Up And Running In Ontario

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 31, 2017

Boralex Inc. has announced the commercial operation of the Port Ryerse wind farm, located on privately owned lands east of the hamlet of Port Ryerse in Norfolk County, Ontario. Representing an investment of slightly over C$37 million, the project includes [Read More]

EDF RE Makes Big Wind Plans For Next Few PTC Years

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 30, 2017

In support of its U.S. wind ambitions for 2017-2020, independent power producer EDF Renewable Energy (EDF RE) has so far signed turbine supply agreements to enable the construction of more than 3 GW of new wind projects. The recent agreements [Read More]

Apex, IKEA Canada Secure Contract For Wintering Hills Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 30, 2017

Apex Clean Energy has secured a multiyear contract with IKEA Canada to manage and provide remote operations for the Wintering Hills wind farm, located in Alberta. The 88 MW facility produces enough power for approximately 26,000 Canadian homes. IKEA Canada [Read More]

Sandbank Offshore Wind Farm Now Fully Connected To Grid

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 27, 2017

Vattenfall and Stadtwerke Munchen’s Sandbank offshore wind farm was fully connected to the grid on Jan. 25. The project, which was completed three months ahead of schedule, started producing power in September. The 288 MW project, located 90 kilometers west [Read More]