Projects & Contracts – Page 8

Tri Global Energy Sells Texas Wind To NextEra

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 14, 2017

Tri Global Energy, a Dallas-based originator and developer of utility-scale wind energy projects, has announced the sale of assets of the 80 MW Fiber Winds Energy Project to NextEra Energy Resources LLC. The wind farm, located in Crosby County, Texas, [Read More]

Vestas Grabs Order For Greece’s Largest Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 14, 2017

Vestas has received a firm and unconditional order to supply and install 25 units of V136-3.45 MW wind turbines for what the company says will be Greece’s largest wind farm. Totaling 90 MW, the turbines will be installed for customer [Read More]

GE Signs Long-Term Service Deal For Wind In Turkey

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 14, 2017

In support of the development of clean energy in Turkey, GE Renewable Energy and Fina Enerji have concluded negotiations to broaden their cooperation program into a comprehensive, 10-year, full-service agreement (FSA), complemented by a two-year trial of GE’s Predix-powered Digital [Read More]

Goldman Sachs Signs Wind PPA With NextEra

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 13, 2017

In a step toward its global commitment to transition to 100% renewable energy, the Goldman Sachs Group Inc. has signed a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) with a subsidiary of NextEra Energy Resources LLC for a 68 MW wind farm [Read More]

Capital Power Flips The Switch On Bloom Wind In Kansas

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 13, 2017

Edmonton, Alberta-based Capital Power Corp.’s Bloom Wind project has officially begun commercial operations in Kansas. The construction of the 178 MW facility was completed ahead of schedule, and construction costs were below budget, the company says. The wind farm, comprising [Read More]

Senvion Lands Big Wind Deal In Australia

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 13, 2017

Senvion has signed a delivery partnership agreement with RES Australia and its project partners for over 429 MW of wind in Australia. The 116-turbine agreement for the Murra Warra wind farm in Victoria is now part of Senvion’s conditional order [Read More]

U.S. Trade and Development Agency Funds Zambia Wind Power

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 09, 2017

The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) has approved grant funding for Access Power’s 130 MW wind power project in Zambia. Access Power, which develops, owns and operates renewable energy projects in emerging countries, says the USTDA grant will go [Read More]

Minnesota Wind Farm Inks Utility PPA

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 08, 2017

Nobles 2 Power Partners has signed a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with Minnesota Power, a utility division of ALLETE Inc., to deliver 250 MW of energy from a wind project in southwest Minnesota. Nobles 2 Power Partners – which [Read More]

General Mills Signs Texas Wind Deal With RES

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 08, 2017

Global food company General Mills has signed up to purchase wind from the 150 MW Cactus Flats project, a wind farm being developed by Renewable Energy Systems (RES) in Concho County, Texas. Under a 15-year agreement, the Minneapolis-based company – [Read More]

Ribbon Cut On GE-Powered Invenergy Wind Farm In Quebec

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 08, 2017

Invenergy and its partners have cut the ribbon on the Roncevaux Wind Farm in Quebec, a 74.8 MW project comprising 34 GE 2.2-107 wind turbines. The facility is located in the Gaspesie–Iles-de-la-Madeleine region in the regional county municipality (RCM) of d’Avignon, approximately 500 kilometers northeast of Quebec City.