Projects & Contracts – Page 9

NextEra Wind Farm To Boost Nebraska Utility’s Renewables Generation

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 14, 2017

Once NextEra’s Sholes wind facility comes online in Wayne County, Neb., the Omaha Public Power District (OPPD) estimates that approximately 40% of its power generation will come from renewable energy sources. Scheduled to become operational in December 2019, the 160 [Read More]

EDF Energy Renewables Acquires 11 Scottish Wind Sites

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 13, 2017

U.K.-based EDF Energy Renewables (EDF ER), a 50/50 joint venture between EDF Energy and EDF Energies Nouvelles, has purchased 11 wind farm sites in Scotland from Partnerships for Renewables, a development and asset management company. According to EDF ER, the [Read More]

Acciona Wind Farm Supplying Clean Energy Certificates For Mexican Grid

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 12, 2017

Acciona Energia Mexico has signed two contracts to provide clean energy certificates (CELs) to CFE Calificados, a subsidiary of the country’s Federal Electricity Commission (CFE), for the supply of electricity to large users. One contract, representing 5,000 CELs per year [Read More]

Nordex Inks New Wind Orders In Turkey

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 12, 2017

Nordex has received 72 MW of orders from wind customers in Turkey. Pakmem Elektrik has ordered 16 N131/3600 turbines for the Cerit project, and Sur Enerji has ordered four N117/3600 turbines for the Kurtini project. Pakmem Elektrik has also signed [Read More]

Pattern Acquires Montana Wind Facility From German Developer

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 12, 2017

Windkraft Nord USA Inc., a subsidiary of WKN AG, a wind developer based in Germany, has sold the project rights of a Montana wind farm to Pattern Development. Pattern has acquired the 80 MW Vivaldi Springtime wind farm, which is [Read More]

John Laing Scoops Up Major Stake In NRG Texas Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 11, 2017

U.K.-based John Laing Group PLC, an international originator, investor and manager of infrastructure projects, is acquiring a 90.5% shareholding interest in the Buckthorn Wind Power Project in partnership with NRG Energy Inc., the developer and future operator of the wind [Read More]

Invenergy Completes Construction Financing On Its Biggest Wind Farm Yet

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 07, 2017

Invenergy Renewables LLC has arranged construction financing for its 300 MW Santa Rita Wind Energy Center, under construction in Reagan, Irion and Crockett counties in Texas. Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC and its affiliates acted as sole lead arranger, administrative [Read More]

Appalachian Power Seeks Two Invenergy Wind Projects

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 06, 2017

In concurrent filings made with the Virginia State Corporation Commission and the Public Service Commission of West Virginia, Appalachian Power is requesting regulatory approvals to acquire two wind facilities under development in Ohio and West Virginia. Both under development by [Read More]

RES To Construct Its First New York Wind Project

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 06, 2017

Through a third-party bidding process, Renewable Energy Systems (RES) has been awarded the balance-of-plant construction contract for the Copenhagen Wind Project, located in Jefferson and Lewis counties in upstate New York. A notice to proceed was given on May 24, [Read More]

Siemens Gamesa Wins 752 MW Deal With DONG Energy

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 06, 2017

Siemens Gamesa has reached an agreement with DONG Energy to supply 752 MW worth of offshore wind turbines for the Borssele 1 and 2 project. Siemens Gamesa will install 94 8 MW turbines for the facility, being developed 22 kilometers [Read More]