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Schneider Electric Links Buyers With Renewable Energy Developers

NAW Staff
NAW Staff on Jul 26, 2016

Schneider Electric has introduced the New Energy Opportunities (NEO) Network, a collaborative online platform that helps commercial and industrial companies identify and vet renewable energy, cleantech and energy-efficiency prospects. According to Schneider, the network simplifies and accelerates the buying process [Read More]

Senvion To Supply Wind Power In Off-Grid Deal

NAW Staff
NAW Staff on Jul 26, 2016

Senvion, a global manufacturer of both onshore and offshore wind turbines, says it has signed a contract with power generation firm EDL to supply wind energy to a hybrid microgrid in Coober Pedy, a remote town in south Australia. In [Read More]

Broadwind Energy Lands $15M Worth Of Tower Orders

NAW Staff
NAW Staff on Jul 22, 2016

Cicero, Ill.-based Broadwind Energy Inc., a provider of solutions for customers in the energy and infrastructure markets, has announced $15 million worth of new wind tower orders. Broadwind plans to produce the towers in its Manitowoc, Wis., facility for 2017 [Read More]

Executive Order Promotes ‘Climate-Conscious Businesses’ In Vermont

NAW Staff
NAW Staff on Jul 20, 2016

When state contracts are awarded each year in Vermont, preference will now be given to companies that are fighting climate change – thanks to a newly signed executive order from Gov. Peter Shumlin, D-Vt. The order directs the secretary of [Read More]

Osage Wind Farm Owner Sends Teachers To Renewables Training Academy

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NAW Staff on Jul 20, 2016

Enel Green Power North America Inc. (EGP-NA), in collaboration with the Pawhuska Public Schools in Osage County, Okla., recently sponsored two local teachers to attend RECharge Academy, a weeklong training workshop on renewable energy. According to EGP-NA, the goal of [Read More]

Gamesa Obtains Type Certification For Its Most Powerful Turbine

NAW Staff
NAW Staff on Jul 11, 2016

After a year of testing, Gamesa’s 5 MW G132 has been awarded type certification by technical advisor DNV GL. According to Gamesa, the certification verifies the design and performance of the turbine to international standards. The G132 is the turbine [Read More]

European Offshore Wind Developers, Carbon Trust Join Forces To Slash Costs

NAW Staff
NAW Staff on Jul 11, 2016

Nine of the largest offshore wind developers in Europe – along with the Carbon Trust – have united in their quest to lower offshore wind costs. According to the Carbon Trust, the Offshore Wind Accelerator (OWA) program is designed to [Read More]

Broadwind Energy Announces $11 Million In New Tower Orders

NAW Staff
NAW Staff on Jul 07, 2016

Cicero, Ill.-based Broadwind Energy Inc., which provides integrated solutions and equipment for the energy and infrastructure markets, has announced $11 million in new tower orders from an unnamed U.S. wind turbine manufacturer. According to Broadwind, the company will produce the [Read More]

Siemens’ Gemini Wind Service Operation Vessel Has Christening Day

NAW Staff
NAW Staff on Jul 01, 2016

The wind service operation vessel (SOV) for the Gemini offshore wind project, to be situated off the coast of the Netherlands in the North Sea, was christened today in Hamburg, Germany. The vessel, Windea la cour, was built by Ulstein [Read More]

Milbank Advises BlackRock In Acquisition Of Texas Wind Project

NAW Staff
NAW Staff on Jun 28, 2016

In its latest renewable power transaction, law firm Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP says it advised a BlackRock-managed fund in acquiring a 50% interest in the Grandview wind project, formally known as Grandview I Wind, from GE Energy Financial [Read More]