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Pattern Energy Helps Educators Attend Wind Power Teacher Training

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 13, 2017

Pattern Energy Group Inc. is helping five educators and renewable energy advocates attend REcharge Labs’ weeklong teacher training at Colorado State University (CSU) next week. Every year, REcharge Labs, a creator of hands-on renewable energy activities, kits and comprehensive teacher [Read More]

Siemens, DONG Energy Sell Offshore Wind Services Biz

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 12, 2017

A2SEA, an offshore wind service and installation company owned by DONG Energy and Siemens, is being sold to Belgium-based GeoSea. A2SEA, which will continue to operate out of Denmark, has been owned by DONG Energy and Siemens since 2009, when [Read More]

Northland Power Welcomes New Exec From DONG Energy

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 12, 2017

Northland Power Inc., an independent power producer based in Toronto, has appointed Morten Melin executive vice president of construction. Most recently, Melin was vice president of engineering, procurement and construction for DONG Energy Wind Power. Currently, Melin is an advisor [Read More]

Introducing Fluence, An Energy Storage JV From Siemens And AES

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 11, 2017

Dubbed Fluence, the 50/50 joint venture between Siemens and AES will be headquartered in the Washington, D.C., area.

100 Global Corporations Now Committed To 100% Renewables

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 11, 2017

With the new additions of AkzoNobel N.V., AXA, Burberry and the Carlsberg Group, The Climate Group’s RE100 initiative – representing large businesses transitioning to 100% renewable energy globally – has reached a 100-member milestone. According to The Climate Group, RE100 [Read More]

GE’s LM Wind Power Cuts Ribbon On Newest Blade Factory

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 11, 2017

Wind blade designer and manufacturer LM Wind Power, a GE Renewable Energy business, has begun production at a new factory in Bergama, Turkey. The facility, which is located in the Bergama Organized Industrial Zone, is expected to manufacture and distribute [Read More]

Dominion Links Up With DONG Energy To Advance Virginia Offshore Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 10, 2017

Dominion Energy has signed a deal with DONG Energy to install two 6 MW turbines for the newly named Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind project.

R.I. Council: Block Island Wind Farm Not To Blame For Whale Death

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 10, 2017

In response to the whale carcass recently discovered on a beach in Jamestown, R.I., and the suggestion by local newspapers that the death of the creature may have been caused by the Block Island Wind Farm, the state’s Coastal Resources [Read More]

Minnesota Regulators Green-Light Xcel’s Huge Wind Expansion

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 07, 2017

On Thursday, the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) approved Xcel Energy’s plan for a huge wind energy expansion in the Upper Midwest. Seven new wind farms are slated to be built in Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota and [Read More]

California To Host Global Summit In Support Of Paris Agreement

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 07, 2017

In September 2018, the state of California will convene the world’s climate leaders in San Francisco for the Global Climate Action Summit, Gov. Jerry Brown, D-Calif., has announced. Brown made the announcement Thursday – on the eve of the G20 [Read More]