Invenergy Completes Project Financing For Le Plateau 2 Wind Farm
Invenergy Wind has arranged project financing for its 21.15 MW Le Plateau 2 wind farm, which is currently under construction in Quebec. According to Invenergy, the New York branch of   [read more]
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:40:18 EDT
Vestas Receives 30 MW Order, Strengthening Market Position In Finland
Turbine maker Vestas has received a third order from Finland which features wind turbines perched on Large Diameter Steel Towers (LDST). According to Vestas, customer reconcept GmbH is planning to   [read more]
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:24:12 EDT
NextEra Canada Completes Two Ontario Wind Farms
NextEra Energy Canada says both recently completed Ontario-based wind farms have started to produce power. The 60 MW Adelaide Wind Energy Center and 73 MW Bornish Wind Energy Center, both   [read more]
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:21:53 EDT
Pattern’s El Arrayán Wind, Chile’s Largest Wind Project, Officially Opens
Pattern Energy and several dignitaries were on hand to help celebrate the opening of the 115 MW El Arrayán wind farm, located north of Santiago on the coast of Chile.   [read more]
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT
GE Helps Bring More Wind Energy To New England Transmission Network
GE Digital Energy has announced that in order to support the public's demand for wind energy, it is providing a synchronous condenser technology for First Wind's Oakfield wind farm in   [read more]
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:49:12 EDT
Suzlon Produces First Blade For S111 Turbine Model
Suzlon Group has completed production of SB54, the first blade for the S111 2.1 MW wind turbine. According to Suzlon, the blade is the longest - and most aerodynamically sound   [read more]
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:44:24 EDT
CPV Names Buckovich CFO
Competitive Power Ventures (CPV) has promoted Paul Buckovich to chief financial officer (CFO) following the completion of the most recent in a series of successful project financing efforts. Formerly, he   [read more]
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:38:37 EDT
Ohio Siting Board Extends Certificate Needed For EverPower Project
The Ohio Power Siting Board has extended a certificate needed to build the first phase of Everpower's proposed Buckeye Wind Project, located in Champaign County, Ohio. The Certificate of Environmental   [read more]
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Kostyack To Head Wind Energy Foundation
John Kostyack has been named executive director at Washington, D.C.-based Wind Energy Foundation, a nonprofit established by wind industry leaders to raise public awareness of wind as a clean, domestic   [read more]
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Setting The Record Straight: How Many Birds Do Wind Turbines Really Kill?
With the recent federal prosecution of Duke Renewable Energy for killing 163 birds, including 14 golden eagles, there is renewed interest in just how many birds wind turbines kill. In   [read more]
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT