Coalition Calls On Congress To Extend Clean Energy Tax Credits
The Business Council for Sustainable Energy (BCSE) has joined over 580 companies and organizations urging U.S. Congress to pass legislation to extend expired and expiring tax incentives benefiting clean energy   [read more]
Tue, 06 Oct 2015 12:50:46 EDT
Cyberhawk Launches Drone Service For Onshore & Offshore Turbine Inspections
Cyberhawk Innovations, a global provider of aerial inspections and surveying using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), has launched a service specifically for inspecting both onshore and offshore wind turbines. The solution   [read more]
Tue, 06 Oct 2015 12:01:35 EDT
Senvion Inks 108.8 MW Turbine Contract In The U.K.
Senvion has signed a turbine supply contract with Blue Energy for the developer's 108.8 MW Beinneun Wind Farm in Scotland. Located near Fort Augustus in the Scottish Highlands, Beinneun will   [read more]
Tue, 06 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDT
Siemens Celebrates Five-Year Anniversary Of Kansas Nacelle Plant
Siemens has announced the five-year anniversary of its 300,000-square-foot wind turbine nacelle production facility in Hutchinson, Kan. "Five years after its opening, Siemens' production facility in Hutchinson is a bright   [read more]
Tue, 06 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDT
NREL Names Director Of National Wind Technology Center
The U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has appointed Dr. Daniel Laird director of the National Wind Technology Center (NWTC). According to NREL, the NWTC encompasses 305   [read more]
Tue, 06 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDT
Nordex Buying Acciona Windpower
German wind turbine manufacturer Nordex SE is reportedly acquiring wind industry behemoth Acciona Windpower for EUR 785 million (approximately $877 million). According to Nordex, the combined entities will yield a   [read more]
Mon, 05 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDT
Vancouver Mayor Lends Support To Integrate More Wind Energy
Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson says he will support efforts to integrate more wind energy into the Western Canadian city. "Our province is blessed with ample renewable energy sources, and wind   [read more]
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 12:42:59 EDT
Vestas Receives Undisclosed U.S. Order
Vestas will supply 75 of its 2 MW machines for a 150 MW wind farm, located in the U.S. According to Vestas, the customer wished to remain anonymous. The contract   [read more]
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 11:40:24 EDT
Cardinal Wind Is Now EverVest
Boston-based financial services advisory Cardinal Wind is changing its name to EverVest. According to the company, the name change came about for a number of reasons. According to a company   [read more]
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDT
AWS Truepower Makes Upgrades To Openwind
AWS Truepower has upgraded its Openwind wind project design and optimization software. According to AWS, the upgrades enhance time-series energy production simulations - meaning that all losses are now modeled   [read more]
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDT