Sierra Club Points Finger At Nine More House Members For Wind PTC Inaction
The Sierra Club is continuing its nationwide ad blitz to urge Congress to renew the production tax credit (PTC) by targeting nine more members of the House of Representatives with   [read more]
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:11:28 EDT
AWEA Launches 'Thank You' Ads To Wind Champions In Colorado And Iowa
The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) says it is launching television ads this week in Colorado and Iowa to thank members of Congress who are some of U.S. wind power's   [read more]
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:49:33 EDT
EWEA Predicts 64% Jump In Europe's Installed Wind Capacity By 2020
Wind turbine installations in the European Union will increase 64% by 2020 compared to 2013 levels, according to data compiled by the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA). The group says   [read more]
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:32:37 EDT
NRG Yield Announces Class A Common Stock Offering
NRG Yield Inc. has launched a public offering of 10.5 million shares of its Class A common stock. In addition, the underwriters have a 30-day option to purchase up to   [read more]
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Renewables Make Up Over 50% Of New U.S. Power In First Half Of 2014
Renewables provided 55.7% of new installed U.S. electrical generating capacity during the first half of this year (1,965 MW of the 3,529 MW total installed), according to the latest Energy   [read more]
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:01:03 EDT
Alterra: Dokie Resumes Operations After Forest Fire Risk Subsides
Vancouver, British Coumbia-based Alterra Power says that its Dokie 1 wind farm resumed operations on July 18, two days after being temporarily shut down because of a nearby forest fire.   [read more]
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:35:02 EDT
Gamesa Inks Brazilian Contracts
Turbine maker Gamesa reports that it has signed two agreements in Brazil for a total of 214 MW of installed capacity. Gamesa will manufacture, supply, transport, install and commission 83   [read more]
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:07:28 EDT
EDF EN Canada, Innu First Nations Reach Agreement On Quebec Project
EDF EN Canada and the Innu First Nations of Mashteuiatsh, Essipit and Pessamit have reached a 20-year agreement to partner in the 350 MW Riviere-du-Moulin wind project, located in Quebec's   [read more]
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:59:48 EDT
Nordex Awarded Three Contracts For 64.2 MW In Turkey
Nordex has received three contracts totaling 64.2 MW for the installation of its N117/2400 and N117/3000 wind turbines in Turkey. The company will supply Erdem Holding seven N117/3000 Generation Delta   [read more]
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDT
NextEra's Bluewater Wind Energy Center Begins Operating
NextEra Energy Partners says that the 60 MW Bluewater Wind Energy Center, located in Huron County, Ontario, has achieved commercial operation. Since beginning construction last November, the Bluewater Wind Energy   [read more]
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:11:06 EDT