Yearly Installed Capacity Figures Already Beat 2013 Numbers, More Wind On The Way: AWEA
The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) reported that 419 MW of installed capacity came online during the third quarter ending Sept. 30, taking the total amount of year-to-date   [read more]
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:26:35 EDT
Global Wind Energy Could Reach 2,000 GW By 2030: GWEC
Wind power could reach 2,000 GW by 2030 and supply up to 19% of global electricity, according to a report by the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) and Greenpeace International.   [read more]
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:26:10 EDT
Behemoth Investor To Fund Utility-Scale Renewable Energy Development Firm
Blackstone, a global investment firm with $7 billion under investment across a broad range of energy sectors, says it will partner with experienced management to create Onyx Renewable Partners. According   [read more]
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:53:33 EDT
NJRCEV Acquires 48 MW Wind Farm In Kansas
NJR Clean Energy Ventures (NJRCEV), the unregulated distributed power subsidiary of New Jersey Resources, has acquired the 48 MW Alexander Wind Farm, its third onshore wind project. Located on 7,000   [read more]
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:41:42 EDT
Nordex Receives French Order
Nordex SE has received an order from Leonidas Associates Gmbh to supply and install the Haut Plateau Picard wind farm. According to Nordex, the contract calls for 11 machines from   [read more]
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:38:56 EDT
Gamesa Sells 74 MW Project In Mexico
Gamesa has agreed to sell a 74 MW wind project to wind developer Grupo Mexico and, in the process, begin to consolidate its presence in Mexico. The project, located in   [read more]
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Vestas Launches New China Strategy
Turbine maker Vestas says it will introduce its most technologically advanced 2 MW variant turbines and new flexible service offerings to the Chinese wind market. Reinvigorating its long-standing commitment to   [read more]
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT
A2SEA To Provide Installation Vessel For U.K.'s Dudgeon Offshore Farm
Offshore wind installation and services provider A2SEA has been awarded a contract to support the 402 MW Dudgeon offshore wind farm project in the U.K. The Denmark-based company will provide   [read more]
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Vestas, ABB Sign MOU To Collaborate On Wind For Prosperity Campaign
Vestas and ABB have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to jointly develop power technology and system integration solutions for remote off-grid and micro-grid communities. According to Vestas, the project's   [read more]
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Wind Energy Fills The Generation Gap; Supplies 24% Of U.K. Electricity Supply
U.K.-based wind energy unexpectedly filled a gap in generation caused by several reactors being unavailable, as well as a fire at a gas-powered station. In the process, wind energy supplied   [read more]
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT