Archive for clean-energy – Page 84

Merger Mania? Contemplating A Siemens/Gamesa Marriage

Mark Del Franco
Written by Mark Del Franco on February 02, 2016

A potential coupling of rival turbine suppliers is the latest in a spate of recent deals among original equipment manufacturers.

Apex Clean Energy Sells 24 MW Of Oklahoma Wind To Steelcase

Posted by Lauren Tyler on February 02, 2016

Apex Clean Energy has secured a 12-year power purchase agreement (PPA) from furniture company Steelcase Inc. for 25 MW from the developer’s 150 MW Grant Plains wind project in Grant County, Okla. Since 2014, Steelcase has invested in renewable energy [Read More]

Global Offshore Wind Market Sets Record In 2015

Posted by Lauren Tyler on February 02, 2016

2015 represented a record year for the global offshore wind energy market, with more than 3.7 GW that came online, up from just under 1 GW installed in 2014, according to a new report from Navigant Research. The report says [Read More]

Gamesa Receives 200 MW Mexican Wind Order

Posted by Lauren Tyler on February 02, 2016

Gamesa has received a new order for the supply of 200 MW at an unidentified wind farm located in the state of Coahuila, in northern Mexico. Under the terms of the agreement, the company will install and commission 95 of [Read More]

Samsung And Pattern’s Armow Wind Is Up And Running In Ontario

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 01, 2016

Samsung Renewable Energy Inc. and Pattern Energy Group LP have announced the start of operations for the 180 MW Armow Wind facility, located in Ontario. The project, operating under a 20-year power purchase agreement with the Independent Electricity System Operator, [Read More]

BNEF: The World Installed 25 Percent More Wind Last Year

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 01, 2016

Global wind installations reached a record 62 GW of capacity in 2015 – representing more than 25% growth from the previous year, according to data from Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF). Offshore wind installations, totaling 4 GW of capacity, were [Read More]

Georgia Power Requests Renewables Development In 20-Year Energy Plan

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 01, 2016

As part of its 2016 integrated resource plan (IRP), filed with the Georgia Public Service Commission (PSC), Georgia Power is requesting approval of its renewable energy development initiative, which would bring an additional 525 MW of renewable generation to the [Read More]

Suzlon Opens Up Blade Science Center In Denmark

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 01, 2016

Suzlon Group has opened its new blade science center, located in Vejle, Denmark. The center will focus on developing turbine blades and control systems, as well as integrating Suzlon’s aerodynamics, loads and new structures research across the company. Dr. Thomas [Read More]

76West Aims To Bring Clean Energy Start-Ups To N.Y.’s Southern Tier

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 01, 2016

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, D-N.Y., says the 76West competition, administered by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority, is now accepting applications for clean energy businesses to locate or create jobs in New York’s 11-county Southern Tier. According [Read More]

GE, Petrofac Installing Turnkey Power System For Galloper Offshore Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 01, 2016

GE and Petrofac have been contracted to build onshore and offshore electrical substations for the Galloper Offshore Wind Farm, situated off the coast of Suffolk, U.K. The contract, worth over 110 million British pounds, covers the engineering, construction and installation [Read More]