Archive for ireland

Senvion Notches First Irish Wind Deal

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 20, 2017

Marking its first contract in Ireland, German wind turbine manufacturer Senvion has signed a deal with renewable energy investor NTR on behalf of NTR’s wind investment fund. Under the contract, Senvion will supply five MM82 turbines for the Teevurcher wind [Read More]

Nordex Reaches Half-Gigawatt Wind Mark In Ireland

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 07, 2017

With the commissioning of the 95 MW Meenadreen wind farm in Donegal, Nordex has passed a new milestone in the Republic of Ireland: 500 MW of wind turbines in operation. In total, Nordex turbines with a capacity of 529 MW [Read More]

Nordex Supplying Turbines For Two Irish Wind Projects

Posted by Lauren Tyler on April 29, 2016

Nordex has secured orders for two Irish wind farms totaling 42.5 MW of capacity. The Killaveenoge wind farm, near Drinagh in County Cork, will feature 10 N90/2500 turbines with a 125-meter tip height for a local Irish developer. Turbine delivery [Read More]

Facebook To Buy 150 MW Of Wind Power For New Data Center

Posted by Lauren Tyler on April 07, 2016

Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners and Facebook have announced a long-term renewable energy supply agreement. As per the deal, Brookfield will supply 100% renewable wind energy to Facebook’s second European data center under construction in Clonee, County Meath, Ireland, and to [Read More]

I Squared Capital To Acquire Viridian Group, 1 GW Of Wind Capacity

Posted by Lauren Tyler on March 29, 2016

I Squared Capital has agreed to acquire Viridian Group from Arcapita, including 225 MW of onshore wind power in Ireland. With over 480 employees, Viridian comprises two main brands – Energia and Power NI – and has a 20% share [Read More]

NTR Secures First Project Debt Facility Under New EUR 250 Million Wind Fund

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 07, 2016

Renewable energy investment management group NTR has secured the first of a number of debt facilities for wind projects under its new EUR 250 million wind fund. NTR closed a EUR 21.5 million project finance debt facility with Ulster Bank [Read More]