Archive for renewable energy – Page 6

Seacat Services Signs O&M Deal For 336 MW Galloper Wind Farm

Posted by Lauren Tyler on May 31, 2017

Seacat Services, an offshore energy support vessel operator, and Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, a global offshore wind manufacturer and service provider, have signed a two-year charter deal to support early operations and maintenance (O&M) activity at the 336 MW Galloper [Read More]

Mesalands Wind Energy Students To Use Megger’s Electrical Testing Equipment

Posted by Lauren Tyler on May 31, 2017

Megger, a Valley Forge, Pa.-based manufacturer of portable electrical testing equipment, has donated a Digital Low-Resistance Ohmmeter, the DLRO200 Microohmmeter, to Mesalands Community College. According to the college, this new equipment is being used to enhance the curriculum and the hands-on [Read More]

Wind Accounts For Big Chunk Of Xcel Energy’s Southwest Mix

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 30, 2017

Xcel Energy is highlighting its newest corporate sustainability report, which shows the company’s growth in renewable energy across its eight-state service area, stretching from the Upper Midwest to the southwestern states of Texas and New Mexico. In the Southwest – [Read More]

Report: U.S. Renewables Generation Four Decades Ahead Of Schedule

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 30, 2017

According to the SUN DAY Campaign, renewable energy’s share of power generation has reached a level that the U.S. Energy Information Administration did not expect to happen for another 40 years.

Acciona Commences Operations On Wind/Battery Storage Plant

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 30, 2017

Acciona Energia has started up a hybrid wind-storage plant in Navarre of northern Spain. Located next to an experimental wind farm in Barasoain, the plant will use battery storage solutions that can be applied to commercial wind farms, explains Acciona. The [Read More]

Enel Signs Tax Equity Deal For Its First Missouri Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 30, 2017

Enel Green Power North America Inc. (EGPNA), the U.S. renewable energy company of the Enel Group, has signed a tax equity agreement for the 300 MW Rock Creek wind farm in Missouri. Rock Creek Wind Holdings LLC, which owns the [Read More]

Alterra Inks Revenue Contract For Central Texas Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 26, 2017

Via a wholly owned project subsidiary, Vancouver, British Columbia-based Alterra Power Corp. has signed a new revenue contract for its 200 MW Flat Top wind project, located in central Texas. The company signed a 13-year power hedge agreement with an [Read More]

Merged Firms Officially Establish ArcVera Renewables

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 25, 2017

The combined company of V-Bar LLC and Chinook Wind LLC has officially commenced operations as ArcVera Renewables. The two announced their agreement to merge on April 17. The Golden, Colo.-based company is now providing consulting and technical services for wind [Read More]

Diamond Wins Extended Maintenance Agreements For Five Leeward Wind Projects

Posted by Lauren Tyler on May 24, 2017

Diamond WTG Engineering & Services Inc., a group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd., and Leeward Renewable Energy LLC, a renewable energy company, have announced that Leeward has extended Diamond’s maintenance and service agreements (MSAs) for five of Leeward’s wind [Read More]

GE Renewable Energy To Supply 120 Turbines For Texas Wind

Posted by Lauren Tyler on May 24, 2017

GE Renewable Energy has announced a commitment to provide Invenergy with 120 GE2.5-116 90-meter turbines for the Santa Rita wind farm in Reagan County, Texas. The 300 MW wind farm, which is expected to be commissioned by the end of the [Read More]