Archive for renewable energy – Page 68

Senvion Supplying 13 Turbines For Quixwood Moor Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 25, 2016

Senvion has won an order with Ireland-based renewables investor NTR PLC to supply 10 MM92 and three MM82 turbines for the Quixwood Moor Wind Farm in Scotland. The project, located in Berwickshire in the Scottish Borders, will have a total [Read More]

Happy Earth Day: Countries Meet In NYC To Sign Paris Agreement

Joseph Bebon
Written by Joseph Bebon on April 22, 2016

Today, on Earth Day, leaders from about 170 countries converged in New York City to formally sign the Paris Agreement. According to the United Nations, that is by far the biggest number of countries to ever sign an international agreement [Read More]

RFP Seeks U.S.-Israel Projects With Focus On Renewables, Energy Efficiency

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 20, 2016

BIRD Energy, a program sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy and Israel’s Ministry of Energy and Water Resources, has announced a new request for proposals (RFP) for U.S.-Israel joint projects with a focus on renewable energy and energy efficiency. [Read More]

FoundOcean Set To Work On Burbo Bank Extension Project This Summer

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 20, 2016

FoundOcean, a U.K.-based provider of grouting services for the offshore energy industry, says it has been contracted by Van Oord Offshore Wind Projects for the 258 MW Burbo Bank Extension project, located 8 km off the coast of the U.K.’s [Read More]

AWS Truepower Announces Large Batch Of New Hires

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 20, 2016

Albany, N.Y.-based AWS Truepower, an international provider of wind and solar energy consulting and engineering services, says it has added a number of key staff to its due diligence and consulting services teams. David Coffey has joined AWS Truepower’s due [Read More]

Wind Energy Gets Connecticut Printer’s Stamp Of Approval

Betsy Lillian
Written by Betsy Lillian on April 19, 2016

Six years into operations, a single, 100 kW wind turbine offsets one-third of the power used by New Haven-based Phoenix Press.

Apex Clean Energy Acquires Sugar Creek Wind One In Illinois

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 18, 2016

Charlottesville, Va.-based Apex Clean Energy has acquired the Sugar Creek Wind One project from Springfield, Ill.-based American Wind Energy Management Corp. (AWEM). According to AWEM, the project is situated on 16,500 acres of land approximately 5 miles west of Lincoln, [Read More]

Nordex Rakes In Turbine Orders For Turkish Wind Market

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 18, 2016

During the first quarter of the year, Nordex received three new orders for a total of more than 40 MW in Turkey. The projects, for 18 turbines altogether, are located in different regions of the country and cover International Electrotechnical [Read More]

CanWEA: Alberta Budget Enables Province To Move Forward On Renewables Goal

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 18, 2016

In light of Alberta’s 2016 budget announcement, the Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) is applauding the province’s commitment to renewable energy. Joe Ceci, Alberta’s finance minister, recently laid out the 2016 budget, which enables the government “to move forward on [Read More]

Tokyo Developer Goes With Siemens’ Direct-Drive Wind Turbines

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 18, 2016

Siemens has secured its third wind turbine order from Tokyo-based developer Eurus Energy Holdings Corp. For the 41.6 MW Eurus Higashi Yurihara onshore project – developed in Yurihonjo, located in the north of mainland Honshu – Siemens will provide 13 [Read More]