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Senvion Announces Price Range Of Planned Private Placement Of Shares

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 07, 2016

Senvion and its owners, Centerbridge and Arpwood, have announced the price range for Senvion shares in the planned private placement at EUR 20.00 to EUR 23.50 per share. Senvion says it is offering up to 29.9 million shares from the [Read More]

Boskalis To Expand In Offshore Wind Market Through VolkerWessels Deal

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 07, 2016

Expanding in the offshore wind market, Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has signed a letter of intent to acquire the offshore activities from construction firm VolkerWessels. Under the intended transaction, Boskalis will acquire the activities related to maritime and offshore [Read More]

Alberta Selects AESO To Develop Renewable Electricity Incentive Program

Posted by Lauren Tyler on March 04, 2016

As one of its first actions under the Climate Leadership Plan, the Government of Alberta has chosen the Alberta Electric System Operator (AESO) to develop and implement a renewable electricity incentive program to add additional renewable generation capacity into Alberta’s [Read More]

Attending WINDPOWER 2016? Expect Some Subtle Changes This Year

Mark Del Franco
Written by Mark Del Franco on March 03, 2016

With federal policy squared away, the American Wind Energy Association says attendees should expect some new wrinkles at this year’s annual show.

Arizona Utility Plans To Add 1.1 GW More Of Renewable Energy By 2031

Posted by Lauren Tyler on March 03, 2016

To help satisfy the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Clean Power Plan (CPP), Arizona-based Tucson Electric Power (TEP) anticipates an additional 1.1 GW of new renewable capacity by the end of 2030, boosting its total renewable energy portfolio to approximately [Read More]

Big Field Wind Farm Could Be First In U.K. Without Government Subsidy

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 02, 2016

British renewable energy company Good Energy says new proposals for the Big Field Wind Farm could make the Cornwall project funded completely by income from the electricity it generates – which would make it the first wind farm in the [Read More]

U.S. Senator To Propose Bill To Extend ITC Until 2025

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 02, 2016

U.S. Sen. Edward J. Markey, D-Mass., has announced his intentions to propose a bill that would extend the investment tax credit (ITC) until 2025 and thus support the development of offshore wind power in the U.S. According to coverage from [Read More]

Vestas Officially Acquires Independent Service Provider Availon

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 02, 2016

Following the approval from all relevant authorities, Vestas has, as expected, completed its acquisition of independent service provider (ISP) Availon Holding GmbH. As of March 1, Availon will be included in Vestas’ financials. Vestas says it maintains its 2016 financial [Read More]

GE To Assess Renewables Integration, Energy Storage In India

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 02, 2016

GE’s energy consulting business has been chosen by IL&FS Energy Development Co. Ltd. to examine the feasibility of integrated wind, solar and energy storage projects at sites in Ramagiri (Andhra Pradesh) and Nana Layja (Gujarat), India. Last year, says GE, [Read More]

How Did Obama’s Recovery Act Transform America’s Energy System?

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 29, 2016

President Barack Obama’s American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009, the largest single investment in clean energy in history, has provided more than $90 billion in strategic clean energy investments and tax incentives to promote job creation and the [Read More]