Archive for renewables – Page 180

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]

E.ON Energy Services Named Authorized Service Provider For Winergy

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 01, 2016

Voerde, Germany-based Winergy, a supplier of drivetrain components for wind turbines, has named E.ON Energy Services a factory-authorized service provider for inspection, repair and replacement of Winergy equipment. The designation allows E.ON Energy Services to perform up-tower repair and replacement [Read More]

Vision Ridge’s $430M Investment Fund Focuses On Tackling Climate Change

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 01, 2016

In the wake of a year of global and national changes in climate and energy policy, investment firm Vision Ridge Partners says it has closed a $430 million private investment portfolio focused on later-stage clean energy companies and other sustainable [Read More]

Siemens Secures Duo Of Irish Wind Orders

Posted by Lauren Tyler on January 28, 2016

Siemens has received two orders totaling 172 MW for onshore wind projects in Ireland. With 36 Siemens D3 direct-drive turbines, the 108 MW Cloosh Valley Wind Farm – also known as Galway Wind Park Phase 2 – is part of [Read More]

AWEA: 2015 Marks Third-Biggest Year For New U.S. Wind Power

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 27, 2016

The American Wind Energy Association has revealed the industry’s latest statistics, which show the U.S. had a strong year.

Fourteen-State Study: Power Transmission Upgrades Bring More Wind Power

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 27, 2016

Savings on producing electricity are only just the start of the benefits provided to regions that expand their electrical transmission, according to a 14-state study issued in Little Rock, Ark., by the Southwest Power Pool (SPP) and explained by the [Read More]

Google And Invenergy Sign 225 MW Wind PPA

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 27, 2016

Chicago-headquartered Invenergy says it has signed a 225 MW wind power purchase agreement (PPA) with Google to provide the tech giant with renewable energy to help support its data center operations. Google first announced this deal in December during the [Read More]

Siemens Inks Its First Offshore Wind Order For Finland

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 27, 2016

Siemens says it has been awarded its first commercial offshore wind order from Finland: the supply, installation and commissioning of 10 turbines for the Tahkoluoto demonstration wind farm in the Baltic Sea. The customer is Suomen Hyötytuuli Oy, a wind [Read More]