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Senvion Inks 151 MW Of U.K. Wind Orders

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 02, 2017

Senvion has secured a contract with Banks Renewables for the supply and installation of 47 turbines for three U.K. wind projects totaling 151 MW. Senvion has also signed 20-year operations and maintenance contracts for all three projects. Senvion will supply [Read More]

Berkshire Hathaway Companies Deploy Uptake Platform For 5 GW Wind Fleet

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 02, 2017

Two subsidiaries of Berkshire Hathaway Energy (BHE), an $84 billion international portfolio of energy businesses, are deploying Uptake Technologies’ solutions across their wind power fleets, which account for approximately 5 GW of capacity. Chicago-based Uptake Technologies provides a predictive-analytics, Software [Read More]

Vestas Appoints Head Of New Asia-Pacific Unit

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 02, 2017

To strengthen its presence in the Asia-Pacific (APC) region, Vestas announced last week that the current APC sales business unit (SBU) would be re-organized into two new SBUs: SBU CHI, covering China and Mongolia, and SBU ASP, covering all other [Read More]

Natural Power Announces U.S. Hire For Renewables-Environment Work

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 02, 2017

In an effort to expand its services for the North American renewable energy industry, Scotland-headquartered Natural Power has announced the appointment of Christine Sutter as head of environment in North America. Sutter will be responsible for providing environmental and permitting [Read More]

Report Examines Small, Medium Wind Turbine Market Over Next Decade

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 01, 2017

A new Navigant Research report analyzing the global market for small and medium wind turbines (SMWTs) estimates that the installed capacity of this market could grow from 176.4 MW in 2017 to 446.0 MW in 2026. The report, examining the [Read More]

Enel Joins Federally Funded Initiative To Advance Clean Energy Start-Ups

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 01, 2017

Enel Green Power North America Inc., the U.S.-based renewables subsidiary of Enel S.p.A., has become a global partner and strategic advisor to Energy Excelerator, a Hawaii-based incubator for clean energy start-ups. As a global partner, Enel will be part of [Read More]

Acciona Merger Helps Drive Big 2016 Sales Increase For Nordex

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 01, 2017

On the basis of its provisional consolidated financial statements for 2016, the Nordex Group has reported that it achieved its targets. Specifically, sales climbed by 40% to EUR 3.4 billion, including sales of EUR 726 million contributed by its new [Read More]

E.ON Brings Energy Storage To West Texas Wind Farms

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 01, 2017

E.ON North America is building two energy storage projects, dubbed Texas Waves, at the sites of the company’s Pyron and Inadale wind farms, which are currently spinning in west Texas. Built in partnership with Greensmith Energy, Texas Waves will consist [Read More]

Vestas Lands 348 MW Order For U.S. Wind Project

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 28, 2017

Vestas has received a firm and unconditional order from an undisclosed U.S. customer for 348 MW of wind turbines. Under the contract, Vestas will provide 174 of its V110-2.0 MW turbines. The nacelles, blades and towers will be produced at [Read More]

How Would Oklahoma’s Anti-Wind Tax Affect The State’s Industry?

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Written by David K. Burton & Binyomin Koff on February 28, 2017

A new tax proposed for existing projects could make wind developers think twice before making big capital investments in the state.