Archive for wind-energy

Enel Bringing 291 MW Of Wind Power To Russia

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 23, 2017

Enel S.p.A., acting through its Russian subsidiary, was recently awarded two wind projects for a total capacity of 291 MW within the framework of the 2017 Russian government tender for the construction of 1.9 GW of wind capacity in the [Read More]

New-Market Strategy: Senvion To Enter Serbian Wind Industry

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 23, 2017

Senvion has closed a financial contract with Elicio NV for the Alibunar wind farm in Serbia. Under the 42 MW order, Senvion will deliver, install and commission 21 MM100 turbines. The installation is planned to take place in the first [Read More]

Alliant Energy’s Wisconsin Utility Seeks 200 MW Of Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 22, 2017

Alliant Energy’s Wisconsin utility, Wisconsin Power and Light Co., has issued a request for proposals (RFP) to add 200 MW to its wind generation portfolio. Qualifying structures include asset sales, develop-transfers or build-transfers, and power purchase agreements. Resources being considered [Read More]

AWEA Hires Energy Policy Strategist Amy Farrell

Posted by Amanda Fava on May 10, 2017

Amy L. Farrell, a strategist and expert in energy, environmental and regulatory policy, has been named senior vice president for government and public affairs at the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA). According to AWEA, Farrell will oversee federal regulatory affairs, [Read More]

RES Sells IdentiFlight LLC Assets To Boulder Imaging Affiliate

Posted by Amanda Fava on May 09, 2017

Renewable Energy Systems (RES) has sold the assets of IdentiFlight LLC to IdentiFlight International LLC. IdentiFlight International is jointly owned by Boulder Imaging, a Colorado-based expert in machine vision solutions, and certain private investors affiliated with the company. According to [Read More]

Indianapolis Hotels Sign Up For Wind Energy

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 01, 2017

Indianapolis Power & Light Co. (IPL), a subsidiary of The AES Corp., says six prominent hotels in downtown Indianapolis have pledged their participation in IPL Green Power Option, a program allowing entities to buy wind energy as a percentage of [Read More]

Washington City Operations To Be Powered Entirely By Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on April 21, 2017

The City of Mercer Island, Wash., has announced a commitment to run exclusively on wind power starting in 2019. Mercer Island plans to buy 20 years of wind power to replace its current mix of electricity for its city operations. Currently, [Read More]

Enel’s 400 MW Cimarron Bend Wind Farm Powers Up In Kansas

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 31, 2017

Enel Green Power North America Inc. (EGPNA), a subsidiary of Italy-based Enel S.p.A., has officially brought online the second and final half of its 400 MW Cimarron Bend wind farm, located in Clark County, Kan. The power from Cimarron Bend [Read More]

Iowa Group Underscores Low Power Prices For The Wind-Rich State

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 31, 2017

Iowa produces more electricity from wind per capita than any other state, but importantly, according to new findings from the Iowa Policy Project (IPP), the state’s leadership in wind production has not come at a great expense to ratepayers. “This [Read More]

DONG Energy Invests In Taiwan’s Offshore Wind Market

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 26, 2017

DONG Energy has signed an agreement to acquire a 35% ownership interest in Taiwanese offshore wind project Formosa I from local developer Swancor Renewable. The new owners of Formosa I are DONG Energy (35%), Macquarie Capital (50%) and Swancor Industries [Read More]