Archive for wind-power – Page 138

Pattern Energy Announces $239M Bought-Deal Public Offering

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 10, 2016

Independent power company Pattern Energy Group Inc. has entered into an agreement to sell 10 million shares of its Class A common stock on a bought-deal basis at a price of $23.90 per share for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately [Read More]

Apex Acquires Another Illinois Wind Farm From AWEM

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 10, 2016

Charlottesville, Va.-based Apex Clean Energy – which builds, owns and operates utility-scale wind and solar power – has acquired Sangamon Wind One from American Wind Energy Management Corp. (AWEM). Situated in western Sangamon County, Ill., the project has the potential [Read More]

Odell Wind Project Gets Up And Running In Minnesota

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 10, 2016

Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. (APUC) has announced the commercial operations of the 200 MW Odell wind farm, located in Cottonwood, Jackson, Martin and Watonwan counties in Minnesota. Odell, comprising 100 Vestas V110-2.0 MW wind turbines, will produce an average [Read More]

New Wind Acquisition Proves Vattenfall’s ‘Strong Belief’ In German Market

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 10, 2016

Swedish power company Vattenfall has acquired a wind development project comprising up to 79 turbines in the German North Sea. The Global Tech II wind project is located roughly 85 kilometers north of the island of Borkum. The project is [Read More]

Hydratight Launches Tool For Safer Bolting, Reduced Pinch Points

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 10, 2016

Bolting and machining specialist Hydratight has launched a new accessory for its RSL torque wrench product line. The company says the new tool will increase safety and minimize the possibility of pinching during bolting operations. The Safe T is designed [Read More]

Consortium Acquires Interest In 270 MW K2 Wind Facility In Ontario

Posted by Lauren Tyler on August 09, 2016

A consortium composed of Axium Infrastructure, Alberta Teachers’ Retirement Fund Board and Manulife Financial Corp. says it has completed the acquisition of Samsung Renewable Energy’s one-third interest in the K2 Wind Facility (K2). The remaining two-thirds interest is held, in [Read More]

SgurrEnergy Supplies Advisory Services For Galloper Offshore Wind Farm

Posted by Lauren Tyler on August 09, 2016

SgurrEnergy, a renewable energy consultancy and subsidiary business of the Wood Group, says it supported the acquisition of a stake in the 336 MW Galloper offshore wind farm in the U.K., providing independent technical advisory services to Sumitomo Corp. Sumitomo [Read More]

Colbeck’s Corner Wind Farm Now Operating In Texas

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 08, 2016

E.ON’s 200 MW Colbeck’s Corner wind farm, located east of Amarillo, Texas, has been put into operation. According to E.ON, the project’s 112 GE 1.79-100 turbines can generate enough energy to supply the equivalent of 64,000 households with power. Under [Read More]

Nordex Bringing Even More Turbines To Finnish Wind Site

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 08, 2016

Finnish asset management company Taaleri has ordered an additional 11 N131/3000 turbines from Nordex for the Kivivaara-Peuravaara wind project. With this order, the customer has raised the number of turbines for this project to 30. Nordex notes challenging conditions of the [Read More]

Citing Brexit, U.K. Renewables Company Goes Into Administration

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 08, 2016

As a result of difficult market conditions and the outcome of the U.K.’s recent referendum on exiting the European Union, independent power producer (IPP) Rame Energy PLC, which specializes in on- and off-grid wind and solar projects, says it can [Read More]