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Siemens Nets Contract Extension For Scottish Wind Farm

Posted by Lauren Tyler on June 30, 2016

Siemens has received a long-term contract extension for service and maintenance at the 350 MW Clyde wind farm from Clyde Windfarm LTD, owned by SSE, Greencoat UK Wind and GLIL. It marks the sixth service agreement the company has signed [Read More]

Nexans Launches New Cable Range For Higher-Voltage Wind Networks

Posted by Lauren Tyler on June 30, 2016

Nexans, a provider of cables and cabling solutions for power transmission and distribution; energy resources, including renewables; transportation; and building sectors, is launching a range of 72.5 kW cable and power accessories to meet the growing demand for higher-capacity wind [Read More]

Senvion Wins 60 MW Contract In Southern Italy

Posted by Lauren Tyler on June 30, 2016

Senvion, a global manufacturer of onshore and offshore wind turbines, has secured a contract with PLT Energia for the delivery and installation of 30 turbines at a total rated power of 60 MW for the Tursi Colobraro wind farm. According [Read More]

Siemens Supplies Turbines, Switchgear For German Wind Plant

Posted by Lauren Tyler on June 30, 2016

Siemens has announced an order for the supply of wind turbines, medium-voltage switchgear for optimal grid compatibility and a long-term service contract for 20 years. Specifically, Siemens will supply three direct-drive SWT-3.2-113 wind turbines for the onshore wind power plant [Read More]

What Impact Will Brexit Have On U.K. Offshore Renewables?

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 29, 2016

The decision of the U.K. to leave the European Union could have far-reaching implications for the British renewables sector in terms of investment and legislation, according to recent research from the London-headquartered Renewables Consulting Group (RCG). For most voters, says [Read More]

Vestas Secures Firm Order For Xcel’s Huge Colorado Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 29, 2016

Vestas has received a firm and unconditional order from Xcel Energy Inc. for 53 MW of V110-2.0 MW turbine components. The turbine nacelles, blades and towers will be produced at Vestas’ Colorado factories. The contract serves as the PTC Safe Harbor [Read More]

North American Leaders Pledge 50 Percent Clean Energy By 2025

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 29, 2016

Obama, Trudeau and Nieto have united for a common goal of furthering the Paris Agreement and achieving 50% clean power generation in the continent by 2025.

Ribbon Gets Cut On Ontario’s Armow Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 29, 2016

A grand opening ceremony was held today for Ontario’s 180 MW Armow Wind power facility, expected to generate enough energy to power approximately 70,000 Ontario homes each year. The event was hosted by developers Samsung Renewable Energy Inc. and Pattern [Read More]

SunEdison Announces Another Executive Shake-Up

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 29, 2016

As it continues moving through the Chapter 11 process, SunEdison Inc. has announced another leadership shake-up – this time on the bankrupt renewable energy company’s finance team. According to a press release, Ilan Daskal, who SunEdison appointed its chief financial [Read More]

Florida Energy Provider Seeks Additional 94 MW From Kingfisher Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 29, 2016

Pensacola, Fla.-based Gulf Power is looking to bring to its energy mix an additional 94 MW of wind power from the Kingfisher Wind farm in Oklahoma. Gulf Power, an investor-owned energy provider with all its common stock owned by Atlanta-based [Read More]