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Ohio Utility Issues RFI For Wind Projects At Least 20 MW

Posted by Lauren Tyler on May 13, 2016

AEP Ohio, a unit of American Electric Power, has issued a request for information (RFI) for companies interested in participating in a future request for proposals (RFP) for wind power. The RFP would be for wind projects 20 MW or [Read More]

RedWind Consulting Sells South Dakota Wind Farm To CED

Posted by Lauren Tyler on May 12, 2016

Renewable energy consulting firm RedWind Consulting says it has finished the sale and closing of the Campbell County Wind Farm (CCWF) in northeast South Dakota to Consolidated Edison Development (CED). According to RedWind, the approximately 94 MW wind farm consists [Read More]

German Distributor To Offer BASF Coatings’ Rotor Blade Repair Products

Posted by Lauren Tyler on May 12, 2016

Hamburg, Germany-based company WINDSOURCING.COM GmbH, a distributor specializing in components, materials and services for wind turbines, says it has expanded its product portfolio with the addition of BASF Coatings’ RELEST repair product line for rotor blades. “The RELEST product line is [Read More]

PREP Wind Farm Exceeds Expectations At Pantex Plant

Posted by Lauren Tyler on May 12, 2016

The Pantex Renewable Energy Project (PREP), a wind farm in the Texas Panhandle generating power for the Pantex Plant, has exceeded expectations by generating more than 43 million kWh of energy and producing more than 63% of the plant’s needs [Read More]

Food Manufacturing Giant Mars Now Powers U.K. Operations By Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 11, 2016

The energy it takes to make Mars bars, Whiskas cat food, Extra gum and Uncle Ben’s rice in the U.K. is now provided by a wind farm in Moy, Scotland, says manufacturing giant Mars Inc., which is headquartered in McLean, [Read More]

Renewables To Supply 28% Of Ontario’s Energy By 2040: Report

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 11, 2016

Canada’s National Energy Board (NEB) has released a report, “Canada’s Energy Future 2016: Province and Territory Outlooks,” which highlights the diversity of energy/electricity sources across Canada for both the production and consumption of energy, including crude oil, hydro, natural gas [Read More]

Dogger Bank Offshore Project Gets O&M Boost From Drones

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 11, 2016

Scotland-based Cyberhawk Innovations, a provider of drone-based inspections and surveys, has completed an operations and maintenance (O&M) inspection project for Forewind’s Dogger Bank offshore wind farm, situated 150 kilometers off the coast of the U.K. The project saw a team [Read More]

A2SEA To Install Turbines For Hornsea Project One

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 11, 2016

Offshore wind installation and services provider A2SEA says it has signed a contract to install turbines for DONG Energy at what will be the world’s largest offshore wind farm, Hornsea Project One. According to A2SEA, Hornsea Project One will be [Read More]

Gamesa Opening New Blade Factory In India This Fall

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 11, 2016

Gamesa is building a new turbine blade factory in the town of Nellore in Andra Pradesh – one of India’s fastest-growing wind markets, says the company. With enough capacity to manufacture 250 blades (500 MW) a year, the facility has [Read More]

Renewable NRG Systems Makes Hire To Expand EMEA Presence

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 11, 2016

Vermont-based Renewable NRG Systems (RNRG), a designer and manufacturer of decision-support tools for the renewable energy industry, has hired Mario López as senior territory manager for the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region to increase the company’s presence in [Read More]