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Northern Power Rolls Out Turnkey Energy Storage Suite

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 10, 2017

Northern Power Systems Corp., a Vermont-based provider of distributed energy power systems, is now offering a suite of megawatt-scale energy storage solutions that incorporate various battery types and capabilities, depending on the application and end-user need. The company has already [Read More]

Senvion Announces Financial Close For 299 MW Of Chilean Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 10, 2017

Chilean power generator Aela Energia has achieved financial close for two Senvion wind projects, Sarco and Aurora, totaling 299 MW. The conditional contract for the supply and installation of 93 Senvion turbines for the two projects was concluded in April [Read More]

New AWEA Resource Shows Every Wind Farm And Factory In The Country

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 10, 2017

Using a new map tool released by the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), anyone can now easily view the location of every utility-scale wind project and wind-related manufacturing facility in the U.S. With the very first American Wind Week in [Read More]

NYSERDA Wraps Up First Year Of Wildlife Surveys For Offshore Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 10, 2017

As part of the state’s initiative to pursue responsible offshore wind development, the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) has completed its first year of aerial wildlife data collection over an offshore wind area. Over three years, [Read More]

Brouillette Sworn In As DOE Deputy Secretary After Strong Senate Support

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 09, 2017

Dan Brouillette, a former executive at Ford and USAA, has been sworn in as the deputy secretary of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). According to the agency, Brouillette has three decades of experience in both the public and private [Read More]

Acciona Building 424 MW Mexico Wind Project For Zuma Energia

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 09, 2017

Acciona has been commissioned by Mexican energy company Zuma Energia to build a 424 MW wind farm in Reynosa, located in the state of Tamaulipas in northeastern Mexico. According to Acciona, the project, worth approximately $600 million, is part of [Read More]

Cubico Gets Financing For 250 MW Mexican Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 09, 2017

London-headquartered Cubico Sustainable Investments has reached financial close on two Mexican renewable energy facilities, the 250 MW El Mezquite wind farm in Nuevo Leon and the 350 MW Solem solar photovoltaic project in Aguascalientes. The total amount of non-recourse project [Read More]

Kansas Wind Farm To Power 150 Target Stores

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 09, 2017

Target has signed a power purchase agreement for Infinity Renewables’ Solomon Forks Wind Project, located in northwestern Kansas. Target will buy 100 MW of energy from the 474 MW project to offset 100% of power the company uses at 150 [Read More]

Siemens Gamesa Claims Tallest Wind Turbines In Asia

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 08, 2017

Siemens Gamesa has set a new record in Asia by installing the tallest wind turbines on the continent, the company claims. The turbines, equipped with 153-meter towers and 56-meter blades, reach a total height of 210 meters. The Sarahnlom wind [Read More]

Vestas Announces Mexican Wind Order

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 08, 2017

Today, the Mexican Secretariat of Energy is holding a press conference regarding the financing of projects awarded in Mexico’s renewable energy auction last September. In turn, Vestas can confirm it has entered into a conditional agreement with Zuma Energia to [Read More]