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3M Partnership To Use Drones To Apply Wind Turbine Maintenance Products

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 08, 2017

In an effort to reduce wind turbine downtime that can affect annual energy production, 3M recently announced an agreement with Camp Six Labs – a provider of drone-based infrastructure maintenance – to apply 3M products to wind turbine blades by [Read More]

Goldwind Americas Signs Distributed Wind Order With Ohio Company

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 08, 2017

Goldwind Americas, a wholly owned subsidiary of Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co. Ltd. (Goldwind), has signed agreements to supply Findlay, Ohio-based One Energy Enterprises LLC with 60 MW of wind turbines. The turbines will be supplied for various distributed [Read More]

GE Adds To Growing Wind Portfolio In Australia

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 07, 2017

GE Renewable Energy has announced an agreement with ENGIE in Australia to supply and install 32 wind turbines for the Willogoleche Wind Farm. Located 160 kilometers north of Adelaide in South Australia, the 119 MW wind farm will be completed [Read More]

Hawaiian Electric: Landowner, Meet Renewables Developer

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 07, 2017

To help achieve Hawaii’s renewable energy goals, Hawaiian Electric recently sought out landowners to determine their willingness to host renewable energy projects. As a result of that effort, the utility company says it has compiled a list of potential sites [Read More]

DONG Energy Selling Half Of Borkum Riffgrund 2 Offshore Project

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 07, 2017

Global Infrastructure Partners III (GIP III) has entered into an agreement to acquire a 50% stake in the Borkum Riffgrund 2 Offshore Wind Farm from DONG Energy for a total consideration of approximately EUR 1.17 billion. Borkum Riffgrund 2, currently [Read More]

AWEA Kicks Off Inaugural American Wind Week

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 07, 2017

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) has kicked off its inaugural American Wind Week, running today through Aug. 12. AWEA says it is recognizing that wind power is now the largest source of U.S. renewable energy capacity and that it [Read More]

New York Offshore Wind Alliance Appoints New Head

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 07, 2017

Joe Martens, who served as New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s first commissioner of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), is joining the New York Offshore Wind Alliance (NYOWA) as its new director, the organization has announced. NYOWA [Read More]

Cape Wind’s Final SEIS Released By Feds

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 04, 2017

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management has issued the final supplemental environmental impact statement for Cape Wind’s long-delayed wind farm proposed off the coast of Massachusetts.

Alliant Energy Seeks Approval For Half-Gigawatt Wind Expansion

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 04, 2017

Alliant Energy’s Iowa utility subsidiary is seeking approval from the Iowa Utilities Board to add up to 500 MW of wind energy in Iowa. The company received approval in 2016 for a similar expansion. The combined projects would represent a [Read More]

DOE’s Wind Tech Head Takes New Role At Hydropower Company

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 04, 2017

Jose Zayas is leaving his role as director of the Wind Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and joining Cube Hydro Partners LLC as vice president of partnerships and strategic initiatives. Cube Hydro Partners, based in Bethesda, [Read More]