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Target Announces First Wind Power Purchase: Stephens Ranch In Texas

Posted by Lauren Tyler on July 22, 2016

Target says it has entered into an agreement with Starwood Energy Group to purchase a portion of power from the firm’s 211 MW Stephens Ranch Wind project near Lubbock, Texas. In a company announcement, the retail giant says the 40 [Read More]

Groups Call LIPA Offshore Wind Delay ‘Deeply Disappointing’

Posted by Betsy Lillian on July 22, 2016

In response to the Long Island Power Authority’s (LIPA) recent postponement of the vote to consider Deepwater Wind’s offshore wind proposal, several environmental groups are expressing their disappointment and urging the New York governor to move offshore wind power forward [Read More]

Gamesa Lands 460 MW Of New Wind Orders In India

Posted by Lauren Tyler on July 22, 2016

During the second quarter of this year, Gamesa was contracted to install a total of 230 G97-2.0 MW class S and G114-2.0 MW class S wind turbines in India. The seven orders comprise the supply of 460 MW of turbines [Read More]

Broadwind Energy Lands $15M Worth Of Tower Orders

Posted by Lauren Tyler on July 22, 2016

Cicero, Ill.-based Broadwind Energy Inc., a provider of solutions for customers in the energy and infrastructure markets, has announced $15 million worth of new wind tower orders. Broadwind plans to produce the towers in its Manitowoc, Wis., facility for 2017 [Read More]

Michigan’s Apple Blossom Wind Farm Acquired By Sempra

Posted by Lauren Tyler on July 22, 2016

Sempra U.S. Gas & Power, a subsidiary of Sempra Energy, has acquired the Apple Blossom wind project in Michigan from Geronimo Energy LLC, a utility-scale wind and solar energy developer. Located in Huron County, the 100 MW wind farm will [Read More]

Grant Funding Launched To Unlock U.K. Offshore Wind Potential

Posted by Lauren Tyler on July 21, 2016

OrbisEnergy, an innovation and incubation center in Lowestoft, Suffolk, in the U.K., says it has launched the SCORE program, a grant funding opportunity totaling 6 million British pounds intended to help small and midsize businesses develop new technologies – particularly [Read More]

Smart Tech Enables Post-Approval Design Changes For Arkona Wind

Posted by Lauren Tyler on July 21, 2016

Seismic surface surveys from the Fraunhofer Institute for Wind Energy and Energy System Technology (IWES) are enabling the 385 MW Arkona wind farm to stay on schedule, despite changes to the facility design. The EUR 1.2 billion wind farm, located [Read More]

Vattenfall Invests Big In 92.4 MW Wind Farm Off Scottish Coast

Posted by Lauren Tyler on July 21, 2016

Vattenfall, a Swedish, state-owned, energy company, has decided to invest more than 348 million U.S. dollars (approximately SEK 3 billion) in a combined wind farm and technology development center off the Scottish coast. As previously reported, the wind farm, known [Read More]

E.ON, Digital Realty Sign On For Colbeck’s Corner Wind Farm Output

Posted by Lauren Tyler on July 21, 2016

E.ON Climate & Renewables North America LLC and Digital Realty, a global provider of data center, collocation and interconnection solutions, have announced a long-term agreement to procure energy from Colbeck’s Corner wind farm. According to the partner companies, this agreement [Read More]

HYTORC Introduces New ICE Series Bolting System

Posted by Lauren Tyler on July 21, 2016

Industrial bolting systems manufacturer HYTORC has released the all-new ICE series, which, the company states, serves as the only industrial bolting system with a built-in auto release to prevent the inconvenient lockup of tools and a patented hose connector for [Read More]