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Toronto Firm Closes U.S. Deal On NRG Wind Farm

Posted by Lauren Tyler on June 03, 2016

Toronto-based Fengate Capital Management has reached financial close on the acquisition of a 25% equity interest in San Juan Mesa Wind Project LLC, the owner of a 120 MW project in New Mexico. As announced in April, the San Juan [Read More]

Vattenfall, MHI Vestas Offshore Wind Reach Conditional Agreement For Horns Rev 3

Posted by Lauren Tyler on June 03, 2016

Vestas has confirmed that Vattenfall and MHI Vestas Offshore Wind have entered into a conditional agreement regarding delivery of the V164-8.0 MW turbine for the 400 MW Horns Rev 3 offshore wind project in Denmark. MHI Vestas Offshore Wind was [Read More]

DOI Proposes Wind Lease Sale For 81,000 Acres Offshore N.Y.

Posted by Lauren Tyler on June 02, 2016

The Interior Department says it worked with several industry partners to identify an area that can support a large-scale commercial wind project.

Vestas Selects Mita-Teknik For Controller Upgrades In North America

Posted by Lauren Tyler on June 02, 2016

Vestas says it has signed an agreement with wind turbine control systems provider Mita-Teknik to market controller upgrades for turbines, including the V47 model, in the North American market. According to Vestas, this new controller enhancement enables several performance-enhancing upgrades, [Read More]

150 MW Wind Energy Center Proposed In N.D.

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 01, 2016

The North Dakota Public Service Commission (PSC) is holding a public hearing regarding a proposal to construct the 150 MW Brady II Wind Energy Center in Hettinger and Stark counties. Brady Wind II LLC, a wholly owned, indirect subsidiary of [Read More]

Vestas’ V117-3.45 MW Wind Turbine To Make Canadian Debut

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 01, 2016

Parc éolien Nicolas-Riou SEC has placed a firm and unconditional order for 65 of Vestas’ V117-3.45 MW turbines, which will be deployed at the Nicolas-Riou wind project in Québec. The project’s partnership comprises EDF EN Canada Inc. (50%) and community [Read More]

Renewables Status Report Underscores Records Broken In 2015

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 01, 2016

Yet another report highlighting the rise of renewable energy and its benefits has been released – this time by REN21. In its Renewables 2016 Global Status Report, the international nonprofit association reveals that renewables are now firmly established as competitive, [Read More]

Nordex Names Its New Chief Financial Officer

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 01, 2016

On Sept. 1, Christoph Burkhard will join Nordex’s management board as the company’s new chief financial officer (CFO). Most recently, Burkhard served as CFO at Siemens’ offshore wind power division; prior to that, he was CFO at Siemens’ onshore wind [Read More]

RNRG Touts Tilt-Up Vs. Lattice Towers For Wind Industry

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 01, 2016

Vermont-based Renewable NRG Systems (RNRG), a provider of measurement products and technical services for the renewable energy industry, says it has sold 20 of its 80-meter tilt-up towers to various developers and consultants to support their power-performance testing activities. According [Read More]

Capital Agreement Closes On $56M Iowa Wind Project

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 01, 2016

Multinational independent power producer Building Energy SPA has closed a partnership and capital contribution agreement between its U.S. subsidiary, Building Energy Wind Iowa, and Capital One Bank for the construction and operation of a 30 MW Iowa wind project. The [Read More]