Archive for windpower – Page 2

Vestas Reports Drops In Revenue, Earnings & Free Cash Flow For Q2

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 17, 2017

In the second quarter, Vestas generated revenue of EUR 2.206 billion, representing a decrease of 14% compared with the year-earlier period. In addition, earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) fell to EUR 279 million, a decrease of EUR 120 million. [Read More]

Northland Power Acquires 252 MW Offshore Project

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 17, 2017

Toronto-based Northland Power Inc. has completed the acquisition of 100% of the shares of British Wind Energy GmbH, which owns the Deutsche Bucht offshore wind project, from Highland Group Holdings Ltd. The 252 MW Deutsche Bucht project (DeBu), representing Northland’s [Read More]

Enel Nails Down Tax Equity Agreement For Oklahoma Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 17, 2017

Enel Green Power North America Inc. (EGPNA), acting through subsidiary Red Dirt Wind Holdings LLC, has signed a tax equity agreement worth approximately $340 million with MUFG and Allianz Renewable Energy Partners of America LLC for the Red Dirt wind [Read More]

GE To Power Australia’s Biggest Wind Project

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 17, 2017

GE is supplying turbines for what will be the largest wind farm in Australia, as well as the company’s first in Queensland. GE has announced an agreement with the Powering Australian Renewables Fund (PARF) to supply and install 123 wind [Read More]

Missouri Regulators Reject Grain Belt Express Clean Line

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 16, 2017

Clean Line Energy Partners calls the Missouri Public Service Commission’s decision on the wind-transmitting project “inconsistent with good government and sound public policy.”

Colorado Town Pledges 100% Renewable Energy

Posted by Joseph Bebon on August 16, 2017

On Tuesday, the Nederland, Colo., city council unanimously voted to power Nederland with 100% clean, renewable energy by 2025. The vote came shortly after the cities of Orlando, Fla., and Nevada City, Calif., established similar goals last week. According to [Read More]

Energy Dept.’s EERE: Four ‘Emerging Trends’ For U.S. Offshore Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 16, 2017

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) is touting offshore wind as what could be “the next big thing” for the U.S. Referencing its recent market report, the agency has laid out what [Read More]

Cummins Signs PPA For Indiana Wind Power

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 16, 2017

Columbus, Ind.-based Cummins Inc., a provider of diesel and natural gas engines and related technologies, has entered into a virtual power purchase agreement (PPA) with EDP Renewables North America (EDPR NA) to expand a wind farm in northern Indiana. The [Read More]

Vestas Supplying 123 Turbines For Mexican Wind Auction Project

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 16, 2017

Zuma Energia has placed a firm and unconditional order with Vestas for the 424 MW Parque Eolico Reynosa project in the northeastern state of Tamaulipas, Mexico. Vestas will be supplying 123 V136-3.45 MW turbines. The order includes supply and installation [Read More]

Next-Gen Gangway In Action At Walney Extension Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 15, 2017

Barge Master and Bosch Rexroth’s “next-generation gangway” is now in operation for MHI Vestas’ Walney Extension Wind Farm in the Irish Sea. The gangway is operating on the subsea-support walk-to-work vessel VOS Start from Vroon Offshore Services. The ship is [Read More]