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Offshore Wind: ‘If We Blow It, We Won’t Catch Up’

Citing findings in a new IEA report, Offshore Wind Outlook 2019, the Business Network for Offshore Wind contends that other countries are...

Offshore Wind Project in Taiwan Using Siemens Gamesa Machines

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) and Hai Long Offshore Wind have signed a preferred supplier agreement for the delivery and servicing of...

Dominion Energy Gets Behind Buildup of Wind, Solar Careers

Dominion Energy and nearly two dozen other organizations recently launched SHINE - Solar Hands-On Instructional Network of Excellence to train solar installers...

ENGIE Going with GE Turbines for OK, SD Wind Projects

ENGIE North America has chosen GE Renewable Energy to supply 180 wind turbines for two projects: 88 2.8-127 turbines for the King...

Vestas to Deploy Bat Deterrent Systems from NRG

NRG Systems Inc. has signed a strategic agreement with Vestas Wind Systems A/S to offer turnkey bat deterrent systems, complete with installation...

McDonald’s Completes Virtual PPA for Aviator Wind West Output

McDonald's has signed two long-term, large-scale virtual power purchase agreements to buy the renewable energy generated by Aviator Wind West and a solar project...

DTE Restructures to Support Growth of Renewable Energy Portfolio

DTE Energy has made three senior executive moves that the company says are aimed at accelerating its progress toward enhancing its renewable energy business,...

Investor Takes Stake in Prairie Breeze II and III Wind Farms

Excelsior Energy Capital, an independent North American renewable energy investor, says its North American Renewable Energy Fund has acquired 90.1% of Invenergy’s sponsor equity...

Tenaska Secures Funding for Nobles 2 Wind Farm

Independent energy company Tenaska closed $158 million in commercial financing for the Nobles 2 wind project, which is under construction in Nobles...

Testing to Begin on Haliade-X 12MW Wind Blade

GE Renewable Energy and the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) have welcomed a 107-meter blade that will undergo a series of fatigue tests at...