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Port of Duluth Has Record Year for Wind Power Cargo

The Port of Duluth, Minn., says 306,000 freight tons of wind energy cargo moved through its hands in 2019, setting a single-season record....

Nordex Fabricates Concrete Wind Tower Number 1,000

The Nordex Group says the company recently manufactured its 1,000th concrete tower for its own turbines: a journey that began 13 years...

Pattern Energy Being Acquired

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) is acquiring Pattern Energy Group Inc., a large independent power company that owns a portfolio of...

Wind Power O&M Expenditures Set to Boom

According to a new report by IHS Markit, U.S. wind power operations and maintenance (O&M) annual spending is expected to increase to...

25 MW Floating Offshore Wind Development Coming Online

The Windplus consortium, which is jointly owned by EDP Renováveis, ENGIE, Repsol and Principle Power Inc., is installing the largest floating wind turbine in...

Spark Power Buys Wind O&M, Construction Services Firm

Spark Power Group Inc. has acquired One Wind Services Inc. and One Wind Services (US) Inc., which specialize in delivering operations and...

Siemens Gamesa Goes with Infosys for IT Transformation

Wind power technology and services firm Siemens Gamesa says Infosys, a global provider of digital services and consulting, will provide the company...

MHI Vestas Selected for Floating Offshore Wind Farm

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind, a joint venture between Vestas Wind Systems A/S and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, will be the wind turbine supplier for the...

CPA Scooping 300 MW from New Arizona Wind Project

Clean Power Alliance (CPA), a retail electricity provider operating in Southern California, has signed a power purchase agreement for 300 MW of output from...

EDF Using Siemens Gamesa Turbines in Texas, New Mexico Projects

EDF Renewables North America has selected Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy to supply turbines for the Coyote and Oso Grande projects in the...