Projects & Contracts

Statoil Ups Its Share In Dogger Bank Offshore Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 24, 2017

Statoil and Statkraft have completed a transaction in which Statoil has increased its share in the Dogger Bank offshore wind development. Statoil has now acquired an additional 12.5% – taking its share to 37.5%. SSE has acquired the other 12.5% [Read More]

Race Bank Offshore Wind Farm Goes With SgurrEnergy For Monitoring

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 23, 2017

SgurrEnergy, part of Wood Group’s clean energy business, has been awarded a construction monitoring contract for the Race Bank Wind Farm, a 573 MW project to be located 17 miles off the Norfolk, England, coast. The contract will be followed [Read More]

Floating Offshore Wind Moves Forward In Scotland

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 22, 2017

Dounreay Tri Ltd. has inked planning consent from the Scottish government for the installation of a floating wind farm to be located 9 kilometers off the northern coast of Scotland. According to Renewable Energy Systems (RES), this decision means the [Read More]

Energy Company Signs Up For Power From DONG Offshore Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 22, 2017

DONG Energy has signed a deal with U.K. green energy company Good Energy to supply power from the Westermost Rough Offshore Wind Farm. The deal secures 12% of the output of the 210 MW project, which is operated by DONG [Read More]

Deal Signed For Altamont Pass Repowered Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 21, 2017

Salka LLC, a San Diego-based renewable energy company, has signed a purchase and sale agreement for the Summit Wind Project, a 55 MW wind farm under development in the east San Francisco Bay area. The agreement was signed with Castlelake [Read More]

Peak View Wind Project Welcomed To Southern Colorado Grid

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 20, 2017

With the integration of its 60 MW Peak View Wind Project into the grid, Black Hills Energy is bringing renewable energy to its more than 94,000 customers in southern Colorado. The 34-turbine wind farm is located near Walsenburg, Colo. Completed [Read More]

That’s The Last Of It: NV Energy Kills Coal Plant, Moves Toward Renewables

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 20, 2017

As part of a goal to further reduce Nevada’s carbon emissions, Las Vegas-based NV Energy has taken down the fourth and final unit of its 257 MW coal-fired Reid Gardner Generating Station. Thus, the facility is no longer providing energy [Read More]

Senvion Notches First Irish Wind Deal

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 20, 2017

Marking its first contract in Ireland, German wind turbine manufacturer Senvion has signed a deal with renewable energy investor NTR on behalf of NTR’s wind investment fund. Under the contract, Senvion will supply five MM82 turbines for the Teevurcher wind [Read More]

ALLETE Bringing PTC-Qualifying Wind Farm To North Dakota

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 17, 2017

ALLETE Clean Energy, a wholly owned subsidiary of ALLETE Inc., is further highlighting the 100 MW wind farm it plans to build in North Dakota as part of Xcel Energy’s newly announced plans to bring more wind energy to the [Read More]

World’s First Offshore Wind Farm Says Goodbye

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 16, 2017

After more than 25 years of operation, DONG Energy has decided to retire Vindeby, the world’s first offshore wind farm. Vindeby Offshore Wind Farm, consisting of 11 wind turbines, was connected to the grid in 1991. The Danish wind project [Read More]