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Vestas nabs 400-MW order for Nebraska wind project

May 1 (SeeNews) - Denmark's Vestas Wind Systems A/S (CPH:VWS) said Thursday it has secured an order from BHE Renewables LLC to supply 400 MW of …

First Solar reports wider-than-expected Q1 net loss

May 1 (SeeNews) - US solar panel maker First Solar Inc (NASDAQ:FSLR) on Thursday posted a first-quarter (Q1) net loss of USD 62.3 million (EUR 55.6m) …

EU ProSun calling for probe into PV imports from Malaysia, Taiwan

April 29 (SeeNews) - EU ProSun has asked the European Commission (EC) to launch an anti-circumvention probe into solar product imports from Taiwan …

China

Atlantis seals deal to buy Siemens' UK tidal power business

April 29 (SeeNews) - Singapore-based tidal power expert Atlantis Resources Ltd (LON:ARL) said today it has struck an all-stock deal to acquire UK …

Yield Cos: We Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change

Like the financial world’s equivalent of the belle of the ball, the yield co has beguiled investors and set off lots of chatter in the renewable …

Centerbridge unit to issue EUR 400m in notes ahead of Senvion buy

April 21 (SeeNews) - The financial vehicle through which US buyout firm Centerbridge Partners LP will take over German wind turbine maker Senvion SE …

Gamesa wins 220-MW turnkey wind project in Egypt

April 21 (SeeNews) - Spanish wind turbine maker Gamesa (MCE:GAM) will supply the turbines, build and operate for three years the 220-MW Gulf of El …

Renewable Energy

Dubai to kick off tender for 800-MW solar project in Q3 2015

April 20 (SeeNews) - Dubai on Sunday announced the 800-MW third phase of the 3-GW Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum solar project, with plans to launch …

An architect has designed a wind turbine you can live inside

<i>The Labour mayor of Hackney on the role of democracy in regeneration schemes.</i><p>Estate regeneration has become an increasingly polarised debate. Events …

Housing

Australia's AGL wraps up 102-MW solar farm, pledges to go cleaner

April 17 (SeeNews) - Australian power producer AGL Energy (ASX:AGK) on Friday announced the completion of a 102-MW solar park in New South Wales and …

Renewable Energy

Bridgepoint mulls sale of Spanish wind business Borawind - report

April 15 (SeeNews) - UK private equity firm Bridgepoint is considering a sale of its Spanish wind power business Borawind in a move that could fetch …

Renewable Energy

Enel Green wins 425 MW of wind in S African tender

April 14 (SeeNews) - Italian renewables company Enel Green Power SpA (BIT:EGPW), or EGP, said on Monday it has won three wind projects totalling 425 …

Why The Buzz Around Floating Solar PV?

<b>Published on</b> April 13th, 2015 | <i>by Anand Upadhyay</i><p>4<p>April 13th, 2015 by <b>Anand Upadhyay</b><p>We have said this before: floating solar is the <i>new</i> exotic solar …

Renewable Energy

Dubai to invest USD 8.2bn in solar project expansion

April 13 (SeeNews) - Dubai expects to spend some AED 30 billion (USD 8.17bn/EUR 7.7bn) on the expansion of a major local solar park to 3 GW and has …

ADC says China's PV dumping caused negligible injury to Australia

April 8 (SeeNews) - Australia’s Anti-Dumping Commission (ADC) has reached the conclusion that dumped crystalline silicon photovoltaic (PV) modules or …

Australia

Dong Energy buys rights to develop 1 GW of US offshore wind

April 7 (SeeNews) - Danish state-owned utility Dong Energy A/S has agreed to acquire the rights to develop more than 1 GW of wind parks off the US …

UK solar projects with GBP 50/MWh CfD bid will not get built

April 7 (SeeNews) - The two solar projects of 33 MW in total that made the lowest bids in the UK’s first Contract for Difference (CfD) auction will …

Renewable Energy

UK developers conclude deadline-day rush to receive ROC support

The UK has experienced its annual surge of activity for developers to complete and connect solar farm projects in time to receive financial support …

The outlook for the solar industry in 2015 – key questions

Earlier this week market research firm IHS issued revised figures for global PV installs in 2014 and confirmed its 2015 guidance at 57GW. Ahead of a …

Akuo secures USD 100m for 77.5-MW Turkish wind plan

April 1 (SeeNews) - French renewable energy company Akuo Energy has agreed up to USD 100 million (EUR 92.9m) in World Bank financing for the …

Renewable Energy

Nagasaki Plans Asia’s First Major Testing Site for Marine Energy

By<p>Mari Iwata<p>Mari Iwata<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@mariiwatawsj<p>mari.iwata@wsj.com<p>Nagasaki prefecture plans to become Asia’s first major testing site for renewable marine energy, offering support for companies, scientists and government officials looking to better understand floating wind farms …

Japan

Cameron Curbs Solar in U.K.’s Rural Areas With Shift in Subsidy | Bloomberg New Energy Finance

(Bloomberg) — Changes to U.K. support for solar power will<br>deter farmers from building projects in rural areas as Prime<br>Minister David Cameron’s …

Record-high Q1 order intake for Vestas with over 1.3 GW announced

April 1 (SeeNews) - Danish wind turbine maker Vestas Wind Systems A/S (CPH:VWS) has announced 1,332 MW of orders in the first quarter (Q1) of 2015, …

Renewable Energy