Wind Farm

Orsted divests 50 percent of Hornsea 1 offshore wind farm

Sept 18 (Reuters) - Danish offshore wind farm developer Orsted A/S said on Tuesday it signed an agreement to sell 50 percent of the 1,218-megawatt (MW) offshore wind farm Hornsea 1 to Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP).<p>Orsted said the total price of the transaction is about 4.46 billion pounds …

Wind Power

Xcel Energy opens huge, billion-dollar wind farm on Colorado’s Eastern Plains

With a plan to get the majority of its power from renewable energy by 2026, Xcel Energy Colorado on Tuesday celebrated the completion of one of the …

Wind Power

Greencoat generates cash of €13.4m in six months

During the period Greencoat's investments generated 195.3GWh of electricity, according to a trading update from the group.<p>Acquisitions of Lisdowney, …

Wind Power

UK reaches wind milestones: 20GW installed capacity and a third of energy mix

The UK’s offshore and onshore wind energy industry reached an historic milestone this week, surpassing 20GW of installed energy capacity, as well as …

Renewable Energy

Construction to begin on 36 megawatt Moroccan wind farm for Bitcoin mining

While waits for transmission lines, it's hoping to cash in on stranded energy.<p>Morocco has a lot of prime real estate for wind energy along …

Bitcoin Mining

Sea Change: GE Installs The Last Turbine At One Of Germany’s Largest Offshore Wind Farms

For a while, the huge parking lot behind GE’s wind turbine factory in Saint-Nazaire, France, looked like a base for AT-AT walkers, filled with rows …

Wind Power

Boston University to buy wind power to offset emissions

BOSTON (AP) - Boston University says it will buy power from a South Dakota windfarm to offset its carbon emissions in Massachusetts.<p>The school …

Boston University

Investigation into councillor over alleged ethics breaches adjourned pending High Court challenge

Hugh McElvaney is one of three councillors who was filmed as part of an RTÉ Investigates programme which saw a representative of a fictitious wind …


Bakker Sliedrecht Wins Contract to Outfit Bibby WaveMaster Horizon

After the successful commissioning of Service Operations Vessel (SOV)<i> Bibby WaveMaster 1</i>, Damen Shipyards started building its successor<i> Bibby</i> …

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Wyoming, the country’s top coal producer, is wrangling support for wind power

Just off Interstate 80 in Sinclair, Wyoming (population 415), the Sinclair Refinery processes crude oil from the United States and Canada. Every day …

Wind Power

On day nuke plant closes, N.J. looks to build nation's largest offshore wind farm

New Jersey is taking a big step for offshore wind, while one of the state's nuclear power plants foes offline.It's the end of an era, and the start …

Wind Power

Poland's PGE has secured financial needs for 2019

Monday, 17 Sep 2018 08:28am EDT<p>Sept 17 (Reuters) - PGE<p>::Poland's biggest power group PGE has secured financial needs for 2019, CFO Emil Wojtowicz said on Monday..Earlier on monday PGE said it signed a revolving loan agreement of up to 4.1 billion zlotys nL8N1W32U8."This year this is the only …

Wind Power

Wind power could blow LI away

Change is in the air.

Wind Power

Stockyard Hill shapes up as $1b-plus auction

Australia's biggest wind farm is expected to fetch a $1 billion-plus valuation in an auction overseen by KPMG.<p>Street Talk understands Stockyard Hill …

Wind Power

World’s biggest turbine maker to expand UK manufacturing base

The world’s biggest turbine maker is planning to expand its UK manufacturing base in the coming years in ­another vote of confidence for Britain’s post-Brexit industrial future.<p>MHI Vestas, the maker of the world’s most powerful offshore wind turbines, is mulling over plans to deepen its …

Wind Power

Oregon wind developer Avangrid contemplates super-tall turbines - Portland Business Journal

By Pete Danko <br>– Staff Reporter, Portland Business Journal<p>Sep 14, 2018, 2:21pm PDT<p>A proposed Oregon wind farm could become home to the nation's …

Portland, OR

Serbia's first large-scale wind farm to start in October

BELGRADE, Sept 14 (Reuters) - Belgian renewable energy firm Elicio NV said on Friday its 42 megawatt (MW) Alibunar wind farm in northern Serbia will start operating in October and help the Balkan country diversify its energy mix and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.<p>The wind farm, which has 21 wind …

Hydroelectric Power

Salesforce, Kaiser Permanente add to boom in corporate renewable PPAs

As companies reach for emissions-free operations, renewable energy power purchase agreements are on the rise.

Kaiser Permanente

SSE plans to spend up to €2bn on Irish offshore wind

Arklow Bank - located off the Wicklow coast - is Ireland's only operating offshore wind farm with just 7 turbines in operation.<p>Offshore wind has …

Wind Power

Dark skies over Bangui

Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News<p>Posted at Sep 14 2018 01:27 PM<p>Share<p>Save<p>Dark clouds hover over the Bangui Wind Farm in Ilocos Norte Friday, as strong …


California to Import Power From New Mexico Wind Farm by 2020

Power from a New Mexico wind farm will help supply four California counties beginning in 2020 under two 15-year power-purchase agreements that will …

New Mexico

Can Offshore Wind Save the Workboat Industry?

<i>(Article originally published in May/June 2018 edition.)</i><p>In March, the U.S. workboat company Harvey Gulf filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, the latest …

Wind Power

Wind industry concerned with filing regarding noise regulations for turbines

Pollution control regulators say background noise should be considered as well in a filing regarding a contested wind farm proposal for south of …

Wind Power

North Wales Wind Farm Scheme Reaches Major Milestone

Jones ...The post North Wales Wind Farm Scheme Reaches Major Milestone appeared first on Business News Wales.

News (Wales)

Drone captures 9/11 memorial event in West Lakeland Township on Tuesday

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Motorists streamed inland on highways converted to one-way evacuation routes Tuesday as about 1.7 million people in three …

South Dakota

Wind, solar gaining ground as energy sources

Image 1 of / 1<p>Caption<p>Close<p>A decade ago Texas was just one of seven states that relied on wind power as the biggest source for renewable energy. …

Renewable Energy

Pilot's miracle escape after plane stalled and crashed into trees

A pilot was forced to make an emergency landing in an Anglesey field after the engine of his aircraft stopped.<p>During the descent the single engined …

News (Wales)

NC wind farm braces for Hurricane Florence - Triangle Business Journal

By Lauren K. Ohnesorge <br>– Senior Staff Writer, Triangle Business Journal<p>Sep 12, 2018, 2:14pm EDT<b><br>Updated</b> Sep 12, 2018, 8:53pm EDT<p>North Carolina’s first …

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Quebec election: First Nations chief demands concrete action from party leaders

No matter who wins the Oct. 1 election, the relationship between First Nations and Quebec’s government will have to be “entirely revisited.”That’s …

Assembly of First Nations

Austria joins eHealth cooperation for personalised care

EPA COMMERCIAL FEED<p>Click for full view<p>Author<p>By New Europe Online/NW Nicholas Waller<p>Read Next<p>Commission welcomes European Parliament’s vote to …