2017-03-17

Xcel Energy Launches 1.55GW Wind Investment

Xcel Energy announced details about new wind farms and the next phase in its plans for one of the nation’s largest wind energy investments. By adding 1,550MW of new wind generation in the Upper Midwest, the proposal is Xcel Energy&rsquo.. more
2017-03-03

Vestas Wind Systems overtook Xinjiang Goldwind as top wind equipment manufacturer in 2016, says GlobalData

Vestas Wind Systems overtook Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co., Ltd. as the top manufacturer of wind turbines in 2016, managing to install 8.53 Gigawatt (GW) compared to Xinjiang Goldwind’s 6.37 GW, according to rese.. more
2017-02-07

E.ON to Manage Wind Facilities for D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments

D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments, L.L.C. (DESRI) has engaged E.ON Energy Services (EES) to provide site management and balance of plant services for windfarm sites in the Pacific Northwest. The farms include the 45MW Power C.. more
2017-02-06

Swift Current Energy to Develop a Nearly 200MW Wind Farm in Illinois

Swift Current Energy (Swift Current) is developing the 175 ~ 200MW HillTopper Wind Energy Project (HillTopper) in Logan County, Illinois. Swift Current acquired the rights to HillTopper from Relight Enterprises in late 2016. Sw.. more
2017-01-25

9th Annual Wind O&M Europe 2017

Leading European Wind Energy & Renewables Executives meet at Wind O&M Europe 2017 to learn how to reduce OPEX, transform O&M strategies and improve AEP performance – all with the sole goal of achieving lower wind LCOE. Major operators, O.. more
2017-01-19

RES Completes 198MW Wind Project, Starts Selling Electricity to Google

Renewable Energy Systems (RES), announced substantial completion of the Bluestem Wind Project located in Beaver County, Oklahoma. The project, which consists of 60 Vestas V117-3.3 MW™ turbines, will distribute power via OG&.. more
2017-01-13

Google Starts Purchasing Power from EDF RE’s Wind Project

EDF Renewable Energy (EDF RE) announced that the 225MW Great Western Wind Project (Project) began commercial operation on December 21, 2016. The project’s output is provided to Google under a long-term Power Purchase Agree.. more