GE Begins Shipping Offshore Wind Turbine Nacelles to US

The GE Renewable Energy offshore wind turbine plant in Saint-Nazaire (France) is completing the manufacturing of its first commercial series of Haliade™ Offshore wind turbine nacelles. The five 370-ton nacelles are scheduled to begin their voyage to the United S.. more

Pattern Development Acquires 600MW of Wind Portfolio in Maine

Pattern Energy Group LP (Pattern Development) has acquired from SunEdison the development rights to the proposed 600MW King Pine Wind power project.  "We are excited about the opportunity to expand our previous activities in Maine by taking over develop.. more

NextEra Energy Partners Adds 285MW of Wind Portfolio for YieldCo Business

NextEra Energy Partners, LP has completed the acquisition of approximately 285MW of contracted renewables projects from a subsidiary of its sponsor, NextEra Energy Resources, LLC. Included in the acquisition are two modern wind facilities, commissioned in 2015 wit.. more

Southern Power Acquires 43MW Wind Portfolio in Maine

Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power announced the acquisition of the company's first project in Maine – the Passadumkeag Windpark in Penobscot County with a nameplate capacity of approximately 43MW – from an affiliate of Quantum Utility Genera.. more

USDA Offers Grant for Constructing 1.8MW Wind Project in Alaska

Alaska Power & Telephone is pleased to announce that it was selected by the US Department of Agriculture to receive $3,000,000 in grant funds through the High Energy Cost Grant Program to construct a 1.8 megawatt wind farm in interior .. more

Boralex Closes Financing for Two Wind Projects in France

Boralex announced the closing of financing for the Plateau de Savernat and Avignonet II wind farms for a total amount of €20.4 million (C$29.7 million) in France. The amount is financed by Crédit Industriel et commercial ("Groupe Crédit Mutue.. more

EDF EN Canada and MD1 Wind LP Dedicate the Mont Rothery Wind Project

EDF EN Canada Inc., a subsidiary of EDF Energies Nouvelles, and MD1 Wind LP, a limited partnership formed by a consortium of four affiliated entities of the Desjardins Group (Desjardins), including Desjardins Group Pension Plan, and Manulife Financial C.. more