GE Renewable Energy books $100 million deal for 344-MW hydro storage project in Israel

344 MW hydro storage power plant to feed more reliable energy to national grid in less than two minutes

MidAmerican and Mortenson partner on 170-MW Beaver Creek project as part of Wind XI expansion

  MidAmerican Energy has selected renewable energy contractor Mortenson Construction to build the 170-MW Beaver Creek wind farm in Iowa. It represents Mortenson’s 13th wind project for the utility. Beaver Creek wind farm is part of MidAmerican Energy’s Wind XI expansion, which will add 2,000 MW of wind-generation capacity in the state. “We are pleased to

Ergodyne’s intros advanced hi-vis GloWear gear

Staying visible on the job isn’t an option for some workers – it’s a year-round requirement. Ergodyne believes staying warm and dry should be no different. That’s why it has introduced two new hi-vis thermal jackets and another color of its most popular model to its GloWear Foul Weather Gear Series. “Work doesn’t stop when the

Xcel Energy wind projects deliver for customers and communities

Adding 3,380 megawatts of new wind generation will keep Xcel customer bills low now and in the future.

Accelerating renewables development through knowledge transfer

By transferring oil and gas industry knowledge and expertise to renewable energy we can shorten the development time for new concepts.

Effective hand-over from offshore wind construction (including commissioning) to operations departments

Often the people responsible for constructing the project, including commissioning, (‘Construction’) will move on to another project quickly and take all that project specific knowledge with them. In comparison, the ‘Operator’ of the asset will be preparing to accept the asset.

WPPI Energy to purchase output from Invenergy’s Bishop Hill III Wind Energy Center

Invenergy and WPPI Energy announced an agreement that will advance plans for constructing the 132-MW Bishop Hill III Wind Energy Center in Henry County, Illinois. Bishop Hill III Wind Energy Center is scheduled to begin commercial operation by mid-2018 and will create more than 150 jobs during construction and up to six full-time jobs once

Ohio’s Icebreaker offshore wind project granted permit to construct

Icebreaker Wind Ohio’s took a major step forward in bringing its offshore wind turbine demonstration project to reality with the issuance of a letter by the Ohio Power Siting Board (OPSB) finding that Icebreaker Windpower’s application for a permit to construct North America’s first freshwater offshore wind project is now in compliance and ready to be

Nacelle lifting beam improves offshore construction for Adwen

Wind turbine OEM Adwen needed a new nacelle-lifting toolkit and accessory equipment that was provided by Airpes.

Wood Group completes owner’s engineer work for construction of Ireland’s Kilberehert Wind Farm

Wood Group’s clean energy business, previously known as SgurrEnergy, recently completed owner’s engineer work for the pre-construction and construction phase of Metro Energy DAC’S Kilberehert Wind Farm near Freemount, County Cork, Ireland. The renewable energy and grid integration experts were commissioned by Metro Energy, which is owned by brothers Garvan and Kieran Healy, to provide expert advice