Senvion ranked second in wind installations in Germany

With the installation of exactly 100 turbines in the period from January 2015 to June 2015, Senvion is now the second largest manufacturer of wind turbines in Germany to date in 2015. The company has installed wind turbines in Germany with a total capacity of over 285 MW in the first six months of this


GE’s to supply 61 turbines for British Columbia’s largest wind farm

GE confirmed that it will supply Pattern Development with 61 wind turbines for its 180-megawatt (MW) Meikle wind farm, located approximately 33 kilometers north of Tumbler Ridge in the Peace Region of British Columbia. The 61 turbines will combine 35 of GE’s 3.2-103 units with 26 of its 2.75-120 turbines, using a mixture of technologies

Leading renewable energy consultancy, SgurrEnergy, has expanded their Canadian base to include Montreal and Toronto,

SgurrEnergy increases North American presence

Renewable energy consultancy, SgurrEnergy, has expanded their Canadian base to include Montreal and Toronto, signaling a strategic move to build on growing business opportunities in Eastern Canada. This growth follows the recent expansion into San Francisco, California, earlier this year, and complements SgurrEnergy’s existing North American offices located in Vancouver, British Columbia, Austin, Texas and Portland,


Gamesa to install nine new turbines to re-power a UK wind farm

Gamesa, a global technology leader in wind energy, has been contracted to supply nine wind turbines to repower, the Ovenden Moor wind farm in the UK, developed by a joint venture between utility E.ON and renewable generator Energy Power Resources Ltd (EPRL). By replacing the old turbines the facility, which has been in operation since


Historic milestone for U.S. offshore wind: Block Island Wind Farm installs “steel in the water”

In an historic moment for the American offshore wind industry, the Block Island Wind Farm has reached its “steel in the water” milestone with the installation of the first wind farm foundation component. Deepwater Wind’s offshore foundation installation contractor set the first, 400-ton steel jacket on the sea floor on Sunday, July 26 at the


CGE Energy delivers an improved WIND•e20 turbine design to Burtek Enterprises

CGE Energy delivered a complete and improved WIND•e20 wind-turbine design to the engineering team at Burtek Enterprises, CGE Energy’s strategic manufacturing and assembly partner. This collection of intellectual property includes the extensive computer generated data package and complete bill of materials. With the original turbine concept unveiled in 2012, WIND•e20 is CGE Energy’s exclusive and patented vertical-axis wind


Iran and Cuba: a new renewables market?

A new research note from Totaro & Associates explores possibilities for further cultivation of markets in Iran and Cuba given the geopolitical changes in our midst. Iran Although the U.S. congress has yet to ratify the nuclear deal, the rest of the civilized world seems to be largely onboard with it. While it is not


NorthWestern Energy to purchase South Dakota wind project from BayWa r.e. Wind

NorthWestern Corporation d/b/a NorthWestern Energy has entered into an agreement to purchase the recently constructed 80-megawatt (MW) Beethoven wind qualifying facility (QF) project located near Tripp, South Dakota. The $143 million purchase of the facility from BayWa r.e. Wind LLC includes 43 turbines and the rights to a 50-MW expansion site adjacent to the existing

INVELOX on Palmyra Atoll by Cindy Coker (PRNewsFoto/SheerWind)

SheerWind’s INVELOX funnel-based wind power technology is bird safe

The Nature Conservancy has completed its first phase of installation of SheerWind’s INVELOX funnel-based wind power technology. Because Palmyra is home to a national wildlife refuge and more than a million nesting seabirds, conventional wind turbines were not an option due to the risk of bird strikes. What’s more, the low wind speeds on the

Siemens will supply 200 MW of wind power in Comanche County, Texas: Logan's Gap Wind power plant will consist of 87 Siemens SWT-2.3-108 wind turbines.

HP announces agreement with SunEdison to support clean energy in Texas

As part of ongoing efforts to lower the carbon footprint of its business, HP announced this week that it has signed a 12-year power purchase agreement for 112 MW of wind power with SunEdison. The 112 MW of locally generated wind electricity is sufficient to power 100% of HP’s Texas-based data center operations, the equivalent