In December, Apex Clean Energy announced the execution of a power purchase agreement with Xcel Energy for Dakota Range Wind III and the sale of the project to an affiliate of ENGIE North America.

Dakota Range III approved for construction

A SkySpecs’ drone

A look beyond offshore wind: What to pay attention to this year

Point and Sandwick Trust’s community-owned wind farm at Beinn Ghrideag. Picture by Sandie Maciver of SandiePhotos

Wind-turbine carbon payback times shorter than expected, finds new study

Wind farm

Taking the grind out of ground rings

Consumer demand drives record year for buying wind energy

How predictive analytics take the guesswork out of data

According to a new report by the FERC, renewables (led by wind and solar) may be poised to significantly surpass fossil fuels as new generating capacity is added over the next three years.

FERC data suggests renewable capacity could be quadruple that of fossil fuels by 2021

A total of 10.9 GW of wind capacity is currently scheduled to come online in 2019.

Wind power to lead new electric generating capacity in 2019

Timken bearings

New advances in wind-turbine components

The top five wind stories of 2018