Posts Tagged ‘Company’

Boralex signs deal to buy French wind power company Kallista Energy Investment

Boralex Inc. has signed a deal to acquire wind power company Kallista Energy Investment SAS from Ardian Infrastructure in a move to grow its operations in France. The deal will give Boralex 163 megawatts of wind power projects in operation, a 10-MW ready-to-build project and a portfolio of projects totalling about 158 MW. View full […]

Wind energy company against wind farm clusters

A major wind energy company is backing the call by the National Wind Farm Commissioner for more high capacity power transmission lines throughout Victoria to reduce excessive clusters of wind farms. Acciona Energy Australia managing director Brett Wickham said Wind Farm Commissioner Andrew Dyer was right to call for more high capacity transmission lines so […]

Insulation company to close Maine plant, move to Texas

The Portland Press Herald reports Owens Corning announced Monday the plant was closing and moving its machinery to Wichita Falls, Texas. Owens Corning spokesman Todd Romain says the 60 employees who are being laid off will not be relocated. View full post on Wind Power News

11:40 Chinese company looks to invest in Kazakh wind power

Chinese group Sany plans to invest in the development of wind energy in Kazakhstan, according to the company's vice president, Wind Power Monthly reported. Among the proposed options are the Almaty, Zhambyl, Akmola and the Mangystau regions of the country, which have the best conditions for the development of wind power. View full post on […]

Ontario coughs up $28M to wind power company

The Ontario government says it has paid a $28-million award that a NAFTA tribunal ruled was owed to a wind power company over a provincial offshore wind moratorium. Windstream Energy had a 300-megawatt project planned in eastern Ontario when the provincial government abruptly enacted the moratorium in February 2011. View full post on Wind Power […]

Wind power company owed $28M by federal government asks court to force payment

This copy is for your personal non-commercial use only. To order presentation-ready copies of Toronto Star content for distribution to colleagues, clients or customers, or inquire about permissions/licensing, please go to: Windstream Energy's project in Ontario was blocked by a moratorium in 2011 and a NAFTA tribunal partially ruled in favour of the company. View […]

Southern Company subsidiary announces strategic wind development agreement

As part of the company's renewable development strategy, Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power announced a joint development agreement with Renewable Energy Systems Americas Inc. to develop and construct approximately 3,000 megawatts across 10 projects with commercial operation dates between 2018 and 2020. Additionally, Southern Power has signed agreements to purchase wind turbine equipment from both […]

Kansas company considers second wind farm in North Dakota

A Kansas-based wind energy company is considering pursuing a second wind farm in the heart of the western North Dakota oil patch. The Williston Herald reports the Williams County Planning and Zoning Board recommended approval last week of Trade Wind Energy's proposal to put up six meteorological towers near the site of Lindahl Wind Farm […]

Mapleton residents approached by wind power company

“Since you don't know who's going to own the project 20 years from now, that should raise some questions,” he stated. “If the company's not there, it's the landowner that is ultimately responsible for all the structures on their property You better make sure your protected on the decommissioning side.” View full post on Wind […]

American Electric Power: A Vertically Integrated Utility Income Company

American Electric Power dividend is 3.4% and has been increased for 9 of the last ten years with an increase of $0.04/Qtr. expected in mid October. View full post on Wind Power News