Posts Tagged ‘Developers’

Developers proposing offshore wind farms

Deepwater Wind CEO Jeff Grybowski says his company will submit two proposals by Wednesday's deadline for firms seeking to supply at least 400 megawatts of offshore wind energy to Massachusetts power companies. One plan calls for about 25 turbines generating 200 megawatts of power. View full post on Wind Power News

Developers ditch wind power easements in Lincoln County

Dakota Power Community Wind had pitched a project that would have been the state's largest wind farm, with up to 500 turbines producing up to 1,000 megawatts of power. The Argus Leader reports that the developer this week canceled the landowner easements it had on file with the county, likely signaling an end to the […]

Wind energy developers plan open house in Plainview on Thursday

NextEra Energy Resources, the developer of the Hale Wind Project, will team up with Xcel Energy to answer questions about the new wind farm near Plainview at an open house from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday at the Plainview Country Club. Xcel Energy announced in March it plans to purchase the Hale Wind Project from […]

Tidal power developers bet on sea change in Indonesia renewables sector

Nov 20 A well-connected Indonesian marine renewable energy company and OpenHydro, a unit of French state-owned naval defence company DCNS, aim to be the first to plug into the vast untapped tidal energy potential of the world's biggest archipelago. Renewables have so far played little part in Indonesia's power sector, despite the country sitting on […]

Winds of change affect developers of wind energy systems

Rex Savage of Florence didn't intend to be a trailblazer, but such is the fate of those who go first, as he did when he embarked on a quest to see a wind farm built in the county. View full post on Wind Power News

Developers of proposed wind power project off Yarmouth will consult…

A proposed $4-billion wind energy project off southwestern Nova Scotia would create hundreds of jobs and be one of the biggest such developments in the world, says an official with the company leading the project. Speaking in Yarmouth Monday, Kirby Mercer of Beothuk Energy said the project also is being designed to have “minimum” environmental […]

Wind developers urge Nebraska senators to streamline process

Renewable energy advocates say Nebraska is squandering its potential as a state with the nation’s third-highest wind energy capacity by holding onto strict requirements that block private developers. Lawmakers on the Natural Resources Committee heard testimony Wednesday on a bill by Sen. John McCollister of Omaha that would speed up the approval process for installing […]

Rye Park wind farm developers offer cash grants to neighbours to get project back on track

A wind turbine near Bungendore: Trustpower is gearing up to convince residents of Rye Park near Yass to welcome wind power to their region. The developers of the Rye Park wind farm near Yass are extending the largesse beyond landowners hosting turbines to offer cash grants to neighbours, in an effort to get their project […]

Major offshore wind energy developers took a look at Hawaii

Offshore wind turbines in the United Kingdom are seen in this Bloomberg file photo. Major offshore wind developers are taking a look at locations in the Pacific Ocean off Hawaii for potential sites. View full post on Wind Power News

Senator Al Davis pushing for better incentives for wind energy developers in Nebraska

Currently, ‘Community Based Energy Development’ provides a sales tax exemption on the equipment and supplies used to construct a private wind energy project. View full post on Wind Power News