Posts Tagged ‘double’

In New York, Wind And Solar Get Double Their Value In Subsidies

New York state is paying 11 large wind and solar power projects two times more in subsidies than the projects actually generate in electricity. New York Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the $360 million in spending over the weekend, but didn't reveal the precise amount of funding for each project. View full post on Wind […]

French power group aims to double wind capacity

An arrangement with the leading insurance company in France helps with the goal of doubling wind power capacity in the country, French power group ENGIE said. The French company said it build up its partnership with Credit Agricole Assurances, the leading insurer, by absorbing the onshore wind power portfolio held by Maia Eolis. View full […]

Asia-Pacific developing nations’ wind power capacity seen to double in 10 years

Annual power capacity from wind is expected to more than double by 2025 in the Asia Pacific region as more developing countries, including the Philippines, tend to adopt such power resource. Dr. Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, President of the Assembly and Chair of the Council of Global Green Growth Institute , noted that most of this […]

Committed investments nearly double in 7 months

Committed investments in the first seven months of the year reached P210.37 billion, almost double or 98 percent higher than the P106.08 billion posted in the same period of 2015, the Board of Investments reported. In a statement, the BOI said the investment pledges represent the combined project cost of 192 projects it approved and […]

Top regulator: Arizona should double solar, wind power

Arizona's top utility regulator thinks it is time the state consider doubling its requirements for solar and wind energy and simplifying the rules for utilities to comply. Top regulator: Arizona should double solar, wind power Arizona's top utility regulator thinks it is time the state consider doubling its requirements for solar and wind energy and […]

UPDATE 1-Allianz aims to double infrastructure investments in next 2-3 years

FRANKFURT, April 11 German insurer Allianz is looking to double its investments in infrastructure and renewable energy projects within the next two to three years as it seeks to diversify on where it invests its 638 billion euros of assets, the head of Allianz Capital Partners said. ACP is targeting solar and wind power assets […]

UN urges business leaders to double investment in green energy by 2020

Rapid transition from fossil fuels to wind and solar is needed to ensure the success of the Paris climate agreement, says secretary general, Ban Ki-moon The United Nations urged global business leaders on Wednesday to double investment in wind and solar energy to $600bn (£400bn) a year by 2020. One month after the Paris climate […]

Abu Dhabi’s Masdar to Double Solar, Wind Power in Middle East

Abu Dhabi’s state-owned Masdarplans to invest in renewable energy projects from the U.A.E. to Morocco to double its power generation capacity from solar and wind plants within a decade to meet rising demand in the region, Chief Executive Officer Ahmad Belhoul said. Masdar plans to bid for power projects in Jordan after starting a 117 […]

PGE plans to nearly double its wind power capacity next year

Large-cap power group PGE expects it will launch 218 MW of new wind farm capacities by the end of 2015, which would bring its total wind capacity to 529 MW, PGE spokesperson Maciej Szczepaniuk has said. Decisions on launching further investments in the field will be taken down the road basing on the analysis of […]

Global Wind Power Capacity to Double by 2020

Despite a slowing down of global wind energy power installations in 2013, a new report has found that global cumulative wind power capacity will more than double from 319.6 gigawatts at the end of 2013 to 678.5 GW bu 2020. View full post on Wind Power News