Posts Tagged ‘Energy’

Pattern Energy Completes Acquisition of 51% of 179 MW Meikle Wind Power Facility

The Public Sector Pension Investment Board acquired the remaining 49%. largest wind power facility to our portfolio and is one of the first initiatives in our new strategic relationship with PSP Investments,” said , Chief Executive Officer of Pattern Energy. View full post on Wind Power News

WPPI Energy to buy electricity from Illinois wind farm

Sun Prairie-based power company WPPI Energy says it will buy all the electricity generated from a proposed Illinois wind farm for the next 22 years. Chicago-based renewable energy developer Invenergy plans to build the 53-turbine Bishop Hill 3 wind farm, the Wisconsin State Journal reported. View full post on Wind Power News

Looking Abroad for Alternative Energy Returns

With the recent shift in the U.S. administration's energy policies regarding spending, investments and subsidies in the alternative energy sector, it's tempting to look elsewhere for the best returns on invested capital. This doesn't restrict the U.S. market from industry gains being that the majority of U.S. citizens and companies are still committed to reducing […]

California Nature, Wind Energy, Soundcloud, More: Friday Afternoon Buzz, August 11, 2017

University of California Santa Barbara: Nature Stories “Scientists and historians alike are reaping scholarly dividends from a massive effort to collect, describe and archive land-use records and historical materials of all kinds from across the University of California Natural Reserve System . Seeking to inform the future by preserving the past, the NRS History & […]

COLUMN-Staid utility investing world upended by green energy revolution -James Saft

The formerly staid, predictable world of utilities investing faces a revolution as the price of solar and wind energy plunges, creating new winners and losers. Generally tightly regulated and thus with reliable cash flows, utility stocks and bonds have long been beloved by pension funds and other conservative investors for their safe income generation. View […]

UPDATE 2-Offshore wind firm DONG Energy beats forecasts, eyes greater shareholder returns

Denmark's DONG Energy beat second-quarter profit forecasts on Thursday and said the start-up of more projects and a fall in construction costs would generate more cash, possibly making way for higher shareholder returns in coming years. DONG, the world's largest owner of offshore wind power, has a strategy of farming down, or selling off, large […]

New York a leader in wind energy, feds say

If you used an Optimum login , click the Connect Account button to use your Optimum login info to manage your Newsday subscription account. If you used a Newsday login , it looks like it's not connected to an active subscriber account. View full post on Wind Power News

August 7, 2017 – WPPI Energy enters PPA to buy power from 132-MW wind …

WPPI Energy and Invenergy on Aug. 3 unveiled an agreement that will advance plans for constructing the 132-megawatt Bishop Hill III Wind Energy Center in Henry County, Illinois. WPPI Energy, a not-for-profit, regional power company, has entered into a power purchase agreement to buy the electricity from the facility through mid-2040 in order to serve […]

Wyoming embraces wind energy, and the jobs that come with it

Their jobs involve dangling 300 feet in the air, roping the blade of a wind turbine. The work comes with a view across the Wyoming prairie — and a view well into the future. View full post on Wind Power News

DIY Wind Turbine for Free Energy

With electricity cost going up and the likes of British Gas hiking up their price, everyone could use a bit of free energy. There are a number of ways to harvest renewable energy including solar and wind, however, the cost of setting up a wind farm can be quite high. View full post on Wind […]