Posts Tagged ‘Mexico’

New Mexico regulators OK massive wind farms near Texas

The New Mexico Public Regulation Commission voted unanimously Wednesday in favor of a $1.6 billion project that Xcel Energy says will add 1,230 megawatts of wind energy to the regional generating mix. View full post on Wind Power News

New Mexico AG, others support proposed wind farms

New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas, consumer advocates and others have reached a settlement with Xcel Energy over the utility's plans to add more wind power for customers in New Mexico and parts of Texas. The proposed agreement was filed Monday with New Mexico utility regulators for approval. View full post on Wind Power News

World’s cheapest solar power is generated in Mexico

Solar power generated in Mexico is currently the world's cheapest – with prices as low as 1.77A /kWh, according to data from Mexico's Centro Nacional de Control de EnergA a . The price for solar in Mexico is just below that of Saudi Arabia at 1.77A /kWh, and is expected to continue to decrease to […]

Wind-power pollution: turbine oil seeps into the land in Mexico

Wind turbines were planted along a strip of Mexico's southern coast to make the country's power industry cleaner. Now they're spilling oil. View full post on Wind Power News

US, Canada and Mexico pledge 50% of power from clean energy by 2025

Barack Obama, Justin Trudeau and Enrique Peña Nieto to announce new ‘aggressive but achievable’ goal at ‘Three Amigos’ summit in Ottawa Barack Obama, Justin Trudeau and Enrique Peña Nieto will commit to a new regional clean power goal at a summit this week in Ottawa, the White House has said. The leaders of the US, […]

Mexico wind energy market benefiting from a 35% renewables target by 2024

Government initiatives to promote renewable sources of energy have supported the growth of the sector in Mexico, which aims to generate 35% of its domestic electricity from renewable sources by 2024. In December 2013, the energy sector underwent constitutional reforms aimed at increasing private sector investment but retaining control over the transmission and distribution channels. […]

Solar Wind Energy Tower, Inc. Provides Update on Financing Initiative for Arizona and Mexico Towers

Solar Wind Energy Tower, Inc. , the inventor of large Solar Wind Downdraft Tower structures capable of producing abundant, inexpensive electricity, today in response to recent press and shareholder inquiries, provided an update on their financing initiative for Tower Projects in Arizona and Mexico. Although physically located in Arizona, the San Luis Tower will be […]

Solar Wind Energy Tower, Inc. Selects Site in Mexico to Build Second Renewable Energy Tower

Solar Wind Energy Tower, Inc. , the inventor of large Solar Wind Downdraft Tower structures capable of producing abundant, inexpensive electricity, announced that the Company is fully engaged in the development of their second Tower project in San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora, Mexico. Early last month, the Company announced the acceleration of its development plans […]

Edf En Mexico and Mitsui Announce Participation in Wind Power Generation Project in Mexico

The total project cost is approximately MXN 5.0 billion . EDF EN Mexico completed the development activities and closed on the financing arrangements for Santo Domingo which is located in Oaxaca. View full post on Wind Power News

VW Mexico signs 20-year agreement for 130MW of wind energy from Mexico Power Group

Volkswagen Mexico has signed a 20-year agreement to purchase 130 megawatts of renewable energy from Mexico Power Group’s La Bufa wind farm development in Zacatecas, Mexico. View full post on Wind Power News