Posts Tagged ‘Park’

300 MW wind energy park planned in Mannar Island

Dec 23, Colombo: Sri Lanka on its drive to meet its current and future electricity demand by use of renewable energy has planned to set up several solar and wind power plants in the North. According to the Sri Lanka Central Bank's latest report on economic development, two 10MW solar energy parks in Valaichchenai in […]

OMV Petrom sells wind park in Romania for EUR 23 mln

OMV Petrom, the largest oil & gas producer in Romania, has sold its Dorobantu wind park, in the Constanta county in South-Eastern Romania, to Dutch company Transeastern Power B.V for EUR 23 million. OMV Petrom ran the wind park under the OMV Petrom Wind Power company. View full post on Wind Power News

Hamilton County Park Now Powered by Solar Array

In a state that has already cornered the market on wind energy, Little Wall Lake Park has harnessed the power of the sun. “County conservation should be doing renewable projects, especially using our natural resources the way that we do, finding those renewable and natural resources such as the solar is a great opportunity to […]

Hydro bills will be the focus as Queen’s Park resumes

Mike Crawley is provincial affairs reporter in Ontario for CBC News. He has won awards for his reporting on the eHealth spending scandal and flaws in Ontario's welfare-payment computer system. View full post on Wind Power News

France’s Akuo and Toyota’s Eurus to Build Wind Park in Uruguay

French renewable energy developer Akuo Energy SAS and Eurus Energy America Corp., a unit of Toyota Tsusho Corp., will jointly build a wind park to supply about 30,000 homes in Uruguay, the latest step in the Latin American country's push toward cleaner power generation. The Florida II park will comprise 15 Vestas A/S V117 turbines […]

Hope remains to fill 7-year Iowa industrial park vacancy

City officials and a local Realtor still hope to fill a city-owned, 173-acre industrial park that has been vacant for the last seven years. The 420th Street Industrial Park was certified as “shovel ready” in 2012. View full post on Wind Power News

Port Augusta solar and wind energy park approved

Plans to build a major 375MW hybrid wind and solar plant near Port Augusta in South Australia have won approval from the state government. Project developer DP Energy said in a statement released on August 5 that the green light meant it could now deliver one of the “largest and most significant” hybrid renewables projects […]

Google Data Buys Wind Power From Blackrock-Funded Park in Norway

Google Inc. forged an agreement to buy power from a new onshore wind park in Norway that's supplied with Siemens AG turbines and financed by Blackrock Inc. Construction on the 160-megawatt Rogaland wind park near Stavanger begins this month and will deliver power for Google's European data centers when completed next year, according to an […]

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 […]

Will Gezi Park be redeveloped after all?

City links: From the future of Turkey’s most contested park to city-friendly wind turbines and ‘ruin porn’ tourism, we round up the week’s best city stories This week’s best city stories take us from Istanbul to Bangkok, exploring the redevelopment of public space, urban wind turbines shaped like trees and “ruin porn” tourism. We’d love […]