Posts Tagged ‘project’

New wind energy project could power 7,000 Sackville homes

Maria Jose Burgos is a reporter with CBC New Brunswick based in Fredericton. She is a recent graduate of the journalism program at St. Thomas University. View full post on Wind Power News

Enel signs tax equity agreement for Oklahoma wind power project

Enel Green Power North America, the Enel Group's US renewable energy company, acting through its unit Red Dirt Wind Holdings, has signed a tax equity agreement worth about $340 million with MUFG and Allianz Renewable Energy Partners of America for the Red Dirt wind project located in Oklahoma, which has a total installed capacity of […]

Turkey to hold tender for giant wind power project next week: Minister

Turkey will hold a reverse auction on the energy ministry's giant wind power project next week, Energy Minister Berat Albayrak announced on July 28. Eight consortia, including four German giants, participated in Turkey's 1,000-megawatt wind power project tender on July 27, according to officials. In addition to the German giants, Chinese and Danish Vestas also […]

Construction continues on OG&E’s Mustang power plant modernization project

Crews work Tuesday on new natural gas units at Oklahoma Gas and Electric Co.' s Mustang plant in western Oklahoma City. View full post on Wind Power News

Lawrence-area residents gather info about possible wind power project

A wind power project with up to 130 turbines generating enough electricity to power 110,000 U.S. homes could be in store for northwest Nuckolls County. View full post on Wind Power News

EDF Renewable Energy orders Vestas wind turbines for Copenhagen wind project

EDF Renewable Energy confirmed the order with Vestas Wind Systems A/S to supply V110-2 MW wind turbines for the 80 MW Copenhagen Wind Project. In addition, the company announced that Renewable Energy Systems won the balance of plant construction contract. View full post on Wind Power News

Bill to move Monhegan wind power project draws crowd to legislative hearing

Lawmakers heard passionate, conflicting testimony Tuesday from dozens of people on a bill aimed at moving a nationally significant wind energy test site farther from Monhegan Island. Supporters said views of two massive floating turbines would jeopardize tourism, lobster fishing, migrating birds and the sense of serenity associated with Monhegan's wild beauty. View full post […]

German project looks to home photovoltaic systems to help grid

Grid operator Tennet and solar battery maker Sonnen GmbH have launched a pilot project that will tap home photovoltaic systems to help iron out imbalances on Germany's power network. TenneT and Sonnen's e-Services subsidiary aim to sign up 6,000 household PV producers equipped with storage batteries by the end of May. The project will be […]

VOSHA investigating after crane operator killed at wind project site

The Vermont Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the Tuesday death of a man at the Deerfield Wind construction site. David Sprague, 59, of Windham, Maine was electrocuted when the crane he was operating came into contact with high tension power lines , according to Vermont State Police. View full post on Wind Power […]

Scotland hosts groundbreaking wind energy project to build new homes

Housing association invests in electricity-generating turbines that will fund affordable homes in rural Scotland Amid the rolling hills and woodland pastures of south-east Scotland, a wind of change is blowing through communities where low wages and casual work sit uneasily alongside the popular image of timeless market towns and pretty coastal villages. High above rich […]