Posts Tagged ‘projects’

Alberta chooses three companies to build four wind power projects in auction

The winning bids came from Edmonton-based Capital Power with a 201-MW project, Lisbon, Portugal-based EDP Renewables with a 248-MW project and Enel Green Power Canada, a division of a Rome-based global power company, with projects of 115 MW and 31 MW. CALGARY – Bids in an auction to pick renewable energy projects were so attractive […]

NEPRA grants licenses to 5 IPPs, including 3 wind power projects

KARACHI: National Electric Power Regulatory Authority has granted power generation licenses to five independent power producers ; which will add 195 megawatts of electricity to the national grid. The IPPs that were granted licenses are: NORINCO International Thatta Power Limited , Master Green Energy Limited , Lakeside Energy Limited , Ghotki Power Limited , and […]

No subsidies for green power projects before 2025, says UK Treasury

Government accused of ‘turning their back on renewables’ after saying there will be no more money for new low-carbon levies Companies hoping to build new windfarms, solar plants and tidal lagoons, have been dealt a blow after the government said there would be no new subsidies for clean power projects until 2025 at the earliest. […]

Texas wind energy projects worth about $11 billion threatened by U.S. House tax vote Thursday

The wind energy industry is warning that $10.9 billion worth of Texas projects could be threatened by a U.S. House vote Thursday. The House is scheduled to decide on tax reform that includes retroactively slashing the wind energy production tax credit. View full post on Wind Power News

GCF allocates $110 million to Kazakhstan for renewable energy projects

International organizations and financial institutions are keen to help Kazakhstan, an energy-rich Central Asian nation, in achieving its goal to increase energy generation from renewable sources. The Green Climate Fund approved funding for Kazakhstan in the amount of $110 million for projects within the framework program on renewable energy developed by the European Bank for […]

Ayala, Upc Re take on small projects in Indonesia

Power plant ventures along small islands in Indonesia will be the next focus of investments of Ayala group with its partner UPC Renewables Asia Asia Pacific Holdings Ltd. The Filipino firm announced that it will be pursuing this venture via the funding arrangement pact it entered into with UPC Renewables. Its own corporate vehicle for […]

Rocky Mountain Power seeks OK for Idaho wind power, transmission projects

Rocky Mountain Power recently filed an application with the Idaho Public Utilities Commission for an order granting certificates of public convenience and necessity to build, or approval to acquire, four new Wyoming wind resources with a total capacity of 860 MW . View full post on Wind Power News

Md. offshore wind projects may hurt, instead of help, environment

The MV Ocean Discovery is preparing to survey the sea bottom off Ocean City to find solid places to set huge wind turbines. The MV Ocean Discovery is preparing to survey the sea bottom off Ocean City to find solid places to set huge wind turbines. View full post on Wind Power News

Jordan launches solar projects to diversify energy resources

Jordan launched on Sunday 12 solar energy power plants with a total capacity of 200 megawatts, state-run Petra news agency reported. The total cost of the projects, launched by King Abdullah II of Jordan, is about 400 million dinars . View full post on Wind Power News

UPDATE 1-Saudi Arabia shortlists companies for its solar, wind projects

Top oil exporter Saudi Arabia has shortlisted companies for its solar and wind power projects, as part of the first round of its renewable energy initiative, the energy ministry said on Monday. France's EDF Energies Nouvelles, Japanese companies Marubeni Corporation and Mitsui & Co. View full post on Wind Power News