Posts Tagged ‘Raises’

EDITORIAL: Wind energy plan raises environmentalists’ ire

Wind turbine and wind swept surrounding plants and terrain of the 45th Operations Group Detachment 2, at Ascension Auxiliary Airfield , South Atlantic Ocean. As the Review-Journal's Henry Brean reports , a Swedish company wants to put up to 220 wind turbines along a 22-mile swatch of land west of Searchlight. View full post on […]

EDITORIAL: Sandy Creek power-plant case raises topic ripe for state legislative scrutiny

Last week's decision by a McLennan County jury slashing the tax appraisal of the Sandy Creek coal-fired power plant by more than half, likely crimping governmental entities such as Riesel Independent School District and McLennan Community College, wasn't all that surprising, given that many such cases play out in court these days in David-vs.-Goliath fashion. […]

Community wind farm project raises A 700k in three weeks in community …

Now the staff and volunteers at Awel Co-op, the group behind the project, are aiming to take the total up to A 1m by the end of January A community wind farm project that has been backed by rugby legend Paul Thorburn and Wales’ national poet Gillian Clarke has raised more than 700,000 in three […]

Green bank raises A 355m for offshore wind fund

Congratulations, you’re now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we’ll send them straight to your inbox. The UK’s Green Investment Bank has raised 355 million from investors including Strathclyde Pension Fund to plough into offshore wind projects. View full post on Wind Power News

Portable wind turbine Kickstarter raises almost entire goal in one day

Plugging into renewable energy is a challenge for many of us. Despite the rapidly falling cost of solar panels, there are many green-minded folks who don’t own a roof to install them on. View full post on Wind Power News

Gaelectric raises an extra a 28m financing

Dublin-headquartered Gaelectric has raised an additional a 28m in debt financing from Proventus Capital Partners towards the continuing roll-out of its onshore wind energy portfolio in Ireland. Tom Nolan, Gaelectric Head of Corporate Finance, said the completion of the funding round is part of the phased funding programme which the company is executing this year. […]

Wind turbine giant Vestas generates big profits Vestas raises…

The world’s leading wind turbine maker, Danish group Vestas Wind Systems, reported Friday it had swung into profit and now sees a brighter outlook for 2014. Emerging from more than two years of losses under the guidance of new chief executive Anders Runevad, the firm said it is enjoying strong demand. View full post on […]

Our View: Emissions plan raises many questionsOur View: Emissions…

Our View: Emissions plan raises many questions Despite progress in Minnesota, several issues deserve thorough public discussions Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/opinion/2014/06/07/view-emissions-plan-raises-many-questions/10188007/ of Minnesota’s policy makers and energy providers the past few decades that there … (more) View full post on Wind Power News

Council OKs power plan, settlement after fatal crash, pay raises

Alternative forms of energy could play a significant role in the future of Lubbock’s power supply, according to a newly approved long-term power plan. View full post on Wind Power News

$1.2 billion power line proposal raises concerns at White Sands…

SANTA FE >> SunZia, the company proposing a $1.2 billion power transmission system that could create 18,000 construction jobs in New Mexico, says it will scotch the project if its preferred route is rejected by the federal government. View full post on Wind Power News