Posts Tagged ‘River’

Platte River RFP calls for solar power, storage proposals

Colorado-based Platte River Power Authority on Feb. 21 issued a request for proposals for at least 20 megawatts of new solar energy capacity that could be added to its system. The RFP also calls for up to 5 megawatt-hours of energy storage capacity. View full post on Wind Power News

Platte River Power Authority signs PPA for 150 MW of wind power

Platte River Power Authority on Jan. 23 signed a power purchase agreement for 150 megawatts of new wind power capacity to serve its four owner municipalities in Colorado — Estes Park, Fort Collins, Longmont and Loveland. Platte River Power Authority said the additional wind power will come from a new wind farm located less than […]

Crews carry out Site C construction work on the north bank of the Peace River in 2017.

Brazil has flooded large swaths of the Amazon for hydro dams, despite opposition from Indigenous Peoples, environmentalists and others. The country gets 70 per cent of its electricity from hydropower. View full post on Wind Power News

Residents ask about potential effects and benefits of Mad River Wind Farm at open house

Residents of Jefferson and Oswego counties Wednesday showed up to an open house about Mad River Wind Farm to learn how it would affect, and possibly benefit, their communities. Anthony M. and Jennifer M. Tubolino said they were curious about potential job opportunities developer Avangrid Renewables could create with its proposed wind farm in the […]

Wind developer hosts second round of open houses for Mad River Wind Farm

Wind farm developer Avangrid Renewables will showcase its proposed Mad River Wind Farm and the progress the development team has made later this month during its second round of open houses for the project. The development team behind the proposed 350-megawatt project in the towns of Worth, Jefferson County, and Redfield, Oswego County, plan to […]

Wind developer to host open house for Mad River Wind Farm

Wind energy developer Atlantic Wind LLC will host a public open house for its latest north country project, Mad River Wind Farm, on March 8, and several nearby business owners expressed questions and concerns about the project. A development team from Avangrid Renewables, Atlantic Wind's parent company, will discuss the project boundaries, the state Article […]