Posts Tagged ‘unveils’

Massachusetts Unveils Three Offshore Wind Farm Proposals

The race is on to build the first utility-scale offshore wind farm in the United States on the federal Outer Continental Shelf. In December, three companies – Bay State Wind, Deepwater Wind, and Vineyard Wind – submitted bids in response to the Request for Proposal issued by the Massachusetts Electric Distribution Companies , in coordination […]

Cuomo unveils ambitious wind power agenda

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has unveiled his 2018 state of the state clean energy, jobs and climate agenda, including plans to develop 800 megawatts of offshore wind over the next two years and numerous other targets. Cuomo said the state also plans to invest $200 million to reach a goal of 1,500 megawatts of energy storage […]

Xcel unveils new wind power projects in the Southwest

Xcel Energy announced three large new wind power plants this week, with two slated for Texas and one for New Mexico. The new projects come a week after Minneapolis-based Xcel unveiled three new wind farms for the Upper Midwest, including its largest yet for the region. View full post on Wind Power News

Xcel unveils new phase of wind power construction, with huge plant in South Dakota

Xcel Energy Inc. will build its largest Upper Midwest wind project ever in eastern South Dakota, the latest phase of a huge new wind power investment in Minnesota and the Dakotas. The Minneapolis-based utility unveiled new details of the wind plan Thursday, which include three new projects, one each in Minnesota, South Dakota and western […]

Montana governor unveils energy plan in bid for re-election

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock unveiled a blueprint Tuesday for what he called a balanced and responsible energy future focused on wind, solar and cleaner sources of power. The move could help placate an environmental base wary of Bullock's overtures to coal interests as he seeks re-election. View full post on Wind Power News

IGI unveils plan for Thimble Farm

Island Grown Initiative , an Island non-profit focused on sustainable agriculture, has big plans for the former Thimble Farm, the 41-acre farm property off Edgartown-Vineyard Haven Road in Oak Bluffs it bought in June 2012. View full post on Wind Power News

BCC unveils wind power certificate program

Right on the heels of Wednesday’s offshore wind energy lease auction, Bristol Community College announced Thursday it will launch a new program at its New Bedford campus to help ready SouthCoast residents for jobs in the new wind power industry. View full post on Wind Power News

UMaine unveils offshore wind data buoy

A data-collection buoy that can be plopped in the ocean and used to determine the suitability of remote locations for offshore wind farms is ready for real-world testing, the University of Maine announced Friday. View full post on Wind Power News

Ikea unveils plans to use 100% clean energy by 2020

Retailer plans €1.5bn investment in wind and solar energy through to 2015 as part of new sustainability strategy Ikea plans to be energy and resource independent by 2020 under an ambitious new sustainability strategy backed by €1.5bn in clean energy investment and unveiled today by the global furniture retailer. The People and Planet Positive plan […]