Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Alliant Energy to Invest $1 Billion in Iowa Wind Project

Iowans will soon see a significant increase in clean, economical wind generation from Alliant Energy. Alliant Energy CEO Patricia Kampling and Gov. Terry Branstad announced...

GE Renewable Energy’s First Offshore Wind-Turbine Nacelles Headed to the U.S.

The GE Renewable Energy offshore wind-turbine plant in Saint-Nazaire, France, is completing the manufacturing of its first commercial series of Haliade Offshore wind turbine...

The Wind Professional’s Guide for Flood, Debris, and Erosion Control

Challenges in providing adequate erosion control in the field require a diverse toolbox of solutions. As lands are disturbed, erosion and sediment control professionals...

SgurrEnergy Secures Beatrice Construction Monitoring Contract

SgurrEnergy, a leading renewable energy consultancy, was recently awarded a three-year construction monitoring contract for the 588-MW Beatrice offshore wind farm — the first...

New Concrete Tower Construction Method for Wind Turbines

A team led by Professor Johann Kollegger at the Institute of Structural Engineering at Technische Universität (TU) Wien has developed a new tower construction...

ENEL Starts Construction of New 150-MW U.S. Wind Project

Enel S.p.A., through its subsidiary Enel Green Power North America, Inc. (EGPNA), has started construction of the Lindahl wind project, which will be Enel’s...

Goldwind Americas Signs 160-MW Texas Deal with RES Americas

Goldwind Americas, a subsidiary of Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co., Ltd., recently announced that it has signed an agreement with Renewable Energy Systems...

SgurrEnergy Supports Canadian Wind Portfolio to Financial Close

A portfolio of wind projects in Canada has reached financial close after SgurrEnergy provided lender’s technical due diligence to support the financing process.  SgurrEnergy,...

Senvion Secures Turbine Order in Japan and Opens Office in Tokyo

Senvion, one of the world’s largest and leading wind turbine manufacturers, recently announced the opening of its office in Tokyo to service the local...

O&M Takes Center Stage in Mortenson’s New Wind Energy Study

The wind energy industry looks to be making a major shift, according to data in Mortenson’s new Renewable Energy Leadership Series study, “The 40-Year...

Company Spotlight: Wanzek Construction, Inc.

With global expenditures for wind turbine operations and maintenance rising due to an increasing number of installations and aging turbines, higher attention is being...

Xcel Energy Boosts Eastern Panhandle Power Grid

Xcel Energy completed a major high-voltage transmission project in Gray and Wheeler counties in the eastern Texas Panhandle that will help sustain industrial development...

Dong Energy Reaches Agreement with the Crown Estate for Hornsea Zone

Dong Energy has reached an agreement with the Crown Estate, an independent commercial business created by the an Act of Parliament in the United...

BLM Issues Environmental Assessment for Phase I Wind Turbine Development for CCSM Project

The Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) Rawlins Field Office has released the second of two environmental assessments, along with a draft “Finding of No...

Clean Line Energy To Provide Low-Cost Renewable Energy to Tallahassee

Clean Line Energy recently announced an agreement with Tallahassee, Florida, that states the city’s intention to purchase up to 50 MW of low-cost wind...

Transmission Upgrades Deliver Substantial Value to Southwest Power Pool Members

The construction of electric transmission upgrades in the Southwest Power Pool (SPP) from 2012 to 2014 resulted in more than $240 million in fuel...

Dong Energy To Build New Record-Sized Offshore Wind Farm

With a capacity of 1.2 GW, the Hornsea Project One offshore wind farm in the U.K. will be the world’s first offshore wind farm...

ABS Group To Provide Certification and Design Verifications for Offshore Scotland Wind Farm

ABS Group Ltd., a leading provider of project certification and quality assurance services for offshore wind assets based in Houston, Texas, has received a...

First Reserve Acquires Mariah North Wind Power Project in the Texas Panhandle

First Reserve, one of the largest global private equity and infrastructure investment firms exclusively focused on energy, recently announced the procurement of the Mariah...

Acciona Energy Renews U.S. Investments with 93-MW Texas Wind Farm

Acciona Energy began construction work on the 93-MW San Roman Wind Farm, which is located near the southeast coast of Texas. It is the...
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