Nordex Awarded First Contract For N131/3000 In Finland

Launched last year, Nordex’s N131/3000 wind turbine is attracting growing demand outside Germany as well: Thus, Finnish asset management company Taaleritehdas has ordered the...

Vestas To Supply 298 MW For Kingfisher Wind In Oklahoma

Vestas has received from First Reserve a firm and unconditional order for 149 V100-2.0 MW turbines to be installed at the 298 MW Kingfisher...

Pattern Chooses Siemens For 200 MW Project In Texas

Siemens recently secured order from Pattern Energy Group to supply and install 87 wind turbines for the Logan’s Gap Wind project in Texas. The...

Slip Rings: Small Components With A Big Impact

When engineering a new wind turbine, it’s a design process that relies on thousands of different components working seamlessly together. While the focus may...

GCube Targets Turbine Gearbox Failures In Report

Specialist renewable energy underwriter GCube Underwriting Limited has published an in-depth report, entitled Grinding Gearboxes, analyzing gearbox failure by addressing root cause, financial impact and proactive...

Washington Utility Extends 429 MW Service Contract With Vestas

Vestas has signed a 10-year extension agreement to service the Whiskey Ridge, Wild Horse and Hopkins Ridge wind projects. Located in central Washington, these...

EDF Renewable Services Extends Kansas O&M Contract

EDF Renewable Services, a provider of renewable O&M Services, has announced that Kansas City Power & Light Company (KCP&L) has extended an operations and...

Participants Set For 2016 Collegiate Wind Competition

The Energy Department has announced the twelve collegiate teams that have been selected to participate in the Department’s second Collegiate Wind Competition. The Collegiate...

Duke Energy Renewable Services Designated A Top Quality O&M Provider

Duke Energy Renewable Services is a top quality operations and maintenance (O&M) provider highly capable of performing all O&M service activities for wind and...

Shermco Announces Promotions Of Three Staff Members

Shermco recently announced three executive promotions. Former vice president of Production for the Engineering Services Division Pat Beisert was promoted to president of Shermco U.S. Beisert...

MidAmerican’s Wind IX Project In Iowa Gains State Approval

The Iowa Utilities Board recently issued an Order on Rehearing approving MidAmerican Energy Company’s proposed Wind IX Iowa electric generation project of up to...

Crane Training Program Targets Rigging Fundamentals

As part of its effort to educate crane industry professionals, Konecranes is offers a rigging fundamentals course through its New Berlin, Wisconsin-based Konecranes Training...

NREL Launches Clean Energy Incubator Network

The Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) have launched the Clean Energy Incubator Network. The program,...

Online Crowdfunding Portal Fuels Renewables Investment

GridShare LLC recently announced the launch of its independent crowdfunding platform to help renewable energy projects and cleantech companies raise capital. GridShare is a...

DWEA Praises USDA Rural Energy Decision

The Distributed Wind Energy Association recently lauded the USDA’s recent announcement of a final rule for the Rural Energy for America Program (REAP). This...

Siemens adds two vessels to offshore service fleet

Siemens has signed a chartering agreement with ship owner Bernhard Schulte for two new service operations vessels (SOV) to be purpose-built for the long-term...

SunEdison buys 1.6 GW supply deals to qualify for PTC

SunEdison, Inc., a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, and TerraForm Power, Inc., a global owner and operator of...

Apex sells 300 MW Balko Wind project to D.E. Shaw

D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments, L.L.C. and Apex Clean Energy recently announced the sale of Balko Wind, a wind energy project in Beaver County,...

RES Americas Secures PPA For Deerfield Wind Project In Mich.

Renewable Energy Systems Americas Inc., a leader in the development, engineering, and construction of wind, solar, transmission, and energy storage projects in North America,...

SgurrEnergy lends expertise to Nova Scotia projects

SgurrEnergy is supporting two community wind portfolios through the financing and construction phases in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia. The company’s North American arm is...