Monthly Archives: December 2012

Iberdrola announces Sale of 32 Wind Farms in France to EDF Energies Nouvelles, MEAG and GE Energy Financial Services

Sale is in line with IBERDROLA’s 2012-14 plan to divest non-core businesses Transaction is valued at €350 million, plus and €50 million subject to wind resources IBERDROLA has reached an agreement with a consortium of EDF Energies Nouvelles (20%), MEAG, asset manager of Munich Re and ERGO (40%), and GE Energy Financial Services (40%), a […]

Aemetis Announces Biofuels Digest Names 2012 Best New Fuel Award

Aemetis technologies from ARA and Chevron Lummus Global named as winner Aemetis, Inc. (OTCPK: AMTX), an advanced fuels and renewable chemicals company, announced today that ARA and Chevron Lummus Global, Aemetis technology providers in a 100% drop-in aviation biofuels technology program, were named the 2012 Best New Fuel Award by Biofuels Digest.Below is the text […]

Carmanah Reports Resignation of Director

Carmanah today is announcing the resignation of Dr. Dave Green as a member of the Board of Directors effective December 31, 2012. Dr. Green is the founder (1995) of the business and remains an investor in the company. Rob Cruickshank, Chairman of the Company, states “David has remained very active and involved with the business […]

Canadian Solar Completes Purchase of Two Solar Power Projects Totaling 24 MW (DC) from SunEdison

Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar companies, and SunEdison Power Canada Inc. (“SunEdison”), a subsidiary of MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc., today announced that they have completed a purchase and sale transaction wherein Canadian Solar’s direct subsidiary Canadian Solar Solutions Inc. has acquired a majority interest […]

Vestas receives 54 MW Order in Mexico

Vestas has received a 54 MW order for 30 units of the V100-1.8 MW wind turbine in Mexico. The contract comprises delivery, transportation, installation and commissioning of the turbines, a VestasOnline® Business SCADA system as well as a 15-year service and availability agreement. Delivery of the turbines is scheduled for the second quarter of 2013 […]

Vestas signs First 17 MW as Part of a 184 MW Onshore Framework Agreement in Denmark

Vestas has signed a framework agreement to deliver 184 MW over three years with a long-term Danish customer, with the first 17 MW now firm and unconditional. The deal represents the largest single onshore customer framework agreement in Vestas’ history in Denmark and points to a positive future for the Danish wind market. The first […]

Yingli Green Energy’s Multicrystalline PV Module Passes TUV SUD’s PID Test

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) (“Yingli Green Energy” or the “Company”), a leading solar energy company and one of the world’s largest vertically integrated photovoltaic manufacturers, which markets its products under the brand “Yingli Solar,” today announced that its multicrystalline PV modules passed the Potential Induced Degradation (“PID”) test conducted by TUV […]

Sempra US Gas & Power and BP Wind Energy Complete Hawaii Wind Farm

Sempra U.S. Gas & Power and BP Wind Energy today announced the full commercial operation of the 21 megawatt (MW) Auwahi Wind facility. The power project includes eight new wind turbines on the southeast ridge of Maui’s Haleakala volcano. “We are very pleased to complete construction of Auwahi Wind both on time and on budget,” […]

Ram Power announces Corporate Credit Facility Amendment providing for Payment-in-Kind of Interest and Fees

Ram Power amended (the “Amendment”) its corporate credit facility (“Credit Facility”) with Sprott Resource Lending Partnership, Exploration Capital Partners 2008 Limited Partnership and Newberry International Holdings Ltd. (collectively, the “Lenders”) to provide for the payment-in-kind of interest and fees thereunder for six months through the issuance of the Company’s common stock (“Common Stock”). This six-month […]

MEMC Announces Board Transition

MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc. (NYSE: WFR) today announced that two members of its Board of Directors, John Marren and William Stevens, will be retiring from the Board, effective December 31, 2012. Messrs. Marren and Stevens have each served on the MEMC Board for 11 years. The company also announced that directors Emmanuel (Manny) Hernandez and […]