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EDF Renewable Services wins O&M Contract for Stephens Ranch Wind Project

EDF Renewable Services (EDF RS), the leading provider of renewable O&M Services in North America, announced today it has entered into a contract with Starwood Energy Group Global, LLC (Starwood Energy), a private equity investment firm based in Greenwich, CT, to provide operations and maintenance for their Stephens Ranch Wind Energy Project (Phase I). The […]

New Report Describes Joint Opportunities for Natural Gas and Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicle Markets

Sandia National Laboratories, supported by the DOE’s Vehicle Technologies and Fuel Cell Technologies Offices, recently released the workshop report “Transitioning the Transportation Sector: Exploring the Intersection of Hydrogen Fuel Cell and Natural Gas Vehicles.” Held in September 2014, the workshop considered common opportunities and challenges in expanding the use of hydrogen and natural gas as […]

Iberdrola Records €2,327 Million Net Profit In 2014, Driven By International Business

Total shareholder return in 2014 was 30.1%, ahead of the company’s principal European competitors and the relevant indices (Ibex 35 and Eurostoxx Utilities) IBERDROLA RECORDS €2,327 MILLION NET PROFIT IN 2014, DRIVEN BY INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS Ebitda was 3.1% higher at €6,965 million with performance in the UK, US, Brazil and Mexico compensating a 7.4% drop […]

NRG Renew to Deliver America’s Largest Solar Solution for a Healthcare Provider

Solar Arrays to Provide as Much as 70 Megawatts of Power for as Many as 170 Sites in California Helping Kaiser Permanente Reach Its Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Goal Years Ahead of Schedule NRG Renew LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG), the country’s largest independent power producer, has entered into an […]

Consent granted for first 2.4 GW of Dogger Bank offshore wind development

The first development consent order application for offshore wind energy at Dogger Bank in the North Sea was granted yesterday – making it the largest renewable energy project ever to receive planning consent in the UK. The Rt Hon Edward Davey MP, Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change approved the application for the […]

World’s largest offshore wind farm gains consent: ‘an awesome project pushing the offshore technology envelope’

RenewableUK is celebrating the announcement today that the giant Dogger Bank Creyke Beck offshore wind farm has gained consent from the Energy Secretary Edward Davey. Dogger Bank Creyke Beck is the largest consented offshore wind project in the world, with an installed capacity of up to 2.4 gigawatts (GW), enough to meet the needs of […]

The Export-Import Bank of China Renews Letter of Intent to BlueFire Renewables for Fulton Project Due Diligence Continues to Reach a Financial Closing

BlueFire Renewables, Inc. (OTC: BFRE), a company focused on changing the world’s transportation fuel paradigm through the production of renewable fuels, announced that The Export Import Bank of China (China EXIM) has renewed the previously announced Letter of Intent to provide up to $270 million in debt financing for its bio-fuels project in Fulton, Mississippi. […]

Ballard To Supply Fuel Cell Modules For FTA-Funded Bus Deployments in the U.S.

Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP; TSX: BLD) today announced that it expects to supply ten (10) FCvelocity®-HD6 fuel cell modules to power clean energy buses as part of two projects that were recently awarded funding by the U.S. Federal Transit Administration (FTA) under the Low and No Emission (LoNo) Vehicle Deployment Program. Ballard’s partners are […]

All Newly Solar Trained Veterans Offered Jobs!

On the same day the first group of veterans in the U.S. Department of Energy’s “Reach for the Sun” solar PV veteran training pilot program graduated at U.S. Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Vivint Solar extended job offers to all of them. Through the Solar Instructor Training Network (SITN), and with IREC’s expert guidance, the […]

Canadian Solar acquires Solar Power Projects totaling 46 MW in the United Kingdom

Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced that it has acquired six solar power projects totaling 46 MW in the United Kingdom. Four projects totaling 40.5 MW DC are under construction, and are expected to be connected to the grid in March […]