Recent Industry News

CanWEA Applauds SaskPower’s Commitment to Add More Clean and Cost-effective Wind Energy to its Electricity Supply

The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) is pleased by SaskPower’s announcement today that it will significantly grow its installed wind energy capacity from just over 200 MW presently to more than 1,300 MW by 2030. This means that the percentage of Saskatchewan’s electricity coming from cost-competitive and clean wind energy will expand from just under […]

Acciona and leading Energy Companies join Forces to enable near doubling of Renewable Energy Capacity by 2025

ACCIONA co-leads the Renewables program as part of World Business Council for Sustainable Development´s Low Carbon Technology Partnerships initiative (LCTPi). The program gathers over 140 businesses and 50 partners to accelerate the development, deployment and scale up of game-changing low carbon technologies for ambitious emissions reductions and accelerated technology deployment. During de participation of ACCIONA […]

Vestas secures first U.S. order for the V126-3.3 MW

Vestas will deliver 61 V126-3.3 MW turbines for a 200 MW project in Oklahoma, strengthening the 3 MW platform’s presence in the U.S. market. With reference to the Vestas Wind Systems A/S company announcement No. 61/2015 of 23 November 2015, Vestas has received a firm and unconditional order in the United States for a wind […]

New Climate Change Strategy Envisions Prominent Role for New Wind Energy Development in Alberta

New Renewable Energy Target Will Increase the Percentage of Alberta’s Electricity Produced by Renewable Energy from 9 per cent today to 30 per cent by 2030 The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) applauds the Alberta government for its commitment to use new clean, reliable, and cost-effective renewable energy to replace two-thirds of the electricity currently […]

Pacific Ethanol, Inc. announces Third Quarter Results

Reports Move to Profitability on Strength of Marketing Operations Highlights • Net sales for Q3 of 2006 up 131% over Q3 of 2005 • Net sales grew sequentially from Q2 of 2006 by over 31% • Marketing operations accounted for substantially all sales; Q3 is last such quarter as Madera plant and Front Range Energy […]

BlackRock Close on the Sale of 50 Percent Interest in the 194 MW Spinning Spur 3 Wind Project

EDF Renewable Energy (EDF RE) has closed on the transaction to sell a 50 percent interest in the 194 megawatt (MW) Spinning Spur 3 Wind Project in Texas to a fund managed by BlackRock’s Infrastructure Investment Group (“BlackRock Infrastructure”). This transaction is the third of five signed agreements between BlackRock and EDF Renewable Energy to […]

Canadian Solar wins 110 MWP of Solar Power Projects in Brazil

Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced that it has won 3 solar photovoltaic (PV) projects totaling 110 megawatts (MWp) in Pirapora, in the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Canadian Solar will develop and build the solar power plants. Once connected to […]

JinkoSolar Announces Third Quarter 2015 Financial Results

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the PV industry, today announced its unaudited financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2015. Third Quarter 2015 Highlights Total solar module shipments were 1,134.5 MW, which includes 70.6 MW earmarked for use in the Company’s downstream projects. Total […]

Eastman Signs Agreement to Support Solar Power in Maryland

Community Energy, Inc. and Eastman Chemical Company today announced an agreement to develop new solar generation in Maryland. The power purchase agreement provides the long term customer commitment necessary to finance construction and operation of new, local solar generation, and will provide Eastman power for the next twenty years. Developed by Community Energy, the new […]

Nokia Siemens Networks, Ballard Power Systems develop fuel cell backup power for mobile networks

Designed to support mobile networks during and after commercial grid outages Passed NTT DOCOMO evaluation tests and Japan statutory approval for power supply Nokia Siemens Networks is working with Ballard Power Systems, Inc. to develop mobile networks that can continue to operate during power blackouts. Japanese operator NTT DOCOMO has evaluated the Nokia Siemens Networks […]