Recent Wind

Goodbye to Brooklyn Solar

Wellington’s iconic Brooklyn turbine is coming down this week. The 22 year old turbine will be removed over three days from today. It will be replaced by a new turbine with greater generation capacity in April. Guy says Meridian is excited about welcoming the new turbine and we’re sending the old one out with a […]

Duke Energy Renewables blows into Oklahoma with 200-megawatt wind project

Company will sell power to City Utilities of Springfield Project pushes Duke Energy Renewables past 2,000 megawatts of wind power in U.S. Duke Energy Renewables today announced it will build a large-scale wind power project in Oklahoma, the company’s first renewables project in the state. When built, it will increase Duke Energy Renewables’ U.S. wind […]

Vestas wins 36 MW order and 20-year service contract with new German customer

The order for 11 V126-3.3 MW turbines was placed by new customer VR Energieprojekte Dötlingen GmbH for a community wind power plant in Lower Saxony, Germany. The order comprises supply, installation, and commissioning of the turbines, along with a 20-year full-scope service agreement (AOM 5000) and VestasOnline® Business SCADA solution. Wind turbine delivery is planned […]

Iberdrola inaugurates Pier II wind farm in Mexico

New wind power facility ratifies company’s commitment to Mexico as a strategic country for future growth At an event attended by Mexican Secretary for Energy, Pedro Joaquín Coldwell, and Iberdrola Chairman, Ignacio Galán Located in Puebla State, 66-MW Pier II becomes the fifth wind farm commissioned by the company in Mexico The Mexican Secretary for […]

Acciona Windpower is awarded a new 66 MW Contract in Brazil

The Company has sold a total of 1,185 MW in the country. ACCIONA Windpower, the ACCIONA Group dedicated to the design, manufacture and sale of wind turbines, will supply 66 megawatts (MW) for a wind farm in north-east Brazil. The contract includes the transport, installation and start-up of the wind turbines (3 MW each) and […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]