Recent Wind

ScottishPower Renewables Agrees Thirty-Year Deal with Port of Lowestoft

ScottishPower Renewables has announced a second boost for the renewable energy industry in East Anglia. The day after the company officially submitted plans for the East Anglia THREE project, a thirty-year deal has been agreed with the Port of Lowestoft to act as a construction and operations hub for the East Anglia ONE offshore windfarm. […]

XZERES Acquires Southwest Windpower’s Skystream Product Line

Acquisition Includes Next-Generation Skystream Designs, IP Portfolio and Manufacturing Assets XZERES Corp. (PINKSHEETS: XPWR), designer, manufacturer and marketer of small (2.5 – 10kW) wind powered, distributed energy turbines and other renewable energy products, has acquired the assets of Southwest Windpower. The acquisition complements and solidifies XZERES’ global offering of small wind turbines with best in […]

New report: Over $15 billion in savings possible on Texas electric bills by growing wind energy

Texas homeowners and business owners can keep more money in their pockets, and rural Texas ranchers and family farmers can receive millions of dollars more a year in land lease payments, by building new wind farms tapping into more of the state’s low-cost wind energy resources. That’s according to a new report, “A wind vision […]

ScottishPower Renewables Welcomes Amber Rudd’s Commitment to Offshore Wind and Submits Plans for Major East Anglian Offshore Windfarm

On the same day as Energy Secretary Amber Rudd’s announcement that funding mechanisms will be available for three auctions in this Parliament to support offshore wind, ScottishPower Renewables has officially submitted plans for East Anglia THREE, a new 1,200 megawatt (MW) windfarm to be located off the coast of Suffolk. The East Anglia THREE development […]

EDF Renewable Energy Announces Commercial Operation at Pilot Hill Wind Project

EDF Renewable Energy (EDF RE) announced today that the 175 megawatt (MW) Pilot Hill Wind Project in Illinois reached commercial operation on September 26, 2015. The Pilot Hill Wind Project was made possible through Microsoft Corporation’s commitment to purchase the clean energy generated by the project on a long-term basis. Microsoft’s 20-year power purchase agreement […]

NOV17 Skystream 3.7 Eligible for Newly Reinstated California Energy Commission Rebate

Move makes small wind turbines even more affordable In California Southwest Windpower Inc. announced today that the Skystream 3.7 is one of three wind turbines eligible for the California Energy Commission rebate reinstated this month. Customers who buy Skystream for homes or businesses will now get a rebate of $3.00 per watt of rated capacity, […]

UK racing ahead with locally sourced offshore wind industry

The UK’s offshore wind industry today came together and committed to annual reporting on UK content, during the UK’s first Offshore Wind Week. Annual reporting will allow industry to track progress towards the goal of 50% UK content for the offshore wind sector. Alongside this commitment, a new report was released today which benchmarks progress […]

Invenergy Completes Project Financing For Prairie Breeze III Wind Energy Center

Invenergy Wind LLC (“Invenergy”) today announced that it has arranged debt and tax equity project financing for its Prairie Breeze III Wind Energy Center (“Prairie Breeze II”), which currently is under construction in Antelope County, Nebraska. Santander Bank N.A. acted as the Sole Lead Arranger, Administrative Agent, and Lender for the construction financing. Tax equity […]

Invenergy to Provide Clean Power to Equinix

Leading Renewable Energy Producer Partners with Equinix to Reduce Emissions Through Wind Power Agreement Brings Invenergy’s Corporate Customer Wind Portfolio to 225 MW Invenergy today announced that it has signed a 100 MW wind power purchase agreement (PPA) with Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX) to provide the global interconnection and data center company with renewable energy […]

Invenergy to Provide Clean Power to Owens Corning

Leading Renewable Energy Producer Partners with Owens Corning to Reduce Emissions Through Wind Power Invenergy today announced that it has signed a 125 MW wind power purchase agreement (PPA) with Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) to provide the insulation, roofing, and fiberglass manufacturer with renewable energy supporting their new corporate sustainability goals. As a signatory to […]