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EDF Renewable Energy Signs Power Purchase Agreement with Great Plains Energy for 150-MW Slate Creek

EDF Renewable Energy (EDF RE) today announced the company has entered into a 20-year Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Great Plains Energy (NYSE: GXP), parent company of Midwestern utilities, Kansas City Power & Light and KCP&L Greater Missouri Operations, for the 150-megawatt (MW) Slate Creek Wind Project in Kansas. Slate Creek Wind Project, located on […]

Energy Department Offers Conditional Commitment to Cape Wind Offshore Wind Generation Project

The Department of Energy today announced the first step toward issuing a $150 million loan guarantee to support the construction of the Cape Wind offshore wind project with a conditional commitment to Cape Wind Associates, LLC. If constructed, the project would be the first commercial-scale offshore wind facility in the U.S., with a capacity of […]

Vestas receives order for 166 MW under RES Americas master supply agreement in the U.S.

Renewable Energy Systems Americas Inc. (RES Americas) places order for 83 V100-2.0 MW turbines for the 200 MW Pleasant Valley Wind Project in Minnesota in the United States. With reference to the Vestas Wind Systems A/S company announcement No. 30/2014 of 1 July 2014, Vestas has received a 166 MW order for 83 V100-2.0 MW […]

Green light for Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm

Statoil and Statkraft have decided to start building the Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm off the coast of Norfolk, UK. The project aims for full production in late 2017. When completed, Dudgeon will provide renewable energy up to 410,000 households in the UK. The Dudgeon development will now move into a new phase, starting with construction […]

RBC invests in Endurance Wind Power Inc. for clean energy for generations to come

$1 million investment helps grow Canadian manufacturer and developer of wind turbines The International Energy Agency has been very clear in its forecasts – global demand for energy will continue to grow, which means more greenhouse gas emissions and increased risk of destabilizing our climate. But the forecast is not entirely bleak. One bright light […]

Vestas secures 450 MW for two projects under EDF Renewable Energy master supply agreement in U.S.

EDF Renewable Energy places order for 75 V110-2.0 MW turbines for the 150 MW Slate Creek Wind Project in Kansas; and for 150 V100-2.0 MW turbines for the 300 MW Roosevelt Wind Project in New Mexico. With reference to the Vestas Wind Systems A/S company announcement No. 28/2014 of 28 June 2014, Vestas has received […]

Vestas wins 124 MW order under RES Americas master supply agreement in U.S.

Renewable Energy Systems Americas Inc. (RES Americas) places order for 62 V100-2.0 MW turbines for the 150 MW Border Winds Project in North Dakota in the United States. With reference to the Vestas Wind Systems A/S company announcement No. 27/2014 of 27 June 2014, Vestas has received an order for 62 V100-2.0 MW turbines for […]

Vestas signs 88 MW turbine order in France, with an option for an additional eight MW

Vestas strategic account customer EDF Energies Nouvelles has ordered 24 V90-3.0 MW turbines and eight V80-2.0 MW turbines for an 88 MW project in France. The order includes an option for an additional two V90-3.0 MW and one V80-2.0 MW turbines. With reference to Vestas Wind Systems’ A/S company announcement No. 26/2014 of 27 June […]

High wind speeds lead renewables to hit all-time high at nearly 20% of electricity mix

RenewableUK says new statistics published today by the Department of Energy and Climate Change prove the case for wind power. The figures show that 19.4% of all the UK’s electricity mix in the first quarter of this year was generated from renewable energy sources, compared to 12.4% for the same period in the previous year. […]

Local, State, and Federal Dignitaries Attend Ribbon-Cutting for Invenergy’s Prairie Breeze Wind Energy Center in Nebraska

Invenergy Wind LLC (“Invenergy”) today welcomed local, state, and federal government representatives, and business and community leaders, to a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the commencement of commercial operations at its Prairie Breeze Wind Energy Center (“Prairie Breeze”). Prairie Breeze is a 118-turbine, 200.6 MW project located in Antelope, Boone, and Madison Counties. The project interconnects […]