Baseload

For the last few monthly updates, I’ve been focusing on the big picture, and have neglected to say anything about many of the 10 Clean Energy Stocks for 2020  since I looked at how the pandemic would likely affect each stock in March. This month, I’m trying to rectify the oversight, and have been posting updates on...
O&M

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has secured a 30-year contract to provide operation and maintenance services for the 226MW Murra Warra wind farm in Victoria, Australia. The project features Senvion’s most advanced onshore turbines powered at 3.7MW with a 144-meter rotor, generating enough electricity to meet the demands of 420,000 Victorian households. Siemens Gamesa is the...
Solar

Advocacy group POWERful Women, in partnership with PwC, this week published the latest ‘state of the nation’ report on gender balance in the UK energy industry. The 2020 annual board statistics show progress in the number of women occupying board and executive board seats – now 21% and 13% – representing a noticeable shift from...
Wind Power

Offshore wind energy company Ailes Marine has selected Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy for the provision of 62 offshore wind turbines. The wind turbines will be installed at the 496-MW Bay of Saint Brieuc offshore power plant in France. The two companies have also signed a 10-year wind turbine maintenance service deal. The Nacelles and blades...
Solar

This week, Community Energy announced a deal with Big Rivers Electric Corporation creating 100 MW of new solar power in western Kentucky. Under two 20-year Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs), Big Rivers will buy 100% of the output of new two solar farms developed by Community Energy. According to the companies, these facilities are expected to...
Wind Power

Colorado-based renewable energy developer, owner and operator, Scout Clean Energy, completed construction and successfully closed tax equity funding for the utility-scale 180-MW Heart of Texas Wind Farm (HTX) in McCulloch County, Texas. Scout is a portfolio company of Quinbrook Infrastructure Partners. HTX utilizes 64 of the latest generation GE 2-MW platform wind turbines and three...
Storage

Last week Enel X said it has partnered with the San Diego Blood Bank to deliver and manage a solar and battery storage system. By combining onsite solar generation with a battery storage system, the Blood Bank will be able to self-generate, store and consume electricity, providing the facility with cost savings and reducing their...