Wind Power

While the country has a goal of installing 6 GW of wind power capacity by 2030, government guarantees that thermal energy project developers have enjoyed may not be available for wind power projects. Vietnam’s revised National Power Development Master Plan has emphasized the role of renewable energy sources in alleviating Vietnam’s electricity deficit and has...
Wind Power

GE Renewable Energy announced today that it has been selected by Holmen as the wind turbine supplier for the 143-MW Blåbergsliden wind farm, Sweden. The project, which will use 26 of GE’s Cypress onshore wind platform, represents GE’s second Cypress-equipped wind farm in Sweden. Holmen is one of Sweden’s largest forest owners. The company produces...
Wind Power

The Nordex Group today announced that it won an order for the construction of a wind farm in Turkey. The company will supply thirteen N133/4.8 turbines for the Mersinli wind farm, schedule for delivery in the summer of 2020.  The 62.4 MW order also includes O&M service over ten years. It is the first order...
Storage

Con Edison will reduce peak demand with NYC’s largest battery storage system Enel X and Related Companies, a global real estate firm, today announced the launch of the largest battery storage system in New York City. The 4.8 MW/16.4 MWh in-front-of-the-meter battery system is located at Related’s Gateway Center in East New York, Brooklyn community...
Wind Power

This week the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) Commissioner Katie Dykes announced that a bid from developer Vineyard Wind has been selected to advance to contract negotiations with the state’s electric distribution companies to provide 804 megawatts (MW) of offshore wind through the development of the Park City Wind Project.   The American...
Wind Power

Remember those ridiculously low prices that developers bid for wind energy in India? Turns out building them will be more difficult than expected. By Rajesh Kumar Singh, Bloomberg More and more wind farms face delays in India as developers struggle to make their projects work in the world’s cheapest market. About 2 gigawatts of wind power...
Hydrogen

By Will Mathis, Bloomberg One of the world’s biggest developers of offshore wind farms thinks its massive turbines could be key to the production of hydrogen in a greener way and ultimately, stemming climate change. Over the past decade, offshore wind has pushed from a frontier technology to a multi-billion-dollar industry that provides green power cheap enough...
Solar

EDF Renewables North America and Shell Energy North America have signed a 15-year power purchase agreement for 132 MW of solar output in Riverside County, California. The Maverick 7 project is part of the Palen Solar site to be built on 3,140 acres of federal lands. The U.S. Bureau of Land Management completed the federal permitting process...
Solar

By Justin Villamil, Bloomberg American power generator AES Corp. and Italian utility giant Enel SpA are among the six companies suing the Mexican government over a rule change that the industry says will cripple clean energy investments, people familiar with the matter said. The companies that have filed injunctions against the government also include France’s Electricite...