Wind Power

Novartis announced last week that it signed five virtual power purchase agreements (VPPAs), which are expected to collectively add more than 275 megawatts of clean power to the electrical grid. This move makes Novartis the first pharmaceutical company set to achieve 100% renewable electricity in its European operations through VPPAs. “At Novartis, environmental sustainability is...
Utility Scale

Enel, through its US renewable subsidiary Enel Green Power North America, started construction of the 284 MWdc Azure Sky solar + storage project, its second hybrid project in North America. Located west of the Dallas-Fort Worth area in Haskell County, Texas, the Azure Sky solar + storage project comprises a 284-MWdc (225-MWac) PV facility paired with...
Storage

The energy service unit of Italian-based global utility Enel is partnering on development and management of energy storage projects in Canada. Enel X and private investment firm Ardian are entering into a joint venture to manage Enel X’s battery storage projects in Canada and support the acceleration on developing new ones there. The company—which will...
Wind Power

Enel Green Power Spain has connected its 51MW wind farm in the town of Motilla del Palancar, in the Cuenca province, with the country’s main grid network. The €57 million ($68 million) wind farm will generate more than 144GWh per year, enough to offset 95,000 tons of carbon emissions made annually. The wind farm is...
Utility Scale

Yesterday, Enel Green Power announced that it had started construction of the Lily solar + storage project, its first hybrid project in North America that integrates a renewable energy plant with utility-scale battery storage. Located southeast of Dallas in Kaufman County, Texas, the Lily solar + storage project comprises a 146 MWac photovoltaic (PV) facility...
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...
Solar

Enel Green Power has started the construction of two new renewable energy projects in Spain. A 5O MW solar energy plant and 21.3 MW wind energy facility will help Enel to contribute to Spain’s renewables goal of producing 74% of its total energy from clean resources by 2030. The 50 MW solar plant being developed in Andalusia is Enel’s...