Polish competition authorities approve DONG Energy’s sale of the Polish onshore wind business

In continuance of the company announcement of 19 February 2013 regarding PGE’s and Energa’s acquisition of DONG Energy’s Polish onshore wind business, DONG Energy can now announce that competition clearance from the Polish Anti-Monopoly Office has been obtained. On this basis, the transaction is expected to be closed during the coming […]

IBERDROLA allocates €25,000 million towards development of renewable energies in last decade

IBERDROLA has allocated some €25,000 million to developing economically sustainable renewable energies in the last decade. This is the highest figure ever invested by a company in this field. 

New Dogger Bank contract takes Forewind offshore spend to almost £45 million

The latest seabed survey contract award by Forewind, developer of the Dogger Bank offshore wind zone, takes the consortium’s spend on offshore surveys to almost £45 million.

U.S. department of interior approves SolarReserve’s 100 MW Arizona solar power project

SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell announced the approval of the Record of Decision (ROD) for the Quartzsite Solar Energy Project located in La Paz County, Ariz. With this authorization, SolarReserve, a U.S. developer of large-scale solar power projects, is proceeding […]

Kyocera Solar Inc. announces 127 megawatt utility-scale solar installation opens in Arizona with 25MW of U.S

Kyocera Solar Inc. today joined LS Power and Arizona Governor Jan Brewer to officially open the Arlington Valley Solar Energy II (AV Solar II) utility-scale installation in southwest Arizona. Kyocera is providing 25* megawatts (MW) of proven, reliable solar modules for the 127MW photovoltaic (PV) installation; all Kyocera modules included in […]

Greentech Media identifies “Intelligent Efficiency” as a top driver of the energy efficiency market

BOSTON, May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Greentech Media releases a special report today, “Intelligent Efficiency: Innovations Reshaping the Energy Efficiency Market,” that identifies how energy efficiency is evolving into “intelligent efficiency,” highlighting value for customers, energy providers, building managers, and others. The report’s author, Stephen Lacey, previously of Climate Progress and […]

ABB to power one of Africa’s largest photovoltaic solar plants and support renewables thrust

ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth around $25 million to supply electrical and control systems for a new 75 megawatt (MW) photovoltaic (PV) power plant in the Northern Cape province of South Africa. The order was booked in the first quarter.

Finavera Wind Energy finalizes terms for sale of two wind projects to Pattern Energy for $28 million

VANCOUVER, April 29, 2013 /CNW/ - Finavera Wind Energy Inc. (’Finavera Wind Energy’, ‘Finavera’ or the ‘Company’) (TSX-V: FVR) is pleased to announce the completion of a Purchase and Sale Agreement with Pattern Renewable Holdings Canada ULC, a subsidiary of Pattern Energy Group LP (’Pattern’) following discussions with BC Hydro and […]

Envision Solar completes first Cadillac Solar Tree® structure

FREMONT, Calif., April 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – Envision Solar International, Inc., a leading sustainable infrastructure product designer and developer, announced installation of its new Cadillac Solar Tree® array at Fremont Cadillac Buick GMC.

Vestas deploys multiple ZephIR Lidars at largest wind power project in the Southern Hemisphere – Macarthur Wind Farm, Australia

Leading wind turbine manufacturer Vestas have announced the deployment of three ZephIR 300 Lidar systems at the 420MW Macarthur Wind Farm in Australia to provide hub height and full rotor wind speed measurements across the Southern Hemisphere’s largest wind power project.