Energy market reforms ‘will help realise Scotland’s renewable energy goals’

With the news that cheap gas customers have been hit hard by two energy suppliers‘ price hikes, it is becoming apparent that energy market reforms are necessary.

TSB seeks interest in offshore renewables technology centre

The Technology Strategy Board (TSB) announced today that it is seeking expressions of interest from organisations that might lead or form part of a new offshore renewable energy technology and innovation centre.

Acciona teams up with Navantia for offshore partnership

Acciona Windpower has announced it is forming an offshore-wind partnership with marine specialist Navantia.

SET-Solar Announces 2MW Solar Farm Kicks Off in Aloha State

SET-Solar Corp., a U.S. provider of high-quality, photovoltaic solar modules, announced its latest collaboration with Greenpower Solutions of Hawaii. A multi-year partnership was established to capitalize on SET-Solar’s strategic alliance with numerous factory and financing partners and will enable Greenpower to build cost-effective solar solutions for commercial projects. Greenpower will procure two megawatts for its project […]

American Wind Capital Acquires Operational Wind Farm in Tehachapi, California

American Wind Capital Company (AWCC), an investor in wind royalties, renewable energy project real estate, and renewable energy projects, today announced the acquisition of ON Wind Energy, LLC and several additional turbines (9MW in total), inTehachapi, CA., from Oak Creek Energy Systems, Inc. (OCES), a California based developer that is majority owned by Marubeni Corporation.  The transaction […]

Lufthansa began regularly scheduled flights using Neste Oil’s renewable aviation fuel

The pioneering cooperation between Neste Oil and Lufthansa in the area of aviation biofuels saw Lufthansa begin commercial flights using Neste Oil’s NExBTL renewable aviation fuel on Friday morning, July 15th.

Prospect engineers breathe life into wind farm development

Prospect, an international engineering solutions provider and Superior Energy Services company, announces the successful completion of a contract involving the mobilisation of two vessels as part of a wind farm development.

Neste Oil expands its renewable raw material base with jathropha and camelina oils

Neste Oil will expand the raw material base used to produce NExBTL renewable fuel with jatropha and camelina oils. By introducing these new raw materials in its feedstock base, Neste Oil increases the proportion of non-food materials and raw materials that can be grown on cultivation areas less suited for food plants in its raw […]

First Wind Farm in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta Will Be Powered by 16 Megawatts of GE Technology

GE (NYSE: GE) has signed a contract with local developer Cong Ly Company Ltd. to provide 10 of its 1.6-82.5 wind turbines and operations and maintenance services for phase one of the Bac Lieu Wind Farm, totaling 16 megawatts of power generation capacity.

Pöyry to design two biofuel-fired CHP plants for Fortum

Pöyry’s Energy business group has been awarded contracts by Fortum for the engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services of two biofuel-fired CHP (combined heat and power) plants to be built in Järvenpää, Finland and Jelgava, Latvia.