Nordex Executing Another Project for Exelon in the United States. 30 MW “Fair Wind” Wind Farm to be Connected to the Grid in Autumn 2015

Nordex SE has been awarded another contract for the delivery and commissioning of turbines for a wind project in the United States. The project entails twelve N100/2500 turbines, which will be...

India and US Announce Commitment to Clean Energy Growth

The Climate Group welcomed the announcements made by India Prime Minister Modi and US President Obama in New Delhi. Following on from both the EU and US-China joint announcements late last year,...

President Praises Solar Progress in State of the Union Speech

Citing its continued growth, President Obama once again has singled out solar energy in his annual State of the Union speech. Afterward, Rhone Resch, president and CEO of the Solar Energy...

Wind Sector Acquisition Activity Ramps Up, Project Acquisitions Double to $13 Billion in 2014

Mercom Capital Group, LLC, a global clean energy communications and consulting firm, released its report on funding and merger and acquisition (M&A) activity for the wind sector for...

President Obama’s State of the Union: 
U.S. Leads World in Wind Energy Production

In his State of the Union speech, President Obama highlighted U.S. wind energy leadership as an American success story.   “As the President noted, America produces more wind...

UH Selected to Lead Offshore Energy Research Center: Subsea Systems Institute to be funded by penalties from Deepwater Horizon

The University of Houston will lead a national research center for subsea engineering and other offshore energy development issues, including research and technology to improve the sustainable and...

Global Wind Power Investments to Reach $101 Billion by 2020

Global wind power installed capacity is set to rise from approximately 364.9 Gigawatts (GW) in 2014 to 650.8 GW by 2020, increasing the demand for wind turbine components across the value chain,...

Wind Energy R&D Opportunity: Energy Department Announces $125 Million for Transformational Energy Projects

The Energy Department’s Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E) announced $125 million in available funding for its third open funding opportunity announcement, OPEN 2015....

INDUSTRY NEWS

First Reserve Acquires Kingfisher Wind from Apex Clean Energy
January 23, 2015
First Reserve, the largest global private equity and infrastructure investment firm exclusively focused on energy, announced an agreement to...
Alterra Power Sells Nevada Geothermal Plant
January 23, 2015
Alterra Power Corp. (TSX: AXY) has agreed to sell its 15 MW (8 MW net) Soda Lake geothermal facility located in Fallon, Nevada to an affiliate...
Alterra Power Sells Nevada Geothermal Plant
January 23, 2015
Alterra Power Corp. (TSX: AXY) has agreed to sell its 15 MW (8 MW net) Soda Lake geothermal facility located in Fallon, Nevada to an affiliate...
Waste Methane-to-Energy Company, Ener-Core Wins Clean Energy Award
January 23, 2015
Ener-Core, Inc., the world’s only provider of Power Oxidation technology and equipment that generates clean power from low-quality waste...
Heartland Institute Experts React to West Virginia Legislature’s Repeal of Renewable Power Mandates
January 23, 2015
The West Virginia House passed a bill this week that would repeal the state’s Alternative and Renewable Energy Portfolio by a vote of 95-4....
Geothermal Resources Council Welcomes New President
January 23, 2015
Paul Brophy has been elected by his peers on the GRC Board of Directors to be the next President of the
GE Joins Sustainable Bioenergy Research Consortium to Support the Development of Sustainable Alternative Fuels
January 23, 2015
The Sustainable Bioenergy Research Consortium (SBRC), a nonprofit, research consortium established to develop technology with the promise of...
Siemens Receives Order for 48-MW Alexander Wind Project in Kansas
January 22, 2015
Siemens announces that it will supply 21 wind turbines to NJR Clean Energy Ventures (NJRCEV), a subsidiary of New Jersey Resources (NJR), for the...
Most Chinese Tier-1 PV Module Suppliers Sold Out, Until Second Quarter of 2015
January 22, 2015
Most Chinese tier-1 solar PV module suppliers have sold out, until the second quarter (Q2) of 2015, according to the latest analysis from...
Hurst Boiler Launches New Website Integrated CAD Download Solution
January 22, 2015
Hurst Boiler,  an international manufacturer of a complete line of waste,wood, biomass, and hybrid fuel-fired steam and hot water boilers...