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sPower Announces the Suspension of its Seneca Wind Project

sPower, a leading renewable energy independent power producer (IPP), announced that it will not refile an application with the Ohio Power Siting Board (OPSB) at this time. The application would have covered the Seneca Wind project in the Scipio,...

175.5MW Netherlands Wind Farm Achieves Financial Close

The De Drentse Monden en Oostermoer (DMO) wind farm in the Netherlands has successfully reached financial close. Mott MacDonald is the lender’s technical advisor on the project. The DMO complex will be built by three sponsors through special...

Vestas to Produce Zero-Waste Wind Turbines by 2040

At Vestas, enabling a more sustainable future has always been at the core of what the company does. Now, Vestas is expanding its sustainability focus beyond the positive contribution of its products to also address waste generated in the value...

SKYLOTEC to Expand with Acquisition of ActSafe

With the Swedish company ActSafe, SKYLOTEC acquires the worldwide market leader for motor-driven power ascenders. SKYLOTEC’s integration of ActSafe into its company group will allow it to expand its product program in this area and create...

BNEF: Late Surge in Offshore Wind Financings Helps 2019 Renewables Investment to Overtake 2018

Investment in renewable energy capacity worldwide was $282.2 billion last year, up 1% from 2018's $280.2 billion, with the world's biggest market (China) slipping back, but its second-largest (the U.S.) hitting a new record. The latest data from...

Dairy Air Wind, the Last Vermont Wind Project Remaining in Development, Announces Halt to Development Activity

Dairy Air Wind, the last remaining wind energy project being developed in Vermont, announced the ending of all development activities surrounding the project. Project partner David Blittersdorf cited a current political environment that is hostile...

BarberWind Turbines, LLC Launches Demonstration Project in Concordia, Kansas

BarberWind Turbines LLC, a revolutionary wind technology company, is excited to announce that they have selected Concordia, Kansas as the demonstration site for their second-generation mid-sized wind turbine. The project will be located at Route 81...

GE to Help Deliver Wind Energy to 375,000 Homes in Scotland

GE Renewable Energy’s Grid Solutions business (NYSE: GE) has been awarded a multi-million dollar project for the design, supply, construction and commissioning of onshore and offshore wind substations for 

Kallista Energy Chooses Greenbyte Energy Cloud to Future-Proof its Wind Farm Monitoring

Kallista Energy, an independent power producer (IPP) of renewable energy, has chosen Greenbyte's data platform to upgrade and reinforce its wind farm monitoring capacity as it expects its 213MW wind energy portfolio in France to grow in the coming...

Manitowoc to Debut Six New Cranes at CONEXPO 2020

Manitowoc Cranes will return to CONEXPO in 2020 to unveil six new cranes to the lifting market. In addition to these, four other crane models that were introduced in 2018 and 2019 will also be on display at the company's booth, with several making...

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Sany Electric Commissions First Wind Turbines in Texas

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