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Boralex Closes $33.4 Million Financing for the Port Ryerse Wind Farm

Boralex Inc. announced the closing of a $33.4 million financing for the Port Ryerse wind farm in Ontario, Canada. Long-term financing of the 10 MW Port Ryerse wind farm, located on privately-owned lands east of the...

Windstream Energy Files Enforcement Application with the Ontario Superior Court after Canada Defaults on NAFTA Award payment

For the first time in the history of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), the Government of Canada has failed to comply with the terms of payment following an award ruling by an arbitral tribunal appointed under NAFTA. As a...

All-Energy to Host a Marine Renewable Energy Dragon’s Den-Style Investment Challenge

For developers of technology, projects or services getting the right expert advice can make all the difference when it comes to overcoming the ‘valley of death’ between innovation and commercialisation.  Thanks to an initiative...

MGE Advances Renewable Energy Goals with Proposal for Major Wind Project

Madison Gas and Electric (MGE) announced a proposal to construct, own and operate its largest wind farm to date, advancing the company's commitment to increasing cleaner energy and to further reducing carbon dioxide emissions under its Energy 2030...

Utility Variable-Generation Integration Group elects Mark Ahlstrom, President

The Board of Directors of Utility Variable-Generation Integration Group, (UVIG), the leading source of global technical expertise for wind and solar power system integration and operation, has elected Mark Ahlstrom as president of the board of the...

Alterra Power Announces Release Date of Audited Results for the Year Ended December 31, 2016

Alterra Power Corp. (TSX: AXY) ("Alterra" or the "Company") will release its audited results for the year ended December 31, 2016 on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 after market close. A conference call and live audio webcast to...

Business Network for Offshore Wind Selects Vitamin as Agency of Record

Vitamin®, the web and public relations agency, announced that it has been selected as agency of record (AOR) for the Business Network for Offshore Wind ("the Network") following a competitive RFP process. As the only non-profit...

Prepaid Leases for Windpower

Jupiter Renewables has created the only leasing structure for wind power using production tax credits. This is the most powerful answer to an uncertain financing climate. Jupiter launched this patented and patent pending product...

Iberdrola Signs 15-Year PPA with Southern California Edison

Iberdrola Renewables has announced a 15-year contract to supply Southern California Edison (SCE) with renewable energy from the planned Tule wind power project. SCE will purchase the entire output of the 132MW wind farm in the McCain Valley of...

Senvion Signs Order for Over 300 MW in Australia

 Senvion, a leading global manufacturer of wind turbines, has signed a conditional contract with Nexif Energy for the EPC contracts and maintenance agreements for the 25 turbine Glen Innes Wind Farm in New South Wales and the 59 turbine Lincoln...

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