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SEIA Commends New York State for Signing Historic Renewable Energy Mandate into Law

18 July 2019

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Washington, D.C.—Today, Governor Cuomo signed the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act into law, one of the most aggressive renewable energy mandates in the United States. MORE ❯

Siemens Gamesa conditionally awarded largest U.S. offshore wind power order to date: 1.7 GW from Ørsted and Eversource

18 July 2019

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  • Conditional contract encompasses three offshore wind power projects in northeastern U.S.: the 880 MW Sunrise Wind project, the 704 MW Revolution Wind project and the 130 MW South Fork project
  • Delivery includes SG 8.0-167 DD wind turbines and service agreements
  • Largest U.S. offshore wind power contract conditionally awarded to date
  • Projects expected to be online between 2022-2024 subject to final investment decision
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RenewableUK comments on The Crown Estate’s offshore wind leasing plans

18 July 2019

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RenewableUK is responding to The Crown Estate’s announcement of outcome of its tender design work for Offshore Wind Leasing Round 4. The plans set out a new application and bidding process for companies to lease new seabed regions for offshore wind farms.
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Natural Power appointed for pioneering district heating network in Stoke

18 July 2019

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Natural Power has been awarded a three-year contract by Stoke-on-Trent City Council, under the Stoke DEPO framework, to provide mechanical and electrical designs for the development of the pioneering £52m Stoke-on-Trent district heat network (DHN).
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Gov. Cuomo announces largest procurement of offshore wind power in US history

18 July 2019

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New York selects two projects totaling nearly 1,700 MW in state’s first call for offshore wind project proposals MORE ❯

Van Oord completes foundations for offshore wind farm East Anglia ONE

18 July 2019

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Van Oord installed the last jacket foundation for offshore wind farm East Anglia ONE and delivered it to client ScottishPower Renewables. This achievement marks the marine contractor's completion of its work for this major UK wind project. As a main contractor, Van Oord transported and installed all 102 foundations. This is the largest number of three-legged wind turbine foundations ever installed offshore. Due to be completed in 2020, East Anglia ONE is expected to supply the equivalent of more than 630,000 British households with green electricity.  MORE ❯

Washington, D.C.—Today, Governor Cuomo signed the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act into law, one of the most aggressive renewable energy mandates in the United States. MORE ❯
  • Conditional contract encompasses three offshore wind power projects in northeastern U.S.: the 880 MW Sunrise Wind project, the 704 MW Revolution Wind project and the 130 MW South Fork project
  • Delivery includes SG 8.0-167 DD wind turbines and service agreements
  • Largest U.S. offshore wind power contract conditionally awarded to date
  • Projects expected to be online between 2022-2024 subject to final investment decision
MORE ❯
RenewableUK is responding to The Crown Estate’s announcement of outcome of its tender design work for Offshore Wind Leasing Round 4. The plans set out a new application and bidding process for companies to lease new seabed regions for offshore wind farms.
MORE ❯
Natural Power has been awarded a three-year contract by Stoke-on-Trent City Council, under the Stoke DEPO framework, to provide mechanical and electrical designs for the development of the pioneering £52m Stoke-on-Trent district heat network (DHN).
MORE ❯
New York selects two projects totaling nearly 1,700 MW in state’s first call for offshore wind project proposals MORE ❯
Van Oord installed the last jacket foundation for offshore wind farm East Anglia ONE and delivered it to client ScottishPower Renewables. This achievement marks the marine contractor's completion of its work for this major UK wind project. As a main contractor, Van Oord transported and installed all 102 foundations. This is the largest number of three-legged wind turbine foundations ever installed offshore. Due to be completed in 2020, East Anglia ONE is expected to supply the equivalent of more than 630,000 British households with green electricity.  MORE ❯

28 Jan | R W S | Corporate clean energy buying surged to new record in 2018

Corporations purchased 13.4 gigawatts of clean power through long-term contracts, more than doubling 2017’s total, helped by demand from new industries and previously untrodden markets

16 Jan | R | Clean Energy Investment Exceeded $300 Billion Once Again in 2018

Solar commitments declined 24% in dollar terms even though there was record new photovoltaic capacity added, breaking 100GW barrier for the first time.

10 Dec | R W S B | Georgia Power seeks 540 MW of new large-scale renewable generation

Competitive bidding process now open as part of continuing REDI program

05 Dec | R | Siemens connects electricity grids of UK and Belgium with HVDC link

  • Nemo Link is the first transmission link between the two countries
  • It enables transmission of 1,000 MW electricity using Siemens HVDC Plus technology
  • Siemens built converter stations housing the state of the art HVDC equipment in both Herdersbrug (Belgium) and Richborough (UK)
  • Official opening ceremony on December 5 in Herdersbrug with Belgian and UK dignitaries

18 Jul | W | Siemens Gamesa conditionally awarded largest U.S. offshore wind power order to date: 1.7 GW from Ørsted and Eversource

  • Conditional contract encompasses three offshore wind power projects in northeastern U.S.: the 880 MW Sunrise Wind project, the 704 MW Revolution Wind project and the 130 MW South Fork project
  • Delivery includes SG 8.0-167 DD wind turbines and service agreements
  • Largest U.S. offshore wind power contract conditionally awarded to date
  • Projects expected to be online between 2022-2024 subject to final investment decision

18 Jul | W | RenewableUK comments on The Crown Estate’s offshore wind leasing plans

RenewableUK is responding to The Crown Estate’s announcement of outcome of its tender design work for Offshore Wind Leasing Round 4. The plans set out a new application and bidding process for companies to lease new seabed regions for offshore wind farms.

18 Jul | W | Natural Power appointed for pioneering district heating network in Stoke

Natural Power has been awarded a three-year contract by Stoke-on-Trent City Council, under the Stoke DEPO framework, to provide mechanical and electrical designs for the development of the pioneering £52m Stoke-on-Trent district heat network (DHN).

18 Jul | W | Gov. Cuomo announces largest procurement of offshore wind power in US history

New York selects two projects totaling nearly 1,700 MW in state’s first call for offshore wind project proposals

18 Jul | S | SEIA Commends New York State for Signing Historic Renewable Energy Mandate into Law

Washington, D.C.—Today, Governor Cuomo signed the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act into law, one of the most aggressive renewable energy mandates in the United States.

18 Jul | S | Old Dominion Electric Cooperative and EDF Renewables North America Partner on Solar Portfolio

GLEN ALLEN, Va. and COLUMBIA, Md. (July 18, 2019): Old Dominion Electric Cooperative (ODEC) and EDF Renewables North America have entered a partnership to develop and build a 30MWac portfolio of distributed solar projects across ODEC member service territories in Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware.

18 Jul | S | EDF Renewables and Old Dominion Electric Cooperative Partner on Solar Portfolio

Multiple projects to provide over 30 megawatts (ac) of solar power.

17 Jul | S | Nearly 1,000 Solar Companies Rally Behind Proven, Bipartisan Investment Tax Credit

Nearly 1,000 companies from across the U.S. solar industry supply chain today sent a letter to Congress calling for the extension of the Section 48 and Section 25D solar investment tax credits (ITC).

03 Jan | W S E | Commitments of €229 million secured by NTR for its second renewable energy income fund

NTR plc today announces that it has attracted commitments of €229 million for the NTR Renewable Energy Income Fund II, of which €145 million has been secured for the fund’s first close.

02 Jan | E | Ørsted’s first stand-alone battery storage project now complete

Ørsted’s first project within battery storage, Carnegie Road, is now operational. The 20 megawatt (MW) battery, located in Liverpool, consists of three battery containers, as well as the associated power conversion system, all supplied by NEC.

26 Dec | W S E | El Paso Electric Announces Results of Competitive Bid for New Generation

El Paso Electric Company (the “Company” or “EPE”) (NYSE:EE) today announced the selection of resource additions needed by the 2022-2023 summer peak season. The generation mix includes utility scale solar, battery storage, and natural gas.

10 Dec | R W S B | Georgia Power seeks 540 MW of new large-scale renewable generation

Competitive bidding process now open as part of continuing REDI program

03 Dec | S B | Siemens provides sustainable energy for Galapagos Island

  • Hybrid project based on biofuel and solar energy inaugurated on the Galapagos island of Isabela
  • First of its kind local energy system, developed for carbon-neutral operation
  • Remotely monitored from the Siemens-Mindsphere Application Centers in Munich and Austin, Texas

09 Nov | B | ENGIE to mobilize €800 million to develop green gases in the next five years in France

Today, during the inauguration of the Beauce Gâtinais Biogas (BGB) methanization unit in France, in presence of François de Rugy, French Minister of State, Minister of the Ecological and Solidarity Transition, Isabelle Kocher, ENGIE CEO, announced that €800 million would be mobilized in the next fiv

06 Nov | B | Milestone in giant conversion of Asnæs Power Station

The construction of the new wood chip-fired plant at Asnæs Power Station is progressing at full speed. The turbine – the heart of the CHP plant – has just been lifted into place.

20 Dec | G | 48 MW McGinness Hills Phase 3 Geothermal Power Plant in Nevada Begins Commercial Operation, Increasing Complex Capacity to 138 MW

Phase 3 is Expected to Generate Approximately $30 Million in Average Annual Revenue

16 Oct | W S B G | NV Energy Seeks Additional Low-Cost Renewable Energy

Company Requests Bids for Major Addition to Renewable Energy Portfolio

02 Nov | W S G | ENEL WINS 242 MW OF NEW SOLAR, WIND AND GEOTHERMAL CAPACITY IN CHILE’S TENDER

Enel has been awarded the supply of 1.180 TWh/year to Chilean distribution companies to meet the energy demand of their regulated customers over the 2024-2043 period

The award, equal to 54% of the 2.2 TWh/year offered in the tender, places Enel ahead of any other participant

03 Dec | H | Aquila Capital launches its first green bond with a volume of EUR 50m via Småkraft for further expansion into Norwegian hydropower

  • Bond received top grade “Dark Green” for sustainability from CICERO
  • More transparency for investors at equivalent risk-return-profile

20 Nov | W S H | State receives 41 bids in response to clean energy RFP

In response to Governor Gina M. Raimondo's call for clean and affordable energy for Rhode Islanders, a recent competitive procurement attracted nearly 2,500 MW of carbon-free resources across 41 different bids. The procurement, issued by National Grid this past September, will help advance the Governor's goal to grow Rhode Island's clean energy supply ten-fold – to 1,000 megawatts – by 2020.

14 Nov | W H | Creation of SSE Renewables

SSE plc plans to consolidate the development, operation and ownership of its renewable energy assets in the UK and Ireland under a single entity to be known as SSE Renewables.

09 Nov | H | Aquila Capital to acquire Portuguese hydropower portfolio from EDP

The alternative investment specialist Aquila Capital has agreed with EDP, Portugal’s biggest energy company, to acquire a portfolio of 21 operational small-scale hydropower plants located in Northern and Central Portugal with a total capacity of approximately 100 MW. The investment marks Aquila Capital’s first step into Portugal’s hydropower market.