SunEdison yieldcos negotiating buyouts with Brookfield

A deal for either TerraForm yieldco would propel Canadian asset manager to a new position of prominence in the global renewables industry

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Pentagon backs Avangrid wind farm over GOP concerns

The US Pentagon has shot down concerns raised by Republican lawmakers over Amazon Wind Farm US East's impact on military radar

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Gamesa snags 325MW Iberdrola turbine order in Mexico

The deal covers Iberdrola's two winning wind projects in Mexico's most recent renewables tender

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UK flags offshore wind costs review as green paper backs storage

Government says it will look to 'support further reductions in the cost of offshore wind once current commitments delivered'

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Government backing ‘crucial’ for UK floating wind: Carbon Trust

Supportive policy framework key to overcoming 'novel challenges' and unlocking new markets for offshore wind

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'Offshore wind now at the heart of UK economic growth'

Recent cost cuts prove that sector will continue to thrive with the world's leading offshore market in prime position to benefit, say leading industry figures

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Eletrosul lays ground for wind sell-off with advisory hire

Move may herald asset sale campaign by holding group Eletrobras

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Ex-MHI Vestas exec Kubitza leads strategy at CEZ Germany

New hire could help Czech utility enact its plan to enter offshore wind in Western Europe

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IN PICTURES

Turbines in ahead of schedule at Germany's 288MW Sandbank

Planning, technology and weather come together to beat target by three months in German North Sea

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IN DEPTH

Finland’s Moventas makes €17m in-house investment

Exceed gearbox maker cites rising demand and long-term technology plans for spend

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GE CEO cites 'locked in' PTC as US wind waits for Trump

GE Renewable Energy enjoys 32% order boost at end of 2016 as US giant predicts 'solid growth' for year ahead

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Court rejects Enercon appeal over Siemens 'storm control' IP

UK verdict latest setback for Wobben Properties IP challenge over HWRT

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The Big Deal

US developer Longroad hails 600MW Vestas deal

Developer led by First Wind execs says component purchase could underpin major PTC-eligible wind build out

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CIRCUIT

Trump's energy secretary pick vows support for renewables

Former Texas Governor Rick Perry pointed to his state's wind leadership at his Senate confirmation hearing

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US government OKs first phase of 3GW Wyoming wind project

Giant project moves a step closer to reality as Bureau of Land Management issues key approvals for 500-turbine first phase

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IN PICTURES

Landmark $1bn wind farm in Kenyan desert nears switch-on

The 310MW Lake Turkana project will be key to opening up Africa to large-scale renewables, writes Darius Snieckus

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Newsmaker

Outgoing US energy secretary lauds Obama-era solar boom

The Energy Department played a key role in energy sector's transformation since 2008, says Ernest Moniz

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Get ready for the Internet of Electricity

Big Data and the Internet of Electricity will change everything, and the world's utilities need to face up to a radically different future, writes Mathias Steck of DNV GL - Energy

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Strong Outlook for offshore wind: IRENA

Offshore wind power is poised to become a leading power generation technology in a decarbonised global economy, says Adnan Amin, director-general of the International Renewable Energy Agency.


Danes plans expansion of Østerild and Høvsøre wind test hubs

Proposals would see more test positions for larger machines at key testing centres to help Denmark retain edge

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IN DEPTH

Tidal lagoon can be 'cost-effective part of UK energy mix': study

Former energy minister says lagoon in South Wales could compete on cost with offshore wind and nuclear

Technology

Acciona switches on largest LatAm solar plant to power Google

The 246MW El Romero project will cover 100% of the web giant's needs in Chile

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Australia's 200MW Silverton to go ahead with GE turbines

US OEM to supply 3.4MW machines as New South Wales wind project sees financial close

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Germany adds 818MW of offshore wind in 2016

Nation reaches 4.1GW and expected to add 1.4GW this year as sector gears up for first competitive tenders

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Scotland's oil sector urged to seize offshore wind opportunities

Government-backed study names offshore wind as top target for diversifying businesses

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