Mexico has confirmed the 23 winners of the country’s second clean energy tender in which developers will invest a projected $4bn over the next three years to build 36 new clean energy power plants, among them 2.8GW of new wind and solar capacity.
28 September 2016 07:06 GMT
In a big vote of confidence in the future of Canadian offshore wind, Danish fund manager Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) has entered a partnership with Beothuk Energy, starting with the joint development of the 180MW St. George's Bay project off the coast of Newfoundland.
28 September 2016 01:07 GMT
EDP Renewables North America has secured $342m of equity financing from two “major financial institutions,” in exchange for an ownership stake in two US wind projects that are due to begin commercial operation next quarter.
27 September 2016 06:22 GMT
Newcomer Falvez Energy has closed financing for a 163MW wind project in the northern Texas Panhandle, a move made possible by GE Energy Financial Services (GEEFS) providing construction financing and 50% of long-term tax equity.
27 September 2016 04:50 GMT
In a severe blow to Canada's largest renewables market, Ontario unexpectedly suspended its plan to sign contracts with developers for nearly 1GW of new capacity, citing a desire to hold electricity prices down amid a glut of electricity in the province.
27 September 2016 04:24 GMT
Global safety science giant UL has acquired AWS Truepower, a leading energy engineering services and advisory firm that has played an important role in helping de-risk US onshore and offshore wind projects for the last three decades.
27 September 2016 02:21 GMT
Technology and innovation consultancy Totaro & Associates has launched a new intelligence tool designed to help predict future wind industry product requirements, with an eye on future build-out of as yet unexploited resources.
26 September 2016 01:12 GMT
Fred Olsen Renewables’ long-brewing acquisition of the Icebreaker US offshore wind project is “going to happen”, says the Lake Erie Energy Development Co. (LEEDCo), which also confirmed MHI Vestas as the “preferred supplier” for its 20.7MW project off the coast of Cleveland, Ohio.
23 September 2016 04:36 GMT
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