Monthly Archives: December 2017

innogy acquires more than 2GW of onshore wind

  innogy has signed an agreement with Terra Firma Capital Partners to acquire all shares in EverPower Wind Holdings’ US onshore wind development business.   The company has purchased the wind projects as part of its strategy of expanding in … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on December 28, 2017 |

Eolus sells wind farms to Aquila Capital

  Eolus has signed an agreement to sell Kråktorpet and Nylandsbergen wind farms to Aquila Capital with a total capacity of 232MW.   Both projects will be located close to the Jenåsen wind farm which is currently under construction by … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on December 26, 2017 |

Vestas and Northvolt to create battery storage for wind power

  Vestas and Northvolt, a battery manufacturer, have decided to collaborate on a joint project to create a battery storage solution made especially for wind power plants.   This news comes roughly two weeks after Tesla’s announcement of their battery … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on December 21, 2017 |

Boralex announces commissioning of two wind farm projects in France

  Boralex Inc. has officially announced the commissioning of Artois and Chemin de Grès wind farms in France.   The Artois (23MW) and the Chemin de Grès (30MW) have been developed by Ecotera Développement with construction and installation led by … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on December 19, 2017 |

NextEra and AEP celebrate commissioning of $200 million wind energy project

  NextEra and AEP celebrate commissioning of $200 million Bluff Point Wind Energy Center, located in Indiana.   The project will be composed of 57 GE wind turbines, generating almost 120MW of energy and will create hundreds of jobs while … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on December 14, 2017 |

Construction of 160MW renewable energy project begins this week in Australia

  The construction of Australia’s 160MW renewable energy project, Kennedy Energy Park, is about to begin this week.   The project ‘will be the first wind, solar and storage hybrid generator connected to the Australian national electricity network via a … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on December 12, 2017 |

EDF Renewable to provide 200MW of wind energy to Google

  EDF Renewable has signed an agreement with Google to provide 200MW of wind energy to be generated by its new Glaciers Edge Wind Project in Iowa.   The project located in Cherokee County in the northwest area of the state, will … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on December 7, 2017 |

Tesla deploys largest battery for wind energy projects

  Tesla has recently deployed the world’s largest lithium-ion battery for Australia’s Hornsdale Wind energy complex, well before the 100-day self-imposed deadline.   Elon Musk, the billionaire founder of Tesla made a promise to come up with a solution to … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on December 5, 2017 |