Monthly Archives: January 2018

Chinese wind turbine manufacturer convicted of Theft of Trade Secrets

  Sinovel, a Chinese manufacturer of wind turbines, has been convicted of stealing trade secrets from US-based AMSC (formerly known as American Superconductor Inc.).   The announcement was made by Acting Assistant Attorney General John P. Cronan of the Justice … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on January 30, 2018 |

Siemens awarded two wind turbine projects totalling 330MW

  Siemens has been awarded two projects to supply 330MW of wind turbines which will produce enough energy to power over 100,000 average US households.   The renewable energy company will provide 95 of its G132-3.465 MW wind turbines for … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on January 25, 2018 |

Tri Global Energy exceeds 1GW of wind energy

  Tri Global Energy, a leading US wind energy developer has surpassed 1GW of wind power projects in Texas last year (2017).   The company developed five wind projects in the state, across seven counties which make up roughly 67% … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on January 23, 2018 |

Invenergy receives construction financing for wind energy project

  Invenergy has completed construction financing to secure the Upstream Wind Energy Center, a 202.5MW wind project located in Antelope County, Nebraska.   The company, which is the largest privately owned renewable energy organization in North America, received support for the … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on January 18, 2018 |

SkySpecs secured $8 million to develop drones for wind turbine inspection

  SkySpec has secured $8 million in Series B financing to develop drones designed to inspect wind turbines.   The founders of the company will use the money to ‘scale the company’s international operations and develop advanced inspection software that … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on January 16, 2018 |

New York commits to 800MW of offshore wind

    New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is committed to installing 800MW of offshore wind with two projects scheduled for 2018 and 2019.   The state of New York wants to set a goal of reaching 2.4GW of offshore wind … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on January 11, 2018 |

Enel becomes largest wind energy developer in Oklahoma

  Enel Green Power North America Inc. (EGPNA) has officially started operations of two wind energy projects, the 298MW Thunder Ranch and 300MW Red Dirt located in Oklahoma.   The company has now exceeded 1700MW through 10 wind energy projects … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on January 9, 2018 |

Deerfield wind energy project begins operations in Vermont

  Avangrid Renewables has started commercial operations of their Deerfield wind energy project located in two towns of Vermont, Readsboro and Searsburg.   According to the press release, the towns combined will receive direct annual payments expected to total $6.8 … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on January 4, 2018 |

Vestas receives 184MW wind energy order in US

  Vestas received an order for 184MW of wind energy from Avangrid Renewables.   The firm and unconditional order includes forty-one V136-3.45MW wind turbines for the Montague wind project located in Oregon, 36MW of which will qualify for 80% of the … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on January 2, 2018 |