NextEra Energy Acquires 50% Stake in 2,520 MW Renewables Portfolio from Subsidiary

One of NextEra Energy Resources LLC’s New Mexico wind farms NextEra Energy Partners LP has entered into an agreement with a subsidiary of NextEra Energy Resources LLC to acquire a 50% interest in an approximately 2,520 MW renewables portfolio. In … Read More

Iberdrola Invests Billions in Scottish Offshore Wind Complex

Ignacio Galán, chairman of Iberdrola, at the West of Duddon Sands offshore wind farm Iberdrola, through its Scottish Power subsidiary, is investing £6 billion in developing the company’s biggest investment, the East Anglia Hub offshore wind complex in Scotland. Iberdrola’s … Read More

Fraser Institute: ‘Extremely Costly’ to Coal-Fired Power Plants with Wind, Solar

Replacing coal-fired power in Canada with renewable energy will impose significant costs on Canada’s economy while only making modest reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, finds a new study released by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank. … Read More

Glennmont Partners Invests in Ørsted’s Offshore Wind Farm in Germany

Installation of an 8MW wind turbine at Ørsted’s Borkum Riffgrund 2 Ørsted has signed an agreement with Glennmont Partners, which will be acquiring a 50% ownership share in Ørsted’s 900 MW German offshore wind farm Borkum Riffgrund 3. The wind … Read More

AECOM Named as Construction Manager for New Jersey Offshore Wind Project

A rendering of the New Jersey Wind Port AECOM’s AECOM Tishman business has been selected to manage construction of the New Jersey Wind Port, the nation’s first purpose-built offshore wind marshaling and manufacturing port, located in Lower Alloways Creek Township, … Read More

Vestas Chosen as Preferred Supplier for New York Offshore Wind Projects

Empire Offshore Wind, a joint venture between Equinor and bp, has named Vestas as the preferred turbine supplier for the 2.1 GW Empire Wind 1 and Empire Wind 2 offshore wind projects in New York. Vestas will provide 138 V236-15.0 … Read More

Orsted, ZE PAK Participate in Auction for Seabed Leases for Offshore Wind

ZE PAK, a Polish energy producer currently implementing a shift from coal to renewables, and Ørsted, an offshore wind company, have signed a letter of intent to participate in the upcoming auction for seabed leases in the Polish part of … Read More

Secretary of the Interior Outlines U.S. Offshore Wind Leasing Strategy

Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland has outlined the path forward for future offshore wind leasing to meet the Biden-Harris administration’s goal to deploy 30 GW of offshore wind energy by 2030. During a speech at the American Clean Power’s … Read More

Electricity Sector Leaders Launch Alliance to Help Meet Canada’s Emissions Targets

Six associations representing the leading suppliers of electricity to consumers and markets in Canada have announced the creation of Electricity Alliance Canada (EAC), a coalition promoting the power of electrification to lead the way to a sustainable energy future. The … Read More

Vietnamese Consortium Wins Preferred Supplier Agreement from Yushan Energy

Hai Long 2 and 3 Yushan Energy, a subsidiary of low carbon energy developer Enterprize Energy, and Canadian independent power producer Northland Power, have selected a Vietnamese consortium led by Semco Maritime and PTSC M&C to construct two offshore substations … Read More