ALLETE Clean Energy to Repower, Expand Minnesota Wind Projects

ALLETE Clean Energy, a wholly owned subsidiary of ALLETE Inc., says it will repower and expand the Northern Wind site – consisting of the Chanarambie and Viking wind projects in southwest Minnesota – by replacing the existing turbines with new, … Read More

Enel Green Power Touts Record-Breaking Renewable Capacity

Enel Green Power (EGP), a global company that specializes in the development and operation of renewables, has set a new record in 2020 by building 3,106 MW of new, global renewable capacity – 77 MW more (+2.5%) compared to the … Read More

BNEF: Corporations Invest in Record Amount of Clean Energy in 2020

Corporations purchased a record of 23.7 GW of clean energy in 2020, up from 20.1 GW in 2019 and 13.6 GW in 2018, according to new research published by BloombergNEF (BNEF). The increase came despite a year devastated by the COVID-19 … Read More

Amidst COVID Utility-Scale Wind Continues to Set Generation Records

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, electrical generation by the nation’s utility-scale wind and solar plants continues to set new records – it was 35.1% greater in November 2020 than it was in the same month a year earlier, according to a … Read More

World Invests Record Amount in Decarbonization Efforts

The world has committed a record $501.3 billion to decarbonization in 2020, beating the previous year by 9% despite the economic disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to recent energy transition investment analysis compiled by BloombergNEF (BNEF), Bloomberg’s primary … Read More

Murphy Unveils Plans to Build State-of-the-Art Monopile Manufacturing Facility

Gov. Phil Murphy, alongside EEW, Ørsted, legislators and members of the building trades, has unveiled a $250 million investment in a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility to build monopiles for offshore wind turbines that will serve the entire U.S. offshore wind industry.  … Read More

New Bipartisan Bill Grants Wind Industry Much Needed Relief

Congress has reached a bipartisan deal that contains important emergency relief measures for the renewable energy industry, including a one-year extension of the production tax credit (PTC), and a new 30% investment tax credit for offshore wind projects that start … Read More

BayWa r.e. Completes Construction, Financial Close on Amadeus Wind Project

BayWa r.e., a global developer, service supplier, distributor and energy solutions provider, has completed construction and achieved financial close of the Amadeus Wind project in Texas. Amadeus is the largest onshore wind project completed to date in BayWa r.e.’s global … Read More

Third Quarter Shatters Previous U.S. Energy Storage Records

Approximately 476  MW of energy storage were  deployed this year – an increase of  240% over the previous high set last quarter, according to Wood Mackenzie and the U.S. Energy Storage Association’s (ESA) recently released U.S. Energy Storage Monitor report. … Read More

Eskim Selects the Nordex Group to Optimize Turbine Performance

The Nordex Group has been selected by Eksim to optimize the aerodynamics of rotor blades on 80 N100/2500 wind turbines located on five wind farms in Turkey.  The Nordex Group offers its customers the vortex generator upgrade as an additional … Read More