ALLETE Clean Energy Adds Wisconsin Wind Project to Renewable Portfolio

ALLETE Clean Energy, a wholly owned subsidiary of ALLETE Inc., has acquired the Red Barn wind project and has signed an asset sales agreement with Wisconsin Public Service Corp. (WPS), a WEC Energy Group utility, and Madison Gas and Electric … Read More

Biden’s American Jobs Plan Aims to Overhaul Clean Energy Economy

President Joe Biden has introduced the American Jobs Plan – a $2 trillion investment that would create millions of good-paying jobs, rebuild the country’s infrastructure and position the U.S. to compete in the evolving global economy.  Public domestic investment as … Read More

Wood Mackenzie: 2020 Touts Highest Wind Installation Total on Record

In 2020, 114 GW of new wind capacity was added globally, representing an 82% increase year-over-year (YoY), according to new research from Wood Mackenzie. This is the highest global annual installation total on record.   China’s National Energy Administration reported 72 … Read More

Despite COVID, North and Latin America Install Record-Setting Wind Capacity

Last year set records for wind power growth in both North and Latin America, with nearly 22 GW of capacity installed despite COVID-19 impacts, demonstrating the incredible resilience of the wind industry and solidifying its crucial role in the region, … Read More

ALLETE Clean Energy’s Diamond Spring Achieves Commercial Operations

ALLETE Clean Energy, a wholly owned subsidiary of ALLETE Inc., has started commercial operations at its Diamond Spring wind site in southern Oklahoma. The output from the 303 MW Diamond Spring site is contracted to provide renewable energy to Walmart, … 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

Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives Awarded Indiana EPC Wind Contract

Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives Inc., a construction company with renewable energy and specialty civil expertise, has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for the build-out of a 302 MW wind farm in northern Indiana  The contract, which … Read More