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

Scotland’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm Fits First Turbine Base

The first turbine jacket foundation is installed at the Seagreen Wind Farm site, 27 km off the coast of the county of Angus in Scotland (Credit: SSE Renewables) The first turbine jacket foundation has been installed at Seagreen, Scotland’s largest … Read More

SWEPCO Begins Operations at Maverick Wind Farm

The second of three new wind facilities serving Southwestern Electric Power Co. (SWEPCO) customers in Louisiana and Arkansas has begun commercial operation. The 287 MW Maverick facility is part of the 1,485 MW North Central Energy Facilities (NCEF) project in … Read More

Second New York RWE Wind Farm Starts Operations

RWE Renewables has started commercial operation on its 125 MW Cassadaga Wind Farm in New York. The project, located in Chautauqua County, is powered by 27 Nordex and 10 Siemens Gamesa turbines and has the capacity to provide clean energy … Read More

North Star Renewables to Build Support Vessels for U.K. Wind Farm

Matthew Gordon North Star Renewables has finalized a funding package of £96 million to build a marine offshore infrastructure support service vessel fleet in the U.K. The secured loan from Allianz Global Investors (AllianzGI) supplements North Star’s own balance sheet … Read More

Emerson Grid Solutions Optimize Alaska Wind Farm Operations

Golden Valley Electric Association’s Eva Creek wind farm. Image courtesy of GVEA. Emerson has completed a digital transformation project in Alaska to increase the reliability of clean energy generation at Golden Valley Electric Association’s (GVEA) 25 MW Eva Creek wind … Read More

Wind Farm to Generate Electricity for Thousands of Veterinary Hospitals

Mars Inc. has signed a new power purchase agreement with Apex Clean Energy to provide renewable energy that will cover more than 100 percent of the electricity needed for its 2,000 veterinary hospitals in the U.S. The partnership between Mars … Read More

TEI Wind Energy Signs PPA with NextEra Energy Resources

Time Equities Inc.’s TEI Wind Energy LLC division has entered into a 240 MW power purchase agreement with a subsidiary of NextEra Energy Resources LLC for an estimated 925,000 MWh of electrical power annually from the Hubbard Wind Energy Center. … Read More

Readying Wind Farms for Complex Terrain with WindCube

Wind farms are expanding in complex terrains as land in simpler terrain becomes less available. Since wind flow isn’t uniform in complex terrain, modeling technologies complete lidar sensors to achieve accurate, reliable and bankable data. The WindCube Complex Terrain Ready … Read More