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Himark BioGas to build three renewable projects

07/23/2014

Himark BioGas International has signed an agreement with NEO Energy LLC for the design, construction, and start-up of three (3) integrated anaerobic digestion (AD) plants in Massachusetts and Rhode Island that will recycle food waste to produce organic-based fertilizer and renewable electricity.

Distributed generation and solar contract awarded for $140mn

07/23/2014

PowerSecure International Inc. (NYSE: POWR) was awarded $140 million of distributed generation work.

PSEG Solar Source acquires solar facility from juwi

07/23/2014

PSEG Solar Source will acquire the 3.6-MW ERWR Whitcomb Farm Solar project from juwi solar (JSI), located near Burlington, Vermont.

Andalay Solar Systems to supply panels for Washington D.C. solar initiative

07/22/2014

Andalay Solar Inc., a manufacturer of integrated solar power systems, announced that it has supplied solar panels for a solar initiative lead by DC Sustainable Energy Utility (DCSEU) and Washington, D.C.-based contractors, including WDC Solar Inc.

Business agreement signed for Canadian wind energy project

07/22/2014

The Innu First Nations of Mashteuiatsh, Essipit and Pessamit, along with EDF EN Canada, signed a 20-year agreement for the Rivière-du-Moulin Wind Project in Quebec, Canada.

Southern Nevada Water Authority, SunEdison sign solar power purchase agreement

07/22/2014

SunEdison Inc. (NYSE:SUNE) has signed a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Southern Nevada Water Authority (SNWA).

Report: Wind power to deliver more than 7% of electricity by 2018

07/22/2014

Although wind power production slowed down during 2013, a new report from Navigant Research finds that wind power will deliver 7.3 percent of the electricity consumed worldwide by 2018.

Only 146 MW of new electric capacity commissioned in June

07/21/2014

June was a slow month for deployment of new electric power generation as only 146 MW of new capacity was brought online, according to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).

Energy Northwest to provide O&M services to hydroelectric power project

07/21/2014

Energy Northwest will provide operations and maintenance (O&M) services at a hydroelectric power project in Washington state.

Ontario 60-MW wind energy project begins commercial operations

07/21/2014

NextEra Energy Partners LP (NYSE: NEP), a limited partnership formed by NextEra Energy Inc. (NYSE: NEE), announced the start of commercial operations at the 60-MW Bluewater Wind Energy Center in Ontario.

Juhl Energy to help develop Army Depot wind energy project

07/21/2014

Juhl Energy was awarded a $5.5 million contract to a team including Juhl, Aegis Renewable Energy and Icenogle Construction Management Inc. to develop a 1.5- to 2–MW wind turbine at an army depot in Utah.

NRG Energy acquires 4-MW solar energy project in the U.S. Virgin Islands

07/21/2014

NRG Energy Inc. (NYSE: NRG) acquired a 4-MW solar energy project on the island of St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands from Toshiba International Corp.

Juhl Renewable Energy Systems to lead Chicago rooftop solar projects

07/18/2014

Juhl Renewable Energy Systems Inc., a subsidiary of Juhl Energy Inc. and a provider of solar, wind and battery storage systems for residential, small business, municipal governments, schools and farming operations, has been named the lead contractor for all rooftop installations through Solar Chicago.

Interior Department reaches milestone for offshore wind energy in New Jersey

07/18/2014

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Acting Director Walter Cruickshank announced the proposed sale of leases for approximately 344,000 acres offshore New Jersey’s coast for commercial wind energy leasing, as part of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan.

Natural gas, renewables to lead new capacity additions through 2040

07/16/2014

The reference case for the Energy Information Administration (EIA)’s Annual Energy Outlook 2014 predicts 351-GW of new electric generating capacity between 2013 and 2040 in the electric power and end-use sectors.

Dominion Virginia Power to install onsite solar for Prologis

07/16/2014

Dominion Virginia Power will install more than 3,000 solar panels that will generate more than 800-kW of energy at the Prologis Concorde Distribution Center in Sterling, Virginia.

NRG Energy donates $100,000 for solar power at Houston Food Bank

07/16/2014

NRG Energy has donated $100,000 to the Houston Food Bank for the installation of a solar array at the facility.

Pattern Energy receives certificate for wind project in Canada

07/16/2014

Pattern Energy Group LP has received an Environmental Assessment Certificate for its Meikle Wind project, a 185-MW wind power project located in British Columbia.

Wyoming grants wind power project site extension

07/15/2014

The Industrial Siting Council granted Wasatch Wind a final permit extension to begin construction on its Pioneer Park wind farm near Glenrock, Wyoming.

Report: Geothermal power market forecast to 2019

07/15/2014

Geothermal energy offers low emissions and non-reliance on fossil fuels, which are major drivers for the industry, according to a new report conducted by Market Research Reports.