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DTE Energy building airport solar power project

08/03/2015

DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE) started construction on a solar power array at Detroit Metropolitan Airport.

Pattern owns 100% of Texas wind energy project

08/03/2015

Pattern Energy Group Inc. (Nasdaq: PEGI) completed the acquisition of the remaining ownership interests in the 283-MW Gulf Wind power plant in Texas.

Report: IPPs, DG, and net metering to alter generation landscape in coming years

08/03/2015

Independent power producers (IPP), distributed generation (DG), and net metering are among the factors that will most significantly alter the electricity generation landscape in the coming years.

Final EPA Clean Power Plan seeks 32% CO2 cut by 2030

08/03/2015

The Obama administration said over the weekend that the revised Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Clean Power Plan will seek a 32% reduction of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by 2030.

GE wind turbines to power British Columbia’s largest wind farm

07/30/2015

GE today confirmed it will supply Pattern Development with 61 wind turbines for its 180-megawatt (MW) Meikle wind project, located approximately 20 miles north of Tumbler Ridge in the Peace Region of British Columbia. The project will combine 35 of GE’s 3.2-103 units with 26 of its 2.75-120 turbines, employing a mixture of technologies to improve annual energy production across the site.

Report presents case for Wyoming wind power to California

07/30/2015

California regulators could achieve savings in water use, electricity rates and greenhouse emissions by turning to Wyoming wind power to help offset the natural ups and downs of wind and solar power in their state, according to a University of Wyoming report released Monday.

Enphase Energy chosen as primary technology partner by Euro Energy Services

07/29/2015

Enphase Energy, Inc. has been chosen by Euro Energy Services, a major U.K. solar energy firm, as the primary inverter technology partner for its solar photovoltaics projects.

SCE to buy output from planned 132-MW wind energy project

07/29/2015

Iberdrola Renewables signed a 15-year contract to supply Southern California Edison (SCE) with output from a planned wind power project in California.

Portland General Electric reports Carty plant 60% complete

07/29/2015

Portland General Electric Co. (NYSE:POR) said July 28 that construction of the 440-MW Carty natural gas-fired Carty baseload power plant near Boardman, Ore., is 60% complete.

Agreement signed to develop energy storage solutions

07/28/2015

Ideal Power (Nasdaq: IPWR) signed an agreement that will allow KACO to sell its products under the KACO label, as well as allow KACO to use Ideal Power’s system to develop energy storage system solutions.

Baltimore Ravens greenlight onsite solar project

07/28/2015

Constellation, a retail energy supplier, and the Baltimore Ravens today announced an agreement to construct a 375-kilowatt solar generation project at the team’s headquarters and training facility in Owings Mills, Md.

Sale of Connecticut biomass power plant completed

07/28/2015

Greenleaf Power finalized the purchase of the Plainfield Renewable Energy Plant in Connecticut from Leidos Inc.

Corps of Engineers approves GGB bearings for hydropower turbines

07/28/2015

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has approved GGB Bearing Technology’s new HPMB™ filament-wound bearings for use in hydropower turbine wicket gates.

Duke Renewables unit buys solar power projects

07/28/2015

Duke Energy Renewables (NYSE: DUK) acquired the 20-MW Seville I and 30-MW Seville II Solar Power Projects in California from Kruger Energy.

SunPower acquires 1.5-GW of solar power projects

07/28/2015

SunPower (Nasdaq: SPWR) acquired 1.5-GW of U.S. solar power plant developments from Australia-based Infigen Energy.

Plan to build New England's largest wind farm moving forward

07/27/2015

A Texas company is pushing forward with an effort to build a massive wind power project in Aroostook County that would be the largest of its kind in New England.

E.ON Solar completes PV project in California

07/27/2015

E.ON Solar, a unit of E.ON SE, completed the 20-MW Alamo Solar project in California.

AWEA reports U.S. wind industry installed 1,661 MW in the second quarter

07/27/2015

The domestic wind industry in the United States installed 1,661 MW in the second quarter of this year, which represents a record for second quarter installations, the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) said in a July 22 report.

Construction begins on nation's first offshore wind farm

07/27/2015

Construction has begun off Rhode Island's coast on the nation's first offshore wind farm.

IMP begins construction on first solar facility

07/27/2015

American Electric Power’s (AEP) Indiana Michigan Power (IMP) will soon begin construction on the first of four solar energy facilities in northern Indiana.