Cleantechnology Business Review Archive

1 Aug 2014

Statkraft to sell 49% stake in UK onshore wind power portfolio

Norwegian state owned electricity firm Statkraft has agreed to sell a 49% interest in its UK onshore wind power portfolio to Gingko Tree Investment. CTBR – News
1 Aug 2014

Centrica, DONG Energy scrap Irish Sea offshore wind development plans

Centrica and DONG Energy have jointly decided to stop wind farms development in the Irish Sea Zone through their joint venture (JV), Celtic Array. CTBR – News
31 Jul 2014

Ontario to offer contracts for renewable energy projects

The Ontario Power Authority (OPA) in Canada has agreed to offer contracts to 500 small renewable energy projects, totaling 123.5MW. CTBR – News
31 Jul 2014

Greater Auch methanization unit opened in France

The Greater Auch methanization unit and biogas production plant has been opened in France. CTBR – News
31 Jul 2014

SPCG, Kyocera complete 257MW solar power project in Thailand

SPCG Public Company and Kyocera have completed a 257MW solar power project in Thailand. CTBR – News
31 Jul 2014

SunPower starts construction on 135MW Quinto solar project in US

SunPower has started construction on the 135MW Quinto solar project in Merced County, California, US. CTBR – News
30 Jul 2014

German onshore wind power market surges in H1 2014

The onshore wind power market in Germany saw a 66% increase in the first half of 2014 with 1,723MW of new capacity bringing the total to 35,389MW by the end of June, according to data from two
30 Jul 2014

Policy group urges FTC to investigate misleading green claims on biomass

Massachusetts-based Partnership for Policy Integrity (PFPI) has urged the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to investigate advertising claims by biomass power companies that the energy generated from their plants is environmentally friendly and green. CTBR – News
30 Jul 2014

Iberdrola starts turbine installation at 202MW Baffin wind farm in Texas

Spanish energy firm Iberdrola has started turbine installation work at the 202MW Baffin wind farm in Texas, US. CTBR – News
30 Jul 2014

SolarReserve signs contract for 20MW solar power project in El Salvador

US-based developer of utility-scale solar power projects SolarReserve has signed a supply contract for its 20MW Acajutla photovoltaic (PV) power project in El Salvador. CTBR – News