Cleantechnology Business Review Archive

18 Apr 2015

Alstom begins construction of new hydro facility in Bilbao, Spain

Alstom, a manufacturer of hydroelectric energy equipment, has begun the construction on its new industrial centre in Bilbao, Spain. This new site will replace the current facility located in Valle de Trápaga (Vizcaya). CTBR – News
17 Apr 2015

SunPower to partner with Apple to build solar projects in China

SunPower is planning to partner with Apple to construct 40MW solar power projects in ABA Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefectures, Sichuan Province of the Peoples Republic of China. CTBR – News
17 Apr 2015

Southern Company unit buys 32MW solar project in California

Southern Company subsidiary, Southern Power has announced the acquisition of a controlling interest in the 32MW Lost Hills-Blackwell Solar Facility in California from First Solar. CTBR – News
17 Apr 2015

European Commission approves state aid for 20 offshore wind farms in Germany

The European Commission has approved state aid for the construction of 20 offshore wind projects in Germany whose total investment costs account to €29.3bn. CTBR – News
17 Apr 2015

Siemens secures wind turbine order for Grand Bend Wind project in Canada

German multinational conglomerate Siemens has secured an order for the supply, installation and commissioning of 40 SWT-3.2-113 direct drive wind turbines in Ontario, Canada. CTBR – News
16 Apr 2015

Nepal gives approval to CTGI to build 750MW hydropower project

The investment board of Nepal has given its permission to China Three Gorges International to build a 750MW hydropower project on the West Seti River in Doti district, which is in the north western part of the
16 Apr 2015

Entergy seeks approval for solar facility in Arkansas, US

Entergy Arkansas is seeking approval for a photovoltaic solar energy generating facility in Grand Prairie, Arkansas County, in the US state of Arkansas. CTBR – News
16 Apr 2015

Solar Power to develop 80MW PV projects in UK and Japan

Solar Power has secured rights to develop around 80MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) projects in the UK and Japan. CTBR – News
16 Apr 2015

Marubeni, EDF unit to invest in 146MW solar power facility in Chile

Japanese firm Marubeni has signed an agreement with EDF Energies Nouvelles, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Électricité de France (EDF), to jointly invest in a 146MW solar power plant in Chile. CTBR – News
16 Apr 2015

Saft, Enercon to deliver Europe’s first Li-ion battery system to support wind farm

Manufacturer of industrial batteries Saft, has partnered with wind turbine and energy converter ENERCON to deliver an energy storage system (ESS) project for SEV, which is the power distributor in the Faroe Islands. CTBR – News