Power Archive

22 May 2015

Southern Power acquires 103MW solar plant in Georgia, US

Southern Power, a subsidiary of Southern Company, has acquired a 103MW solar energy plant in the US state of Georgia from Community Energy. CTBR – News
21 May 2015

Mitsubishi, Kyushu Electric to study geothermal power potential in Kumamoto, Japan

Mitsubishi and Kyushu Electric Power have received authorization to go ahead with the investigation of establishing a geothermal power facility in Minamiaso Village, Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan. CTBR – News
19 May 2015

Pattern Energy acquires two wind power projects in US

Pattern Energy has acquired two operational wind power projects in the US from Wind Capital Group, which have a power generation capacity of 351MW. CTBR – News
18 May 2015

BMW BOD Member: Next-Gen Power eDrive PHEV Could Allow 80% Of Commuter’s Trips To Be All-Electric

Originally published on EV Obsession. One of the members of BMW AG’s Board of Development, Klaus Fröhlich, recently made some interesting comments at the Vienna Motor Symposium concerning the intention behind the company’s creation of the next-generation
18 May 2015

Azure Power Commissions India’s Largest Solar Project

One of India’s leading solar power project developers has commissioned a big project under the National Solar Mission. The 100 MW solar PV project was allocated to Azure Power through the phase 2 batch 1 auction of the
18 May 2015

Minnesota Power gets approval for Great Northern transmission line

The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (MPUC) has approved Minnesota Power’s request for a certificate of need for the 500kV Great Northern transmission line, which is expected to cost between $ 560m and $ 710m. CTBR – News
16 May 2015

EnergySage CEO Talks About Solar Power & Partnering With New York

EnergySage is an online solar power platform that is designed to help consumers learn more about solar and get estimates for solar power systems. CEO Vikram Aggarwal generously answered some questions this week for this interview with
15 May 2015

Azure Power commissions 100MW solar power plant in Rajasthan, India

Azure Power has commissioned a 100MW solar power plant in the Indian state of Rajasthan. CTBR – News
14 May 2015

India’s NTPC Awards 250 MW For Ultra Mega Solar Power Project Tender

A tender issued late last year by India’s largest power generators for allocation of project development rights has seen fruition. NTPC Limited has issued a tender for the development of 250 MW solar PV power capacity late
14 May 2015

United PV acquires 930MW of solar power projects in China

United Photovoltaics Group (United PV) has acquired 930MW of solar installed capacity in China from Hareon Solar Technology for about RMB8.8bn ($ 1.42bn). CTBR – News