Wind Archive

22 Nov 2014

If You’re A Wind Lover, This App Is For You

One of our readers, Francesco Paraggio, has gone and developed a cool wind farm locator app. It’s quite simple, but a lot of fun (if you’re a wind energy nerd like me, at least) and actually has a
20 Nov 2014

Fred. Olsen to develop installation strategy for Lake Erie offshore wind project in Ohio

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier has joined the Lake Erie Energy Development Corporation’s (LEEDCo) team to help develop an installation strategy for the proposed 18MW offshore wind demonstration project in Ohio state waters. CTBR – News
20 Nov 2014

Gamesa wins two new wind turbine supply contracts in China

Spain-based Gamesa has secured two wind turbine supply contracts in China totaling 112MW. CTBR – News
19 Nov 2014

KKR and Temporis Capital to invest in Scotland wind farm project

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR) and Temporis Capital are providing £8m in funding for the Srondoire community wind farm in Argyll and Bute, Scotland. CTBR – News
19 Nov 2014

IKEA acquires 165MW Cameron wind farm in Texas from Apex Clean Energy

Swedish furniture firm IKEA has acquired a 165MW wind farm in Cameron County, Texas, US from Apex Clean Energy. CTBR – News
18 Nov 2014

SunEdison and TerraForm Power to buy First Wind for $2.4bn

SunEdison and TerraForm Power have agreed to acquire the US-based renewable energy firm First Wind for about $ 2.4bn. CTBR – News
17 Nov 2014

Vestas wins 200MW wind turbine contract in Minnesota, US

Vestas has secured a contract to supply turbines for the 200MW Odell wind farm project in Minnesota, US. CTBR – News
17 Nov 2014

Enel Green Power signs loan agreement to finance Dominica I wind farm in Mexico

Italian renewable energy firm Enel Green Power has signed a $ 104m loan agreement to finance its Dominica I wind farm in Mexico. CTBR – News
15 Nov 2014

Vestas secures 52MW wind turbine contract in China

Denmark-based Vestas has secured a contract to supply turbines for the 52MW second phase of the Bayinzile wind farm in China. CTBR – News
13 Nov 2014

Isle of Man selects preferred partners for offshore wind farm and tidal power schemes

The Isle of Man Government has selected preferred partners to develop a wind farm and tidal power schemes within the 12-mile limit of its territorial sea. CTBR – News