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Vestas to supply 21 wind turbines in Poland

Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas will be supplying 21 turbines to a wind power project in the Polish province of Radziejów. Vestas has received a firm and unconditional order from Italy-based wind energy operator ERG Renew for 21 V90-2.0 MW turbines to be installed at a wind power project in the province of Radziejów in Kujawsko-Pomorskie. The wind turbines are expected to be delivered in the second quarter of 2015, with commissioning slated to be complet...

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EDF EN Canada sells 12.5 percent ownership stake in Lac-Alfred wind project

EDF EN Canada Inc. has sold 12.5 percent of their ownership stake in the 300 megawatt Lac-Alfred Wind Project in Quebec to the MRCs of La Matapédia and La Mitis. EDF EN Canada, which is a subsidiary of EDF Energy Nouvelles, became a co-owner of the Lac-Alfred Project along with Enbridge Inc. in November 2011. The Lac-Alfred Wind project was officially dedicated in September 2013. It generates enough clean energy to meet the needs of 70,000 Quebec homes...

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Iberdrola to develop 69 MW wind farm in Scotland

Spanish electric utility company Iberdrola, through its subsidiary ScottishPower Renewables, will be developing a 69 megawatt wind farm in South Ayrshire, Scotland. Iberdrola’s subsidiary has received consent from the Scottish Government to install 23 wind turbines at the Dersallock Hill in the South Ayrshire, which will have a nominal generation capacity of up to 69 MW. The planning and application for the project was submitted back in April 2005, with early...

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Iberdrola begins construction of 66 MW wind farm in Mexico

Spanish electric utility company Iberdrola has started construction work on a 66 megawatt wind farm in Mexico. Pier II, which will be Iberdrola’sfourth renewable facility in the country, will be equipped with 33 Gamesa G97 wind turbines that are rated at 2 MW each. The wind farm will be located in the state of Puebla in the south of the country, which is considered one of the windiest regions of Mexico. Upon completion, the wind farm will be able to supply renewable...

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Vestas, EP Global Energy partner for donor-funded wind farm in Jordan

Wind turbine manufacturer Vestas and private energy asset developer EP Global Energy have partnered to develop a donor-funded wind farm in Jordan. Due to the influx of refugees, brought about by the ongoing conflict in Syria, Jordan is having a hard time meeting their energy needs. The new wind farm, which is expected to be completed in 2015, will provide local communities with a clean source of power.The project is part of a memorandum of understanding signed...

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G.E. investing in three wind power projects in India

General Electric is investing in three wind farms with a combined capacity of 126 megawatts in India. G.E. unit G.E. Energy Financial Services is investing equity into wind farm projects that Atria Power has under construction in Andhra Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh. In addition, G.E. will be providing its G.E. 1.6-87.5 wind turbines to the projects and will service the turbines under an operations and maintenance agreement. The turbines that G.E. will provide...

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EDF purchases wind farm to provide clean power to Microsoft

A 175 megawatt-wind farm 60 miles southwest of the city of Chicago in Illinois has been purchased by EDF Renewable Energy. The Pilot Hill Wind Project will be providing power to computing giant Microsoft Corporation under the terms of a 20-year power purchase agreement. The power produced will be used at Microsoft’s Chicago area data center. “The Pilot Hill Wind Project is important to Microsoft because it helps solidify our commitment to...

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G.E., SSE bringing 94 MW wind project to Scotland

General Electric will be supplying 33 wind turbines for a project near Inverness, Scotland. G.E. will supply SSE Renewables with their G.E. 2.85-100 wind turbines for the Dunmaglass Wind Farm. The 94-megawatt project is located on Dunmaglass Estate, near Loch Mhor in the Monadhliath Mountains. The project was acquired by SSE from the Renewable Energy Systems Group in May 2013. According to G.E., turbines for the project are specifically...

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Iberdrola, Gamesa to build wind farm in Honduras

Spanish electric utility company Iberdrola and Spanish wind turbine manufacturer Gamesa have entered into an agreement with Grupo Terra to build a 50 megawatt wind farm in Honduras. The 50 MW wind power facility will be located in the municipality of San Marcos de Colon, situated 140 kilometers south of the Honduran capital Tegucigalpa, close to the border with Nicaragua. The San Marcos wind farm will meet the electricity needs of around 100,000 Honduras homes,...

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Senvion installs its first turbines in Nordsee Ost offshore wind farm

Suzlon Group’s wholly owned subsidiary Senvion SE has installed the first turbines for the offshore wind farm Nordsee Ost in Germany. The Nordsee Ost offshore wind farm, located approximately 35 kilometers north of the island of Heligoland, is equipped with a total of 48 6.2M126 turbines, that is each rated at 6.15 megawatts – enough power to supply around 4,000 households with energy. Upon its completion in spring of 2015, the Nordsee Ost offshore wind farm...

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