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Moapa JV targets 250MW PV farm

Moapa JV targets 250MW PV farm

Press Releases   •   Aug 13, 2013 14:07 SGT

The Moapa Band of Paiutes in southern Nevada has entered into a joint venture that aims to develop and deploy up to 1.5GW of clean energy, with the first project to be a 250MW solar PV-natural gas hybrid.

Iowa oks MidAmerican 1.05GW plan

Iowa oks MidAmerican 1.05GW plan

Press Releases   •   Aug 12, 2013 15:07 SGT

Regulators in Iowa have approved a plan by MidAmerican Energy Company, part of billionaire Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate, to develop up to 1.05GW of additional wind generation capacity in the state through 2015.

Cemig pours $621m into Renova

Cemig pours $621m into Renova

Press Releases   •   Aug 09, 2013 09:02 SGT

Fast-growing Brazilian renewables developer Renova Energia has announced that one of its indirect controllers, the giant utility Cemig, has agreed to pour R$1.41bn ($621m) of fresh capital into the company.

GE, First Solar form partnership

GE, First Solar form partnership

Press Releases   •   Aug 06, 2013 14:38 SGT

General Electric has taken an equity interest in First Solar as part of a technology partnership deal through which the largest US solar panel producer acquires GE’s global cadmium telluride (CdTe) solar intellectual property portfolio.

MRP boss hails Marubeni link

MRP boss hails Marubeni link

Press Releases   •   Aug 05, 2013 09:03 SGT

Marubeni’s new relationship with Mainstream Renewable Power will see the Japanese trading house buying equity stakes in many of the projects coming out of the Irish developer’s pipeline in the years ahead.

Suzlon claims steps to 'normality'

Suzlon claims steps to 'normality'

Press Releases   •   Aug 02, 2013 07:37 SGT

Troubled Indian wind group Suzlon claimed it is on the road back to “normalisation” after the first quarter of its 2014 financial year.

BrightSource seals pacts in China

BrightSource seals pacts in China

Press Releases   •   Aug 01, 2013 18:27 SGT

Concentrating solar power specialist BrightSource Energy has signed two memorandums of understanding (MOUs) in China that will lead to that nation’s first commercial-scale project and potential collaboration in global markets.

Deepwater wins US offshore leases

Deepwater wins US offshore leases

Press Releases   •   Jul 31, 2013 16:24 SGT

Deepwater Wind submitted a $3.83m winning bid in the first US commercial offshore wind energy competitive lease auction for two parcels in an area in federal waters facing Rhode Island and Massachusetts.

Diplomacy helped Korea poly – IHS

Diplomacy helped Korea poly – IHS

Press Releases   •   Jul 30, 2013 07:43 SGT

South Korean polysilicon suppliers face much weaker anti-dumping duties in China than their US rivals because of successful diplomatic overtures made last month by President Park Geun-hye, claims market researcher IHS.

EU-China solar spat breakthrough

EU-China solar spat breakthrough

Press Releases   •   Jul 29, 2013 01:23 SGT

The European Commission reached an agreement with China over the weekend that will avoid anti-dumping tariffs on Chinese PV kit.

ANALYSIS: Cheap Brazilian wind

ANALYSIS: Cheap Brazilian wind

Press Releases   •   Jul 25, 2013 08:01 SGT

Wind energy prices in Brazil have plummeted by over 100% in the last three years, putting the country’s sector at the cutting edge in terms of establishing wind’s competitiveness with other power sources.

Siemens in 228MW Wales win

Siemens in 228MW Wales win

Press Releases   •   Jul 24, 2013 06:07 SGT

Siemens Wind has won the contract to supply turbines totalling 229MW to Vattenfall’s Pen Y Cymoedd onshore wind farm in Wales.

GDF, EDPR aim for France offshore

GDF, EDPR aim for France offshore

Press Releases   •   Jul 23, 2013 01:42 SGT

Having come away empty-handed in France’s first offshore wind tender, GDF Suez says it will bid again in France's upcoming round – this time with wind giant EDP Renewables at its side.

Hareon eyes Taiwan cell factory

Hareon eyes Taiwan cell factory

Press Releases   •   Jul 22, 2013 05:23 SGT

China’s Hareon Solar is looking into building a 300MW cell factory in Taiwan with local polysilicon maker Mascotte Holdings, as the global PV trade war continues reshaping the industry’s logistical landscape.

GE turbine deliveries slide in Q2

GE turbine deliveries slide in Q2

Press Releases   •   Jul 19, 2013 14:18 SGT

General Electric shipped 351 wind turbines in the second quarter, versus 726 a year earlier, a result of softness in the United States, its main market, company executives said Friday on a conference call.

US Senate approves new EPA chief

US Senate approves new EPA chief

Press Releases   •   Jul 18, 2013 15:59 SGT

The US Senate on Thursday voted 59-40 to confirm Gina McCarthy to head the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the cabinet-level official that President Barack Obama now expects to carry out his climate agenda.

UK sees 18GW offshore in 2030

UK sees 18GW offshore in 2030

Press Releases   •   Jul 17, 2013 07:06 SGT

The UK would have just 18GW of offshore wind in place by 2030 under a “central” scenario used by government in formulating its evolving Electricity Market Reform (EMR) package, it was revealed today.

No quick end to trade row – EPIA

No quick end to trade row – EPIA

Press Releases   •   Jul 16, 2013 04:56 SGT

The odds of the EU and China reaching an imminent resolution to their ongoing solar trade spat are poor, says Reinhold Buttgereit, secretary general of the Brussels-based European Photovoltaic Industries Association (EPIA) trade group.

Georgia Power to add 525MW solar

Georgia Power to add 525MW solar

Press Releases   •   Jul 15, 2013 13:47 SGT

Georgia Power is “pleased” with an agreement stipulated by state regulators that requires it to add 525MW of solar capacity to its generation mix by 2016, a spokesman tells Recharge.

New pain for Spanish renewables

New pain for Spanish renewables

Press Releases   •   Jul 12, 2013 08:51 SGT

Spain’s renewable energy industry faces more pain after its government announced new measures designed to close the country’s tariff deficit.

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