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  • Largest Federal Wind Farm to Be Built by Siemens

    The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) has awarded a contract to Siemens Government Technologies, Inc. (Siemens) to construct the federal government’s largest wind farm. The Pantex wind farm is expected to save an average of $2.9 million annually over the 20-year contract term. The installation will consist of five 2.3 megawatt turbines located on 1,500 acres of ...

  • Iberdrola Renovables commissions first wind farm in Hungary

    IBERDROLA RENOVABLES has begun to commission its first wind farm in Hungary, the Kisigmand facility located in the Komarom-Esztergom province in the north of the country. The site will boast an installed capacity of 50 MW. The facility, which is equipped with 25 Gamesa G90 wind turbines with 2 MW of output each, will enable the company to spearhead the development of wind farms in Hungary, an ...


    By Iberdrola

  • Here Enterprises' Wind Farm Located in World Capital of Wind Energy Generation

    Here Enterprises, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HRTE), a growing developer of clean energy, is proud to announce that its Floresville, Texas wind farm is now in the wind farm capital of the world thanks to the completion of the world's largest wind farm earlier this year. The state of Texas is also the U.S. leader in wind energy generation. "The fact that the world's largest wind farm chose Texas as its ...


    By Marketwire

  • GE’s Wind PowerUp* to Increase Power Output at Five European Wind Farms

    First Customized Software-enabled Platform PowerUp Services to be Installed in Germany and Romania PowerUp Services to Enhance Installed Base, Provide Up To Five Percent Higher Annual Energy Production (AEP) Today, GE (NYSE: GE) announced European wind farm operators ENERTRAG AG and Monsson Group have selected GE’s ...


    By General Electric

  • Iberdrola climaxes stellar year with net profit of €2,353.7m

    The international growth strategy initiated by IBERDROLA at the end of 2006 began to bear fruit in 2007. The Group is the world’s 4th largest electricity group with a market capitalization of nearly €51.3 billion, and has secured a privileged position in the Atlantic Area. With the integration of ScottishPower, which consolidated accounts from April 23 last year, and investments of more than €25 ...


    By Iberdrola

  • Iberdrola Renovables starts up three wind farms in the USA

    Iberdrola Renovables has brought three new wind farms on stream in the U.S. with a combined capacity of 168.5 megawatts (MW), thus boosting its growth and advancing its strategic goals in this market. The three are Providence Heights in Bureau County (Illinois), with 72 MW coming from 36 Gamesa model G87 2 MW nameplate capacity wind turbines, Winnebago I in Winnebago County (Iowa), with 10 ...


    By Iberdrola

  • Knockaneden wind farm makes third annual award to the local community

    Knockaneden wind farm, constructed and operated by Mainstream Renewable Power, has awarded €9,000 to local community initiatives in the third year of its annual community fund awards. The wind farm which is located in the townland of Knockaneden, Co. Kerry will enter its fourth year of operation in 2016. This year 25 local organisations and initiatives received funding including care groups, ...


    By Mainstream Renewable Power

  • Meteo-Logic Offers Accurate Localized Weather Forecasts for Wind Farms

    Meteo-Logic, an innovative provider of custom-made accurate weather forecasting, launched today a new service specifically designed to provide the wind farm energy industry with highly accurate localized weather forecasts. Meteo-Logic offers detailed weather parameters and tools required for making ...


    By Meteo-Logic Ltd.

  • Duke Energy and Sumitomo Secure Financing for Kansas Wind Farms

     Duke Energy Renewables and Sumitomo Corp. of America (the U.S. subsidiary of Sumitomo Corp.) announced today the companies have finalized their 50-50 ownership arrangement for two Kansas wind farms and secured approximately $353 million in financing for construction and operating costs. (Logo:  ...


    By Duke Energy

  • Duke Energy and Sumitomo to Jointly Own Kansas Wind Farms

      CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sumitomo Corp. of America (SCOA), part of Tokyo-based Sumitomo Corp., will become a 50-50 equity partner in two large-scale wind farms Duke Energy Renewables is building in Kansas, the companies announced today. SCOA is buying a 50 ...


    By Duke Energy

  • Duke Energy and Sumitomo Complete First Kansas Wind Farm

     Duke Energy Renewables and Sumitomo Corp. of America (the U.S. subsidiary of Sumitomo Corp.) announced today the completion of the first of the joint venture partners' two Kansas wind farms – the Cimarron II Windpower Project in Gray County. Kansas City Power & Light purchases all of the ...


    By Duke Energy

  • Duke Energy Chooses Siemens Turbines to Build Kansas Wind Farm

    Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) will use 73 Siemens wind turbines, each capable of generating 2.3 megawatts of emission-free electricity, to build its first wind farm in Kansas.Duke Energy Renewables, a commercial business unit of Duke Energy, will build, own and operate ...


    By Duke Energy

  • Duke Energy, Sumitomo to dedicate second Kansas wind farm

     Duke Energy Renewables and Sumitomo Corp. of America, part of Tokyo-based Sumitomo Corp., announced today the completion of the second of the joint venture partners' two Kansaswind farms – the Ironwood Windpower Project in Ford County. Topeka-based Westar Energy purchases all of the zero-emission ...


    By Duke Energy

  • China Wind Farm Operators 2012 Deep Research Report

    2012 Deep Research Report on China Wind Farm Operators is a professional and depth research report on China Wind Farm Operation industry. In this report we focus on China domestic market and make comprehensive and objective reflection of China's current status of wind farm operation. We also make a forecast of China Wind power market. At first, we make an introduction of the background knowledge ...


  • Wind Works Power Corp. Signs Contract With REpower Systems for the Construction of Ontario Wind Farms Totaling 30 MW

    Wind Works Power Corp. (OTCQB: WWPW)(FRANKFURT: R5E1)(WKN: A0RPM2) is pleased to announce it has signed a contract with REpower Systems AG for the delivery, installation and maintenance of 15 REpower MM92 type turbines in a special cold climate version for three wind farms totaling 30 megawatts (MW) of installed power. The wind farms, named "Whispering Woods" (10 MW) and "Ganaraska" (20 MW), ...


    By Marketwire

  • Gamesa ends 2007 with sales growth of 36% and net profit of €220 million

    Gamesa ends 2007 with sales growth of 36% and net profit of €220 million - Turnover grew by 36% while EBITDA reached €468 million, 14% higher than the figure for 2006. - The wind generator manufacturing unit entered into agreements with leading customers in the wind power market for a contract portfolio of over 8,000 MW, equivalent to Gamesa’s production capacity for the next two years. - The ...


    By Gamesa

  • We’ve got the power: GE-powered wind farms can increase output by up to 5 percent

    Five Percent Incremental Power Delivers up to 20 Percent More Profit per Turbine for Wind Operators Using GE’s 1.5-77 Turbine Before-and-after Wind Farm Power Output Analysis Validates Performance Improvement Continuous PowerUp Platform Available for Incremental Power Output Increases Today, GE (NYSE: GE) announced ...


    By General Electric

  • Gamesa to install its turbine output-boosting programme, Energy Thrust, at 54 Iberdrola wind farms (1,602 MW)

    The company developed Energy Thrust to increase production across its 660-kW, 850-kW and 2.0-MW platforms by up to 5%. This upgrade will be installed at 54 Iberdrola wind farms in Spain, Portugal, Italy, Hungary, Romania, Greece and Cyprus. Gamesa, a global technology leader in wind energy, has reached an agreement with Iberdrola for the installation of its Energy Thrust software, ...


    By Gamesa

  • Greensburg, Kansas` third anniversary of devastating tornado begins with green dedication of the Greensburg wind farm

    On Friday, April 30, 2010 residents of Greensburg, Kansas will witness a milestone in the town's recovery and its effort to become 'the greenest town in America.' Greensburg Mayor Bob Dixon will accept a plaque on the steps of the newly rebuilt City Hall, officially recognizing the environmental benefits from the Greensburg Wind Farm and recognizing the thousands of business and individual ...

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