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Energy Absolute’s Hanuman Wind Farm in Thailand secures ADB funding

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will be investing Thai baht 3 billion ($98.7 million) in Energy Absolute’s first green bonds to help finance the latter’s 260MW Hanuman Wind Farm, which has been operating since May 2019 in Chaiyaphum Province, Thailand. The investment will help Thailand towards achieving its renewable energy objectives and its continued efforts […]

Vineyard Wind offshore wind project in US

The 800MW Vineyard Wind offshore project, offshore Massachusetts, is set to become the first large-scale offshore wind farm in the US, as the country opens up its waters for wind power generation. Business-News-Today brings you a detailed profile of the Vineyard Wind offshore wind project here. Vineyard Wind offshore project owners The project is being […]

New York selects 1.7GW projects in state’s maiden offshore wind solicitation

New York has chosen two large-scale offshore wind projects, which can power one million homes with clean energy, in the state’s maiden tender. The two wind farms with a total electricity generating capacity of 1.7GW are said to the single largest renewable energy procurement by any US state in history. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo […]

Texas’ Lockett wind farm sees start of commercial operations

The 184MW Lockett Wind farm in Wilbarger, Texas, has kicked off its commercial operations, the project developer Lincoln Clean Energy has announced. Annual renewable power generated by the wind farm will be in excess of 700,000MWh, which will be sufficient to meet the electricity needs of 70,000 U.S. homes. With Lockett Wind farm coming online,  […]

Aurora wind project to supply 90MW power to clothing retail company Gap

Clothing retail company Gap has signed an agreement to buy power from the Enel Green Power’s 299MW Aurora wind project in North Dakota, US, as per wind industry news. Under a 12-year power purchase agreement (PPA), Gap will buy a 90MW portion of the power generated by the Aurora wind farm, which is currently under […]

GE Renewable Energy secures turbine order for 158MW wind farms in Turkey

Wind industry news : GE Renewable Energy has won a contract from Türkerler and RT Enerji to supply turbines for five Turkish wind farms in Turkey. Under the contract, the company will supply 49 GE’s 3MW turbines for the five Kirazli, Meryem, Sile, Pamukova and Mahmut Sevket wind farms. With a total capacity of 158MW, […]

Rocky Forge Wind farm : Virginia govt signs PPA with Apex Clean Energy

Apex Clean Energy has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with Virginia state to sell the power generated by its 75MW Rocky Forge Wind farm in Botetourt County as per the latest US wind industry news. The announcement in this regard was made by Virginia Governor Ralph Northam. The Rocky Forge Wind farm is set […]

Hornsea 1 offshore wind farm : Last turbine of North Sea wind project installed

Danish energy company Ørsted said that the last turbine has been installed at the 1.2GW Hornsea 1 offshore wind farm in the UK North Sea. The Hornsea 1 offshore wind project features a total of 174 wind turbines delivered by Siemens Gamesa, each having a capacity of 7MW. The offshore UK wind farm can power […]

innogy’s 1.4GW Sofia offshore wind farm prevails in UK’s CfD auction 2019

German energy company innogy said that its 1.4GW Sofia offshore wind farm won the UK’s Contracts for Difference (CfD) third-round auction (CfD auction 2019) and contract from the UK Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS). The CfD strategy supports new renewable energy projects in the UK by providing them with a fixed strike […]

Formosa 1 offshore wind farm : Jan De Nul wraps up installation of foundations for phase 2

Jan De Nul Group has wrapped up the installation of all the 20 foundations for the second phase of the 120MW Formosa 1 offshore wind farm off the coast of Taiwan. The Formosa 1 offshore wind project is owned by Formosa I Wind Power, a partnership between Orsted (35%), Macquarie Capital (25%), JERA (32.5%), and […]

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