Push to low carbon economy key in $750M UK wind play: Enbridge
The Calgary-based energy giant will own just under 25% of the 400 megawatt development with partner E.ON.
Renewable energy shows record growth in power sector
135 gigawatts of capacity added from wind, solar, hydropower, but few gains are being made in heating and transport.
US, California modify area for renewable energy plants
Regulators will initially focus on fast-tracking about 10 million acres of federal land.
Samsung, Pattern sign 20-year PPA for 100 MW Belle River wind project
Lakeshore, Ont.-based wind farm will power up to 35,000 homes.
Enbridge increases stakes in two Quebec wind projects for $225M
Lac Alfred and Massif du Sud projects generate enough electricity to power more than 100,000 homes.
Boralex acquires 14 MW wind power project in France
Deal includes a 15-year power sales contract with EDF France
Quebec forms task force to boost wind energy industry
CanWEA says wind now contributes $500 million to Quebec’s GDP annually.
Innergex signs 20-year power deal for 150 MW wind project
Mesgi’g Ugju’s’n will produce 515,000 MWh to power more than 30,000 Quebec households.
Spanish wind turbine manufacturer to close Pittsburgh plant, cut 62 jobs
Layoffs at the plant east of Pittsburgh started in 2009 when 141 workers lost their jobs.
Former energy secretary: Canada, US need more cooperation on renewables
Steven Chu says there needs to be collaboration on hydroelectric, wind energy and transmission infrastructure.
Finavera Wind sells two wind projects for $28M
Pattern Energy acquires acquires Tumble Ridge, Meikle wind projects, with option to acquire two more.
Linamar Q2 profit and sales are up
An increase of 6.6% over results from a year ago.
Ontario Liberals slapped with $1-billion lawsuits over wind farms
SouthPoint Wind has filed the suit after its offshore wind project applications were cancelled by the provincial government.
Linamar eyes growth outside of North America
Linamar is focusing more on markets outside of North America, although CEO Linda Hasenfratz says the Detroit automakers will continue to be important customers.
Windstream signs turbine deal with Siemens
The Windstream Wolfe Island Shoals offshore wind project comes closer to fruition with new wind turbine agreement