Wind developers upbeat about Alberta despite end of auctions
Still interest in buying green power because of its low cost, low emissions.
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.
Pattern Energy acquires Amazon wind farm in Indiana
Grows portfolio to 16 wind projects with a total owned capacity of 2,112 megawatts.
Pattern secures PPA for 147 MW Quebec wind project
Project is expected to power up to 27,000 Québec homes annually.
China gets its wind (power) up
Capacity jumps to record high with move to renewable energy.
Boralex acquires 24 MW Quebec wind project
The yet-to-be constructed project is covered by a 20-year power sales contract with Hydro Quebec.
Boeing to power Washington 737 factory with renewables
Will purchase more wind power credits and continue to use hydropower.
SunEdison, TerraForm buy wind firm First Wind for $2.4B
Based on impact of acquisition, SunEdison raised its 2015 installation guidance to a range of 2.1 to 2.3 gigawatts.
China must transform coal based economy to meet climate targets
Has pledged to halt greenhouse gas emissions growth by 2030 or earlier if possible.
Wind turbine noise not linked to perceived health effects: Health Canada study
Study does find relationship between increasing levels of wind turbine noise and residents’ annoyance.
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
Siemens secures order for K2 wind power project
The 270-megawatt project will be the largest wind farm in Ontario, producing clean power for 100,000 homes.
Apple increasing its reliance on renewable energy
Almost half of the electronics-giant’s stores and data centres are powered by renewable energy.