New News information at Renewable Technology New and updated information from News listed on www.renewable-technology.com http://www.renewable-technology.com/ en-us http://www.renewable-technology.com/ New News information at Renewable Technology http://www.renewable-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Neoen selects QOS Energy’s O&M management platform to monitor wind farm in Australia http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsneoen-selects-qos-energys-om-management-platform-to-monitor-315mw-hornsdale-wind-farm-in-australia-5786443 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsneoen-selects-qos-energys-om-management-platform-to-monitor-315mw-hornsdale-wind-farm-in-australia-5786443 Neoen, a renewable project developer and owner, has selected QOS Energy’s O&M management platform to track the performance of the 315 MW Hornsdale wind project, which will be amongst the largest wind farms in Australia once it is fully commissioned. … Wed, 12 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT ERM Power signs two LGC offtake agreements with Nexif Energy http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newserm-power-nexif-energy-sign-new-deal-for-212mw-lincoln-gap-wind-farm-in-australia-5786434 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newserm-power-nexif-energy-sign-new-deal-for-212mw-lincoln-gap-wind-farm-in-australia-5786434 ERM Power has signed two Large-scale Generation Certificate (LGC) offtake agreements with Nexif Energy, which will support the development of the 212MW Lincoln Gap Wind Farm in South Australia. Wed, 12 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Duke Energy's first microgrid project operational on Schneider Electric Boston One Campus http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsduke-energy-renewables-complete-first-microgrid-project-for-schneider-electric-5782277 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsduke-energy-renewables-complete-first-microgrid-project-for-schneider-electric-5782277 Duke Energy Renewables has announced that its first microgrid project has gone operational on the Schneider Electric Boston One Campus, located in Andover, Massachusetts, US. Thu, 06 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Viridor selects CNIM and Clugston Construction to build £252m energy recovery facility in UK http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsviridor-selects-cnim-and-clugston-construction-to-build-252m-energy-recovery-facility-in-uk-5781585 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsviridor-selects-cnim-and-clugston-construction-to-build-252m-energy-recovery-facility-in-uk-5781585 UK-based recycling and renewable energy farm Viridor has contracted CNIM and Clugston Construction to build a new £252m energy recovery facility (ERF) in Avonmouth, situated in the outskirts of Bristol. Thu, 06 Apr 2017 23:00:00 GMT Burns & McDonnell completes Big Bend Solar Project for Tampa Electric in Florida http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsburns-mcdonnell-complete-big-bend-solar-project-for-tampa-electric-in-florida-5776418 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsburns-mcdonnell-complete-big-bend-solar-project-for-tampa-electric-in-florida-5776418 Burns & McDonnell has achieved completion requirements necessary for commercial operation of the Big Bend Solar project in Tampa, Florida. Thu, 30 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT Statkraft closes PPA with French wind farm Eole Source de la Sensée Hamelincourt http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsstatkraft-closes-ppa-with-french-wind-farm-eole-source-de-la-sense-hamelincourt-5779007 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsstatkraft-closes-ppa-with-french-wind-farm-eole-source-de-la-sense-hamelincourt-5779007 Statkraft has closed its first power purchase agreement (PPA) under the new French support mechanism for renewable energies. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT Good Energy allies with Dong Energy to supply wind energy to customers http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsgood-energy-allies-with-dong-energy-to-supply-wind-energy-to-customers-5770109 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsgood-energy-allies-with-dong-energy-to-supply-wind-energy-to-customers-5770109 Good Energy has formed a partnership with the Danish group Dong Energy that will enable it to source offshore wind power for the first time to its customers. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Salka to develop Summit Wind Project in San Francisco Bay area http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssalka-sign-deal-to-develop-summit-wind-project-in-san-francisco-bay-area-5769133 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssalka-sign-deal-to-develop-summit-wind-project-in-san-francisco-bay-area-5769133 Renewable energy company Salka has signed a purchase and sale agreement with private investment firm Castlelake for an in-development wind farm in the east San Francisco Bay Area at California. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Siemens to supply nine wind turbines to EDF Luminus http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssiemens-to-supply-nine-wind-turbines-to-edf-luminus-5768019 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssiemens-to-supply-nine-wind-turbines-to-edf-luminus-5768019 Siemens Wind Power has received an order for nine wind turbines from EDF Luminus for its two projects in the Belgian municipalities of Dessel and Mol as well as in Beveren. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Siemens Wind Power and Gamesa merger gets clearance in Europe http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssiemens-wind-power-and-gamesa-merger-gets-antitrust-clearance-5763324 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssiemens-wind-power-and-gamesa-merger-gets-antitrust-clearance-5763324 Siemens Wind Power business's merger with Gamesa has secured unconditional clearance from the European competition authorities. Wed, 15 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Energia Renewables commissions 95MW wind firm in Ireland http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsenergia-renewables-commissions-new-95mw-wind-firm-in-ireland-5759167 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsenergia-renewables-commissions-new-95mw-wind-firm-in-ireland-5759167 Energia Renewables has commissioned its new 95MW Meenadreen wind firm situated in Donegal, Ireland. Thu, 09 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT GE signs MoU to develop YEKA wind project in Turkey http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsge-to-develop-and-operate-yeka-wind-project-in-turkey-5763683 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsge-to-develop-and-operate-yeka-wind-project-in-turkey-5763683 General Electric (GE), Borusan EnBW Enerji, Fina Enerji and Özgül Holding have signed memorandum of understanding to collaborate on the installation, operation and financing of a joint wind farm as part of the YEKA, the largest wind project in Turkey… Wed, 08 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT SolarReserve wins environmental approval to build 450MW solar facility in Chile http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssolarreserve-wins-environmental-approval-to-build-450mw-solar-facility-in-chile-5757206 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssolarreserve-wins-environmental-approval-to-build-450mw-solar-facility-in-chile-5757206 Gloabl solar power projects developer SolarReserve has secured environmental clearance from the Chilean government to develop a new 450MW solar facility in the country’s Tarapacá region. Tue, 07 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT 3sun Group to pre-assemble 56 turbines towers for £1.5bn Galloper Offshore Wind Farm http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/news3sun-group-and-siemens-to-pre-assemble-56-turbine-5754964 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/news3sun-group-and-siemens-to-pre-assemble-56-turbine-5754964 UK-based wind turbine developer 3sun Group has won a contract with Siemens to pre-assemble 56 wind turbine towers for the £1.5bn Galloper Offshore Wind Farm in the country. Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT World Bank approves $480m for Argentina’s renewable energy sector http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsworld-bank-supports-argentinas-renewable-energy-sector-with-480m-investment-5753936 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsworld-bank-supports-argentinas-renewable-energy-sector-with-480m-investment-5753936 World Bank has approved a $480m guarantee to promote private investment in the Argentinean renewable energy sector. Thu, 02 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Siemens, SkySpecs to deploy automated drone technology for wind turbine inspections http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssiemens-skyspecs-to-deploy-automated-drone-technology-for-wind-turbine-inspections-5754159 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssiemens-skyspecs-to-deploy-automated-drone-technology-for-wind-turbine-inspections-5754159 German company Siemens and SkySpecs in the US have joined forces to deploy automated drone technology for onshore and offshore wind turbine inspections. Tue, 28 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT AES Distributed Energy commissions solar facility in Georgia, US http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsaes-distributed-energy-commissions-largest-solar-array-in-us-5747709 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsaes-distributed-energy-commissions-largest-solar-array-in-us-5747709 US-based AES subsidiary, AES Distributed Energy (AES DE) has commissioned its largest photovoltaic (PV) solar project in Rincon, Georgia. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Affordable Solar to build 30MW solar project for Facebook in US http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsaffordable-solar-to-build-30mw-solar-project-for-facebook-in-us-5747812 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsaffordable-solar-to-build-30mw-solar-project-for-facebook-in-us-5747812 US-based Affordable Solar has won a contract from PNM to develop a 30MW photovoltaic solar project for Facebook’s new data centre in Los Lunas, New Mexico. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Madison Gas and Electric to build 66MW wind farm in Iowa http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsmge-proposes-to-develop-66mw-saratoga-wind-farm-in-us-5747779 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsmge-proposes-to-develop-66mw-saratoga-wind-farm-in-us-5747779 Madison Gas and Electric (MGE) has plans to build a 66MW wind farm at Saratoga in Howard County, Iowa. Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Japan’s JERA to acquire 10% stake in ReNew Power for $2bn http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsjapans-jera-to-acquire-10-stake-in-renew-power-for-2bn-5741385 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsjapans-jera-to-acquire-10-stake-in-renew-power-for-2bn-5741385 JERA, a joint venture between Japan’s Tokyo Electric Power and Chubu Electric Power, has agreed to purchase 10% stake in India’s ReNew Power for $2bn. Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT