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 Pattern Energy Group acquires 51% stake in 179MW Meikle wind facility for $68m http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newspattern-energy-group-acquires-51-stake-in-179mw-meikle-wind-facility-for-68m-5900066 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newspattern-energy-group-acquires-51-stake-in-179mw-meikle-wind-facility-for-68m-5900066 Pattern Energy Group Inc (Pattern Energy) has closed the purchase of a 51% stake in the 179 MW Meikle Wind facility from Pattern Energy Group LP (Pattern Development) for $68m. Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT JinkoSolar supplies 35.46MW of solar modules to PV project in Mexico http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsjinkosolar-supplies-3546mw-of-solar-modules-to-pv-project-in-mexico-5899020 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsjinkosolar-supplies-3546mw-of-solar-modules-to-pv-project-in-mexico-5899020 JinkoSolar Holding has delivered 35.46MW of solar modules to Gransolar, a renewable energy construction company, for a PV project in Mexico. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Canadian Solar sells 80% interest in Pirapora III project in Brazil to EDF EN do Brasil http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newscanadian-solar-sells-80-interest-in-pirapora-iii-project-in-brazil-to-edf-en-do-brasil-5899022 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newscanadian-solar-sells-80-interest-in-pirapora-iii-project-in-brazil-to-edf-en-do-brasil-5899022 Canadian Solar has sold 80% interest in 92.5MWp Pirapora III photovoltaic project in Brazil to EDF EN do Brasil, a subsidiary of EDF Energies Nouvelles. Wed, 09 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Goldwind Americas signs agreement to supply 60MW to One Energy Enterprises http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsgoldwind-americas-signs-agreement-to-supply-60mw-to-one-energy-enterprises-5899023 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsgoldwind-americas-signs-agreement-to-supply-60mw-to-one-energy-enterprises-5899023 Goldwind Americas, a completely-owned unit of Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology, has signed agreement to supply One Energy Enterprises with a total of 60MW of turbines for several wind energy projects. Mon, 07 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Southern Power acquires 148MW wind project in Texas http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssouthern-power-acquires-148mw-wind-project-in-texas-5898896 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssouthern-power-acquires-148mw-wind-project-in-texas-5898896 Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power has acquired 148MW (MW) Cactus Flats wind facility in Texas from Renewable Energy Systems Americas. (RES). Thu, 03 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT ABB to support integration of renewables in Germany http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsabb-to-support-integration-of-renewables-in-germany-5902106 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsabb-to-support-integration-of-renewables-in-germany-5902106 Swiss power and automation technology group ABB has secured a $30m order to supply and install grid stabilisation technology for improved integration of renewable energy in Germany. Thu, 03 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Dominion Energy acquires two solar facilities in North Carolina http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsdominion-energy-acquires-two-solar-facilities-in-north-carolina-5894220 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsdominion-energy-acquires-two-solar-facilities-in-north-carolina-5894220 Dominion Energy has purchased two 5MW (AC) solar generating facilities and also intends to acquire two more solar farms totaling 10MW (AC) in the third quarter from subsidiaries of North Carolina-based Strata Solar. Thu, 03 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Phoenix Solar JV to design new 39.5MW PV plant in Perth, Australia http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsphoenix-solar-jv-to-design-new-395mw-pv-plant-in-perth-australia-5894310 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsphoenix-solar-jv-to-design-new-395mw-pv-plant-in-perth-australia-5894310 Phoenix Solar AG’s Singapore based subsidiary Phoenix Solar Pte, in joint venture (JV) with WBHO, has secured a deal to design a new 39.5MWp photovoltaic (PV) power plant to be located near Perth, West Australia. Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT NASA seeks proposals for reliable solar power systems to operate on Mars http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsnasa-seeks-proposals-for-reliable-solar-power-systems-to-operate-on-mars-5894280 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsnasa-seeks-proposals-for-reliable-solar-power-systems-to-operate-on-mars-5894280 NASA has invited proposals from university students for reliable and cost-effective solar power systems that can operate both day and night on Mars. Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Jacobs wins roles for Australia’s 200MW wind farm http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsjacobs-wins-roles-for-australias-200mw-wind-farm-5880272 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsjacobs-wins-roles-for-australias-200mw-wind-farm-5880272 Jacobs Engineering Group is set to perform the project management and owners engineers’ roles for Powering Australian Renewables Fund’s (PARF) proposed 200MW wind farm located in Australia. Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Canadian Solar begins 52.5MWp of solar power plants in Japan http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newscanadian-solar-begins-525mwp-of-solar-power-plants-in-japan-5875415 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newscanadian-solar-begins-525mwp-of-solar-power-plants-in-japan-5875415 Solar PV modules producer Canadian Solar has started commercial operation of 52.5MWp of solar photovoltaic (PV) power plants in Japan. Tue, 18 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Aquila Capital to increase Midtfjellet wind farm capacity http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsaquila-capital-to-increase-midtfjellet-wind-farm-capacity-5874472 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsaquila-capital-to-increase-midtfjellet-wind-farm-capacity-5874472 Alternative investments solutions provider Aquila Capital is set to increase the installed capacity of its Midtfjellet wind farm in Norway by 40MW to a total of 150MW. Mon, 17 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT EDF Renewable Energy acquires two projects in US from First Solar http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsedf-renewable-energy-acquires-two-projects-in-us-from-first-solar-5872027 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsedf-renewable-energy-acquires-two-projects-in-us-from-first-solar-5872027 EDF Renewable Energy (EDF RE) has acquired the 179 megawatt AC (MWac) Switch Station 1 and Switch Station 2 Solar Projects in the US, from First Solar. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Dong Energy to provide green power to UK's Welsh Water http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsdong-energy-to-provide-green-power-to-uks-welsh-water-5869824 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsdong-energy-to-provide-green-power-to-uks-welsh-water-5869824 Denmark-based Dong Energy has secured a contract to supply green power to UK-based water services company Welsh Water under a five year contract. Wed, 12 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT EDF RE awards wind turbines contract to Vestas for Copenhagen power project http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsedf-re-orders-vestas-to-supply-wind-turbines-for-copenhagen-power-project-5864218 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsedf-re-orders-vestas-to-supply-wind-turbines-for-copenhagen-power-project-5864218 Vestas Wind Systems has received a new order from EDF Renewable Energy (EDF RE) to deliver V110-2.0MW wind turbines for the 80MW Copenhagen Wind Project in the US. Sun, 09 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Greenbacker acquires 10.5MW Fossil Gulch Wind Park in Idaho, US http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsgreenbacker-acquires-105mw-fossil-gulch-wind-park-in-idaho-us-5860945 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsgreenbacker-acquires-105mw-fossil-gulch-wind-park-in-idaho-us-5860945 US-based Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company, through a wholly-owned subsidiary, has acquired 10.5MW Fossil Gulch Wind Park in Hagerman, Idaho. Tue, 04 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Dominion Energy purchases Clarke County solar power facility in US http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsdominion-energy-purchases-clarke-county-solar-power-facility-in-us-5859889 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsdominion-energy-purchases-clarke-county-solar-power-facility-in-us-5859889 Dominion Energy has acquired the 10MW Clarke County solar power facility in Virginia from the project developer, an affiliate of US-based Hecate Energy. Mon, 03 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Dong Energy, Vattenfall cooperate for emergency power supply for wind projects http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsdong-energy-vattenfall-cooperate-for-emergency-power-supply-for-wind-projects-5858045 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsdong-energy-vattenfall-cooperate-for-emergency-power-supply-for-wind-projects-5858045 Dong Energy has collaborated with Vattenfall Vindkraft to initiate a common project to provide emergency power supply for Horns Rev 2 and Horns Rev 3 offshore wind farms in the North Sea in Denmark. Sun, 02 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Clarksville Light & Water and Scenic Hill Solar collaborate to develop new solar project in US http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsclarksville-light-water-and-scenic-hill-solar-collaborate-to-develop-new-solar-project-in-us-5859316 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsclarksville-light-water-and-scenic-hill-solar-collaborate-to-develop-new-solar-project-in-us-5859316 Clarksville Light & Water Company has partnered with Scenic Hill Solar to develop a solar power plant in Arkansas, US, that would supply electricity to a municipal utility. Thu, 29 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT GE Energy raises largest solar energy fund for solar projects in Japan http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsge-energy-raises-largest-solar-energy-fund-for-solar-projects-in-japan-5856977 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsge-energy-raises-largest-solar-energy-fund-for-solar-projects-in-japan-5856977 GE Energy Financial Services (GE EFS) has raised the largest solar energy fund in Japan to invest in the country’s solar power projects. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT