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 Sterling and Wilson to develop 1177MWp solar plant in Abu Dhabi, UAE http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssterling-and-wilson-to-develop-1177mwp-solar-plant-in-abu-dhabi-uae-5849649 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssterling-and-wilson-to-develop-1177mwp-solar-plant-in-abu-dhabi-uae-5849649 Sterling and Wilson has secured a contract to provide turnkey engineering procurement and construction services for a new 1177MWp solar PV plant to be located in Sweihan, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE). Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Scottish Government grants planning approval for 30MW West Islay tidal energy park http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsscottish-government-grants-planning-approval-for-30mw-west-islay-tidal-energy-park-5849644 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsscottish-government-grants-planning-approval-for-30mw-west-islay-tidal-energy-park-5849644 The Government of Scotland has granted planning consent for a tidal energy park to be situated off the south-west coast of Islay. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Niagara Region Wind Farm opened in Ontario, Canada http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsniagara-region-wind-farm-officially-opened-in-ontario-canada-5846091 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsniagara-region-wind-farm-officially-opened-in-ontario-canada-5846091 Boralex, along with Enercon and Six Nations of the Grand River Development, has inaugurated the Niagara Region Wind Farm (NRWF) in Ontario, Canada. Thu, 15 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Trianel Erneuerbare Energien commissions two wind parks in Bavaria, Germany http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newstrianel-erneuerbare-energien-commissions-two-wind-parks-in-bavaria-germany-5849334 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newstrianel-erneuerbare-energien-commissions-two-wind-parks-in-bavaria-germany-5849334 Trianel Erneuerbare Energien (TEE) has commissioned two new wind parks with a total capacity of 34MW, in Bavaria, Germany. Mon, 12 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Finland’s Soletair demo plant uses CO2 to produce renewable fuel http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsfinlands-soletair-demo-plant-uses-co2-to-produce-renewable-fuel-5848161 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsfinlands-soletair-demo-plant-uses-co2-to-produce-renewable-fuel-5848161 The Soletair demo plant, jointly developed by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT), has produced renewable fuels and chemicals from carbon dioxide (CO2) captured from the air. Mon, 12 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT groSolar commissions AEP OnSite Partners’ solar farm in Jacksonville, US http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsgrosolar-commissions-aep-onsite-partners-solar-farm-in-jacksonville-us-5843114 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsgrosolar-commissions-aep-onsite-partners-solar-farm-in-jacksonville-us-5843114 EDF Renewable Energy’s wholly-owned subsidiary groSolar has commissioned a new solar farm, owned by AEP OnSite Partners, in Jacksonville, Florida, US. Tue, 06 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Enel Green Power buys Amec Foster Wheeler Power http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsenel-green-power-buys-amec-foster-wheeler-power-5843021 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsenel-green-power-buys-amec-foster-wheeler-power-5843021 Enel Group’s renewable energies division Enel Green Power (EGP) has acquired Amec Foster Wheeler Power from Amec Foster Wheeler Italiana for €21m. Mon, 05 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Consortium appointed to develop offshore wind technical standards in China http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsworld-bank-appoints-consortium-to-support-offshore-wind-technical-standard-developments-in-china-5836285 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsworld-bank-appoints-consortium-to-support-offshore-wind-technical-standard-developments-in-china-5836285 A consortium of DNV GL, the China Renewable Energy Engineering Institute (CREEI) and the East China Investigation and Design Institute (ECIDI) has been selected to support the development of three new offshore wind technical standards in China. Sun, 04 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Siemens Gamesa secures contract for EnBW Albatros offshore wind project in Germany http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssiemens-gamesa-secures-contract-for-enbw-albatros-offshore-wind-project-in-germany-5834469 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssiemens-gamesa-secures-contract-for-enbw-albatros-offshore-wind-project-in-germany-5834469 Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has been awarded a contract by EnBW for the installation of a 112-MW EnBW Albatros project in Germany. Thu, 01 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Vestas to provide six turbines for Serveone’s wind farm in South Korea http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsvestas-to-provide-six-turbines-for-serveones-wind-farm-in-south-korea-5832009 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsvestas-to-provide-six-turbines-for-serveones-wind-farm-in-south-korea-5832009 Vestas has secured a deal to supply six of its V126-3.45MW turbines at Serveone’s wind power farm situated on Jaeun Island in Jeonnam province, South Korea. Thu, 01 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Fotowatio starts construction of two new solar PV plants in Jordan http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsfotowatio-starts-construction-of-two-new-solar-pv-plants-in-jordan-5831104 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsfotowatio-starts-construction-of-two-new-solar-pv-plants-in-jordan-5831104 Spain's Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV), a subsidiary of Saudi-based Abdul Latif Jameel Energy, has started construction of two new solar PV plants, Mafraq I and Mafraq II, in Jordan. Wed, 31 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT SunPower starts construction of new solar PV system at Vandenberg Air Force Base in US http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssunpower-starts-construction-of-new-solar-pv-system-at-vandenberg-air-force-base-in-us-5827140 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssunpower-starts-construction-of-new-solar-pv-system-at-vandenberg-air-force-base-in-us-5827140 US-based SunPower has commenced construction of a new solar photovoltaic (PV) system at Vandenberg Air Force Base near Lompoc, California. Tue, 23 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Limoneira, Tesla commission new power project to reduce electricity costs http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newslimoneira-and-tesla-commissions-new-power-project-to-reduce-electricity-costs-5821698 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newslimoneira-and-tesla-commissions-new-power-project-to-reduce-electricity-costs-5821698 US-based company Limoneira, in collaboration with Tesla, has commissioned a new project to reduce energy demand during peak hours. Mon, 22 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Duke Energy inaugurates solar power plant at NSA Crane, US http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsduke-energy-inaugurates-solar-power-plant-at-nsa-crane-us-5820886 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsduke-energy-inaugurates-solar-power-plant-at-nsa-crane-us-5820886 Duke Energy, in collaboration with the Department of the Navy (DON) and the Naval Support Activity (NSA) Crane, has inaugurated the 17MW solar power plant. Sat, 20 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Georgia Power to develop 139MW solar facility http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsgeorgia-power-to-develop-139mw-solar-facility-5818650 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsgeorgia-power-to-develop-139mw-solar-facility-5818650 Georgia Power has secured approval from the Georgia Public Service Commission (PSC) to build a new 139 megawatt (MW) solar facility adjacent to Robins Air Force Base (AFB) in Warner Robins, Georgia. Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Southern Power starts operation of Lamesa Solar Facility in Texas http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssouthern-power-starts-operation-of-lamesa-solar-facility-in-texas-5817131 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssouthern-power-starts-operation-of-lamesa-solar-facility-in-texas-5817131 Southern Power has started the commercial operation of the Lamesa Solar Facility located in Dawson County, Texas, US. Tue, 16 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Canadian Solar acquires stake in eNow http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newscanadian-solar-acquires-stake-in-enow-5815268 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newscanadian-solar-acquires-stake-in-enow-5815268 Canadian Solar has acquired a minority equity interest in US-based solar-based energy management solutions provider eNow. Sun, 14 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Maryland approves two offshore wind projects http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsmaryland-approves-two-offshore-wind-projects-5813206 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsmaryland-approves-two-offshore-wind-projects-5813206 Maryland Public Service Commission has conditionally awarded offshore wind renewable energy credits (ORECs) to two projects to be developed by US Wind and Skipjack Offshore Energy off the coast of Maryland. Thu, 11 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Entergy, NextEra Energy start construction on Arkansas solar project http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsentergy-nextera-energy-start-construction-on-arkansas-solar-project-5812031 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsentergy-nextera-energy-start-construction-on-arkansas-solar-project-5812031 NextEra Energy Resources and Entergy Arkansas have started construction on a new solar energy project in Arkansas - the Stuttgart Solar Energy Center. Wed, 10 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT ET Energy builds 26 solar projects in UK http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newset-energy-builds-26-solar-projects-in-uk-5809064 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newset-energy-builds-26-solar-projects-in-uk-5809064 Clean energy developer ET Energy has built six solar power projects in the UK on behalf of funds managed by Octopus Energy Investments. Mon, 08 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT