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 EDF Renewable Energy to supply 200MW of wind energy to Google http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsedf-renewable-energy-to-supply-200mw-of-wind-energy-to-google-5993982 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsedf-renewable-energy-to-supply-200mw-of-wind-energy-to-google-5993982 EDF Renewable Energy (EDF RE) has signed an agreement to supply 200MW of wind energy produced from the new Glaciers Edge Wind Project in Iowa to Google, a subsidiary company of Alphabet. Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT Vestas, Fortum Energy sign first order of binding framework agreement http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsvestas-fortum-energy-sign-first-order-of-binding-framework-agreement-5987160 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsvestas-fortum-energy-sign-first-order-of-binding-framework-agreement-5987160 Vestas and OOO Fortum Energy have signed the first order of a framework agreement, following the successful participation in wind energy auction in Russia. Mon, 27 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT BayWa r.e. divests remaining UK solar farms to Greencoat Solar II LP http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsbaywa-re-divests-remaining-uk-solar-farms-to-greencoat-capital-5991729 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsbaywa-re-divests-remaining-uk-solar-farms-to-greencoat-capital-5991729 Germany-based renewable energy developer BayWa r.e. has sold its remaining portfolio of UK solar farms, totalling 75MW, to Greencoat Solar II LP, which is managed by Greencoat Capital. Mon, 27 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT Sky Solar acquires 24MW solar projects in Chile http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssky-solar-acquires-24mw-solar-projects-in-chile-5998498 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssky-solar-acquires-24mw-solar-projects-in-chile-5998498 Hong Kong-based Sky Solar Holdings has acquired a 24MW portfolio of 'Small Generator' solar projects developed by Italian smart energy company Renergetica. Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT Wärtsilä and MPC open smart power generation plant in Oman http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newswrtsil-and-mpc-open-smart-power-generation-plant-in-oman-5998520 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newswrtsil-and-mpc-open-smart-power-generation-plant-in-oman-5998520 Finland-based technology firm Wärtsilä and Musandam Power Company (MPC) have opened the Musandam Independent Power Project (IPP) power plant in northern Oman. Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT Genex gets ARENA funding for Kidston solar and pumped hydro project http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsgenex-gets-arena-funding-for-kidston-solar-and-pumped-hydro-project-5983328 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsgenex-gets-arena-funding-for-kidston-solar-and-pumped-hydro-project-5983328 Genex Power, an Australian company focused on generation and storage of renewable energy, has received funding of up to A$5m ($3.7m) from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) for the company's Kidston Stage 2 project in North Queensland. Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT ARENA to fund Horizon Power’s distributed energy systems trial http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsarena-to-fund-horizon-powers-distributed-energy-systems-trial-5981390 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsarena-to-fund-horizon-powers-distributed-energy-systems-trial-5981390 The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has revealed its intention to fund a pilot project developed by Horizon Power to test distributed energy systems in Carnarvon, Western Australia. Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT ESB to spearhead renewable energy projects from new Glasgow office http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsesb-to-spearhead-renewable-energy-projects-from-new-glasgow-office-5983066 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsesb-to-spearhead-renewable-energy-projects-from-new-glasgow-office-5983066 Ireland-based Electricity Supply Board (ESB) has opened a new office in Glasgow to spearhead further development of renewable energy projects in Scotland. Wed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT Vattenfall creates new unit to mange electricity networks in UK http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsvattenfall-creates-new-unit-to-mange-electricity-networks-in-uk-5967176 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsvattenfall-creates-new-unit-to-mange-electricity-networks-in-uk-5967176 Swedish energy group Vattenfall has established a new unit to own and operate electricity networks across the UK. Wed, 08 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT BIRD Energy to fund five new joint Israel-US clean energy projects http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsbird-energy-to-fund-five-new-joint-israel-us-clean-energy-projects-5967164 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsbird-energy-to-fund-five-new-joint-israel-us-clean-energy-projects-5967164 The Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Energy programme has revealed that it is set to invest $4.8m in five new clean energy projects in the fields of hydrogen/storage, transportation, biofuels and energy efficiency. Mon, 06 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT Capital Dynamic’s CEI team acquires two onshore wind farms in UK http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newscapital-dynamics-cei-team-acquires-two-onshore-wind-farms-in-uk-5964752 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newscapital-dynamics-cei-team-acquires-two-onshore-wind-farms-in-uk-5964752 Global asset managing firm Capital Dynamics Clean Energy Infrastructure (CEI) team has acquired and initiated commercial operations of two UK onshore wind farms, which are said to be the last to receive the UK Renewables Obligation subsidy. Mon, 06 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT Siemens Gamesa to deliver 780MW of wind turbines for five projects in US http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssiemens-gamesa-to-deliver-780mw-of-wind-turbines-for-five-projects-in-us-5969886 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssiemens-gamesa-to-deliver-780mw-of-wind-turbines-for-five-projects-in-us-5969886 Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has secured a deal to supply 310 different types of wind turbines for five onshore wind projects in the US. Thu, 02 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT Comtec Malaysia, Sunway sign MoU to develop solar battery system http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newscomtec-malaysia-sunway-sign-mou-to-develop-solar-battery-system-5961470 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newscomtec-malaysia-sunway-sign-mou-to-develop-solar-battery-system-5961470 Malaysia-based Comtec Solar International has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Sunway PFM to jointly collaborate on the development of a solar battery system. Mon, 23 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Total Solar in partnership with Groupe Carré secures 70 solar projects http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newstotal-solar-in-partnership-with-groupe-carr-secures-70-solar-projects-5947359 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newstotal-solar-in-partnership-with-groupe-carr-secures-70-solar-projects-5947359 Total Solar, an affiliate of French oil and gas company Total, in partnership with the Groupe Carré, has secured 70 projects totaling more than 32MW. Sun, 15 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT SunPower completes installation of 8.79MW solar system at Toyota Motor North America http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssunpower-completes-installation-of-879mw-solar-system-at-toyota-motor-north-america-5947243 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssunpower-completes-installation-of-879mw-solar-system-at-toyota-motor-north-america-5947243 SunPower has completed installation of a Texas-sized, 8.79MW solar system spanning across four parking garages at Toyota Motor North America's new 100-acre headquarters in Plano, Texas. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT RAI Energy International acquires interest in 70MW solar project in Florida http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsrai-energy-international-acquires-interest-in-70mw-solar-project-in-florida-5945652 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsrai-energy-international-acquires-interest-in-70mw-solar-project-in-florida-5945652 RAI Energy International, a renewable energy development company, has acquired an ownership interest in a 70MW solar farm from Hamilton Energy Resource Opportunities (HERO). Tue, 10 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT CDPQ, CKD IM acquire 80% renewable assets of Enel Green Power in Mexico http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newscdpq-ckd-im-acquire-80-renewable-assets-of-enel-green-power-in-mexico-5945664 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newscdpq-ckd-im-acquire-80-renewable-assets-of-enel-green-power-in-mexico-5945664 La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ), an institutional investor, and CKD Infraestructura México (CKD IM), a consortium of Mexican institutional investors, have acquired 80% of a portfolio of eight wind and solar assets owned by Enel Green… Sun, 08 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT SunPower collaborates with True Green Capital Management to fund $140m solar projects http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssunpower-collaborates-with-true-green-capital-management-to-fund-140m-solar-projects-5943724 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newssunpower-collaborates-with-true-green-capital-management-to-fund-140m-solar-projects-5943724 SunPower has collaborated with True Green Capital Management (TGC), a privately owned, specialised energy infrastructure asset management firm, to set up a $140m portfolio of assets totaling around 50MW of SunPower solar energy systems. Thu, 05 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Alliant Energy to build new wind farm in Iowa http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsalliant-energy-to-build-new-wind-farm-in-iowa-5938677 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsalliant-energy-to-build-new-wind-farm-in-iowa-5938677 Alliant Energy's Iowa energy company has finalised an agreement with Apex Clean Energy to construct Upland Prairie Wind Farm in 2018. Thu, 28 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Transelec acquires switchyard interconnecting 100MW El Pelicano Solar Project in Chile http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newstranselec-acquires-switchyard-interconnecting-100mw-el-pelicano-solar-project-in-chile-5934519 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newstranselec-acquires-switchyard-interconnecting-100mw-el-pelicano-solar-project-in-chile-5934519 Transelec has acquired a switchyard that interconnects the 100MW El Pelicano Solar Project with the Integrated Central System (SIC) of Chile, from SunPower. Tue, 26 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT