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 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 EC approves funds for three renewable energy projects in France http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsec-approves-funds-for-three-renewable-energy-projects-in-france-5738851 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsec-approves-funds-for-three-renewable-energy-projects-in-france-5738851 The European Commission (EC) has selected three schemes under its state aid to provide fund for two solar and one hydropower energy projects in France. Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Genex Power wins new CEFC fund for first phase of 50MW solar farm in Australia http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsgenex-power-wins-new-cefc-fund-for-first-phase-of-50mw-solar-farm-in-australia-5739481 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsgenex-power-wins-new-cefc-fund-for-first-phase-of-50mw-solar-farm-in-australia-5739481 Australia-based Genex Power has secured a new investment in debt finance from Clean Energy Finance (CEFC) to develop the first phase of a 50MW solar farm at its Kidston Renewable Energy Hub near Townsville. Tue, 14 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT Gamesa selects Abengoas to provide metal structures for Atria solar project in India http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsgamesa-selects-abengoas-to-provide-metal-structures-for-atria-solar-project-in-india-5735119 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsgamesa-selects-abengoas-to-provide-metal-structures-for-atria-solar-project-in-india-5735119 Global technology solutions provider Abengoa has secured a deal from Gamesa to manufacture and supply steel structures for a solar photovoltaic project in India. Wed, 08 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments appoints E.ON to manage two wind farms http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newseon-to-manage-desris-two-wind-facilities-in-pacific-northwest-5733888 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newseon-to-manage-desris-two-wind-facilities-in-pacific-northwest-5733888 Global investor owned energy supplier E.ON Energy Services (EES) has been selected to provide site management and balance of plant services for two wind farms, owned by D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments (DESRI) in the Pacific Northwest region. Tue, 07 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT EnergyAustralia to buy electricity from Ross River Solar Farm http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsenergyaustralia-to-buy-electricity-from-ross-river-solar-farm-in-australia-5732548 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/newsenergyaustralia-to-buy-electricity-from-ross-river-solar-farm-in-australia-5732548 EnergyAustralia has entered into an agreement to buy electricity, which will be generated by Ross River Solar Farm in Queensland, Australia. Mon, 06 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT 8minutenergy to develop Springbok 3 solar farm in California, US http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/news8minutenergy-to-develop-springbok-3-solar-farm-in-california-us-5730711 http://www.renewable-technology.com/news/news8minutenergy-to-develop-springbok-3-solar-farm-in-california-us-5730711 US-based solar developer 8minutenergy Renewables has received approval on a power purchase agreement (PPA) to develop the Springbok 3 Solar Farm in Kern County, California. 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