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Texas company cancels Alabama wind power project

August 21, 2014 A Texas company is giving up plans to generate electricity with wind turbines along a ridge in no...

Siemens wins wind turbine order for Dudgeon offshore wind power plant

August 21, 2014

The combined value including a five-year-service contract is about $862 million

DOE: U.S. is second in wind power capacity

August 19, 2014 The U.S. ranks second in installed wind power capacity in the world, according to two reports rel...

Siemens wins wind turbine, service order for offshore wind farm

August 15, 2014 The 72 offshore wind turbines of the type SWT-4.0-130 for Sandbank offshore wind power plant will...

Wyoming wind energy project gets regulator nod

August 14, 2014 A wind farm that could become the largest wind energy project in the U.S. has received approval f...

Argentina's Invap to build wind turbines in Neuquen

August 13, 2014

Under the agreement, both parties expect to have the project operational within 90 days

ABB to supply cable for U.K. offshore wind farm extension

August 13, 2014 $30 million order for high-voltage AC cable system will help integrate more wind power and suppor...

Iberdrola kicks off 66 MW Mexican wind energy project

August 13, 2014 The $120 million wind farm will have 33 wind turbines of 2 MW each, and will supply renewable ene...

U.S. installs more than 61 GW of wind energy

August 5, 2014 The U.S. has started construction on more than 14,000 MW of wind energy and has more than 61,000 ...

Defense bill requires study on Maryland wind farm

August 1, 2014

The measure now goes to the full Senate for a vote, which has not yet been scheduled

Brazil reserve energy auction heavy with solar, wind power

July 30, 2014

Eight biogas-fired thermoelectric plants have also been included in the auction 

Activists protest proposed utility fee in Utah

July 28, 2014

To date, customers pay a monthly $5 fee that is set to climb to $6 in September

Navigant: Wind power will deliver more than 7 percent of world’s electricity by 2018

July 22, 2014 Headwinds in several key markets, including the United States and Spain, slowed growth in the glo...

NextEra Energy Partners completes Bluewater Wind Energy Center

July 22, 2014 The Bluewater Wind Energy Center in Huron County, Ontario, has begun commercial operation, NextEr...

Cemig, Renova sign 676-MW Bahia wind deal

July 21, 2014 Brazilian power conglomerate Cemig has secured a 50 percent stake from local renewable ...