Tags: wind power

E.ON announces start of construction on South Texas wind farm

E.ON announced Peyton Creek Wind farm, a 151 megawatt (MW) project, located in Matagorda County, Texas, is under construction and it expects to commission the project before the end of 2019. “Peyton Creek will be our 24th wind project in North America and construction, along with our long-term operation of this project, will deliver clean, low-cost energy to South […]

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Private firms, NGOs appeals political parties to include renewable energy in manifestos

A total of 160 private companies and NGOs on Monday made an appeal to all political parties to include decentralised renewable energy solutions in their manifestos for the general elections. The appeal was signed by Panasonic India, Barefoot Power, CSIR-NEERI, Observer Research Foundation, Prayas Energy Group and several others. The appeal was sent on behalf […]

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L&FS Group to receive first set of bids under asset monetization

Cash-strapped IL&FS Group will receive first set of bids under asset monetization process on Monday as part of resolution process, according to sources. The company’s board will later consider bids for Rs 8,000 crore renewable energy business that was put on the block in November 2018, the sources said. This will be the first set […]

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Siemens acquires KACO’s string inverter business

Siemens has announced acquisition of the string inverter business of the KACO new energy GmbH for an undisclosed sum. The project development and EPC activities are not part of the acquisition. The closing of the transaction is expected in the first half of 2019. KACO new energy, headquartered in Neckarsulm, Germany, is active in more […]

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UK wants offshore wind power to provide one third of the country’s electricity by 2030

Britain wants offshore wind farms to provide one third of the country’s electricity by 2030, the government announced Thursday, at a time when its nuclear energy ambitions are stumbling. Working with the private sector to take advantage of the island nation’s surrounding waters to power homes and businesses with increasing amounts of renewable energy, the […]

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ReNew Power raises USD 375 million via green bonds

Clean energy firm ReNew Power on Thursday said it has concluded a green bond issue of $375 million, which would be used for capital expenditure on green projects and refinancing external commercial borrowings. The five-year non-call two notes were offered at a yield of 6.67 per cent per annum, a company statement said. The bond […]

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Top Wind Energy Tender News-01- 03072019: project size, last date and more

Why to waste your time on finding different tender reports and news on different portals and miss out important stories of the Industry. To help you find tender reports we have decided to bring all tender related reports under Top Wind Energy Tender News and Top Solar Energy Tender News segments. Here is the first […]

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Investment in off-grid energy sector surpassed $500 million in 2018: Wood Mackenzie

Total annual investment in the off-grid energy access sector surpassed $500 million in 2018, according to a new report from Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables and Energy 4 Impact. ‘Strategic investments in off-grid energy access: Scaling the utility of the future for the last mile‘ highlights the rapid acceleration in investment across the energy access sector. […]

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Google uses AI to predict wind energy output

In collaboration with its Britain-based Artificial Intelligence (AI) subsidiary DeepMind, Google has developed a system to predict wind power output 36 hours ahead of actual generation. Google said that these type of predictions can boost the value of wind energy and can strengthen the business case for wind power and drive further adoption of carbon-free […]

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Machine learning can boost the value of wind energy

Carbon-free technologies like renewable energy help combat climate change, but many of them have not reached their full potential. Consider wind power: over the past decade, wind farms have become an important source of carbon-free electricity as the cost of turbines has plummeted and adoption has surged. However, the variable nature of wind itself makes […]

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