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2011-06-15 08:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pattern Energy Group LP (Pattern) today announced it has begun construction on the Spring Valley Wind project. The project is located on public lands in northern Spring Valley, approximately 30 miles east of Ely, Nevada, and will be the state's first wind energy project. The 150 megawatt (MW) Spring Valley Wind project will take approximately one year to build and will create approximately 225 jobs during construction, with a preference given...

2011-06-07 06:00:00

SAN ANTONIO, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Here Enterprises Inc. (Pink Sheets: HRTE), a growing developer of clean wind energy, is pleased to announce the Company is advancing toward production at its Cycle Ranch wind project in Floresville, Texas. Here Enterprises has installed wind turbines and is set to complete electrical work required to connect the facility to the power grid this month. Here Enterprises is working to contribute to the nation's wind power industry which, according to...

2011-05-24 09:00:00

ANAHEIM, Calif., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) will use 73 Siemens wind turbines, each capable of generating 2.3 megawatts of emission-free electricity, to build its first wind farm in Kansas. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040414/DUKEENERGYLOGO ) Duke Energy Renewables, a commercial business unit of Duke Energy, will build, own and operate the 168-megawatt (MW) Ironwood Windpower Project in Ford County - approximately 150 miles west of Wichita....

2011-05-23 15:10:00

ORLANDO, Fla. and ANAHEIM, Calif., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With a continued strategic focus on providing increased efficiency to its wind power customers, Siemens Energy today announced plans for implementation of new wind service warehousing operations in Woodward, Oklahoma. Construction of two facilities will begin this month and is expected to be completed by the end of 2011. With a total of 64,000 square feet, the combined main component, tooling and spare parts facilities will...

2011-05-23 09:14:00

ANAHEIM, Calif., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Coal mined from West Virginia's mountains has powered this country for decades, and now Second Wind's wind data collection solutions are helping former and active coal mining sites find second energy-producing lives as homes for wind farms and other renewable energy facilities. Marshall University's Center for Environmental, Geotechnical and Applied Sciences (CEGAS) is using Second Wind Triton® Sonic Wind Profiler and...

2011-05-20 07:38:00

WORCESTER, Mass., May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mass Megawatts Wind Power, Inc. (OTC: MMMW) plans to incorporate a method of reducing demand charges with commercial wind power systems. In high wind locations with high electric prices, the rate of return can be improved by reducing the payment requirement of large electric users for the right to have energy capacity available at all times even if the electric users do not use the capacity. In other news, Mass Megawatts Wind Power plans to...

2011-05-17 07:00:00

VANCOUVER, May 17 /PRNewswire/ - Finavera Wind Energy Inc. ('Finavera Wind Energy' or the 'Company') (TSXV: FVR) is pleased to announce it has signed interconnection agreements with British Columbia Hydro for the Company's 77 megawatt ("MW") Wildmare and 47 MW Tumbler Ridge Wind Energy Projects. Finavera and BC Hydro have signed a Standard Generator Interconnection Agreement ("SGIA") for the Tumbler Ridge Wind Energy Project and an Early Engineering and Procurement Agreement ("EEPA")...

2011-05-10 06:30:00

SAN ANTONIO, Texas, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Here Enterprises, Inc. (Pink Sheets: HRTE), a growing developer of clean wind energy, is moving forward with its objective of generating profitable and clean wind energy at its Cycle Ranch project in Floresville, Texas. Having erected high performance wind turbines at Cycle Ranch, Here Enterprises filed the Customer-Owned Distributed Generation Renewable Energy Service Application with the local utility, Floresville Electric Light &...

2011-05-05 10:56:00

ORLANDO, Fla., May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Using a greener, more reliable and cost-effective method of transportation, Siemens transported 22 wind turbine nacelles and hubs by rail from its new wind turbine nacelle assembly facility in Hutchinson, Kansas, yesterday. Shipping the 87-metric-ton nacelles by train has significant efficiency and environmental benefits, including an up to 80 percent carbon footprint reduction compared to truck transportation over long distances. (Photo:...

2011-05-03 08:00:00

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. and SOMERVILLE, Mass., May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Wind Energy (Apex) and Second Wind have announced the commencement of a multi-month wind farm optimization (WFO) campaign using two Triton advanced SoDAR systems at a utility scale wind project under development by Apex. This WFO represents the first case of multiple mobile ground-based wind measurement instruments being deployed simultaneously to verify several project sub-sectors and enhance pre-construction...


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