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IPPToday #20: San Diego launches RFP for 500-MW hydro storage facility

IPPToday #20: San Diego launches RFP for 500-MW hydro storage facility

🕔Jul 20, 2017

The San Diego County Water Authority has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for a potential 500-megawatt pumped storage project at the San Vicente Reservoir site that could lessen upward pressure on water rates and also increase opportunities for renewable energy penetration throughout the region by leveraging existing infrastructure at San Vicente Reservoir.

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8minutenergy and Capital Dynamics acquire Mount Signal 3 Solar Project

8minutenergy and Capital Dynamics acquire Mount Signal 3 Solar Project

🕔Jul 20, 2017

8minutenergy Renewables and global private asset manager Capital Dynamics, have announced the acquisition and development of the 328 MW Mount Signal 3 (MS3) solar photovoltaic (PV) project in California.

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Solar Alliance to buy EPC firm Aries Solar

Solar Alliance to buy EPC firm Aries Solar

🕔Jul 19, 2017

Solar Alliance Energy has announced it will acquire Aries Solar, a company which offers installation services for solar energy solutions, from Thompson Machinery Commerce Corporation.

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EDF Renewable Energy acquires 179-MW solar projects from First Solar

EDF Renewable Energy acquires 179-MW solar projects from First Solar

🕔Jul 19, 2017

EDF Renewable Energy has announced the acquisition of the 179 MW Switch Station 1 and Switch Station 2 Solar Projects from First Solar.

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Dominion Energy acquires 10 MW solar farm from Hecate Energy

Dominion Energy acquires 10 MW solar farm from Hecate Energy

🕔Jul 18, 2017

Dominion Energy announced that it has acquired Clarke County Solar, a 10 MW solar power facility in Clarke County from an affiliate of Chicago-based Hecate Energy, LLC.

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Maryland cooperative signs 27.5-MW solar PPA with Origis Energy

Maryland cooperative signs 27.5-MW solar PPA with Origis Energy

🕔Jul 17, 2017

Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative (SMECO) and Origis Energy USA have announced they have entered into a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) to develop the new Ripley Solar 27.5 MW facility to be constructed on Ripley Road in La Plata, Maryland.

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John Laing makes second US renewables purchase

John Laing makes second US renewables purchase

🕔Jul 14, 2017

John Laing Group, the international originator, active investor and manager of infrastructure projects, has announced its first investment in the renewable energy sector in the state of Texas and its second wind farm investment in the US.

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Cypress Creek Renewables Launches Portfolio of Battery Projects

Cypress Creek Renewables Launches Portfolio of Battery Projects

🕔Jul 14, 2017

Cypress Creek Renewables has announced its collaboration with United Renewable Energy to co-develop a series of 12 solar-plus-storage projects with Brunswick Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) in North Carolina.

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IPPToday #15: NRG gets US$685 MM financing for a natural gas-fired generating facility

IPPToday #15: NRG gets US$685 MM financing for a natural gas-fired generating facility

🕔Jul 13, 2017

NRG Repowering Holdings LLC has obtained a US$685 million financing for the development, construction and operation of the Carlsbad Energy Center, a 558 MW Natural Gas-Fired Generating Facility in California. 

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Pattern acquires 103 MW wind farm in South Dakota

Pattern acquires 103 MW wind farm in South Dakota

🕔Jul 12, 2017

Pattern Renewables 2 LP, or Pattern Development, has acquired a wind farm from Wind Quarry LLC in Butte County (South Dakota).

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IPPToday #14: Minnesota Commission Gives Green Light for Xcel Energy’s Largest Upper Midwest Wind Expansion

IPPToday #14: Minnesota Commission Gives Green Light for Xcel Energy’s Largest Upper Midwest Wind Expansion

🕔Jul 11, 2017

The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission has approved Xcel Energy’s plan for the largest expansion of wind energy in the Upper Midwest. The North Dakota Public Service Commission will review the plan later this year.

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Invenergy achieves FC for 300-MW wind project in Texas

Invenergy achieves FC for 300-MW wind project in Texas

🕔Jul 11, 2017

Invenergy Renewables has announced that it has arranged construction financing for its 300 MW Santa Rita Wind Energy Center.

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IPPToday #11: AES closes US$2 billion in financing for 1.4 GW Southland repowering project

IPPToday #11: AES closes US$2 billion in financing for 1.4 GW Southland repowering project

🕔Jul 6, 2017

The AES Corporation has announced the closing of US$2.0 billion in long-term, non-recourse financing for its 1,384 MW Southland repowering project in Southern California.

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Hull Street Energy acquires hydro assets from Carlyle

Hull Street Energy acquires hydro assets from Carlyle

🕔Jul 6, 2017

A recently formed affiliate of Hull Street Energy, has completed the acquisition of 100% of the ownership interests in Nautilus Hydro, LLC ("Nautilus Hydro") from funds managed by affiliates of The Carlyle Group. 

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Alterra expands loan facility for its 200 MW Flat Top wind project

Alterra expands loan facility for its 200 MW Flat Top wind project

🕔Jul 6, 2017

Alterra Power Corp. has announced the expansion of its loan facility with affiliates of AMP Capital Investors Limited. The net proceeds, approximately US$20.6 million, will be used as part of Alterra's sponsor equity contribution for the Flat Top wind project.

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Enel Green to acquire US-based EnerNOC

Enel Green to acquire US-based EnerNOC

🕔Jun 30, 2017

Enel Green Power North America, Inc. (EGPNA), an Enel Group subsidiary, has signed an agreement, unanimously approved by the board of directors of US-based company EnerNOC, to purchase 100% of EnerNOC for a total consideration of approximately US$250 million.

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IPPToday #3: Alliant Energy launches RFP for 200-MW of wind in Wisconsin

IPPToday #3: Alliant Energy launches RFP for 200-MW of wind in Wisconsin

🕔Jun 26, 2017

US-based Alliant Energy’s Wisconsin utility, Wisconsin Power and Light Co., has launched a request for proposals (RfP) for 200 MW of wind power capacity to be developed within the service territory of the utility.

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EDF signs agreement to sell 50% of 250-MW Great Western wind farm

EDF signs agreement to sell 50% of 250-MW Great Western wind farm

🕔Jun 19, 2017

EDF Renewable Energy has announced the signing of the Purchase and Sale Agreement by which Alliant Energy Corporation will acquire a 50% ownership interest in the 225 MW Great Western Wind Project.

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NextEra acquires 80-MW wind project in Texas

NextEra acquires 80-MW wind project in Texas

🕔Jun 16, 2017

Tri Global Energy, a U.S. originator and developer of utility-scale wind energy projects, has announced the sale of assets of the 80 MW Fiber Winds Energy Project located in Crosby County, Texas to Lorenzo Wind, a wholly owned subsidiary of NextEra Energy Resources LLC, the largest renewable energy power company in North America.

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General Mills strikes 100-MW wind PPA in Texas

General Mills strikes 100-MW wind PPA in Texas

🕔Jun 13, 2017

General Mills has announced the signing of a virtual 15-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with Renewable Energy Systems (RES) for 100 MW of its Cactus Flats wind project.

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