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IPPToday #354: Lekela Power signs PPA for 250 MW wind project in Egypt

IPPToday #354: Lekela Power signs PPA for 250 MW wind project in Egypt

🕔Feb 14, 2019

Lekela has announced that it has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC) for its 250 MW wind farm project in the Gulf of Suez.

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IPPToday #353: American Electric Power agrees to acquire 724 MW wind capacity from Sempra Energy

IPPToday #353: American Electric Power agrees to acquire 724 MW wind capacity from Sempra Energy

🕔Feb 13, 2019

Sempra Energy has announced that it has entered into an agreement to complete the sale of its U.S. renewables business by selling its remaining wind operating and development assets to American Electric Power (AEP) for US$551 million in cash, subject to closing adjustments and working capital.

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Altius invests US$30 million to gain future royalties on Tri Global Energy's wind projects

Altius invests US$30 million to gain future royalties on Tri Global Energy's wind projects

🕔Feb 12, 2019

Altius Minerals Corporation has announced that its recently formed subsidiary, Altius Renewable Royalties Corp. (ARR), has entered into a transaction with Tri Global Energy, LLC (TGE), to gain future royalties related to a portfolio of wind energy development projects.

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Hitachi restructures wind turbine business to strengthen collaboration with Enercon

Hitachi restructures wind turbine business to strengthen collaboration with Enercon

🕔Feb 11, 2019

Hitachi, Ltd. has announced plans to strengthen its alliance with ENERCON GmbH as part of a restructure of its wind turbine business.

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IPPToday #350: Enel Green Power starts construction of South America’s largest wind farm in Brazil

IPPToday #350: Enel Green Power starts construction of South America’s largest wind farm in Brazil

🕔Feb 7, 2019

Enel, through its Brazilian renewable energy subsidiary Enel Green Power Brasil Participações Ltda. (EGPB), has started construction of the 716 MW Lagoa dos Ventos wind farm, located in the municipalities of Lagoa do Barro do Piauí, Queimada Nova and Dom Inocêncio, in Brazil’s northeastern state of Piauí.

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IPPToday #349: Centrica to trade and balance power produced by 950 MW Moray East offshore wind farm

IPPToday #349: Centrica to trade and balance power produced by 950 MW Moray East offshore wind farm

🕔Feb 6, 2019

Centrica plc has announced that it has entered into a long-term contract to trade and balance 76.7% of the electricity generated from the 950 MW Moray East offshore wind farm.

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IPPToday #348: Local utility seals development of 800 MW wind projects in Indiana

IPPToday #348: Local utility seals development of 800 MW wind projects in Indiana

🕔Feb 4, 2019

Northern Indiana Public Service Company LLC (NIPSCO) has announced that it has signed development agreements for three wind projects in Indiana, a state located in the Midwestern region of the USA, with a combined installed capacity of 800 MW.

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IPPToday #345: NBT and Total Eren raise US$175 million for largest renewable energy project in Ukraine

IPPToday #345: NBT and Total Eren raise US$175 million for largest renewable energy project in Ukraine

🕔Jan 29, 2019

NBT AS and Total Eren SA have signed definitive financing agreements for the first phase of a 250 MW wind project located in the Kherson region of Ukraine, signifying the first internationally financed large-scale wind farm in Ukraine.

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innogy and Nordex partner to develop 1.7 GW wind projects

innogy and Nordex partner to develop 1.7 GW wind projects

🕔Jan 28, 2019

innogy and the Nordex Group have jointly announced plans to develop 1.7 GW wind projects between 2019 and 2022.

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IPPToday #343: Consortia form to bid for 500 MW offshore wind project in France

IPPToday #343: Consortia form to bid for 500 MW offshore wind project in France

🕔Jan 24, 2019

Eneco, Boralex, Van Oord and Diamond Generating Europe Limited (DGE), a fully owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation, have announced that they are joining forces to submit a bid to develop a 500 MW offshore wind farm off the coast of Dunkirk, north-west France.

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IPPToday #342: ESB and Parkwind partner to develop 830 MW offshore wind capacity in Ireland

IPPToday #342: ESB and Parkwind partner to develop 830 MW offshore wind capacity in Ireland

🕔Jan 23, 2019

Parkwind and ESB have announced that they are partnering to develop new offshore wind farms in the Republic of Ireland.

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IPPToday #340: 300 MW wind project in Texas reaches financial close

IPPToday #340: 300 MW wind project in Texas reaches financial close

🕔Jan 21, 2019

Scout Clean Energy has announced the closing of construction financing and tax equity commitments for the 300 MW Ranchero wind project, located in Crockett County, Texas, southern USA.

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Ørsted and TEPCO to develop offshore wind projects in Japan

Ørsted and TEPCO to develop offshore wind projects in Japan

🕔Jan 21, 2019

Ørsted has announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, Inc. (TEPCO), the largest power company in Japan, to work jointly on offshore wind projects.

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IPPToday #339: NTR acquires 200 MW wind portfolio in Sweden and Finland

IPPToday #339: NTR acquires 200 MW wind portfolio in Sweden and Finland

🕔Jan 18, 2019

NTR has announced that its Renewable Energy Income Fund II has acquired a portfolio of just over 200 MW of operational and pre-construction onshore wind projects in Sweden and Finland.

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Grid connection agreement signed for 700 MW offshore wind project in the Netherlands

Grid connection agreement signed for 700 MW offshore wind project in the Netherlands

🕔Jan 18, 2019

Grid operator TenneT and wind farm developer Vattenfall have signed agreements for the offshore grid connection for the Hollandse Kust Zuid I and II wind farms.

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Cepsa and Masdar partner to develop renewables in Spain and Portugal

Cepsa and Masdar partner to develop renewables in Spain and Portugal

🕔Jan 16, 2019

Spanish oil and gas company Cepsa has announced that it has signed a Partnership Agreement with Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar) to grow the renewables portfolios of both companies in Spain and Portugal.

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IPPToday #336: EDF-Masdar consortium wins tender for 400 MW wind project in Saudi Arabia

IPPToday #336: EDF-Masdar consortium wins tender for 400 MW wind project in Saudi Arabia

🕔Jan 14, 2019

The consortium consisting of EDF Renewables and Masdar (Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company PJSC) has announced that it has won the tender for the Dumat Al Jandal wind farm. With an installed capacity of 400 MW, it will be Saudi Arabia’s first wind farm and the largest in the Middle East.

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IPPToday #335: Santander agrees US$180 million financing for 185 MW wind project in Spain

IPPToday #335: Santander agrees US$180 million financing for 185 MW wind project in Spain

🕔Jan 10, 2019

Greenalia S.A. has announced that it has formalised a project financing agreement for the Eolo Project, which involves the development of eight wind farms totaling up to 185 MW in Galicia, a region of north-west Spain.

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Unitech to take over floating wind demonstration project in Norway

Unitech to take over floating wind demonstration project in Norway

🕔Jan 9, 2019

UNITECH Offshore has announced that it has entered into an agreement with Equinor to take over the Hywind Demo floating wind turbine located off the coast of Karmøy, located in Rogaland county, south-west Norway.

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Invenergy secures financing for 300 MW wind project in Texas

Invenergy secures financing for 300 MW wind project in Texas

🕔Jan 9, 2019

Invenergy has announced that it has completed construction financing for its 302.4 MW Santa Rita East Wind Farm, located approximately 70 miles (113km) west of San Angelo, Texas.

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