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Archive for November 2014

Dutch seek to harness energy from salt w

November 27, 2014

Dutch seek to harness energy from salt water mix – Dutch researchers are seeking to add a new, largely untapped renewable energy source to the world’s energy mix with the opening of a “Blue Energy” test facility on Wednesday. http://ow.ly/2RfPfs Advertisements

Projects Illustrate Strategies for Compr

November 26, 2014

Projects Illustrate Strategies for Comprehensive Design Tools http://ow.ly/2Rc3mW

SCE launches RFO for new renewable sourc

November 25, 2014

SCE launches RFO for new renewable sources – In an effort to support its Preferred Resource Pilot (PRP), Southern California Edison (SCE) has launched a Request for Offers (RFO) to acquire up to 50-MW of renewable power in central and south Orange County. http://ow.ly/2R8XLh

Shining a Light on Women Leaders in the

November 21, 2014

Shining a Light on Women Leaders in the Power Industry – Meet the three finalists for the POWER-GEN 2014 Women of the Year Award, the winner of which will be announced next month. http://ow.ly/2QYjhl

GE installs 25,000th wind turbine – GE (

November 20, 2014

GE installs 25,000th wind turbine – GE (NYSE: GE) has successfully installed its 25,000th wind turbine, bringing its wind power capacity to more than 38-GW. http://ow.ly/2QV2v7

Google buys up Dutch wind energy for dat

November 19, 2014

Google buys up Dutch wind energy for data center – Google says it will buy the entire output of an 18-turbine, 62-megawatt Dutch wind energy project in the Netherlands to supply power to a major data center it is building. http://ow.ly/2QRAR4

Roughly 800 have taken early retirement

November 18, 2014

Roughly 800 have taken early retirement at TVA – Roughly 800 Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) employees have taken early retirement packages, TVA President and CEO Bill Johnson said Nov. 17. http://ow.ly/2QNIgG

OwnEnergy, Mortenson build 67 MW wind fa

November 16, 2014

OwnEnergy, Mortenson build 67 MW wind farm in Texas – Mid-size wind power developer OwnEnergy and Mortenson Construction completed construction on the Windthorst II Wind Farm located in Windthorst, Texas. http://ow.ly/2QJ0vJ

PennWell Corporation Announces the POWER

November 14, 2014

PennWell Corporation Announces the POWER-GEN 2014 Woman of the Year Finalists http://ow.ly/2QEIVc

Video: Iberdrola USA opens its first off

November 13, 2014

Video: Iberdrola USA opens its first offshore wind farm – Iberdrola USA announced that its sister company, ScottishPower Renewables, has opened its first offshore wind farm, a 389-MW facility located in the Irish Sea, near the seaport of Barrow-in-Furness in North West England. http://ow.ly/2QBLph