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Dec
07

250-MW Maine Wind Development Put on Hold – Kellen Ingalls, a project manager with EDP, wrote in the notification the withdrawal stems from “an unexpectedly lengthy interconnection process” that lead to it losing its power purchase agreements with Eversource Energy and United Illuminating Company. http://ow.ly/Pntm507hKwE

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Dec
02

Xcel Activates 200-MW Wind Facility in North Dakota – The facility, built near Courtenay, north of Jamestown, was placed in a wind-abundant area to maximize power generation.  http://ow.ly/cU5G5077bNq

Dec
01

Texas Grid Wind Generation Reaches Record Levels – Specifically, the ERCOT system used 15,033 MW of electricity from wind at 12:35 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 27, representing about 45 percent of total demand for electric power at the time. http://ow.ly/pxlT5074J4B

Nov
30

India Builds Largest Solar Facility in the World – The 2,500-acre facility was built in just eight months even with monsoons and floods in the region. http://ow.ly/s4NA50729gb

Nov
29

SolarCity Powers Entire U.S. Island With Solar Energy – The microgrid, which has a generation capacity of 1.4 MW and 6 MW/h of battery storage from 60 Tesla Powerpacks, was developed and constructed in one year. http://ow.ly/BBMM506Zy0V

Nov
24

PSEG Acquires 6.6-MW Facility In North Carolina – The facility, now known as PSEG Hemlock Solar Energy Center, is under construction in Northampton County, North Carolina, and should begin official operations by the end of the year. http://ow.ly/Q1ob506PXfo

Nov
22

Chinese Firms Plan to Build Solar Facility in Chernobyl Exclusion Zone http://ow.ly/mjdL506KXyT

Nov
19

Southern Company Purchases 100-MW Boulder I Solar Facility – SunPower, which developed, designed and constructed the facility and will operate and maintain it, will retain the remaining interest. http://ow.ly/Yrvj506Ffnk

Nov
18

GM Purchases 50 MW of Wind, Largest Renewable Purchase to Date http://ow.ly/tdtZ506CTxT

Nov
17

Georgia Power Dedicates New 30-MW Solar Facility at Fort Gordon http://ow.ly/qBfk506AqIi