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Tag: "wind farm"

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EU energy auctions yield record low onshore wind prices

EU energy auctions yield record low onshore wind prices

Two recent EU renewable energy auctions in Germany and Spain have yielded not only significant interest in onshore wind power, but record low prices.

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World's biggest wind turbines now generating power off UK coast

World’s biggest wind turbines now generating power off UK coast

Thirty-two of the world’s largest wind turbines are up and generating power in new offshore wind project off the UK coast.

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The Australian takes another pot-shot at wind farms, and misses again

The Australian takes another pot-shot at wind farms, and misses again

Article bemoaning foreign wind farm ownership continues paper’s long anti-wind history – and is, once again, a gross distortion of the facts.

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Origin stuns industry with record low price for 530MW wind farm

Origin stuns industry with record low price for 530MW wind farm

Origin to buy output from 530MW Stockyard Hill wind farm at less than $60/MWh in price that will stun Australian industry. Following numerous solar deals, it expects renewables to account for more than 25% of its supply by 2020.

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First U.S. offshore wind farm shutters diesel power plant

First U.S. offshore wind farm shutters diesel power plant

Block Island officials switched on cable linking wind farm to main grid, which allowed island’s only electricity source — a small diesel-fueled power plant — to shut down.

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Construction underway on Victoria's 132MW Mt Gellibrand wind farm

Construction underway on Victoria’s 132MW Mt Gellibrand wind farm

Acciona Energy breaks ground on Mt Gellibrand wind farm, a $258m project that was fast-tracked after winning a Victorian government tender.

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ERM Power signs PPA for 212MW wind farm in Port Augusta

ERM Power signs PPA for 212MW wind farm in Port Augusta

Lincoln Gap wind farm in Port Augusta SA secures PPA with ERM Power, on same day big solar farm begins construction.

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Singapore firm buys more than 300MW Australia wind projects

Singapore firm buys more than 300MW Australia wind projects

Singapore’s Nexif Energy picks up more than 300MW of Australian wind power assets, including late-stage developments Lincoln Gap and Glen Innes.

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A wind power lull in Germany, a battery storage power-up in Australia

A wind power lull in Germany, a battery storage power-up in Australia

A forecast lull in Germany’s onshore wind installations prompts Senvion to cut its workforce by almost 20%; meanwhile, in Australia…

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Vattenfall uses BMW car batteries for storage projects at wind farms

Vattenfall uses BMW car batteries for storage projects at wind farms

German car maker BMW will provide Vattenfall with 1,000 lithium-ion car batteries for storage projects at wind farms.

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Herbert Smith Freehills advises Infrastructure Capital Group on the acquisition of Bald Hills Wind Farm

Herbert Smith Freehills advises Infrastructure Capital Group on the acquisition of Bald Hills Wind Farm

Herbert Smith Freehills has advised Infrastructure Capital Group (ICG) and the Energy Infrastructure Trust (EIT) on the successful acquisition of the Bald Hills Wind Farm.