Daily Archives: September 13, 2018

A new strategy for wind farm opponents #IN

By National Wind Watch Some Sulphur Springs residents say they do not believe New Castle or Henry County officials who have urged anti-wind protesters to “calm down,” who say “there is no cause for alarm” and who contend there are no active wind farm projects in the county at the present time. Hearing public officials…

Siemens Gamesa commits to Science Based Targets Initiative, aiming to reduce carbon emissions

By Emily Gillespie Siemens Gamesa announces formal commitment to Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi) which aims to reduce companies’ carbon emissions. The company commits to developing a measurable, science-based emissions reduction target within the next two years, which will be independently validated by SBTi’s team of technical experts. SBTi encourages companies to commit to making…

Solar, Wind Are Quickly Becoming Preferred Electricity Generation Worldwide

By Frank Andorka By Frank Andorka, Senior Correspondent A new Deloitte Global report, “Global Renewable Energy Trends,” indicates solar and wind are becoming the preferred electricity-generation sources worldwide. There are three key reasons for the increase: price and performance parity with fossil fuels; better grid integration infrastructure and improving technology. In other words, solar and…

Google Signs PPAs In Finland Worth 190 Megawatts

By Joshua S Hill Global internet behemoth Google announced this week that it has signed three new Power Purchase Agreements to acquire the electricity generated from three wind farms in Finland worth a total of 190 megawatts (MW), continuing the company’s push to remain 100% sourced by renewable energy Read Full Article Here For more…

ArcVera hits 2-GW Brazilian wind & solar operational milestone

By Michelle Froese ArcVera Renewables (ArcVera), an international technical advisory business specializing in project-lifetime resource assessment, optimization, and testing, has provided consultancy support on a total project pipeline exceeding 17 GW, including 2 GW of operating capacity, in the Brazilian renewables market. This milestone has been achieved as the business solidifies its Latin American presence…

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