Construction begins on US$117.5 million Kiyu wind farm, Uruguay

International | Mar 25 - Global Data Point
The 49MW Kiyú wind farm will comprise 16 Vestas V112-3,075kW wind turbines capable of generating approximately 200GWhs of electricity annually - enough to power over 50,000 households.

Delivery of Vessel Head to the Tihange 3 Nuclear Reactor in Belgium

International | Mar 25 - Global Data Point
Several areas of AREVA's expertise and a number of industrial facilities were involved in the manufacturing and assembly of this component.

FERC Publishes Application for Market-Based Rate Authority Filed by Waverly Wind Farm

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Mar 25 - Targeted News Service
The Department of Energy published the following notice in the Federal Register from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

IKEA To Expand Renewable Energy Portfolio with Fuel Cells to Generate More Onsite Power at Store in Emeryville, CA

Distributed & Cogeneration | Mar 25 - Business Wire
IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, today announced plans to install a fuel cell system manufactured by Bloom Energy at its location in Emeryville, CA – one of two San Francisco-area stores for the Swedish company.

Diverse Set of Organizations Unite in Support of Existing Nuclear Energy Plants

Nuclear | Mar 25 - Business Wire
Nuclear Matters announced today that 15 organizations have joined the campaign as Partners, coalescing in their support for existing nuclear energy plants and the need to ensure they are preserved.

El Paso Electric commissions two units at Montana Power Station in US

Fossil & Biomass | Mar 26 - Forexpros
El Paso Electric (EPE) has commenced the commercial operation of the first two 88MW generating units at the Montana Power Station (MPS) in east El Paso, Texas, US.

Kong Sun posts profits on shift to downstream PV power plant business

International | Mar 26 - Forexpros
Hong Kong-based property developer turned renewable energy developer Kong Sun Holdings has reported 2014 revenue of RMB524.3 million (US$84.42 million) returning a profit of RMB11.7 million (US$1.88 million).

New GE Hitachi Technology Makes a Difficult Task Simpler, Faster; New Remotely-Operated Tool Aids Workers during Nuclear Power Plant Maintenance

Nuclear | Mar 24 - M2 PressWIRE
GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH), in coordination with Exelon Generation, today unveiled a new, innovative remotely-operated tool that has successfully enabled nuclear technicians to complete tasks at the bottom of nuclear reactors more quickly and safely.

New Mexico Shows Strong Solar Growth in 2014

Solar | Mar 26 - PR Web
Doubling the amount of solar capacity added in 2013, New Mexico had the 10th most new solar capacity added last year in the nation, according to the recently-released U.S. Solar Market Insight 2014 Year in Review.

DONG Energy awards GBP21m construction contract to Murphy for Race Bank offshore wind farm

International | Mar 24 - ENP Newswire
DONG Energy has awarded a GBP21.8 million contract to J. Murphy & Sons Limited for construction of an onshore substation for the Race Bank offshore wind farm development project.

EU Energy Union: Nuclear Power Is the Way Forward

International | Mar 26 - Global Data Point
"Any debate on Europe's energy and climate future must include a safe energy source that provides nearly 30 percent of the EU's domestic energy production, produces no CO2 emissions, is used in 14 member states, and is based on a world-leading industrial base," said Yves Brachet, Westinghouse president, Europe, Middle East and Africa.

Firm plans community solar farm

International | Mar 26 - Western Morning News (England)
Plans for a new partly community owned solar farm in North Cornwall are to go on public show. Lightsource Renewable Energy is set to build the 10MW solar array near the village of Boyton, in North Cor nwall.

Eaton Inverters Help Power 72.9-Megawatt Redwood Solar Farm Project in California to Advance Sustainability and Bring Clean Energy to 9,200 Homes

Solar | Mar 26 - Business Wire
Power management company Eaton today announced multiple contracts to provide solar inverters, electrical distribution equipment and services for the 72.9-megawatt Redwood Solar Farm in Kern County, California.

Longannet no more as coal-fired power ends in Scotland

International | Mar 26 - Scotsman, The (Scotland)
Scotland's biggest power station is set to close early next year, placing up to 1,000 highly skilled jobs in jeopardy.

Egypt Solar Industry Association (Egypt-SIA) Releases Solar Report

International | Mar 23 - PR Newswire
Egypt's Solar Energy Market - FiT Program and Beyond 2015 Egypt has captured the headlines and attention of the solar industry the last several weeks.

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