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Hamburg 2016: Lowering costs using digitalisation - panel
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  September 30

GERMANY: Experts from Sentient Science, Vestas, DNV GL and Totaro & Associates discuss how digitalisation can be used across the industry to lower the cost of energy.


GE to supply combined wind and hydro pumped storage pilot project
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  September 30

GERMANY: GE has won a contract to supply the turbines for a novel pilot project combining wind energy with a hydro pumped storage plant.


Vestas Wins Two Turbine Supply Orders In Brazil, China
Source: North American Windpower  |  September 30

Danish wind turbine company Vestas has announced two new wind orders, expanding its global presence in both the Brazilian and Chinese markets. In its first announcement, the company says it has received a firm and unconditional order from long-term partner Gestamp Eólica Brazil S.A. to supply 20 units of the V110-2.0


Hamburg 2016: Energy transition is "no walk in the park"
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  September 30

GERMANY: Europe is no longer the number one in renewable energies said WindEurope CEO Giles Dickson in Hamburg, reflecting a soberly thoughtful atmosphere that pervaded the exhibition and conference.


Vestas Wins Two Turbine Supply Orders In Brazil, China
Source: North American Windpower  |  September 30

Danish wind turbine company Vestas has announced two new wind orders, expanding its global presence in both the Brazilian and Chinese markets. In its first announcement, the company says it has received a firm and unconditional order from long-term partner Gestamp Eólica Brazil S.A. to supply 20 units of the V110-2.0


Vestas wins first Mongolia deal
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  September 30

MONGOLIA: Vestas has won its first turbine supply deal in the country with a 50MW order, while also announcing orders in China and Germany.


Wolverine Begins Construction of One of Michigan’s Largest Solar Arrays
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  September 29

Spartan Renewable Energy, a member-owner of Wolverine Power Cooperative (Wolverine), today announced that it will soon begin construction of a 1.2 megawatt solar array in Cadillac, Michigan. Wolverine will purchase 100 percent of the power output from the project. While this is Wolverine’s first foray into solar generation, Wolverine already


Choctawhatchee Electric Cooperative Wins $360 Million Air Force Base Contract
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  September 29

The Defense Logistics Agency recently announced that Choctawhatchee Electric Cooperative (CHELCO) will be responsible for owning, operating and maintaining the electrical grid at Eglin Air Force Base, which is located on the Choctawhatchee Bay near Fort Walton Beach, Florida.  The contract, which will increase the amount of infrastructure CHELCO maintains


New York’s Largest Residential Solar Market Hits Milestone
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  September 29

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, D-N.Y., has announced the completion of Long Island’s 35,000th residential solar project, marking a 320% growth in solar in the region over the last four years. Long Island is New York’s largest residential solar market, nearly twice as large as the next region, and the governor


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Solar Project Provides More Clean Energy To Los Angeles
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  September 29

GE To Deliver Huge Wind Turbine With Pumped Storage Hydro
Source: North American Windpower  |  September 29

School District Sees Solar As ‘Much More’ Than Just Savings
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  September 29

UL Expands Renewables Portfolio With Acquisition Of AWS Truepower
Source: North American Windpower  |  September 29

Ventotec Signs Agreement To Supply 200 Siemens Wind Turbines
Source: North American Windpower  |  September 29

UL Expands Renewables Portfolio With Acquisition Of AWS Truepower
Source: North American Windpower  |  September 29

Ventotec Signs Agreement To Supply 200 Siemens Wind Turbines
Source: North American Windpower  |  September 29

GE To Deliver Huge Wind Turbine With Pumped Storage Hydro
Source: North American Windpower  |  September 29

U.S. Solar Soars While Prices Fall: DOE Reports
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  September 29

D.C. Circuit Hears Challenge to Clean Power Plan
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  September 28

GridLiance to Purchase Transmission System from Valley Electric Association
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  September 27

A New Digital Presence for Co-ops
Source: ECT.coop  |  September 26

Co-op Manager’s WW II Dog Tag Brings Memories
Source: ECT.coop  |  September 26

Student Linemen Help Stricken Man
Source: ECT.coop  |  September 23

S.D. Co-op Crews Aim High in Fair Ride Rescue
Source: ECT.coop  |  September 19