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Large Solar Project Goes Online At N.C. Country Club
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  December 2

Cincinnati-based Melink Corp. has developed and commissioned a 5.25 MW solar farm for a North Carolina country club.Located on land owned by Rock Barn Country Club & Spa in Conover, the photovoltaic array consists of 16,948 solar panels on 28 acres. All of the electricity produced by the solar farm


Environment America Solar Campaign Takes Aim At Fossil Fuel Interests
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  December 2

Environment America has launched a Stand Up for Solar campaign, which the advocacy group says will redouble its efforts to defend solar policies from utilities and fossil fuel groups pushing anti-solar agendas in state legislatures and regulatory agencies across the U.S.“Pollution-free solar energy represents America’s most abundant energy resource,” says


Vote Solar Adds David Crane To Board Of Directors
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  December 2

Vote Solar, a national nonprofit solar advocacy organization, has announced the addition of energy industry veteran David Crane to its board of directors.“We’re honored to welcome our newest board member, David Crane, a business leader and renewable energy champion who has made it his personal mission to transform the power


With 115 MW Order, Gamesa Expands Latin American Presence
Source: North American Windpower  |  December 2

Having secured a 115 MW order with EDF EN Chile and Spain’s Ibereolica, Gamesa is expanding its presence in the Chilean wind market.Under the terms of the agreement, Gamesa will supply, install and commission 55 of its G114-2.1 MW turbines at phase one of the Cabo Leones I wind complex,


Energy storage developer targets mining operations
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  December 2

AUSTRALIA: Energy storage developer VSUN is seeking to roll out its battery technology in mining operations and other off-grid sites from 2017.


Hybrid and storage could be a 'blueprint' for emerging markets
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  December 2

AUSTRALIA: A hybrid wind, solar and storage plant could be a blueprint for clean, reliable power in emerging markets, according to the CEO of developer WindLab.


Boston Clean Energy Group Welcomes New Board Members
Source: North American Windpower  |  December 2

Boston-based NECEC – comprising the Northeast Clean Energy Council, a nonprofit business member organization, and NECEC Institute, a nonprofit focused on industry research, innovation, policy development and communications initiatives – has elected two new board members.Cynthia Arcate, president and CEO of PowerOptions, will serve on the board of the Northeast


Mass. Wire Manufacturer Installs 2 MW Solar Project
Source: SolarIndustryMag.com  |  December 2

Brookfield Wire, a manufacturer of stainless steel, nickel and nickel alloy wire, has installed a 2 MW solar project to power its 40-acre campus in Brookfield, Mass. Dynamic Energy provided all development and construction services for the solar array.“Brookfield Wire has been a long-time supporter of the local community and


Senvion-Powered Wind Farm Turns On In Quebec
Source: North American Windpower  |  December 2

Fourty-seven Senvion wind turbines have begun spinning at the 150 MW Mesgi’g Ugju’s’n windfarm, located in Quebec.According to the manufacturer, the project represents the largest First Nations wind farm in Canada. The project features 46 3.2M114 turbines and one MM92 turbine, which are designed for cold climates and equipped with


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Vestas, EDF Energies Nouvelles Team Up For More Wind Farms
Source: North American Windpower  |  December 2

Senvion-Powered Wind Farm Turns On In Quebec
Source: North American Windpower  |  December 2

Boston Clean Energy Group Welcomes New Board Members
Source: North American Windpower  |  December 2

With 115 MW Order, Gamesa Expands Latin American Presence
Source: North American Windpower  |  December 2

Vestas, EDF Energies Nouvelles Team Up For More Wind Farms
Source: North American Windpower  |  December 2

Siemens opens UK blade site
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  December 1

India revises approval norms of new wind turbine models
Source: Windpower Monthly  |  November 30

Kentucky Public Service Commission Approves EKPC Sale of Solar Leases
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  November 28

Great River Energy Announces Joint Solar Project with Dakota Electric Association
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  November 18

South Mississippi Electric Changes Name to Cooperative Energy
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  November 11

EPA Submits Proposed Model Trading Rules Regarding Clean Power Plan
Source: CoopLawBlog  |  November 7

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