June 27th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan
Floating solar power plants have gone from a super niche sector of the solar market in 2012 and 2013 to a pretty popular option in 2020. It's still not anywhere near as mature as on-land utility-scale solar power, though, so it seems sensible to pull the industry together and collect useful tips and experience for a set of recommended practices
January 31st, 2019 | by Charles W. Thurston
Atlas Renewable Energy has adopted NEXTracker’s TrueCapture orientation software for several new solar projects in Latin America, while retrofits are in the works for older arrays lacking the control system. Atlas has more than 1 gigawatt of early-stage to fully operational projects across the region
July 25th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Global wind leader Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has announced two new wind supply contracts over the past fortnight, including an order for 250 megawatts (MW) for two wind farms in South Africa and 235 MW for a wind farm in Sweden.
May 4th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Leading independent renewable energy developer Mainstream Renewable Power has this week sold the 450 megawatt (MW) Neart na Gaoithe offshore wind farm, located off the east coast of Scotland, to French electric utility EDF Group.
November 8th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
A long-running legal battle between Mainstream Renewable Power and RSPB Scotland over the fate of the 450 MW Neart na Gaoithe Offshore Wind Farm has finally come to a close, with Scotland's Supreme Court rejecting RSPB's application to appeal a previous go-ahead decision.
August 29th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
A new analysis has found that the 450 MW Neart Na Gaoithe Offshore Wind Farm will contribute an estimated £827 million to Scotland's national GDP.
August 18th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Only a month after the Scottish courts re-opened the way for the 450 MW Neart na Gaoithe offshore wind farm being developed by Mainstream Renewable Power, the UK’s Royal Society for the Protection of Birds has applied to the UK Supreme Court to continue their fight against the development of the project.
July 21st, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
After more than two years, Mainstream Renewable Power has this week finally welcomed the end to legal battles which had halted progress of its £2 billion, 450 MW Neart na Gaoithe offshore wind farm.
June 5th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Seven months after it was first proposed, the massive 800 megawatt Vietnamese Phu Cuong Wind Farm has been officially formalized under a $2 billion Joint Development Agreement between GE Renewable Energy, Mainstream Renewable Power, and local Vietnamese partner, the Phu Cuong Group.
May 17th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
A legal ruling in Scotland has given second life to as much as 2.3 gigawatts worth of offshore wind farms that had previously been halted due to concerns over their impact on migratory seabirds.
November 9th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
Independent global renewable energy developer Mainstream Renewable Power has signed an agreement for three wind farms in Vietnam which together amount to a combined capacity of 940 MW.
August 18th, 2016 | by Saurabh
Originally published on sister site Cleantechies. Update #2: The lowest solar price bid is now 2.42¢/kWh. Update: It was Solarpack that [&hellip
July 29th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
The Rockefeller Brothers Fund has confirmed its involvement in a $117.5 million investment deal with global wind and solar company [&hellip
December 11th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
Eddie O’Connor, the CEO of Mainstream Renewable Power, has called into question the need to financially support the decarbonization of economies [&hellip
November 9th, 2015 | by Smiti
Lekela Power, a joint venture company between Mainstream Renewable Power and investment firm Actis, has announced its third renewable energy [&hellip
August 24th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
DONG Energy has announced it has acquired the Hornsea offshore wind development zone, as well as the project rights to [&hellip
July 16th, 2015 | by Smiti
A consortium led by project developer Mainstream Renewable Power has begun construction on a third wind energy project secured under [&hellip