Image - AES Sells 100% of its Equity Interests in 87.5 MW of Operating Wind Projects

AES Sells 100% of its Equity Interests in 87.5 MW of Operating Wind Projects

The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with SYND Holdco Limited, a joint venture of Greencoat UK Wind PLC and Swiss Life Funds (Luxembourg) Global Infrastructure Opportunities S.C.A. to sell 100% of its equity interests in four operating wind projects in the United Kingdom, totaling 87.5 MW, for $160 million, subject to customary purchase price adjustments. The transaction is expected to close in ...

Wind - Aug 20, 2014


Image - Iberdrola to Build 69-MW Dersalloch Wind Farm in Scotland

Iberdrola to Build 69-MW Dersalloch Wind Farm in Scotland

The Scottish Government has granted consent for 23 state-of-the-art wind turbines east of Straiton, in South Ayrshire With this new project, IBERDROLA reaffirms its commitment to developing renewable energies in the UK, where it operates nearly 1,600 megawatts (MW), including onshore and offshore wind and wave and tidal energy projects , has received consent from The Scottish Government for 23 wind turbines at Dersalloch Hill in the So...

Wind - Aug 20, 2014


Image - New Study Finds Price of Wind Energy in US at an All-Time Low

New Study Finds Price of Wind Energy in US at an All-Time Low

Wind energy pricing is at an all-time low, according to a new report released by the U.S. Department of Energy and prepared by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab). The prices offered by wind projects to utility purchasers averaged just $25/MWh for projects negotiating contracts in 2013, spurring demand for wind energy. “Wind energy prices—particularly in the central United States— are at an all-time low, ...

Wind - Aug 18, 2014