BRAZIL: Experts are warning profitability of wind projects is at risk after the latest round of power contracts averaged at just BRL181.14/MWh ($50.4/MWh).
INDIA: Vestas has been awarded a contract from Indian utility Powerica to supply turbines to a project in Gujarat, west India.
AUSTRALIA: Victoria's government has launched a renewable energy roadmap it hopes could create A$200 million ($143 million) of new investment.
CANADA: The Nova Scotia government in Canada has pulled the plug on a programme that encouraged the development of small-scale, community-based renewable-energy projects, despite strong demand from local residents wanting to invest in wind.1 comment
UNITED STATES: EDF Renewable Energy has acquired mid-sized New York-based wind developer OwnEnergy.
GERMANY: Energy ministers in nine of Germany's 16 states are concerned about the potential negative impact of the federal government's plan for a competitive auction system.
URUGUAY: Vestas has won a contract from project company Glymont SA to provide turbines for a site in Florida, southern Uruguay.
UNITED STATES: SunEdison has been on an acquisition spree and manages a huge pipeline through its yieldcos. But is it growing too fast to sustain future success?
CHINA: Goldwind results for the first half of 2015 show net profits of CNY 1.25 billion ($195 million) in the first half of 2015, up 276.62% on the previous year, the company reported.
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|Meikle||Canada||180MW||Pattern Development||GE 3.2-103, 2.75-120||2016||30/07/2015|
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|Galway Wind Park Phase 1||Ireland||64MW||SSE||Siemens SWT-3.0-113||2017||27/07/2015|
|Gangwon||South Korea||26MW||-||Vestas V100-2MW||2016||17/07/2015|
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