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Apex Clean Energy review could lead to sale

Apex Clean Energy review could lead to sale

UNITED STATES: Apex Clean Energy, one of the US's largest wind developers, is currently undergoing a strategic review that could lead to a sale of the company.

Walmart signs more wind purchase deals

Walmart signs more wind purchase deals

UNITED STATES: Retail company Walmart has signed two power purchase agreements totalling 300MW from wind projects in South Dakota.

SGRE wins over 500MW of repowering deals

SGRE wins over 500MW of repowering deals

UNITED STATES: Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has signed two agreements to repower three NextEra Energy wind farms in Texas, with a combined capacity of more than 500MW.

Deutsche Windtechnik opens US unit

Deutsche Windtechnik opens US unit

UNITED STATES: German multi-brand service provider Deutsche Windtechnik has opened a business unit in the "healthy" US market.

GE renewables hit by lower sales in Q1

GE renewables hit by lower sales in Q1

UNITED STATES: Lower onshore wind equipment sales in the first quarter of 2018 meant revenue for GE's renewable energy division was down 6.8%.

Alliant Energy's 1GW expansion program approved

Alliant Energy's 1GW expansion program approved

UNITED STATES: Utility Alliant Energy has had a 500MW wind power expansion program approved in Iowa, bringing its total expansion plans to 1GW.