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AEP targets 1.5GW of Invenergy projects

AEP targets 1.5GW of Invenergy projects

Two American Electric Power (AEP) subsidiaries have selected three Oklahoma wind farms with a combined capacity of nearly 1.5GW they hope to buy from Invenergy.

National Grid acquires Geronimo Energy

National Grid acquires Geronimo Energy

Utility National Grid has completed its acquisition of renewables developer Geronimo Energy.

Mexico key to Central America and Caribbean growth

Mexico key to Central America and Caribbean growth

More than 9.5GW of new wind capacity will be commissioned in Central America and the Caribbean by the end of 2028, with the majority of this capacity being added in Mexico.

US demand boosts Nordex Q2 orders

US demand boosts Nordex Q2 orders

Nordex received orders of just over 2GW in the second quarter of 2019 -- up 83% from one year ago -- with demand from the US being the "primary driver" of this growth.

Wake steering 'boosts output by nearly half' in new study

Wake steering 'boosts output by nearly half' in new study

Actively turning a turbine away from the prevailing wind stream helped reduce variability and increase power output from six turbines by nearly half, according to new research.

US lawmaker introduces binding 50% RE target

US lawmaker introduces binding 50% RE target

A bi-partisan bill has been introduced in the US Congress requiring a 50% Renewable Energy Standard (RES) by 2035.