Across The Wire

  1. QTS Extends Renewable Energy Purchasing Leadership; Signs Agreement To Purchase 100% Renewable Power In Chicago And Piscataway Data Centers

    QTS Realty Trust (NYSE: QTS), a leading provider of hybrid colocation and mega scale data center solutions, today announced that, together with Citigroup Energy Inc. and Calpine Energy Solutions, LLC, it has signed a 10-year agreement to purchase renewable energy equal to the expected electricity needs of the Company's data centers in Chicago, Ill. and Piscataway, N.J

  2. Dairyland & Avangrid Renewables Announce New Wind Contract

    Dairyland Power Cooperative has finalized a power purchase agreement with Avangrid Renewables, LLC, a subsidiary of AVANGRID, Inc. (NYSE: AGR), for 52 megawatts (MW) of renewable energy from the Tatanka Ridge Wind Farm proposed for Deuel County, SD, northeast of Brookings

  3. FPL Starts Construction On 10 More Solar Energy Centers Across Florida

    Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced the start of construction on its 10 newest solar power plants that are expected to begin powering customers by early 2020

  4. Boliden Signs Long-Term Wind Power Agreement

    Boliden has signed a long-term electricity supply agreement with a wind power developer. The agreement entails an expanded production of fossil-free electricity in both Finland andSweden and that Boliden's energy supply is continued to be ensured at competitive terms

  5. PowerSecure Becomes Microgrid Implementation Provider For New Innovative Energy Joint Venture Compass Energy Platform LLC

    PowerSecure, Inc., a subsidiary of Southern Company, announced an agreement with Compass Energy Platform, LLC (Compass), a new joint venture formed by Navigant and InfraRed Capital Partners

  6. Excelsior Energy Capital And Nokomis Partner On 16.5 MW Minnesota Solar Portfolio

    Excelsior Energy Capital (“Excelsior”), a leading independent North American renewable energy investor, announced recently that its North American Renewable Energy Fund (the “Fund”) has agreed to partner with Nokomis Partners (“Nokomis”) on the construction and operation of a 16.5 MW solar portfolio

  7. Siemens Selected By Department Of Energy For $6.4M Project To Strengthen The Resilience Of The Nation’s Power System And Critical Infrastructure

    Siemens Corporate Technology (CT) US, Siemens central research and development (R&D) unit in the US, announced it was selected for a $6.4M research award from the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) to advance solar energy’s role in strengthening the resilience of the U.S. electricity grid

  8. Seraphim Rolls Out Innovative Blade Bifacial Solar Module

    Jiangsu Seraphim Solar System Co., Ltd. ("Seraphim"), a world-class solar product manufacturer in China, has recently rolled out an innovative solar module, Blade Bifacial module

  9. Oklahoma Corporation Commission Approves OG&E Power Plant Acquisitions; 506 MW Generating Capacity To Benefit Customers

    OG&E, a subsidiary of Oklahoma City-based OGE Energy Corp. (NYSE: OGE), announced that the Oklahoma Corporation Commission (OCC) today unanimously approved the company's preapproval application to acquire the AES Shady Point plant near Poteau, Oklahoma, and the Oklahoma Cogeneration LLC facility in Oklahoma City

  10. CDC, Anbaric Sign Agreement For $650M Renewable Energy Investment At Brayton Point

    Commercial Development Company, Inc. (CDC)'s Brayton Point LLC and Anbaric today announced an agreement to launch the Anbaric Renewable Energy Center at the CDC's Brayton Point Commerce Center in Somerset, Mass