GEVO raises $22.6 million

Looking to pay down debt and ramp up production of its biofuels and bio-based chemicals, Gevo, Inc. (Englewood, CO) has raised net proceeds of $22.6 million through the sale of … Read more

CEC approves Blythe, rejects Palen solar farms

Siting committees of the California Energy Commission (CEC) have issued split decisions on the approval of two major concentrating solar power (CSP) projects in Riverside County, giving the thumbs up … Read more

NW Energy requests approval of hydropower dams

NorthWestern Energy (Sioux Falls, SD) has submitted a formal request to the Montana Public Service Commission (MPSC)  for approval of NW Energy’s acquisition of 11 hydroelectric power dams and related … Read more

Mitsui gains interest in EDF wind project in Mexico

Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (Tokyo, Japan) and EDF En Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V. (Mexico City, Mexico) have completed a deal whereby Mitsui has purchased a 50% interest in … Read more

Gamesa wind project terminated

Claiming that the project is not commercially viable, Gamesa Technology Corp. (Langhorne, PA) has pulled the plug on development of the 116 MW EcoHarmony wind farm in southeastern Minnesota, the … Read more

NaturEner sues SDG&E for breach of contract

NaturEner, owner and operator of three wind farms in Montana, has filed a lawsuit against San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) for alleged breach of contract, claiming that the California … Read more