Wind & Solar to Produce 90% Electricity in North America by 2050: NARIS

Canadian Renewable Energy Association (CanREA) has welcomed the release of the North American Renewable Integration Study (NARIS), considered to be the most comprehensive long-term analysis of power system evolution to date on the North American grid. NARIS shows that, between now and 2050, solar energy and wind energy are poised to contribute the greatest proportion […]

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Canada Launches $800 M RE & Grid Modernisation Program

Seamus O’Regan Jr., Canadian Minister of Natural Resources, recently launched a CAD 964 million (USD 800 mn) program that will support smart renewable energy and grid modernisation projects over four years, aiming to lower emissions and help the country achieve carbon neutrality by 2050. “Our new Smart Renewables and Electrification Pathways Program will increase our […]

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Canadian Solar Financial Results Q1 FY21 Out; 32% YoY Rise in Revenue

Guelph-headquartered solar PV modules manufacturer Canadian Solar Inc. yesterday announced its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2021, reporting a 32% YoY increase in revenue and a net income of $23 million. In Q1 2021, the company’s solar module shipments were 3.1 GW, compared to guidance of 3.0 GW to 3.2 GW. Net revenue […]

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TransAlta Announces Commercial Operation of Alberta’s First Utility Scale Battery Storage Project

TransAlta Renewables has announced that its 10 MW WindCharger battery storage project (WindCharger) began commercial operation on October 15, 2020. WindCharger is Alberta’s first utility-scale, lithium-ion energy storage project and utilizes Tesla Megapack technology. It has a nameplate capacity of 10 MW and total storage capacity of 20 MWh. This technology can be fully charged in approximately two hours […]

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Our Aim is to Double Our Portfolio in the Next 2 years: ShriPrakash Rai

Canada -based AMP Energy has emerged as a significant player on the IPP side, including in India. The firm, which has stepped up its ambitions in India with a few recent wins in auctions, with bids as low as Rs 2.50 per unit, prides itself on empowering its different country operations. We got responses from […]

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Brookfield Renewable to Issue Green Bonds Worth $318.75 Mn

Brookfield Renewable Partners has agreed to issue USD 318.75 million aggregate principal amount of medium-term notes (green bonds). Brookfield Renewable Partners has announced that it has agreed to issue CDN$ 425 million (USD 318.75 million) aggregate principal amount of medium-term notes (green bonds), Series 14, due August 13, 2050, which will bear interest at a […]

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Boralex Completes $805 Mn Refinancing for 230 MW Wind Farm in Canada

Boralex has completed the USD 805 million refinancing over 16 years for its 230 MW Niagara Region Wind Farm in Ontario, Canada. Boralex Inc has announced that it has completed the approximately USD 805 million refinancing over 16 years for its 230 MW Niagara Region Wind Farm (NRWF) in the Niagara Peninsula, Ontario, Canada. NRWF was commissioned on […]

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Enel Brings Online Three new Wind Farms in North America

Enel has begun operating a 50 MW expansion of the High Lonesome wind farm in Texas, and its 105 MW Riverview & 29.4 MW Castle Rock Ridge II wind farms in Canada Enel, through its US renewable subsidiary Enel Green Power North America, has begun operating a 50 MW expansion of the High Lonesome wind […]

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EDPR Wins Case to Resume Work on 100 MW Wind Project in Ontario

EDPR has announced that the Ontario Superior Court of Justice has reinstated the Renewable Energy Approval (REA) for the firms’ 100 MW Nation Rise Wind Farm EDP Renewables (EDPR) Canada, a wholly-owned subsidiary of EDPR, has announced that the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Divisional Court) has granted EDPR’s judicial review application in ‘Nation Rise Wind […]

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