Bloomberg, Ørsted Announce 15-Year PPA For Renewable Energy

United States (US)-based clean energy developer Ørsted announced signing an 80MW power purchase agreement (PPA) with Bloomberg for renewable energy generated by the Mockingbird Solar Center, a 471 MW project currently under construction near Paris, Texas.  This is Ørsted’s largest solar project in the US, as well as the company’s first project to incorporate conservation […]

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US Grid Gets First Injection of Offshore Wind Electricity

In a significant yet unheralded milestone, an offshore wind energy turbine has become the first to send power to the US grid. marking the beginning of what many hope will be a critical source of clean power for the country. Danish wind energy developer Ørsted and the utility Eversource announced on Dec 7 that the […]

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UK, German Moves To Support Offshore Wind Point To Challenges Ahead

Ørsted’s Travails World’s biggest  offshore wind energy developer- Danish firm Ørsted on November 1 this year announced ceasing developing two of its proposed offshore wind projects in the United States (US) at the cost of around £3bn in penalties. These projects were slated to come up at New Jersey off the US coast. They had […]

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Denmark’s Ørsted Marks Entry into UK with Solar Farm of 740 MW Capacity

Denmark based renewable energy firm, Ørsted has made headways into UK with its first solar project in the country. Ørsted has set sights on establishing a One Earth solar farm with a proposed capacity of 740 MW. The project will also boast battery storage and will be set up in Nottinghamshire. The solar farm is […]

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Ørsted, ESB To Deliver Upto 5 GW Renewable Energy in Ireland

ESB, Ireland’s energy company and Danish clean energy major Ørsted have signed an agreement to jointly develop an Irish offshore wind portfolio. With the agreement, which marks the most ambitious partnership in Ireland to date, Ørsted becomes a 50/50 partner in a pipeline of offshore wind development projects off the Irish coast. The partnership is […]

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Ørsted To Acquire US Offshore Wind Seabed For $625 Million

Danish RE major Ørsted has agreed to acquire 50% interest from Eversource Energy in the uncontracted federal offshore wind lease area currently owned jointly by the two companies against a consideration price of $625 million. In addition to the seabed, which is in early-stage development, the agreement also includes contracts and partnerships for key operational […]

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Siemens Gamesa To Supply Turbines For 1.5 GW Baltic 2 Sea Project

Global renewable energy conglomerates Ørsted and PGE Baltica have selected wind turbine major Siemens Gamesa for turbine supply for the Baltica 2 offshore wind project in the Baltic Sea. It will be supplying for one of the two stages of the wind energy project that will help Poland’s offshore wind industry to make giant leaps […]

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Google Looks at Powering Data Centres with Wind Energy in Belgium, Netherlands

Tech giant Google has firmly set its sights on curbing carbon footprints and powering its date centres with renewable energy. To turn these goals into reality, Google has been on a PPA-signing spree with renewable energy firms. In the most recent news, the American firm has revealed that it has signed two PPAs in Belgium […]

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