GE says plans new wind farms in Finland, Sweden

HELSINKI (Reuters) - General Electric's power generation unit is planning to build new wind farms in Finland and Sweden, a company executive said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 14th, 2017

McDonald"s plans to expand its Nordic business

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - McDonald's plans to open 200 restaurants and boost its number of customers by a third over the next 10 years in Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland, the U.S. fast food chain said in a statement on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 10th, 2018

New Mexico AG, others reach agreement on proposed wind farms

New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas, consumer advocates and others have reached a settlement with Xcel Energy over the utility's plans to add more wind power for customers in New Mexico and parts of Texas......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 11th, 2017

Plans for Offshore Wind Farms Face Headwinds in U.S.

After more than a decade spinning power from the gusts that sweep Europe’s North Sea, the offshore wind industry is finally turning to the U.S. A big hurdle: getting its giant turbines to American waters......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 9th, 2017

The Trump vs. California environmental fight nobody's talking about

The Trump Administration says it wants to build more solar and wind farms in the California desert. Environmentalists ar.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 18th, 2018

Anheuser-Busch Plans to Make Its Entire Beverage Line ‘Green’

Solar and wind power are part of the plan. Anheuser-Busch has plans to turn its entire beverage line green, not in color but as part of a larger initiative for the iconic beverage mak.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 17th, 2018

Why 25% of English farms could go bankrupt after Brexit

Reuters / Russell Cheyne Academics say government plans to replace farm subsidies after Brexit could mean that up to 25% of England's least prof.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 16th, 2018

Dean Okimoto hopes to sell majority of Nalo Farms to employee after debt is cleared

Hawaii agriculture veteran and Nalo Farms owner Dean Okimoto plans to sell the majority of his business to a young employee and his family after the sale of a 2.6-acre plot of farm land, representing about 15 percent of his farm.  After the sale .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 2nd, 2018

Nokia (NOK) Plans to Trim 353 Jobs in Finland to Cut Costs

Nokia (NOK) will cut 283 jobs from its mainstay networks business and 70.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytApr 2nd, 2018

Finland's Hatch Plans Netflix-Style Streaming for Mobile Games - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportFinland's Hatch Plans Netflix-Style Streaming for Mobile GamesU.S. News & World ReportHatch.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 26th, 2018

Xcel Energy"s Roosevelt County wind project gets approval

Xcel Energy will expand its reach in its southern system with the approval of two wind farms in New Mexico and in Texas. The New Mexico wind farm, dubbed the Sagamore Wind Project, was unanimously approved by the New Mexico Public Regulation Commis.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2018

Sweden Unveils Plans For "Total Societal Mobilization" Against Russia

In yet another sign of what Russia expert Stephen Cohen has described as the escalatin.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 21st, 2018

Swancor aims at cumulative 2.6GW offshore wind power installation in Taiwan by 2025

Swancor Holding aims to reach cumulative installation capacity of 520MW by 2020 and 2.6GW by 2025 for offshore wind farms in the Taiwan Strait, according to company chairman and president Robert Tsai......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 14th, 2018

How UCF may breathe new life into former Sanford Burnham research facility

As operations wind down at the 173,476-square-foot research center, the college is stepping up with transformative plans to rejuvenate the center......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 8th, 2018

GE Power, in Need of a Lift, Chases Tesla, Siemens in Batteries

General Electric Co., after a slow start in electric power storage, plans a new battery-storage platform for energy generated by wind turbines and solar panels......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 7th, 2018

Beleaguered GE Hopes Energy Storage Is Its Next Big Business

General Electric Co., after a slow start in electric power storage, plans a new battery-storage platform for energy generated by wind turbines and solar panels......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 7th, 2018

Electrolux halts $250 million project in Springfield, Tenn., after tariff announcement

After announcing in January a $250 million plant expansion in Springfield, Sweden's Electrolux reported Friday that its plans are.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 5th, 2018

The 20 best countries to live in if you"re a woman

jolly/Shutterstock Denmark is the best country in the world for women this year, according to a ranking from U.S. News & World Report. Sweden, Norway, the Netherlands, and Finland round out the .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 2nd, 2018

GE Plans Wind Turbine Nearly Three Times as Tall as Statue of Liberty

General Electric Co. said it is planning to build what would be the world’s largest and most powerful offshore wind turbine—a behemoth nearly three times as tall as the Statue of Liberty......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 1st, 2018

Utility reaches agreement in Texas over proposed wind farms

A utility has reached an agreement with rural electric cooperatives and others as it looks for regulatory approval to build two massive wind farms along the Texas-New Mexico border......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 27th, 2018

Great Plains signs power purchase deals with Kansas wind farms

Great Plains Energy Inc. has signed two power purchase agreements with Kansas wind farms scheduled to come online this year and next. The deals to buy 444 megawatts of power will boost wind capacity to about 25 percent of the company's generating .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 27th, 2018