- Date: 09/14/2011
ACCIONA Energy North America will celebrate the opening of its Lamèque Wind Power Project, located on the Acadian Peninsula of New Brunswick, with a private dedication ceremony for partners, dignitaries and landowners, followed by an open house for the entire community, on September 15, 2011. The 45 MW wind farm, initiated by La Coopérative d'Énergie Renouvelable de Lamèque, began construction late last summer and was officially brought online in the first quarter of 2011.
- Date: 07/27/2011
EBITDA amounted to 631 million euros, a 19.4% increase.
Between January and June, ACCIONA Energy increased installed capacity by 394 MW to 7,904 MW.
- Date: 07/20/2011
The Gunning Wind Farm, 46,5 MW, is located in New South Wales and represents a 107 million € investment.
ACCIONA's Chairman, José Manuel Entrecanales, congratulates the Government of Australia for its initiatives to increase the development of renewable sources of energy.
ACCIONA puts its fourth concentrated solar power (CSP) plant into service in Spain, in Cordoba provinceDate: 07/19/2011
The entry into service of Palma del Río I means that the company has installed 200 megawatts of thermal solar power in Spain and 23% of the country's current operating capacity.
This plant and its 'twin' Palma del Río II, grid connected in December 2010, represent an investment of around 500 million euros.
The two installations have created 700 jobs during the construction phase and 50 for their operation.
- Date: 07/14/2011
Both companies signed a framework agreement today at the shipyard in Puerto Real (Cadiz).
They both consider it essential that Spain does not miss the opportunity to create an industrial sub-sector linked to offshore wind, with a great potential for wealth and employment.
ACCIONA strengthens its energy marketing business by winning a contract for electricity supply from AcuamedDate: 06/21/2011
With a budget of 24.1 million euros, the contract covers the supply of 295 million kWh to Acuamed's desalination plants and other installations between July 2011 and June 2012.
The energy will come entirely from renewable sources.
José Manuel Entrecanales: “Companies must assume leadership in the pursuit of the balanced development of society; it is a need and a responsibility and also offers opportunities”Date: 06/09/2011
In 2010, ACCIONA reported consolidated revenues of 6,263 million euros and an EBITDA of 1,211 million euros, 16.1% more than the previous year.
ACCIONA's General Shareholders' Meeting gives its go ahead to the new composition of the share structure, which it sees as a way of increasing transparency; the Chairman emphasizes the "the desire and the intention of permanence of the two shareholders of reference".
The GSM greenlights Sol Daurella's appointment as Independent Director and accepts Tristan Garel-Jones's decision to step down.
The Chairman & CEO calls for long-term policies and stable regulatory frameworks for renewables and energy efficiency.
- Date: 05/12/2011
EBITDA up 12.3% to 308 million euros.
- Date: 05/10/2011
ACCIONA Windpower announces the enhanced 3 MW turbine featuring a 116-meter rotor diameter, now available for IEC Class IIa wind sites. The wind class upgrade on the AW3000/116 turbine delivers a leading power curve and the best cost of energy at sites with medium wind speeds, while also perfoming exceptionally well at almost any site. ACCIONA Windpower will feature the AW3000/116 turbine at the upcoming American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) Windpower show on May 22 - 25th, 2011 in Anaheim, CA.
- Date: 05/06/2011
The 45 MW Lamèque wind park in New Brunswick province supplies energy equivalent to the consumption of 8,000 homes.
The distribution company NB Power will purchase the power generated under a long-term purchasing contract.
ACCIONA Windpower has supplied the wind turbines -thirty 1.5 MW machines- and ACCIONA Infrastructure has built the facility taking advantage of intra-group synergies.