wind energy

Wind Farm Critics Want To Stop Expansion In Upper PeninsulaOpponents say 14 turbines in Delta County are noisy and are a threat to birds.
DTE Energy Buying Wind Park In Huron CountyThe utility announced Monday that the 75-megawatt Pheasant Run II wind park in Huron County will be renamed the Brookfield Wind Park.
Consumers Breaks Ground For New Wind FarmConsumers Energy, its contractors, Tuscola County-area landowners and local government officials held a groundbreaking event Friday to officially start construction of the company's second wind park, called the Cross Winds Energy Park.
Consumers Energy Adds More Wind PowerConsumers Energy is Michigan's largest supplier of renewable energy and will soon be adding more to serve its customers. The company Thursday announced it had signed a contract with GE to supply 62 more wind turbine generators for the Cross Winds Energy Park in Tuscola County.
McKenzie Bay Settles Debt DisputeThe struggling, longtime wind energy firm McKenzie Bay International Ltd. (Pink Sheets: MKBY) Thursday announced is pleased to announce that it has satisfied its outstanding debt with Jersey City, N.J.-based YA Global Investments LP.
DTE Energy Earnings Fall On One-Time Tax BenefitThe utilty holding company DTE Energy reported second quarter 2012 earnings of $146 million, or 86 cents a share, down from $202 million, or $1.19 a share, in the same quarter of 2011.
ITC Celebrates Start Of Thumb Loop High Voltage LineThe Thumb Loop project consists of about 140 miles of double-circuit 345,000 volt (345 kV) transmission lines and four new substations. It will serve as the “backbone” of a system designed to meet the identified maximum wind energy potential of the Thumb region and will be capable of supporting a maximum capacity of about 5,000 MW.
ITCTransmission To Celebrate Start of Construction Of The Thumb LoopITC Transmission Co., a subsidiary of ITC Holdings Corp., will celebrate the beginning of line construction on its Thumb Loop Transmission Line Project in Tuscola County in an invitation-only event Friday
Consumers Opens Caro Development Office For Cross Winds Energy ParkConsumers Energy has opened a development office in Caro as it moves forward with its Cross Winds Energy Park.
DTE Energy Seeks Another 100 MW Of Wind PowerDTE Energy has issued a Request for Proposals that is part of the company's plan to continue to add Michigan-based renewable power to its energy portfolio over the next two years.
DTE Energy Plans Thumb Open House For Wind SuppliersDTE Energy will host an open house for potential suppliers to learn about business opportunities with the company's expanding wind portfolio.
ITC Selects Michigan Firm For First Phase Of Thumb Loop Transmission LineNovi-based ITCTransmission, a wholly owned subsidiary of ITC Holdings Corp., the nation's largest independent electricity transmission company, Friday announced it has selected Iron Mountain-based M.J. Electric LLC, a Quanta Services company (NYSE: PWR), to build the first segment of the Thumb Loop high-voltage transmission line.
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