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Siemens to partially repower two NextEra projects in Texas

UNITED STATES: Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) is partially repowering two wind farms in Texas operated by NextEra Energy Resources.

Xcel Energy expands US plans

UNITED STATES: Xcel Energy has broadened its US expansion plans to 11 new wind projects across seven states, totalling 3.38GW in capacity.

Europe's repowering drive stuck in bottom gear

EUROPE: Once seen as a substantial sector for growth, the increasing shift towards competitive tendering and a lack of political goodwill is forcing repowering projects to compete against new build for fewer available contracts across Europe.

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Analysis: As construction boom ends, manufacturers look elsewhere

CANADA: Turbine manufacturers lured to Canada by multi-gigawatt procurement programmes and local content requirements are recalibrating as the market feeding their manufacturing facilities starts to wane.

Yieldco slump raises questions over future profits

ANALYSIS: A precipitous drop in share prices over the past three months is raising questions over the long-term viability of yieldcos as a way to raise capital for renewable energy infrastructure.

EDF and RES among Ontario bidders

CANADA: Ontario's first competitive renewable energy procurement since cancelling its feed-in tariff programme for large-scale projects in 2013 attracted bids from a strong lineup of leading international and Canadian wind energy developers.

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