Wind Provides 25,000 Texas Jobs

2017-02-10T15:40:32+00:00

“That’s enough energy to power more than 5.7 million homes here in Texas, and also provide more than 25,000 jobs here in Texas,” said Tom Kiernan, who runs the wind energy trade group." Read More Here

Wind Provides 25,000 Texas Jobs2017-02-10T15:40:32+00:00

In Texas, Market Forces Driving Shift To Cleaner Energy, Study Says

2016-05-19T15:00:21+00:00

According to a study released by the Brattle Group Texas is on pace to rely more heavily on natural gas, wind and solar energy in the coming decades — and much less on coal. That’s regardless of how judges rule in battles over federal regulations meant to speed the shift toward cleaner-burning electricity sources, according [...]

In Texas, Market Forces Driving Shift To Cleaner Energy, Study Says2016-05-19T15:00:21+00:00

Alamo 5 is now on the power grid

2016-04-19T16:45:39+00:00

The Alamo 5 solar farm in Uvalde officially joined the state's power grid. The facility is capable of generating enough electricity to power 15,000 homes. The Alamo 5 solar farm was built using using parts made in San Antonio and is located on a 990-acres.  Read more about Alamo 5.

Alamo 5 is now on the power grid2016-04-19T16:45:39+00:00

Financing Closes For 150 MW Briscoe Wind Project

2016-11-23T15:01:52+00:00

Capital Dynamics, GE Energy Financial Services and Morgan Stanley completed financing for the 150 MW Briscoe Wind Farm in Briscoe County, Texas. According to the firms, Capital Dynamics' Clean Energy and Infrastructure team completed tax equity agreements with GE Energy Financial Services and Morgan Stanley and finalized construction debt and letter of credit agreements with [...]

Financing Closes For 150 MW Briscoe Wind Project2016-11-23T15:01:52+00:00

Invenergy arranges financing for Texas Rattlesnake Wind project

2015-01-13T21:30:41+00:00

Invenergy Wind says it has arranged debt and tax equity financing for its 207 MW Rattlesnake Wind Energy Center now under construction in West Texas.  Rattlesnake is located about 40 miles southeast of Midland.  The wind project will consist of 118 GE 1.7 wind turbines and should reach commercial operation in the third quarter of [...]

Invenergy arranges financing for Texas Rattlesnake Wind project2015-01-13T21:30:41+00:00

Study will assess shifting transmission costs to wind generators

2014-07-10T14:24:48+00:00

The Public Utility Commission of Texas is poised to study whether wind power generators should pick up some transmission costs now borne mostly by consumers statewide.  Texas is the nation's wind power leader, and PUC Chair Donna Nelson argues it's time to consider whether those generators are paying their fair share. But wind industry officials [...]

Study will assess shifting transmission costs to wind generators2014-07-10T14:24:48+00:00

New Rules Could Shed Light on Future Water Projects

2014-06-17T14:08:20+00:00

The future of Texas' water supply will start to take shape on Tuesday afternoon when the Texas Water Development Board releases draft rules for funding major water projects over the next several decades. Amid the continuing drought, voters approved Proposition 6 in November, authorizing the Legislature to provide the State Water Implementation Fund for Texas with $2 [...]

New Rules Could Shed Light on Future Water Projects2014-06-17T14:08:20+00:00

Friend Added as Partner

2016-11-23T15:01:52+00:00

The law firm of Stahl, Bernal, Davies, Sewell & Chavarria is pleased to announce that Gregory S. Friend has been named a partner in the Firm. Greg joined the Firm in 2012 and has significant experience as a transactional and regulatory attorney with a primary focus on renewable energy law. He practices in the Firm’s [...]

Friend Added as Partner2016-11-23T15:01:52+00:00

Invenergy Closes Construction Financing for Goldthwaite Wind Project

2013-07-03T14:38:04+00:00

Invenergy Wind LLC today announced the successful closing of construction financing for its Goldthwaite Wind Project (“Goldthwaite Wind”), which currently is in construction in Mills County, Texas.  Morgan Stanley acted as the Lead Arranger, Administrative Agent, and Issuing Bank for the construction loan.   The project site is located just southeast of the town of Goldthwaite, [...]

Invenergy Closes Construction Financing for Goldthwaite Wind Project2013-07-03T14:38:04+00:00

Bill Transfering Water Regulation from TCEQ to Texas PUC Heard at Capitol

2013-04-10T14:53:24+00:00

Rep. Charlie Geren’s complex and controversial water bill, HB 1307 was heard yesterday at the House Natural Resources Committee meeting at the Texas Capitol.  The bill would transfer water regulation duties from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) to the Public Utility Commission (PUC). The switch would affect how rate increases are handled, among [...]