August 1, 2017

Another Milestone For Sidrap Wind Farm Project: The First Specialist Ship Leaves Spain On Route To Parepare

Sidrap – PT UPC Sidrap Bayu Energi is pleased to announce that the main turbine parts for the Sidrap Wind Farm Project have been shipped from Spain and are on the way to Nusantara Port Parepare in South Sulawesi, Indonesia.   The Gamesa G114 2,5 MW hubs and nacelles are […]
July 29, 2017

AC Energy inks deal to develop small island power projects in Indonesia

AC Energy will provide funding for projects with sub-50MW capacities. AC Energy International Holdings Pte Ltd., an affiliate of AC Energy Holdings, Inc. (“AC Energy”), which in turn is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ayala Corporation, entered into a development funding arrangement with UPC Renewables Asia Pacific Holdings Ltd. and UPC […]
July 21, 2017

PRIME Coalition Closes Seed Round for Rebound Technologies

Pioneering foundations and impact investors back refrigeration company for large-scale social impact BOSTON, July 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Rebound Technologies, a Denver-based startup developing a novel refrigeration technology that will dramatically reduce energy consumption for one of the world’s largest and fastest growing electricity end-uses, has closed its $1.2M […]
June 9, 2017

UPC announces plan for 1,000MW wind farms in Tasmania

UPC Renewables and the Hammond family on Friday unveiled plans for two huge wind farms totalling up to 1,000MW in the north-west corner of Tasmania. UPC said it had signed a deal with the  Hammond Family, owners of Robbins Island and other lands near Smithton on the north west coast […]
June 9, 2017

NW wind farm a jobs bonanza

Tasmania’s north-west is to be home to one of the largest wind farms in the Southern Hemisphere. UPC Renewables, which has been building similar projects globally for 20 years, is to build a 1,000 megawatt facility at Robbins Island and Jim’s Plain in the state’s north-west. Costing for the project […]
June 8, 2017

Huge Robbins Island wind farm deal

A $1 billion-plus wind farm project is set to proceed at Circular Head as Tasmania’s renewable energy revolution gathers pace. The long-awaited Robbins Island wind farm is expected to provide about  250 construction jobs, plus more than 50 ongoing jobs. It is expected to cost between $1.2 billion and $1.6 billion, and will […]
June 8, 2017

UPC Renewables enters the Australian market with the signing of an agreement to develop one of the southern hemisphere’s largest wind farms at Robbins Island and Jims Plain

MEDIA RELEASE International renewable energy developer, UPC Renewables today formally announced the entry into Australia with the creation of UPC Renewables Australia Pty Ltd. UPC Renewables has been a developer for more than 20 years, with UPC-formed companies having developed more than 3,500 MWs of renewable energy and more than […]
June 8, 2017

Proposed $1.2 billion wind farm on Robbins Island would need a second Basslink cable

PLANS for a $1.2 billion wind farm in North-West Tasmania will rely on the addition of a second Bass Strait electricity cable. Global energy developer UPC Renewables has gathered more than 12 years of wind data, along with conducting environmental and financial modelling for a 10,000-hectare site on Robbins Island, […]
February 10, 2017

Gamesa to supply turbines for Indonesia’s first wind farm

Gamesa has entered into a turbine-supply agreement with PT UPC Sidrap Bayu Energi, a joint venture owned by UPC Renewables, PT Binatek, and AC Energy Holdings. The contract is for 75 MW for the first wind farm ever to be commissioned in Indonesia, a high-potential wind market. This order also constitutes a […]
February 8, 2017

Financial close for Indonesia’s first utility-scale wind project

INDONESIA: A consortium headed by UPC Renewables has reached financial close for the 75MW Sidrap wind farm in South Sulawesi. Construction has already started on the $150 million development, which will be Indonesia’s first utility-scale wind project when it starts delivering power from its 30 Gamesa G114 2.5MW turbines early […]