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Siemens Gamesa Reinforces its Presence in China With a New Order For 300 MW

Sep 18, 2017 10:15 | Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has secured an agreement for the supply of 300 MW in China, one of its largest ever in this market. read more...


DONG Energy Awarded Contract to Build World’s Biggest Offshore Wind Farm

Sep 13, 2017 09:21 | Fredericia, Denmark - DONG Energy has been awarded a contract to build its Hornsea Project Two offshore wind farm, at the lowest-ever price for offshore wind in the UK. read more...


Nordex to Cut up to 500 Jobs

Sep 05, 2017 16:54 | Hamburg – German wind turbine manufacturer Nordex has adopted a cost-cutting programme to respond to the continuing decline in demand and the sharp change in market conditions in its core market Germany as well as in other European countries, as already announced before. read more...


Northland Power's Deutsche Bucht Offshore Wind Farm Reaches Financial Close

Aug 21, 2017 14:19 | Toronto, Canada - Northland Power Inc. announced that the EUR 1.3 billion Deutsche Bucht ("DeBu") project has reached financial close, with all of the equity contributed to the project and all debt required for the project now fully committed by the project lenders. read more...


GE and AGL Develop Australia’s Largest Wind Farm

Aug 17, 2017 16:36 | Brisbane, Australia - GE announced an agreement with the Powering Australian Renewables Fund (PARF) to supply and install 123 wind turbines for the Coopers Gap wind farm project at Cooranga North, 250 kilometres north-west of Brisbane. read more...


Duke Energy Seeking Wind Power Capacity up to 500 MW

Aug 16, 2017 19:29 | Charlotte, USA – As part of building a smarter energy future and generating cleaner energy for its customers, Duke Energy Carolinas (DEC) issued a request for proposals (RFP) for up to 500 megawatts (MW) of wind capacity that would be delivered to its transmission system. read more...


Boskalis Acquires Subsea Survey Specialist Gardline

Aug 16, 2017 14:17 | Papendrecht, Netherland - Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. announces that it has acquired all shares of the Gardline Group (Gardline) as of today. read more...


DONG Energy Divests 50 Percent of Offshore Wind Farm Borkum Riffgrund 2

Aug 16, 2017 10:07 | Fredericia, Denmark - DONG Energy has entered into an agreement to sell 50 percent of Borkum Riffgrund 2, a 450 megawatt (MW) German offshore wind farm project, to Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP). read more...


Siemens Gamesa Successfully Installs Asia's Tallest Wind Turbines in Thailand

Aug 16, 2017 09:59 | Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa has set a new record in Asia by installing this year the tallest wind turbines on the continent. read more...


Ownership of The Four Dogger Bank Offshore Wind Projects Announced

Aug 15, 2017 11:25 | London, UK - The ownership arrangements for the four consented Dogger Bank offshore wind projects have been agreed and signed by the three Forewind shareholders, innogy, SSE and Statoil. read more...


Peikko Delivers Rock Foundations to Wind Park in Central Norway

Aug 15, 2017 10:50 | Lahti, Finland - Peikko Group’s Norwegian subsidiary Peikko Norge AS has received a substantial order to deliver rock foundation technology to Storheia Wind Park in Sør-Trøndelag area, Central Norway. read more...


Senvion Installs First Prototype of 3.4M140 EBC

Aug 15, 2017 10:44 | Hamburg, Germany - Senvion has successfully completed the installation of the first 3.4M140 EBC turbine prototype in Heckelberg for the Notus energy Group. The prototype in Heckelberg can power nearly 3,000 households per year despite low wind conditions. read more...


Planning Consent Allows for Next Generation Turbines at East Anglia Three Offshore Windfarm

Aug 09, 2017 13:08 | Glasgow, Scotland - ScottishPower Renewables has received planning approval from the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), Greg Clark MP, for the East Anglia THREE offshore windfarm with an output capacity of up to 1,200 megawatts (MW). read more...


A New Prototype of 10MW Offshore Wind Generator

Jul 28, 2017 10:06 | Donostia-San Sebastia, Spain - A huge market volume is expected for the upcoming years in offshore wind but severe cost reduction is required. Market demands more powerful and reliable wind turbines to reduce offshore wind farms capital and operation expenses. However the turbines in the range of 10 Mw based on current conventional generators would have a huge size and weight, putting at risk the technical and economic feasibility. read more...


Invenergy and GE Renewable Energy Announce America´s Largest Wind Farm

Jul 27, 2017 10:11 | Chicago, USA - Invenergy, North America´s largest independent, privately-held renewable energy company, along with GE Renewable Energy, announced a 2,000 megawatt wind farm that will be the largest in the U.S. and second-largest in the world, once operational. The Wind Catcher facility is currently under construction in the Oklahoma panhandle and will generate wind electricity from 800 GE 2.5 megawatt turbines. read more...