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Vestas secures 228 MW order from PacifiCorp

May 20, 2019 08:55 | Aarhus, Dänemark - Vestas has received an order for 228 MW of V136-4.2 MW, operating in 4.3 MW power optimised mode, from PacifiCorp, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Energy, for the 250 MW Ekola Flats wind project, located in Wyoming. read more...


Siemens Gamesa Increased Net Income in The First Half of FY 19 to €67 Million

May 08, 2019 11:34 | Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) reported the results of the first half (October-March) and the second quarter (January-March) of fiscal year (FY) 2019. read more...


Deutsche Windtechnik achieves a new milestone: Maintenance for Siemens SWT-3.6 at the Riffgat offshore wind farm

Apr 30, 2019 18:09 | Bremen, Germany - Deutsche Windtechnik has been awarded the contract to provide maintenance for 30 Siemens SWT-3.6-120 wind turbines at the Riffgat offshore wind farm as part of an EU tender procedure that was initiated by EWE Offshore Service und Solutions GmbH (EWE OSS). read more...


Van Oord Completed the Installation of Belgium’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm

Apr 30, 2019 09:03 | Rotterdam, the Netherlands - Van Oord successfully installed the last of the in total 44 wind turbines of the Norther offshore wind farm. Achieving this milestone and already delivering renewable energy makes an important contribution to the energy transition. read more...


Siemens Gamesa receives a new order for wind turbines to be installed in Canada

Apr 29, 2019 14:47 | Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has announced that it has signed a contract to supply and commission 43 SG 4.5-145 wind turbines, with flexible rating up to 4.8 MW, for a wind project in Canada with an undisclosed customer. read more...


Windtest grevenbroich puts new container for FRT tests into operation

Apr 29, 2019 12:12 | Grevenbroich, Germany - In the middle of April 2019, windtest grevenbroich gmbh (wtg) put another container into operation for testing the grid compatibility of energy generation units. read more...


Energy Transition in France: Siemens Gamesa Selected as Preferred Supplier for 1,000 MW Offshore Wind Farm

Apr 18, 2019 11:09 | Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) and Eolien Maritime France (EMF) have signed a framework agreement with the objective of supplying and servicing offshore wind turbines with a capacity of approximately 1,000 MW for two of EMF’s three French offshore wind projects currently under development. read more...


Senvion signs 100 Million Euro Loan Agreement with its Lenders and Main Bond Holders

Apr 18, 2019 09:49 | Hamburg, Germany - Senvion, its lenders and main bond holders have signed a binding loan agreement, setting forth terms for a 100 million Euro debtor-in-possession facility. According to the wind turbine company, the facility enables Senvion to continue its business operations following last week's self-administration filing. read more...


Vattenfall Relies on 10 MW Offshore Turbine from Siemens Gamesa

Apr 16, 2019 10:25 | Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) and Vattenfall are collaborating to realize the supply of wind turbines for offshore wind power plants being developed in Dutch waters. Pending final developments, the new SG 10.0-193 DD turbines with a cacpacity of 10 Megawatts (MW) could be installed at Vattenfall’s Hollandse Kust Zuid 1&2 and Hollandse Kust Zuid 3&4 projects. read more...


Siemens Gamesa Receives Order for Denmark’s Largest Onshore Wind Project

Apr 15, 2019 10:39 | Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa has signed an order with Eurowind Energy for Thorup-Sletten, the largest onshore windfarm in Denmark to date. The 18 onshore turbines will have a total capacity of 77 MW and an electricity production equivalent to the average annual consumption of approximately 65,000 households. read more...


Owners Have Selected EnBW as Exclusive Bidder for the Acquisition of Valeco Group

Mar 29, 2019 08:53 | Karlsruhe, Germany / Montpellier, France - As part of its clear strategy to internationalise its renewable energy business, EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG also wants to create further growth in France. read more...


Transformer Platform for Offshore Wind Farm EnBW Albatros Installed

Mar 29, 2019 08:36 | Stuttgart, Germany - The Topside of the Offshore substation of the wind farm EnBW Albatros in the North Sea was installed this week (2019-03-26). The Heavy Lift Jack-Up Vessel (HLJV) Pacific Ospray had loaded the Topside in Rotterdam. read more...


Vestas Expands 4 MW Platform to Unlock Sites With Extreme Weather Conditions

Mar 07, 2019 14:09 | Aarhus, Denmark - As part of its efforts to offer innovative solutions to meet customer needs, Vestas is introducing the V136-4.2 MW Extreme Climate wind turbine. According to Vestas this new variant of the 4 MW platform offers maximum energy production in low to medium wind speeds, while being designed to handle extreme weather conditions that have previously been challenging to exploit. read more...


Vestas Leads 2018 Ranking of Wind Turbine Manufacturers

Feb 21, 2019 16:07 | London, UK - Developers commissioned a little over 45 GW of onshore wind turbines globally in 2018 compared with 47 GW a year earlier. Just four manufacturers accounted for more than half, or 57 percent, of the machines deployed: Denmark’s Vestas, China’s Goldwind, GE Renewable Energy of the U.S. and Spain’s Siemens Gamesa. read more...


KNOC and Equinor Sign MOU for Commercial Floating Wind Farm

Feb 20, 2019 10:33 | Stavanger, Norway - Korea National Oil Corporation (KNOC) and Equinor ASA have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to jointly explore the opportunities to develop commercial floating offshore wind in South Korea. read more...