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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...


Shell, Innogy and Stiesdal are Testing New Foundations for Offshore Wind Turbines

Feb 15, 2019 08:26 | Essen, Germany – Offshore Wind Energy offers huge potential for power generation along the coasts. Because of the prevailing water depths, the conventional foundation technology is reaching its limits. Floating foundations are an alternative approach. read more...


Centrica signs PPA with Moray Offshore Windfarm East

Feb 11, 2019 12:58 | Windsor, UK - Centrica plc has entered into a long-term contract with Moray Offshore Windfarm (East) Ltd to trade and balance 76.7 pct. of the electricity generated from the 950 MW installation. read more...


Siemens Gamesa Reaffirms its Leading Position in Spanish Wind Energy Market

Feb 11, 2019 08:26 | Zamudio, Spain - With new agreements to supply nearly 200 MW to five separate customers, Siemens Gamesa ratified its #1 position in the Spanish market, where it accounts for over 55 percent of the installed fleet. In total, the company will supply 63 wind turbines this year to seven wind farms, located in Navarra (32 machines), Valladolid (4), Zaragoza (15), Málaga (9) and Cádiz (3). The company will also provide operating and maintenance (O&M) services for all those facilities. read more...


Siemens Gamesa presents new 10 MW offshore wind turbine

Jan 16, 2019 11:43 | Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) launched the SG 10.0-193 DD, the company’s first 10+ MW offshore wind turbine. According to Siemens, the 10 MW rating is made possible through a larger generator diameter, building on the proven SGRE Direct Drive generator technology. read more...


Siemens Gamesa Signs Major Order in Mexico and Inaugurates its New Engineering Centre in India

Dec 14, 2018 10:16 | Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa will supply 60 units of its SG 4.5-145 wind turbines with a flexible power rating of 4.2 MW to Enel Green Power’s Parque Amistad III and IV wind farms in Coahuila, Mexico. In India the company has inaugurated a new centre which is one of the three major R&D hubs for Siemens Gamesa around the world. read more...


Siemens Gamesa Signs Second Order with Enel in Russia for over 200 MW

Dec 14, 2018 09:39 | Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has secured a second order in Russia from Enel Russia, one of the country's independent power producers (IPP), for the supply of 201 megawatts (MW) of wind turbines. read more...