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Go-ahead Given for Nacelle Assembly Facility of Siemens Gamesa in Taiwan

Sep 18, 2019 17:22 | Zamudio, Spain – The wind turbine manufacturer Siemens Gamesa held a launch ceremony with local government authorities and wind industry partners in Taiwan for what will be the company’s first offshore nacelle assembly facility outside of Europe. read more...


Wind Energy: Siemens Gamesa Builds World’s Largest Wind Turbine Blade Test Stand

Sep 13, 2019 10:46 | Zamudio, Spain – The wind turbine Manufacturer Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has begun construction of the world’s largest wind turbine blade test stand in Aalborg, Denmark. The site will be capable of performing full-scale tests on the next generations of SGRE rotor blades and is expected to be fully operational before the end of 2019. read more...


Service Configurator ZULU for Renewable Energy Assets Is now also Available for Solar Parks

Sep 13, 2019 10:21 | Hamburg , Germany - ZULU, the world's first online service configurator for the technical and financial management of wind energy facilities developed by Kaiserwetter Energy Asset Management GmbH, is also available for photovoltaic power plants now. read more...


WindGuard stays on track in a strained market environment

Sep 09, 2019 17:18 | Varel, Germany - Deutsche WindGuard from Varel, Germany, one of the leading independent service providers in the wind industry, has already achieved important goals in 2019 in core services of the company. In 2019, for example, the Technical Management of Deutsche WindGuard has skipped the 600 MW mark. read more...


Condition Monitoring: Bachmann Expands Portfolio with Structural Health Monitoring

Sep 03, 2019 15:02 | Rudolstadt, Germany - Bachmann Monitoring expands its competence by acquiring team know-how and intellectual property from airwerk GmbH. By adding substantial SHM know-how to its already successful product and services, Bachmann offers a comprehensive monitoring concept to its customers and significantly enhances the company’s portfolio in the area of Condition Monitoring. read more...


Construction of “EnBW Hohe See” offshore wind farm completed

Aug 13, 2019 12:10 | Karlsruhe, Germany - EnBW has installed all 71 wind turbines of its offshore wind farm “Hohe See” in the German North Sea. read more...


Siemens Gamesa Receives Order for its First Nearshore Project in Vietnam

Jul 23, 2019 08:59 | Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has secured an order to supply seven SG 4.5-145 for No. 5 Thanh Hai 1 wind farm. It is the company’s first nearshore project in Vietnam located between 2 km and 5 km off the coast. read more...


Turbine assembly Begins for First Floating Wind Farm in Continental Europe

Jul 18, 2019 10:33 | Ferrol, Spain - The installation of the first Windfloat Atlantic turbine on its floating platform yesterday begun (2019-07-17) in the outer harbor of Ferrol in northwest spain. read more...


Plambeck Emirates and Saipem Sign MOU to Build a Floating Offshore Windfarm in Saudi Arabia

Jul 18, 2019 09:18 | Abu Dhabi – Plambeck Emirates LLC has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) as well as an exclusive agreement with Saipem, leading company in engineering, drilling and construction in the energy and infrastructure sectors , for the development and realization of a floating offshore windfarm. read more...


EnBW Hohe See Offshore Wind Farm: First Wind Turbine Generating Power

Jul 17, 2019 09:23 | Karlsruhe, Borkum, Heligoland / Germany - The first wind turbine in the EnBW „Hohe See“ offshore wind farm now generated and fed into the grid the wind farm’s first kilowatt-hour of electricity. read more...


Deutsche Windtechnik Wins Maintenance Contract for Senvion 6.2M

Jul 04, 2019 09:29 | Bremen, Germany - Effective immediately, the independent service provider Deutsche Windtechnik AG will now also provide maintenance for Senvion's largest multi-megawatt class: the 6-MW power class. read more...


ABB Wins Transformer Order for Offshore Wind Project in North Sea

Jun 27, 2019 10:00 | Zurich, Switzerland - ABB has won an order from MHI Vestas Offshore Wind to supply its Windstar transformers for installation in wind turbines in the North Sea. Under the project, 100 transformers manufactured in ABB’s transformer factory in Vaasa, Finland, will be supplied for Moray Offshore Renewable Power’s Moray East offshore wind project, located 22 kilometers off the coast of Scotland. read more...


Vestas and GE Renewable Energy Settle Multi-Patent Dispute

Jun 26, 2019 09:39 | Aarhus, Denmark and Boston, USA - Vestas Wind Systems A/S (Vestas) and General Electric Company (GE), acting through its Renewable Energy Business, have reached an amicable settlement of all disputes related to multiple patent infringement claims in the U.S., resulting in the discontinuation of the case pending in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California as well as all other pending proceedings related to the patents-in-suit. read more...


WIND-consult Develops New Tower Clearance Measurement System

Jun 25, 2019 11:31 | Rostock, Germany - In close cooperation WIND-consult GmbH and morewind engineering solutions GmbH have successfully completed the first milestone of the R&D project funded by the state of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania and the European Union for surveying tower clearance at wind turbines. read more...


Siemens Gamesa Lands Large Order for Offshore Wind Farm in Taiwan

Jun 17, 2019 11:00 | Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has conditionally received an order for the supply of offshore wind turbines including a 20-year full Service agreement for the 376 megawatt (MW) Formosa 2 Offshore Wind Farm Project in Taiwan. read more...