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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...


Takeover: Green Wind Now Also Active in the Danish Wind Market

Jun 13, 2019 10:05 | Berlin, Germany – The German Green Wind Group from Berlin has taken over the Danish companies Ecopartner ApS in Aarhus and FWE Administration ApS in Copenhagen. Green Wind is now supplementing its existing portfolio with more than 150 megawatts (MW) at around 25 locations in technical and commercial operations management. Green Wind currently manages more than 550 MW in onshore operations in Germany and Denmark. read more...


DNV GL certifies Wikinger Offshore Wind farm for Iberdrola

Jun 11, 2019 15:39 | Hamburg, Germany – DNV GL, the world’s largest independent energy advisory and certification body, has awarded Iberdrola Renovables Offshore Deutschland GmbH the project certificate for its Wikinger offshore wind farm. read more...


Groundbreaking Offshore Research Project is Launched

Jun 05, 2019 14:56 | Blyth, UK - A new £4 million cross-sector innovation project is set to develop the world’s first fully autonomous robotic inspection and repair solution for offshore wind farms, which is expected to save the average wind farm approximately £26 million over the course of its lifetime. read more...


First Fully Autonomous Offshore Wind Inspection and Repair Solution under Development

May 29, 2019 10:45 | Blyth, UK - The new 4 million GBP cross-sector innovation project MIMRee with 8 partners under the lead of Plant Integrity Ltd is set to develop the world’s first fully autonomous robotic inspection and repair solution for offshore wind farms. read more...


Germany’s offshore wind supply chain under pressure

May 24, 2019 08:44 | Bruxelles, Belgium - The German offshore wind energy supply chain is under real pressure. A lack of auctions – the last one was in April 2018 and no more are scheduled until 2021 – and a disappointing perspective for future auction volumes to 2030 means their order books are drying up and it’s unclear when and how they will be filled. read more...


EDP and Engie Join Forces to Create a Leading Global Offshore Wind Player

May 22, 2019 14:37 | Paris, France and Lisbon, Portugal - Antonio Mexia, EDP CEO and Chairman of EDPR and Isabelle Kocher, Engie CEO, announced the signing of a strategic Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), to create a co-controlled 50/50 joint-venture (JV) in fixed and floating offshore wind. read more...


Ørsted Awards Major Offshore Order for Hornsea Two Project

May 21, 2019 11:16 | Zwijndrecht, Belgium - DEME Offshore has been awarded a major contract for the transport and installation of 165 foundations at Ørsted’s Hornsea Two offshore wind farm in the UK. Additionally, DEME Offshore secured the contract for the transport and installation of the turbines at the wind farm. 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...