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Fault in the Medium-voltage Network: Delta Completes the World's Most Powerful Test System

Mar 27, 2020 10:10 | Wilhelmshaven, Germany - In order to avoid a widespread loss of generation capacity in the manner of a domino effect, decentralized generation plants must also have a minimum tolerance for short-term voltage changes, e.g. due to short circuits or lightning strikes. The voltage tests can be carried out with the help of appropriate test equipment. read more...


Nordex Stock Going Through the Roof According to Figures

Mar 25, 2020 15:22 | Hamburg, Germany - The wind turbine manufacturer Nordex, listed in the RENIXX World regenerative stock index, has released its figures for 2019. Sales have risen by around one-third and EBITDA has also improved substantially. read more...


Vestas Scores in Ireland and Australia

Mar 25, 2020 14:53 | Randers, Denmark - Vestas, the Danish manufacturer of wind turbines has secured a 47 MW wind energy project in Northern Ireland. The client is ERG, one of the leading wind energy operators on the European market. Vestas will supply 13 wind turbines of the type V112-3.45 MW turbines in 3.6 megawatt (MW) operating mode. read more...


OX2 Chooses Nordex for Another Wind Farm in Sweden

Mar 18, 2020 16:13 | Hamburg - The Nordex Group has again received an order from Nordic developer OX2. The Nordex Group will supply 12 N149/4.0-4.5 turbines for the 48 MW Ljungbyholm wind farm. The order also includes a premium service of the turbines with a term of 30 years. read more...


RENAC Expands Training Programme for Green Financing

Mar 13, 2020 09:47 | Berlin, Germany - The implementation of climate protection measures requires knowledge and instruments of finance, but also technology-specific expertise on renewable energies and energy efficiency. In view of the growing demand, the Renewables Academy (RENAC), specialized in international training programmes, launched a special training programme in 2019. read more...


Electricity Market: Innogy Builds Tenth Wind Farm in Poland

Mar 12, 2020 17:20 | Essen, Germany - Despite the high share of lignite and hard coal in the electricity market in Poland, the country is also focusing on the expansion of renewable energies. In this market environment, the energy supplier Innogy SE is continuing to expand its presence in the Polish wind energy market. But Innogy is also active on the Polish solar market. read more...


Freqcon Extends Pitch Retrofit Offer for Wind Turbines

Mar 12, 2020 17:08 | Rethem, Germany - In wind turbines powerful pitch systems are decisive for power control or power limitation. At high wind speeds they also ensure that the rotor blades are turned out of the wind and brought into a safe position. read more...


Nordex Wins Major Order from Chile and Turkey and Publishes Preliminary Financial Figures for 2019

Mar 10, 2020 09:34 | Hamburg, Germany - The Hamburg based windturbine manufacturer Nordex Group has received large orders from Chile and Turkey. Nordex has also presented its preliminary figures for the 2019 financial year and confirmed its guidance. read more...


Vestas Wins First Order for New Turbine for Low and Ultra-low Wind Conditions in China

Mar 10, 2020 08:52 | Beijing, China - The Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas has been awarded the contract for its new V155-3.3 MW Turbine for low and ultra low wind conditions from China. According to Vestas, global demand for sustainable energy solutions optimised for low and ultra low wind conditions is increasing. read more...


Vestas Wins Repowering Order

Mar 09, 2020 15:58 | Vestas has received a 36 MW repowering order for the Overgaard II wind project from Wind Estate A/S, one of Denmark’s leading energy companies. read more...


Condition Monitoring: Bachmann Develops Low-Emissions CMS for Nordex

Mar 09, 2020 12:15 | Rudolstadt, Germany - German based Bachmann Monitoring GmbH from Rudolstadt has developed a Condition Monitoring System (CMS) with extremely low electromagnetic emissions for the Dutch wind farm "De Drentse Monden en Oostermoer" (DMO). read more...


Operational Management Portfolio: WPD Windmanager Receives Order for Hamwiede Wind Farm

Feb 28, 2020 11:59 | Bremen, Germany - WPD Windmanager is taking over the operational management of the Hamwiede wind farm for the Basel-based utility IWB (Industrielle Werke Basel). The Bremen Based company is thus responsible for the commercial and also technical management of seven Nordex N117 turbines with a total capacity of 16.8 megawatts (MW). read more...


Nordex Group Wins Large Wind Energy Orders in Brazil and Chile

Feb 25, 2020 13:10 | Hamburg, Germany - The wind turbine manufacturer Nordex Group has received orders from Brazil and Chile with a total capacity of 239 megawatts (MW). read more...


ABB Receives Major Order for Power Transformers from MHI Vestas Offshore Wind

Feb 18, 2020 13:48 | Zurich, Switzerland - ABB’s Power Grids business has been selected by MHI Vestas Offshore Wind to deliver its Windstar transformers to the Triton Knoll offshore wind farm, located 33 kilometers off the east coast of England. read more...


WPD Successful with Wind Energy PPAs in Northern Europe

Feb 13, 2020 08:40 | Bremen, Germany - In the course of the cost degression of renewable energy projects worldwide, long-term power supply contracts are developing into a successful model for the marketing of regeneratively generated electricity. read more...