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Nordex Receives Orders from Colombia and Germany

Jul 31, 2020 11:55 | Hamburg, Germany - The wind turbine manufacturer Nordex has been awarded further contracts in Colombia and Germany. read more...


GE’s Haliade-X 12 MW Turbine Obtains Provisional Type Certificate by DNV GL

Jul 28, 2020 16:53 | Paris, France - The GE Renewable Energy Haliade-X 12 MW prototype, the world’s most powerful wind turbine operating to date, has received a provisional type certificate from DNV-GL, the world’s largest independent certification body in mid June 2020 last month. read more...


Wpd Concludes Next Electricity Supply Contract in Poland

Jul 24, 2020 09:57 | Bremen, Germany - Bremen-based project developer and operator of wind and solar parks Wpd has recently reported repeatedly on the successful financing of green power projects through long-term power supply contracts or Power Purchase Agreements (PPA). Wpd has now concluded a further PPA in Poland. read more...


DIN Sets Industry Standards For The First Time For Dismantling Wind Turbines

Jul 24, 2020 09:43 | Hanover, Berlin, Dresden / Germany - With the end of the 20-year EEG compensation period, the question will arise in the next few years for many thousands of wind turbines (WTGs) as to whether continued operation is possible or whether decommissioning is necessary. As there has not been a deconstruction standard so far, neither in Germany nor in Europe. read more...


Siemens Gamesa and Vestas Score Points in Asia With New Orders

Jul 23, 2020 15:27 | Zamudio, Spain / Randers, Denmark - Wind turbine manufacturers Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) and Vestas announce new orders from Asia. Siemens Gamesa has been awarded the contract for the largest nearshore project in Vietnam to date. Vestas will supply the wind turbines for a 40 megawatt (MW) wind farm in Japan. read more...


VGB Launches New Wind Benchmark Database and Publishes Position Paper

Jul 23, 2020 12:18 | Essen, Germany - The technical association of energy plant operators VGB Power Tech from Essen and its members deal with the further optimization of plant technology and plant operation in the wind energy sector. A new database is to provide operators with important benchmarks for comparisons. In addition, a harmonised system for systematic plant identification for the construction and operation of wind energy plants promises to increase the efficiency and improve the profitability of plant operation. read more...


Nordex With a Sharp Decline in Orders in Q2 2020

Jul 21, 2020 08:45 | Hamburg, Germany - The Hamburg-based Nordex Group was able to obtain numerous firm orders in the second quarter of 2020 despite the difficult circumstances created by the coronavirus pandemic. At the same time, however, there has been a sharp decline of more than 50 percent compared with the same quarter of the previous year. read more...


Nordex Builds Wind Farms in Finland

Jul 17, 2020 14:11 | Hamburg, Kallinchen, Dresden / Germany- Finland is increasingly developing into an interesting wind energy market. With the Konttisuo wind farm of Energiequelle GmbH, a project with Nordex turbines is about to start construction. Nordex has received a further order for a Finnish project from the VSB Group. read more...


Take Over: Reetec Becomes Part of Robur Wind GmbH

Jul 13, 2020 17:28 | Munich, Germany - Robur Wind GmbH further strengthens its portfolio in the wind energy sector and has taken over Reetec GmbH with effect from 01.07.2020. The location of Reetec GmbH in Bremen is to be retained. read more...


Nordex Group Obtains Major Order for 312 MW from Spain

Jul 10, 2020 13:25 | Hamurg, Germany - End of June, the Nordex Group has obtained a large order from Spain: the Group will supply and install N149/4.0-4.5 turbines in the 4.8 MW operating mode for the 312 MW "Gecama" wind farm. read more...


WPD Successful With PPAs in Finland, Spain and Poland - Turbine Supply Contract for French Wind Trender Project Concluded

Jul 07, 2020 12:24 | Bremen, Germany - The Bremen-based developer and operator of on- and offshore wind farms and solar parks can report further successes with wind energy projects based on power purchase agreements (PPAs) in Finland, Spain and Poland. In France Wpd concludes supply contract for wind turbines in the onshore project Auzay. read more...


Wpd Windmanager, PSM and Deutsche Windtechnik Growing Together

Jul 06, 2020 11:54 | Erkelenz, Germany - What has been practised for 15 years is now also reflected in the name: PSM has been renamed Wpd Windmanager. read more...


Wpd Europe GmbH Completes Infrastructure and Foundation Construction for Swedish Wind Farm

Jul 04, 2020 15:12 | Bremen, Germany - For wind turbine manufacturer Vestas, the green light can soon be given for the installation of the first turbines at the Aldermyrberget wind farm in the municipality of Skellefteå in the north of Sweden. read more...


Nordex to Build Factory for Concrete Towers in Spain

Jul 02, 2020 09:53 | Hamburg, Germany - The wind turbine manufacturer Nordex is continuing its strategy of flexible local production of concrete towers for wind turbines. In Spain, construction has now commenced on a further concrete tower production facility. Nordex already produces concrete towers for wind turbines at eleven locations around the world. read more...


Confirmation: Wpd receives another A rating from Euler Hermes

Jul 01, 2020 08:54 | Bremen, Germany - The rating agency Euler Hermes has been rating Wpd AG since 2003. Since then, the Bremen-based company has consistently been awarded the coveted A rating. read more...