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Jun 22, 2018 17:01 | Santiago, Chile - Sarco wind farm has announced it has reached another successful milestone that has seen the completion of the lifting of the first of its 50 wind turbines. The wind farm is located approximately 70 km to the southeast of the city of Vallenar in the Atacama Region in northern Chile. read more...
Jun 08, 2018 08:13 | Rudolstadt, Germany - After successful testing of the prototype, a new plug-in to Bachmann’s Condition Monitoring System provides plant operators with regular updates on the balance condition of their wind turbines’ blades. read more...
Jun 01, 2018 20:00 | Hamburg, Germany / Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) intensifies its cooperation with wpd offshore in the preparation of the Yunlin offshore wind power project in Taiwan. The project, to be located approximately six kilometers from shore in the Taiwan Strait, will reach a total capacity of 640 megawatts. read more...
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Deutsche WindGuard supports Energiekontor UK in the development of first subsidy-free wind farm in the UK
Jun 20, 2018 | Financial close for the first subsidy-free wind farm in the UK Varel (renewablepress) - Maintaining their long-standing collaboration, Deutsche WindGuard Consulting GmbH has supported Energiekontor UK in the development of the Withernwick Wind Farm Extension, which is believed to be the first sub... read more...
Jun 18, 2018 | Utility orders 31 turbines with a total capacity of 95 MW Hamburg (renewablepress) - The Nordex Group has won yet new orders from Spain. The company will supply a total of 31 turbines with a combined capacity of 95 megawatts. Nordex will begin with the installation of these wind farms starting in... read more...
Jun 13, 2018 | - The award was presented during the annual SAPPHIRE NOW 2018 conference, which brought together the world’s foremost technological and digital companies in Orlando, USA - Kaiserwetter has been recognized for their use of the Internet of Things (loT), powered by SAP technology, which SAP says is ... read more...
The wind energy sector is currently the most well-developed area of industry in the renewable energy sector around the world. Over the past 30 years, an efficient wind energy sector has developed due to the development of research and funding programmes in many countries. With its entry into the offshore wind energy market, what was previously a niche market has now become a global market with major prospects for exports and increasingly powerful wind turbines.
The website www.windindustry.com offers an introduction to companies and stakeholders from the wind energy sector, and to their offerings, products and range of services. In addition to industry stakeholders, a branch of research into wind energy has developed steadily with the establishment of research facilities around the world. Universities and educational institutions are offering new or expanded options for education and training in the domain of wind energy.
The stock index RENIXX World (Renewable Energy Industrial Index), which comprises the world’s 30 largest companies listed on the stock exchange, reflects the global market development of the renewable energy industry and specifically the wind energy sector. The calendar of events gives details of important trade fairs, events, seminars and conferences relating to wind power. Wind Jobs opportunities around the world are advertised on the Job Portal.