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Jan 17, 2017 16:54 | Kolding, Denmark – Wind turbine rotor blade manufacturer LM Wind Power announced that its newly developed 66.9 meter blades for Goldwind´s 3MW wind turbine platform, the GW3S, were installed successfully on the first prototype turbine. read more...
Jan 17, 2017 16:48 | Hamburg - German wind turbine manufacturer Nordex has signed a contract for supplying 22 AW125/3000 turbines for the construction of the first phase of "Mount Gellibrand" wind farm in Australia. read more...
Jan 16, 2017 16:39 | Kahramanmaras, Turkey - Turkey wants to make the best use of renewable energy sources, according to the Turkish project developer proWIND Alternatif Enerji. read more...
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Jan 13, 2017 | • 28% increase in new business in Germany to EUR 1.17 billion Hamburg (renewablepress) - The Nordex Group closed 2016 with strong December order intake in Germany. In the last month of the year alone, it received orders for 89 wind turbines in 33 projects with a combined capacity of 262.5 MW. Con... read more...
Jan 12, 2017 | Hamburg (renewablepress) - Uptrend Down Under: End of 2016 the Nordex Group has signed a contract for supplying 22 AW125/3000 turbines for the construction of the first phase of "Mount Gellibrand" wind farm in Australia. This 66 MW project is located near Colac, in Western Victoria state, in the sou... read more...
Jan 11, 2017 | • 33.6% increase in new orders • Acquisition of Acciona Windpower drives growth in South and North America • Working capital ratio meeting 2016 target Hamburg (renewablepress) - The order intake of the Nordex Group (ISIN DE000A0D6554) grew by 33.6% to EUR 3.30 billion in 2016 (2015: EUR 2.47 bi... 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.