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Oct 22, 2018 15:44 | Madrid, Spain - Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) was named preferred supplier by customer Ørsted for their 900 MW Greater Changhua offshore wind power projects in Taiwan. The project includes approx. 112 units of the Asia-Pacific variant of the SG 8.0-167 DD offshore wind turbine and a Service agreement. read more...
Oct 19, 2018 10:17 | Atlantic City, USA - EDF Renewables North America has selected MHI Vestas Offshore Wind as the preferred supplier for the Nautilus Offshore Wind project off the coast of Atlantic City, New Jersey. read more...
Oct 12, 2018 08:24 | Leuven, Belgium – The project company Northwester 2 has reached the official close of financial agreements with all key stakeholders and banks for the construction of a 219 MW offshore wind farm. read more...
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Oct 23, 2018 | - OX2 orders in total 107.4 MW for four projects Hamburg (renewablepress) - The Nordex Group has received orders from Nordic’s largest project developer, OX2, for four projects in Finland, with a total installed capacity of 107.4 MW. IKEA Retail Finland, part of INGKA Group, is funding the cons... read more...
Oct 18, 2018 | Director sales aims to expand new and existing customer business Bremen (renewablepress) - A fresh breeze in the sales department: As of October 15, 2018, Till Schorer strengthens wpd windmanager GmbH & Co. KG as new director sales and is hence responsible for the management of the sales team. “T... read more...
Oct 10, 2018 | Hamburg (renewablepress) - The Nordex Group has closed the third quarter of 2018 with an order intake of 974 megawatts (MW), increasing the volume of firm orders in year-on-year comparison almost by a factor five (Q3/2017: 203.4 MW). Recently the company received orders in the United States conta... 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.