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Apr 29, 2016 10:34 | Washington, D.C., USA - American wind power had its most productive first quarter for installations since 2012, the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) reported. read more...
Apr 29, 2016 09:26 | Aarhus, Denmark - n the first quarter of 2016, Danish wind power manufacturer Vestas generated revenue of EUR 1,464m – a decrease of 4 percent compared to the year-earlier period. read more...
Apr 28, 2016 15:27 | Mumbai, India - Tata Power announced the successful commissioning of its 44 MW Lahori wind farm project, located in Shajapur district of Madhya Pradesh. Tata Power has developed this project through its 100% subsidiary, Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited (TPREL). read more...
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Apr 29, 2016 | Bremen/Osnabrück (renewablepress) - The independent service provider Deutsche Windtechnik X-Service GmbH has received two contracts within the space of a few weeks for the new Nordex N117 turbines. The service specialists assumed responsibility for the maintenance of three N117 turbines for Planet e... read more...
Apr 29, 2016 | Hamburg (renewablepress) - Nordex has secured orders for two wind farms in the South West of Ireland totalling 42.5 MW, which will enter full operation in summer 2017. Both orders include a 15 year “Premium” full-service contract. The “Killaveenoge” Wind Farm near Drinagh in County Cork will feat... read more...
Apr 22, 2016 | Hamburg (renewablepress) - At the beginning of the year two new projects with Nordex turbines started operation in the United States: \"Thunder Spirit\" in North Dakota with 43 N100/2500 turbines and \"Fair Wind\" in Maryland with 12 WTGs of the same type. Shortly prior to this the American administ... 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.