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Mar 21, 2017 09:06 | Hamburg, Germany - today the Supervisory Board has appointed José Luis Blanco to succeed Lars Bondo Krogsgaard as CEO of the Company. read more...
Mar 17, 2017 12:22 | Hamburg, Germany - Senvion closed its financial year 2016 with revenues of EUR 2.21bn and adjusted EBITDA margins of 9.3%. Revenues were marginally lower than expected due to minor project delays out of Senvion´s control, but it still grew by 3.4% year-on-year. read more...
Mar 14, 2017 16:21 | Munich/Zamudio, Spain - The merger of Siemens´ Wind Power business and Gamesa has received unconditional clearance from the European competition authorities. read more...
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France: Deutsche Windtechnik has been awarded contracts to provide maintenance for Vestas V90 turbines for the first time
Mar 22, 2017 | Châlons-en-Champagne (France), Bremen/Ostenfeld (Germany) (renewablepress) - In June 2017, Deutsche Windtechnik´s French unit will begin providing maintenance for turbines from Vestas for the first time. The 22 V90 turbines generate a total output of 44 MW. The contracts are for full maintenance. Th... read more...
Mar 14, 2017 | - ABO Wind orders three N131/3000 turbines Hamburg (renewablepress) - The international developer ABO Wind has placed another order with Nordex to build a wind farm in Finland. Following the customer´s last order covering nine turbines in November 2016, a new one has now been placed for three N13... read more...
Mar 09, 2017 | - Manufacturer achieves 25 percent market share Hamburg (renewablepress) - In 2016 Nordex consolidated its position as market leader in Turkey. With some 350 megawatts the manufacturer accounted for a good 25 percent of the capacity installed in 2016. This means that Nordex remains the frontrunne... 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.