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Deutsche Windtechnik Takes Over Service for Trianel Offshore Windpark Borkum II

Oct 22, 2019 14:16 | Bremen, Germany - The independent full-service provider Deutsche Windtechnik has received another order to provide maintenance for offshore wind turbines. read more...


WPD Windmanager successful: Wind market in Croatia on the Upswing

Oct 22, 2019 12:46 | Bremen, Germany - The Austrian energy supplier KELAG operates a wind farm in Croatia northeast of Zadar. Now WPD Windmanager assumes the operational management of five Enercon E-70 turbines and a total capacity of 11.5 MW. read more...


Extension: Capcora Advises on Financing for Greenfield Wind Projects

Oct 21, 2019 12:12 | Frankfurt, Germany - Capcora, a consulting firm specialized on real assets, advised a leading German project developer on the expansion of an existing development bridge financing facility by adding new onshore wind project developments. read more...


Wind Energy: Siemens Gamesa Receives Major Order from Chile

Oct 21, 2019 12:01 | Zamudio, Spain - Wind turbine manufacturer Siemens Gamesa Renewables has received three new orders to supply 359 MW of wind turbines to customers in Chile. read more...


Siemens Gamesa: 8 MW Offshore Wind Turbine Receives Type Certification

Oct 09, 2019 09:07 | Hamburg, Germany - Siemens Gamesa has received offshore type certification for the company's 8-megawatt offshore wind turbine (WTG). The market implementation can start now. read more...


The Last Turbine in World's Largest Offshore Wind Farm Is Up and Running

Oct 08, 2019 18:09 | Fredericia, Denmark - The largest offshore wind farm in the world to date, Hornesea One, is close to the finish line. The last of a total of 174 turbines has now been installed. The commissioning phase can now begin. read more...


Vestas Cuts Jobs in Germany and Denmark

Sep 27, 2019 16:00 | Aarhaus, Denmark - Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas is responding to the changed product and market situation by reducing production of rotor blades in Europe. This affects jobs at the sites in Lauchhammer (Germany) and Lem (Denmark). read more...


International Conferences in Dublin Focus on Grid Integration of Renewable Energies

Sep 26, 2019 17:11 | Darmstadt, Germany - System operators have been aware of the growing potential for a wide-scale blackout for years as high volumes of renewable energy can make it more difficult for them to balance the frequency of the grid, which was originally built to accommodate fossil fuel power plants. read more...


Cooperation of RDRWind and VGB PowerTech Strengthens Synergies in the Engineering Sector

Sep 26, 2019 17:02 | Hannover, Essen / Germany - In the wake of the end of the 20-year feed-in tariff scheme under the German Renewable Energy Sources Act (EEG), a growing number of old wind turbine generators are expected to be dismantled in the coming years. read more...


Innogy Scores in British Offshore Auction with Mega-Project

Sep 26, 2019 16:54 | Essen, Germany - Innogy has reached a milestone on the way to the realisation of the British offshore wind farm Sofia. In the course of the latest round of auctions in Great Britain, a total of 6 offshore wind energy projects with a total capacity of around 5,500 megawatts (MW) were awarded a contract. read more...


Nordex Wins Major Wind Energy Contracts in Turkey and Portugal

Sep 26, 2019 16:39 | Hamburg, Germany - The wind energy manufacturer Nordex scores with two major orders from Southern Europe. Nordex is to build a new large wind farm in Turkey and has been awarded a major service contract in Portugal. read more...


Notus Plans Wind Farms With a Capacity of 270 MW in Ukraine

Sep 26, 2019 16:16 | Potsdam, Germany - In April 2019, the Notus Energy Group acquired the rights to build three wind farms with a total capacity of up to 270 MW in the Ukraine. read more...


France: WPD Windmanager Takes Over Operational Management of WiWi Consult Wind Farm

Sep 26, 2019 16:04 | Bremen, Germany - The WPD Windmanager GmbH & Co. KG has been responsible for the commercial and technical management of the Plouguin wind farm in Brittany, France, since 1 September 2019. read more...


Vestas Wins 168 MW Order in Mexico

Sep 26, 2019 13:19 | Aarhus - Vestas has secured a 168 MW order for a wind park in Mexico. read more...


Go-ahead Given for Nacelle Assembly Facility of Siemens Gamesa in Taiwan

Sep 18, 2019 17:22 | Zamudio, Spain – The wind turbine manufacturer Siemens Gamesa held a launch ceremony with local government authorities and wind industry partners in Taiwan for what will be the company’s first offshore nacelle assembly facility outside of Europe. read more...