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Vestas Leads 2018 Ranking of Wind Turbine Manufacturers

Feb 21, 2019 16:07 | London, UK - Developers commissioned a little over 45 GW of onshore wind turbines globally in 2018 compared with 47 GW a year earlier. Just four manufacturers accounted for more than half, or 57 percent, of the machines deployed: Denmark’s Vestas, China’s Goldwind, GE Renewable Energy of the U.S. and Spain’s Siemens Gamesa. read more...


KNOC and Equinor Sign MOU for Commercial Floating Wind Farm

Feb 20, 2019 10:33 | Stavanger, Norway - Korea National Oil Corporation (KNOC) and Equinor ASA have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to jointly explore the opportunities to develop commercial floating offshore wind in South Korea. read more...


Shell, Innogy and Stiesdal are Testing New Foundations for Offshore Wind Turbines

Feb 15, 2019 08:26 | Essen, Germany – Offshore Wind Energy offers huge potential for power generation along the coasts. Because of the prevailing water depths, the conventional foundation technology is reaching its limits. Floating foundations are an alternative approach. read more...


Centrica signs PPA with Moray Offshore Windfarm East

Feb 11, 2019 12:58 | Windsor, UK - Centrica plc has entered into a long-term contract with Moray Offshore Windfarm (East) Ltd to trade and balance 76.7 pct. of the electricity generated from the 950 MW installation. read more...


Siemens Gamesa Reaffirms its Leading Position in Spanish Wind Energy Market

Feb 11, 2019 08:26 | Zamudio, Spain - With new agreements to supply nearly 200 MW to five separate customers, Siemens Gamesa ratified its #1 position in the Spanish market, where it accounts for over 55 percent of the installed fleet. In total, the company will supply 63 wind turbines this year to seven wind farms, located in Navarra (32 machines), Valladolid (4), Zaragoza (15), Málaga (9) and Cádiz (3). The company will also provide operating and maintenance (O&M) services for all those facilities. read more...


Siemens Gamesa presents new 10 MW offshore wind turbine

Jan 16, 2019 11:43 | Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) launched the SG 10.0-193 DD, the company’s first 10+ MW offshore wind turbine. According to Siemens, the 10 MW rating is made possible through a larger generator diameter, building on the proven SGRE Direct Drive generator technology. read more...


Siemens Gamesa Signs Major Order in Mexico and Inaugurates its New Engineering Centre in India

Dec 14, 2018 10:16 | Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa will supply 60 units of its SG 4.5-145 wind turbines with a flexible power rating of 4.2 MW to Enel Green Power’s Parque Amistad III and IV wind farms in Coahuila, Mexico. In India the company has inaugurated a new centre which is one of the three major R&D hubs for Siemens Gamesa around the world. read more...


Siemens Gamesa Signs Second Order with Enel in Russia for over 200 MW

Dec 14, 2018 09:39 | Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has secured a second order in Russia from Enel Russia, one of the country's independent power producers (IPP), for the supply of 201 megawatts (MW) of wind turbines. read more...


EDPR, DGE and ENGIE Announce The Signing of Financing Agreements for Moray East

Dec 04, 2018 08:32 | Madrid, Spain - EDP Renováveis S.A. (EDPR), through its subsidiary EDPR UK Limited, Diamond Generating Europe Limited (“DGE”) and ENGIE announced that Moray Offshore Windfarm (East) Limited (MOWEL) has successfully secured financing for the construction of its 950 megawatt (MW) offshore windfarm. read more...


NKT Awarded its Largest Offshore Export Cable order ever

Nov 28, 2018 08:24 | Brøndby, Denmark - NKT is awarded a contract of approximately EUR 300 Million Euro (mn Euro) by 50Hertz. The contract is won in a consortium with Boskalis Subsea Cables & Flexibles, who will install the offshore cable system. read more...


Nexans Wins Major Cable Contract for Ørsted’s Hornsea 2 Wind Farm

Nov 20, 2018 14:49 | Paris La Défénse, France – One of the latest most prominent wind power developments is Ørsted’s Hornsea 2 project. For this project Nexans has been awarded a contract worth over 150 million euros. read more...


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Ørsted Awards World’s Largest Jacket Foundation Contract in Taiwan

Nov 16, 2018 08:37 | Taipei, Taiwan - Ørsted signed a multi-million USD contract with Sing Da Marine Structure Corporation (SDMS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of China Steel Corporation (CSC). read more...


Siemens Gamesa Named Preferred Supplier for Ørsted’s 900 MW Offshore Wind Project in Taiwan

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...


EDF Names MHI Vestas as Preferred Supplier for US Offshore Wind Project

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...