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Fukushima Experimental Offshore Floating Wind Farm

A consortium comprised of Marubeni (project integrator), the University of Tokyo (technical advisor), Mitsubishi, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Japan Marine United, Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding, Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation, Hitachi, Furukawa Electric, Shimizu, and Mizuho Information & Research, has been participating in an experimental offshore floating wind farm project sponsored by the Ministry of […]

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ABB to provide cable solution for offshore wind power in Germany

ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won a significant order from the Dutch-German transmission grid operator TenneT to design, engineer, supply and install an Alternating Current (AC) power transmission cable system that will connect Butendiek, an offshore wind farm in the German North Sea, to the HVDC (high voltage direct current) converter […]

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GE Achieves 1,500 Wind Turbines Installed In Canada at China Longyuan Dufferin Wind Farm

GE (NYSE: GE) today announced it has achieved its 1,500th installed wind turbine in Canada, bringing GE’s total of installed wind capacity across Canada to 2 gigawatts (GW)—or enough equivalent energy to power over 435,000 Canadian homes. GE is celebrating this milestone with wind industry peers at this week’s CanWEA 2014 Wind Energy Conference & […]

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GE Expands Global Wind Energy Presence with First Wind Power Order in Pakistan

33 GE 1.5-82.5 Wind Turbines will Generate Power from Pakistan’s Sind Wind Corridor. Wind Farm to Assist Pakistan in Lowering Energy Deficit and Meet Alternative Energy Goals. Executing on growing the presence of renewable energy around the world, GE (NYSE: GE) today announced it will supply equipment and procurement contractor HydroChina and wind farm customer […]

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Acciona puts its first wind farm in Chile into service, using the most powerful wind turbines

Acciona Energía has grid connected the Punta Palmeras wind farm, equipped with fifteen 3 megawatt (MW) wind turbines, the most powerful used in Chile. The wind farm is the company’s first in the country and will produce clean energy equivalent to the consumption of more than 60,000 Chilean households every year. The entry into service […]

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Adam Smith Institute anti wind power report ‘smacks of desperation”, says RenewableUK

Wind farm industry says latest report ignores crucial facts about benefits of clean technology source. A new report that criticises wind turbines for being inefficient and calls for an urgent review of UK energy policy “smacks of desperation”, RenewableUK has said. A study by the Adam Smith Institute and Scientific Alliance, published today, argues that […]

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Iran is planning to produce 5,000 MW using renewable energy sources, wind power and solar energy

“The Renewable Energy Organization [of Iran] has comprehensive plans underway with respect to utilization of clean methods of energy supply,” said the organization’s managing director, Yusef Armodeli, in a Friday interview.   “Iran has put the objective of producing 5,000 MW [of clean energy] from renewable sources in the next five years on its agenda,” […]

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Dominica wind farm in Mexico

The Dominica wind farm in Mexico is being built following the sustainable worksite model conceived by Enel Green Power and already used at the Mura and San Pellegrino hydropower plants in Italy. Being built with the complete involvement of local communities, the Dominica wind farm in Mexico will generate more than 600 new jobs and […]

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