Siemens provides four steam turbines to Concentrated Solar Power plant in Dubai

Four steam turbines will help generate 700 megawatts of clean electricity. High-efficiency and rapid-start turbines support CSP (Concentrated Solar Power) operations. As part of its ongoing support to the Dubai Clean Energy Strategy 2050 and its role as a premier partner to Expo 2020 Dubai, Siemens will provide four steam turbine generator sets and auxiliary … Continue reading Siemens provides four steam turbines to Concentrated Solar Power plant in Dubai

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SWEPCO seeks 1,200 megawatts of wind energy projects in Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas or Oklahoma

Southwestern Electric Power Co. (SWEPCO), a utility company of Columbus, Ohio-based American Electric Power (AEP), will request proposals for up to 1,200 megawatts of wind energy projects to be in commercial operation by Dec. 15, 2021. SWEPCO announced Monday (Jan. 7) the request for proposals. Each proposed wind power project must have at least 100 … Continue reading SWEPCO seeks 1,200 megawatts of wind energy projects in Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas or Oklahoma

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Nordex supplies 27 wind turbines to wind energy in France

The Nordex Group is further expanding its wind power market position in France with orders worth more than 84 MW received in the fourth quarter 2018. As of summer, the company will be delivering 27 wind turbines for four wind farms to different customers. For its long-standing customer EDF Renewables the Nordex Group is setting … Continue reading Nordex supplies 27 wind turbines to wind energy in France

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Wind energy in India: Vestas’ wind turbines for a wind farm

Vestas is off to a great start in 2019 by securing its first wind power order of the year with a 101 MW Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) project in India from Trinethra Wind & Hydro Power Pvt. Ltd., a subsidiary of Continuum Wind Energy Pvt Ltd. The project is designed to sell wind power … Continue reading Wind energy in India: Vestas’ wind turbines for a wind farm

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Enel starts construction in U.S. of its largest wind energy plant

The around 450 MW High Lonesome wind power project will be the largest wind farm in Enel’s global renewables portfolio. The wind energy generated by a 295 MW portion of the project will be hedged through a long-term Proxy Revenue Swap, a risk management strategy for renewable energy projects, making it the largest deal of … Continue reading Enel starts construction in U.S. of its largest wind energy plant

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LS to supply cables to Taiwan offshore wind power

According to the company, it has signed a deal providing the 66 kilovolt cables with a German wind power firm wpd, which is participating in the wind farm project in waters off western Taiwan. Taiwan plans to build a 5.5-gigawatt offshore wind power facility by 2030 by pouring $23 billion, in a bid to increase … Continue reading LS to supply cables to Taiwan offshore wind power

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Boskalis appointed preferred contractor for Inch Cape offshore wind farm project

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has signed an exclusive Pre-Construction Agreement (PCA) for the Inch Cape offshore wind farm project. The award was made by Inch Cape Offshore Limited (ICOL), a subsidiary of Red Rock Power Ltd. The project scope includes the transportation and installation of the wind turbine foundations, the offshore substation and cables. … Continue reading Boskalis appointed preferred contractor for Inch Cape offshore wind farm project

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IntelStor™ Renewable Energy Data Ecosystem Launched

Today marks the launch of IntelStor™, a renewable energy data platform built for decision support of project diligence and product development. Used by whole industry value chain, IntelStor™ boasts the most comprehensive database in the industry having catalogued +380,000 installed wind turbines as well as proposed projects in over 115 different countries covering both onshore … Continue reading IntelStor™ Renewable Energy Data Ecosystem Launched

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Japan plans to build biggest offshore wind power plant

Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, Inc. is considering a project to build one of the nation’s biggest offshore wind power plants, it has been learned. The wind farm’s generating capacity is expected to be over 1 million kilowatts, the equivalent of the power produced by a nuclear power reactor. One of its potential locations is … Continue reading Japan plans to build biggest offshore wind power plant

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Wind Energy Tenders Back In India

Lack of transmission infrastructure, increasing concerns over liquidity and financial health of power producers, and insufficient interest by developers has forced India to reduce the size of what was supposed to the largest wind energy tender in its history. The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) finally issued the sixth edition of its national-level wind … Continue reading Wind Energy Tenders Back In India

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Wind power takes wildlife conservation to the next level

Last year, the American Wind Wildlife Institute (AWWI) celebrated its 10 year anniversary. And there was no better way to mark the occasion than the creation of the new Wind Wildlife Research Fund. AWWI was founded by leaders of the wind industry in 2008 to maximize wind energy’s conservation potential through collaboration and research. A … Continue reading Wind power takes wildlife conservation to the next level

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Envision Group’s Wind Turbine Installed Capacity Reaches 5GW in 2018, a Year-on-Year Increase of Over 50%

Envision Group’s wind turbine business has maintained rapid growth for years. In 2018, the wind turbine installed capacity reaches 5GW, a year-on-year increase of over 50%. Of the 20GW of newly installed capacity in the Chinese market for the whole of 2018, the Group’s newly installed wind power capacity accounts for 25%.   Total new orders … Continue reading Envision Group’s Wind Turbine Installed Capacity Reaches 5GW in 2018, a Year-on-Year Increase of Over 50%

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Turkey’s wind energy capacity to reach 8 GW in 2019

Turkish wind power capacity is expected to reach 8 gigawatts with an addition of 600 megawatts (MW) in 2019, Turkish Wind Energy Association (TUREB) head said on Friday. Speaking to Anadolu Agency in an interview, TUREB President Mustafa Serdar Ataseven said Turkey’s wind energy installed capacity was boosted last year despite the financial difficulties that … Continue reading Turkey’s wind energy capacity to reach 8 GW in 2019

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Vestas receives its first wind power order from China State Power Investment Corporation

Vestas has received a 19 MW wind farm order of 4 MW wind turbines from one of China’s top five power companies, State Power Investment Corporation (SPIC). “As the global leading wind turbine supplier, Vestas attracts us with its good reputation and proven 4 MW platform track record. I believe the project will be deliver … Continue reading Vestas receives its first wind power order from China State Power Investment Corporation

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19 Goldwind wind turbines in Morgado wind energy plant in Brazil

All 19 wind turbines in Morgado wind farm owned by Energimp in the state of Ceará of Brazil reached full power generation, after 4 years of problematic operation since it started to experience technical failures.   After the “SRR” – Supply of generator, Repair and Retrofit contract signed in April this year, Goldwind changed 15 … Continue reading 19 Goldwind wind turbines in Morgado wind energy plant in Brazil

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Serbian EPS gets green light to build 66-MW wind farm

State-owned EPS plans to increase its gross electricity output by 4 percent to 40 terrawatt hours this year and produce 38 million tonnes of coal, up 1.5 percent from 2018, it said. Serbia, which produces 70 percent of its energy from coal and the rest from hydropower, aims to secure 27 percent of its energy … Continue reading Serbian EPS gets green light to build 66-MW wind farm

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Naturgy opens the Fuerteventura Renovable II Wind Farm

The wind power facility will produce 14GWh annually, which is equivalent to the electricity consumption of 4,000 homes. Naturgy has invested 5.5 million euros to build this wind farm, which has a capacity of 4.7 MW. The wind farm, located in the town of La Oliva, will generate around 40 jobs. The president of the … Continue reading Naturgy opens the Fuerteventura Renovable II Wind Farm

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Siemens Gamesa’s SG 8.0-167 DD named Best Offshore Turbine for 2018 by Windpower Monthly

Windpower Monthly magazine recently named the Siemens Gamesa SG 8.0-167 DD wind turbine as Best Offshore Turbine for 2018. This machine stands out for its excellent track record, the size of the order book and the interest it has aroused in emerging offshore markets, particularly Taiwan and the US. Its 167-meter diameter rotor utilizes Siemens … Continue reading Siemens Gamesa’s SG 8.0-167 DD named Best Offshore Turbine for 2018 by Windpower Monthly

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Vestas Sri Lanka’s first large scale wind farm

After introducing wind energy to Sri Lanka with a demonstration project 19 years ago, Vestas returns to the country and will install the country’s first large scale wind farm, the 104 MW Mannar Wind Power Project. The order includes Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) and is placed by Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB), the main utility … Continue reading Vestas Sri Lanka’s first large scale wind farm

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Vestas’ receives 200 MW wind energy order in China

Vestas has received a 200 MW order of 2 MW wind turbines from its long-term customer Hanas for the Fengjigou wind farm in China’s Ningxia province. Placed by Vestas’ biggest customer in China, Hanas, the wind power 0order marks another step forward in the long-term relationship that goes back more than ten years and has … Continue reading Vestas’ receives 200 MW wind energy order in China

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