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Gamesa signs 285 MW framework agreement with TuuliWatti for delivery of 5 MW turbines in Finland

The agreement contemplates the potential supply of up to 57 wind turbines between 2015 and 2016 to various wind farms, as well as 10-year O&M service agreements.   Gamesa, a global technology leader in wind energy, this morning signed a framework agreement for the supply of up to 285 MW of its 5 MW turbines … Continue reading Gamesa signs 285 MW framework agreement with TuuliWatti for delivery of 5 MW turbines in Finland

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New proposal supports wind energy in Finland

The government of Finland is proposing to simplify the permit procedures related to the construction of wind power plants by introducing changes to the Land Use and Building Act. According to the proposed change, municipalities could issue deviation decisions for constructing wind power plants in already constructed areas that have been designated industrial areas or … Continue reading New proposal supports wind energy in Finland

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Fortum and Mets

Fortum and Metsähallitus have agreed to sell their Kuolavaara-Keulakkopää and Joukhaisselkä pre-construction stage wind power projects in Lapland to the Impax New Energy Investors II Fund (“NEF ll”) managed by Impax Asset Management. Fortum’s share of the projects is 51% and Metsähallitus’s 49%. The Kuolavaara-Keulakkopää project is located in the Kittilä and Sodankylä municipalities. A … Continue reading Fortum and Mets

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Alstom announces R&D cooperation with Lappeenranta University of Technology in Finland at the inauguration of its first wind farm in the Nordic region

Installed in Lappeenranta, Eastern Finland, the Muukko wind farm (21 MW) was inaugurated yesterday by the Finnish Minister of Economic Affairs, Mr Jan Vapaavuori. This wind farm, developed by TuuliTapiola ky and TuuliSaimaa Oy, is equipped with seven Alstom’s 3.0 MW ECO 110 wind turbines suited for medium to low wind sites. Thanks to its … Continue reading Alstom announces R&D cooperation with Lappeenranta University of Technology in Finland at the inauguration of its first wind farm in the Nordic region

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Nordex gets 19.2 MW Finland wind energy order

Wind turbine manufacturer Nordex has been awarded a further project under the framework agreement signed with Finnish Wealth Management company Taaleritehdas in June 2012 for a total of 111 turbines. Nordex will now be supplying and installing eight N117/2400 multi-megawatt turbines mounted on top of 120-metre high towers for the Nyby-li wind farm, which is … Continue reading Nordex gets 19.2 MW Finland wind energy order

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Nordex has installed its first N117/2400 wind farm in Finland, simultaneously passing an important milestone in this country. Comprising nine N117/2400 multi-megawatt turbines, the 21.6 MW Honkajoki wind farm has now been connected to the grid for Finnish wealth management company Taaleritehdas. Mounted on steel tube towers with a height of 120 metres, the turbines … Continue reading Nordex

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Government bill would remove obstacles to wind power construction resulting from surveillance radars in the Bothnia Bay

The obstacles to wind power construction arising from possible disturbances in the operation of surveillance radars can be eliminated in specifically defined areas by developing the surveillance systems of the Finnish Defence Forces, for example through an additional radar. This would ensure the functioning of territorial surveillance, while promoting rapid construction of wind power in … Continue reading Government bill would remove obstacles to wind power construction resulting from surveillance radars in the Bothnia Bay

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Finland is bringing wind energy know-how from Spain

Why invest in wind power in Finland? What’s the best way to do it? What is the Spanish wind power company Gamesa doing in Finland? These questions were answered during the wind power seminar organised by the Spanish Wind Energy Association (AEE) and Team Finland in Madrid on 13.5.2013. About 30 representatives from the Spanish … Continue reading Finland is bringing wind energy know-how from Spain

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Enercon to supply first E-92 wind turbines to Finland

ENERCON is to install the fi rst E-92 wind turbines in Finland this year. A contract to this effect was recently signed with the Finnish power supply company, Kotkan Energia Oy and construction is scheduled to start at the end of September. For this wind energy project ENERCON will be installing two turbines from their … Continue reading Enercon to supply first E-92 wind turbines to Finland

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Gamesa signs a new wind power order for 32MW in Finland

Gamesa makes progress in the framework agreement with TuuliWatti by signing a new order for 32 MW to outfit Tornio wind farm in Finland. Gamesa strengthens its presence in the country, where it has landed the supply of the 4.5 MW platform in 2012. Gamesa, a global technology leader in wind energy, has strengthened its … Continue reading Gamesa signs a new wind power order for 32MW in Finland

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TuuliSaimaa deploy ZephIR lidar during construction of wind farm

TuuliSaimaa develop wind farms in Finland and have been working with ZephIR lidar systems over many years. This novel application sees the company using ZephIR 300, the industry leading wind lidar, to monitor wind speed at the ‘under construction’ 21 MW Muukko wind farm in an area approximately 8 kilometres east of the city of … Continue reading TuuliSaimaa deploy ZephIR lidar during construction of wind farm

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Nordex receiving first contract for N117/3000 wind energy project from Finland

Just one day after the public presentation of its Generation Delta wind power systems, Nordex received its first contract for the delivery and installation of a wind farm complete with Generation Delta turbines from Raahen Tuulienergia Oy in Finland. At the EWEA 2013 in Vienna, Nordex signed a contract with a joint venture forged by … Continue reading Nordex receiving first contract for N117/3000 wind energy project from Finland

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Gamesa Wins Wind Energy Order for 54-Megawatts From TuuliWatti in Finland

Gamesa Corp. Tecnologica SA, Spain’s largest wind turbine maker, won a 54-megawatt order from Finland’s TuuliWatti Oy, expanding its presence in a market it entered last year. The order for 12 of Gamesa’s G128 4.5-megawatt wind turbines forms part of a 117-megawatt framework agreement signed in October, the Zamudio-based company said today in an e-mailed … Continue reading Gamesa Wins Wind Energy Order for 54-Megawatts From TuuliWatti in Finland

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Vestas’ first V126-3.0 MW wind turbines sold to customer in Finland

Just six weeks after being launched to the market, Vestas is proud to announce that the first order for three V126-3.0 MW turbines has been placed by TuuliWatti Oy in Finland. “Vestas is excited to be able to so quickly sign the first order for the V126-3.0 MW turbines,” says Klaus Steen Mortensen, President of … Continue reading Vestas’ first V126-3.0 MW wind turbines sold to customer in Finland

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Gamesa to supply 135 MW wind turbines for wind farms in Finland

Spanish wind energy manufacturer Gamesa has secured a contract to supply, install and operate four G128 wind turbines at the 18MW Sino wind farm. The 18 MW contract with TuuliWatti Ltd also includes operation and maintenance (O&M) services for 10 years, extendable for another five year. The company is making progress in its expansion in … Continue reading Gamesa to supply 135 MW wind turbines for wind farms in Finland

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Wind energy in Finland: Gamesa debuts in the wind farm market

The 18 MW contract with TuuliWatti Ltd also includes operation and maintenance (O&M) services for 10 years, extendable for another five year. The company is making progress in its expansion in northern Europe’s wind power market, following its arrival in Sweden over a year ago. Gamesa, a global technology leader in wind energy, has bolstered … Continue reading Wind energy in Finland: Gamesa debuts in the wind farm market

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Nordex delivering the first wind farm project to Finland

EVWIND   With a capacity of 21.6 MW, the wind farm comprises nine N117/2400 multi-megawatt wind turbines mounted on top of 120-metre high towers. Wind turbine manufacturer Nordex has been awarded a contract for the delivery and installation of the “Honkajoki” wind farm by the Finnish Wealth Management company Taaleritehdas. This is the first call-off … Continue reading Nordex delivering the first wind farm project to Finland

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