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TotalEnergies and European Energy expand collaboration to offshore wind energy

As part of its integrated development in electricity, TotalEnergies has signed a new agreement with European Energy to develop offshore wind farm projects in three Nordic countries: Denmark, Finland and Sweden. 405 MW of offshore wind power under development in Denmark The agreement entails the acquisition by TotalEnergies of an 85% equity stake in the … Continue reading TotalEnergies and European Energy expand collaboration to offshore wind energy

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Vestas is awarded a 186 MW wind power project in Finland

Vestas has received a firm order from Ilmatar, a Nordic energy company and independent power producer (IPP), for the Pahkakoski wind farm in the municipality of Ii, located 60 kilometers from the city of Oulu, Finland. The order consists of 30 V162-6.2 MW wind turbines and includes the supply, delivery and commissioning of the wind … Continue reading Vestas is awarded a 186 MW wind power project in Finland

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Finland to auction five offshore wind energy sites

Finland will launch an auction for five offshore wind power sites with up to 500 wind turbines in Finland’s public water areas. “The total area of the five offshore wind energy sites that will be included in the auction procedure is about 860 km2 and their maximum calculated capacity is about 7,500 megawatts,” the Government … Continue reading Finland to auction five offshore wind energy sites

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Statkraft and Telenor sign agreement for the supply of wind energy energy for Telenor’s Finnish subsidiary DNA

Telenor have signed a 10-year Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Statkraft. The agreement ensures that around 80% of the purchased power for Telenor’s Finnish subsidiary DNA, comes from a new wind farm to be built in Finland. The Palokangas wind farm is owned by Exilion Tuuli and starts its operations late 2024. Exilion Tuuli is … Continue reading Statkraft and Telenor sign agreement for the supply of wind energy energy for Telenor’s Finnish subsidiary DNA

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Vestas secures 161 MW order from Neoen for two wind projects in Finland

Vestas has received an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) orderfor two wind projects totalling 161 MW to build Neoen’s and Prokon’s jointly owned Lumivaara and Storbötet wind farms in Finland. The order for the 105 MW Storbötet project in the municipality of Uusikaarlepyy consists of 17 V162-6.2 MW wind turbines, while the order for the … Continue reading Vestas secures 161 MW order from Neoen for two wind projects in Finland

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OX2 sells stake in its Finnish offshore wind development portfolio to Ingka Investments

OX2 has agreed with Ingka Investments to sell a 49 percent stake in its three offshore wind projects in Finland. The three projects will have a potential to reach total installed capacity of about 6,000 MW. The transaction is expected to impact OX2’s operating income positively with approximately 300 MSEK* in 2023. The sale is … Continue reading OX2 sells stake in its Finnish offshore wind development portfolio to Ingka Investments

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Vestas wins order for 50 MW of wind power in Finland

Vestas has received a 50 MW order for the Lappfjärd Extension wind farm from Prime Capital AG in Kristinestad, Finland. The order includes the supply, installation and commissioning of eight V162-6.2 MW wind turbines, as well as a 20-year Active Output Management 5000 (AOM 5000) service agreement designed to ensure optimized asset performance. This order … Continue reading Vestas wins order for 50 MW of wind power in Finland

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Nordex receives WPD orders for 109 MW of wind power in Sweden and Finland

Nordex has received two orders for a total of 109.3 MW in WPD Sweden and Finland. The Nordex Group is providing ten wind turbines N163/6.x for the Tomasliden wind farm in Sweden. For the Finnish project “Olainen”, WPD made an order with the Nordex group for the delivery of seven N163/5.x wind turbines. Both orders … Continue reading Nordex receives WPD orders for 109 MW of wind power in Sweden and Finland

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OX2 to develop 1,400 MW offshore wind farm outside the coast of Finland

OX2 has initiated the development of the offshore wind farm Tyrsky in the Gulf of Bothnia in the Finnish economic zone. The project that is estimated to have a total installed capacity of 1,400 MW and will be included in OX2’s project development portfolio for the first quarter, 2023.OX2 received a research permit for the … Continue reading OX2 to develop 1,400 MW offshore wind farm outside the coast of Finland

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Finland’s wind power capacity shot up 75% in 2022

Finland clocked a 75% increase in wind power capacity last year, boosting the country’s renewable energy cred. According to the latest statistics from the Finnish Wind Power Association (FWPA), 2022 was a record time for green power. Specifically, 437 new wind turbines were put into operation, delivering a 2,430MW power capacity. What’s more, wind power … Continue reading Finland’s wind power capacity shot up 75% in 2022

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Vattenfall gets to build Finland’s first large offshore wind farm

Vattenfall has entered a joint venture with Metsähallitus to build and operate Finland’s first major offshore wind farm. The project, located at Korsnäs off the Finnish west coast, will have a capacity of 1.3 GW and a potential annual production of 5 TWh. Vattenfall was selected in the first of a number of international offshore … Continue reading Vattenfall gets to build Finland’s first large offshore wind farm

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Siemens Gamesa selected by OX2 for 145-MW wind farm in Finland

Siemens Gamesa and OX2 sign latest deal for 145-MW Niinimäki project in the Pieksämäki municipality. The wind power project will use 22 SG 6.6-170 wind turbines, among the most competitive in the onshore industry. The project is due to be commissioned in late 2024 and includes a 35-year service contract. Siemens Gamesa’s relationship with OX2 … Continue reading Siemens Gamesa selected by OX2 for 145-MW wind farm in Finland

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Vestas wins an order for 236 MW of wind power in Finland

Vestas has received an order for 236 MW wind turbines from Suomen Hyötytuuli Oy, a long-term customer of Pori, to power the Siikajoki wind farm in North Ostrobothnia in Finland. The order consists of 38 V162-6.2 MW wind turbines and includes the supply, installation and commissioning of the wind turbines, as well as the Vestas … Continue reading Vestas wins an order for 236 MW of wind power in Finland

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Eolus and Simply Blue Group in partnership to develop four offshore floating wind projects in the Baltic Sea

The joint venture named SeaSapphire, powered by Eolus and Simply Blue Group, is commencing the early development of four commercial scale floating offshore wind parks in The Baltic Sea – two projects in Sweden and two in Finland. Simply Blue Group is an Irish blue economy project developer, developing pioneering projects in floating offshore wind, … Continue reading Eolus and Simply Blue Group in partnership to develop four offshore floating wind projects in the Baltic Sea

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BayWa r.e. enters Finnish wind market and becomes joint venture owner with Exilion for 350 MW wind project

BayWa r.e. has announced its entry to the Finnish wind market by signing a transaction for a 50% stake in a joint venture with Exilion, a Finnish investment company that specialises in real estate and renewable energy investments. Both companies will develop and invest into the Karhakkamaa wind farm project, which will consist of 48 … Continue reading BayWa r.e. enters Finnish wind market and becomes joint venture owner with Exilion for 350 MW wind project

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Siemens Gamesa seals deal to supply Finland with 105 MW of wind power

Siemens Gamesa selected by Energiequelle for first wind farm together in Finland . The 105-MW Mikonkeidas wind farm will be equipped with 16 SG 6.6-170 wind turbines, among the most competitive in the onshore wind landscape. The project is due to be commissioned in 2024 and includes a 35-year service contract. Siemens Gamesa has been … Continue reading Siemens Gamesa seals deal to supply Finland with 105 MW of wind power

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Ilmatar and Finsilva to develop a 200 MW wind farm in Finland

Ilmatar Energy, a Finnish company that builds and owns renewable energy facilities, is in the process of developing a 200 megawatt wind farm in the Vermassalo area of Virrat in Northern Pirkanmaa, Finland. The areas are owned by the Finnish forestry and natural capital company Finsilva plc. The planning and permit process for the Vermassalo … Continue reading Ilmatar and Finsilva to develop a 200 MW wind farm in Finland

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Nordex receives orders for 100 MW of wind power in Finland from Exilion Tuuli

Finland’s largest wind power operator, Finnish investor Exilion Tuuli Ky, ordered the Nordex Group at the end of September to supply and install 17 N163/5.X wind turbines for the “Isokangas” and “Palokangas” wind farms. Both orders also include a Premium Service for the turbines that covers a period of 30 years. The “Isokangas” and “Palokangas” … Continue reading Nordex receives orders for 100 MW of wind power in Finland from Exilion Tuuli

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Vestas secures order for 74 MW project in Finland

Vestas has received a 74 MW order for a wind project Finland. The project includes 12 V162-6.2 MW wind turbines and a 30-year full maintenance contract (AOM 5000) to maximise annual energy production. “This order strengthens our presence in Finland and highlights the versatility and strong performance of the EnVentus platform technology, while we can … Continue reading Vestas secures order for 74 MW project in Finland

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Two offshore wind farms are planned in Finland

Eolus is investigating the prerequisites for constructing two offshore wind farms in the finnish Bothnian sea. Eolus has applied for permission to the Finnish Government to investigate the conditions for establishing offshore wind power projects located in Finland’s exclusive economic zone. Permission for investigation is expected within the coming year. One of the sea areas … Continue reading Two offshore wind farms are planned in Finland

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