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Sweden reaches new wind power record

For the first time ever, Swedish wind power produced more than a terawatt-hour of energy in one week. The milestone was reached in the first week of the year, industry organization Swedenergy told Sveriges Radio Ekot. “It’s a new record on a weekly basis. The record is partly down to the fact that it’s been … Continue reading Sweden reaches new wind power record

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Wind energy in Sweden, First wind farm to utilize Nordex N149/5.X wind turbines

Ardian and Nordic developer OX2 are relying, for the first time, on Nordex wind turbines of the 5 MW class for the 286 MW wind farm “Åndberg”. The Nordex Group had already booked this order comprising 53 wind turbines as order intake in 2019, at that time on the basis that N149/4.0-4.5 wind turbines of … Continue reading Wind energy in Sweden, First wind farm to utilize Nordex N149/5.X wind turbines

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Wind power project closed for winter

A combination of snow, cold weather and reindeer herding means that Vattenfall’s largest onshore wind power project, Blakliden-Fäbodberget, is now going into hibernation for the winter. Construction of Vattenfall’s largest onshore wind farm, Blakliden & Fäbodberget in northern Sweden, is now closing down for the winter season. When winter comes, bringing heavy snow and frost, … Continue reading Wind power project closed for winter

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Welcome to the future of wind energy: Siemens Gamesa to deploy powerful next generation platform in Sweden by 2021

Landmark order for the 231 MW Skaftåsen project in Sweden brings to market the most powerful geared onshore wind turbine. Siemens Gamesa is launching a new era for wind power with a deal to supply the most powerful geared onshore wind turbine ever, the SG 5.8-155 wind turbine. The first of the 35 units, all … Continue reading Welcome to the future of wind energy: Siemens Gamesa to deploy powerful next generation platform in Sweden by 2021

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GE Renewable Energy to supply wind turbines for Sweden’s Cypress-equipped wind farm

GE Renewable Energy has been selected to supply 26 of its Cypress platform onshore wind turbines to the 143 MW Blåbergsliden wind farm. The wind power project is GE Renewable Energy’s second Cypress deal in Sweden. GE Renewable Energy announced today that it has been selected by Holmen as the wind turbine supplier for the … Continue reading GE Renewable Energy to supply wind turbines for Sweden’s Cypress-equipped wind farm

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Nordex receives wind energy contracts for wind farm projects over 128 MW from Europe

In November, the Nordex Group received orders totalling 128 MW from seven customers from Ireland, Germany, France and Sweden. Construction of the wind power projects will start in 2020 and 2021.  The N149/4.0-4.5, N100/3300 and N117/3600 wind turbines were in this instance the machines in demand, and this variety of wind turbines ordered once again … Continue reading Nordex receives wind energy contracts for wind farm projects over 128 MW from Europe

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TÜV SÜD assesses new 254 MW wind energy project on behalf of DekaBank in Sweden

TÜV SÜD has assessed the technical basis of a large-scale wind-energy project in Scandinavia on behalf of DekaBank. Within the scope of the Stavro project, a total of 62 wind turbines will be built in North Sweden. In its role as lender’s technical advisor (LTA), TÜV SÜD contributes significantly to ensuring investment security. A total … Continue reading TÜV SÜD assesses new 254 MW wind energy project on behalf of DekaBank in Sweden

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North Seas Energy Ministers reinforce cooperation on offshore wind power

Energy Ministers from North Seas countries met today in Brussels and agreed their 2020 Work Programme on offshore wind energy deployment as a means of reaching climate neutrality by 2050. The 10 North Seas Energy Cooperation countries – Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden and the UK – agreed at their … Continue reading North Seas Energy Ministers reinforce cooperation on offshore wind power

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Wind farm Kråktorpet established and handed over to Aquila Capital

Eolus has completed wind farm Kråktorpet in Sundsvall municipality, Sweden. All conditions for the completion of the transaction between Eolus and Aquila Capital regarding the establishment of the wind farm comprising 163 MW have been fulfilled and the buyer has taken over the facility. In December 2017 Eolus signed an agreement with Aquila Capital regarding … Continue reading Wind farm Kråktorpet established and handed over to Aquila Capital

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Wind power in Sweden, Vestas’ wind turbines for a wind farm

Vestas has secured an order from Fu-Gen AG, a Swiss developer for the 42 MW wind farm Fjällboheden northwest of Skellefteå in Northern Sweden. To maximise the project’s power production in the site’s cold climate, Vestas provides ten V150-4.2 MW wind turbines equipped with the Vestas Anti-Icing System, which efficiently minimises ice formation on blades. … Continue reading Wind power in Sweden, Vestas’ wind turbines for a wind farm

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Siemens Gamesa wind turbines in Sweden will supply wind energy to Google

Siemens Gamesa will supply 62 wind turbines with a unit capacity of 4.1 MW for the 254 MW Stavro wind farm.The wind power project, developed by Prime Capital AG, is owned by a consortium formed by Korean institutional investors, Siemens Financial Services and the German pension fund Nordrheinische Ärzteversorgung The wind energy produced by the … Continue reading Siemens Gamesa wind turbines in Sweden will supply wind energy to Google

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Wind power in Sweden, Vestas’ wind turbines for wind farm

Vestas has secured an order from Enlight Renewable Energy for the 113 MW wind farm Målarberget in Norberg County, Sweden. Vestas has developed a solution to fit the site’s wind conditions that includes 27 V150-4.2 MW wind turbines and a 30-year Active Output Management (AOM 5000) service agreement to optimise energy production for the lifetime … Continue reading Wind power in Sweden, Vestas’ wind turbines for wind farm

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Wind power accounts for 14 percent of Sweden’s demand

W ind energy accounts for 14 percent of Sweden’s energy demand, and another 4.2 gigawatts (GW) are already under construction, a report released today by Windeurope revealed. The association promoting the generation of electricity through wind in Europe also estimated that the country has made great progress in recent years because, having less than four … Continue reading Wind power accounts for 14 percent of Sweden’s demand

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Vattenfall has applied for a new license to build a 350-400 megawatt offshore wind power in southern Sweden

Vattenfall has applied for a new license to build a 350-400 megawatt offshore wind farm in southern Sweden, a plan that could pave the way for investment in a cross-border cable to share power. The wind farm, which had been granted a now-expired license, is the Swedish part of a larger park called Kriegers Flak … Continue reading Vattenfall has applied for a new license to build a 350-400 megawatt offshore wind power in southern Sweden

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GE Renewable Energy Delivers PPA to Google to Sell Wind Energy from Swedish Björkvattnet Cypress Onshore Wind Farm

GE Renewable Energy Delivers Corporate Power Purchase Agreement to Google to Sell Energy from Swedish Björkvattnet Cypress Onshore Wind Farm. GE Renewable Energy today announced the signature of a Corporate Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) to sell energy from the Björkvattnet Onshore Wind Farm to Google. GE Renewable Energy originated and negotiated the Power Purchase Agreement … Continue reading GE Renewable Energy Delivers PPA to Google to Sell Wind Energy from Swedish Björkvattnet Cypress Onshore Wind Farm

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GE Renewable Energy to Deliver Cypress wind Turbines for 175 MW Onshore Wind Farm in Sweden

GE Renewable Energy secures another win for its Cypress platform, providing 33 of its 5.3-158 Cypress wind turbines at Björkvattnet wind farm. The 175 MW wind farm will power the equivalent of 175,000 homes in Sweden. InfraVia Capital Partners, acting through InfraVia European Fund IV, has acquired the wind energy project from Vindparken, WindSpace and … Continue reading GE Renewable Energy to Deliver Cypress wind Turbines for 175 MW Onshore Wind Farm in Sweden

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Wind power in Sweden : Vestas wind turbines for a wind farm

Vestas has secured an order from BayWa r.e. for the 95 MW wind farm Lyngsåsa in Kronoberg County, Sweden. To maximise the project’s power production, Vestas has developed a customised wind energy solution that features 22 V150-4.2 MW wind turbines delivered in 4.3 MW power optimised mode.  The order underlines the strong relationship between BayWa … Continue reading Wind power in Sweden : Vestas wind turbines for a wind farm

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Swedish wind farm Nylandsbergen completed

Eolus has completed wind farm Nylandsbergen in Sundsvall municipality, Sweden. All conditions for the completion of the transaction between Eolus and Aquila Capital regarding the sale of the wind farm comprising 68.4 MW have been fulfilled and the buyer has taken over the facility. In December 2017 Eolus signed an agreement with Aquila Capital regarding … Continue reading Swedish wind farm Nylandsbergen completed

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Enlight Renewable Energy Signs Agreements for the Acquisition and Construction of a 113 MW Wind Farm in Sweden

The project, which will include 27 wind turbines, is expected to yield annual revenues of EUR 10-12 million annually in the first 12 years, and EUR 17-24 million annually for the next 18 years The project has completed all material development and is ready to build, construction is expected to begin this year TEL AVIV, … Continue reading Enlight Renewable Energy Signs Agreements for the Acquisition and Construction of a 113 MW Wind Farm in Sweden

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Vattenfall and Microsoft collaborate to enable low-carbon datacenters in Sweden

Microsoft today announced plans for their future datacenters in Gävle and Sandviken, north of Stockholm, to be among the most sustainably designed and operated to date. The company stated it is working with Vattenfall to power the future datacenters with 100 percent renewable energy and to develop innovative solutions to reduce their carbon footprint. The … Continue reading Vattenfall and Microsoft collaborate to enable low-carbon datacenters in Sweden

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