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Energy Transition in France: Siemens Gamesa Selected as Preferred Supplier for 1,000 MW Offshore Wind Farm

18 Apr 2019 11:09 | Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) and Eolien Maritime France (EMF) have signed a framework agreement with the objective of supplying and servicing offshore wind turbines with a capacity of approximately 1,000 MW for two of EMF’s three French offshore wind projects currently under development. read more...


Senvion signs 100 Million Euro Loan Agreement with its Lenders and Main Bond Holders

18 Apr 2019 09:49 | Hamburg, Germany - Senvion, its lenders and main bond holders have signed a binding loan agreement, setting forth terms for a 100 million Euro debtor-in-possession facility. According to the wind turbine company, the facility enables Senvion to continue its business operations following last week's self-administration filing. read more...


Vattenfall Relies on 10 MW Offshore Turbine from Siemens Gamesa

16 Apr 2019 10:25 | Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) and Vattenfall are collaborating to realize the supply of wind turbines for offshore wind power plants being developed in Dutch waters. Pending final developments, the new SG 10.0-193 DD turbines with a cacpacity of 10 Megawatts (MW) could be installed at Vattenfall’s Hollandse Kust Zuid 1&2 and Hollandse Kust Zuid 3&4 projects. read more...


Siemens Gamesa Receives Order for Denmark’s Largest Onshore Wind Project

15 Apr 2019 10:39 | Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa has signed an order with Eurowind Energy for Thorup-Sletten, the largest onshore windfarm in Denmark to date. The 18 onshore turbines will have a total capacity of 77 MW and an electricity production equivalent to the average annual consumption of approximately 65,000 households. read more...


Owners Have Selected EnBW as Exclusive Bidder for the Acquisition of Valeco Group

29 Mar 2019 08:53 | Karlsruhe, Germany / Montpellier, France - As part of its clear strategy to internationalise its renewable energy business, EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG also wants to create further growth in France. read more...


Transformer Platform for Offshore Wind Farm EnBW Albatros Installed

29 Mar 2019 08:36 | Stuttgart, Germany - The Topside of the Offshore substation of the wind farm EnBW Albatros in the North Sea was installed this week (2019-03-26). The Heavy Lift Jack-Up Vessel (HLJV) Pacific Ospray had loaded the Topside in Rotterdam. read more...


Iberdrola Builds 500 MW PV Record Plant in Spain

26 Mar 2019 11:29 | Bilbao, Spain –Iberdrola plans to install another 2,000 megawatts (MW) of solar and wind power in the region Extremadura in Western Spain by 2022, thus placing this region right in the middle of its European renewable strategy. read more...


Vestas Expands 4 MW Platform to Unlock Sites With Extreme Weather Conditions

07 Mar 2019 14:09 | Aarhus, Denmark - As part of its efforts to offer innovative solutions to meet customer needs, Vestas is introducing the V136-4.2 MW Extreme Climate wind turbine. According to Vestas this new variant of the 4 MW platform offers maximum energy production in low to medium wind speeds, while being designed to handle extreme weather conditions that have previously been challenging to exploit. read more...


Vestas Leads 2018 Ranking of Wind Turbine Manufacturers

21 Feb 2019 16:07 | London, UK - Developers commissioned a little over 45 GW of onshore wind turbines globally in 2018 compared with 47 GW a year earlier. Just four manufacturers accounted for more than half, or 57 percent, of the machines deployed: Denmark’s Vestas, China’s Goldwind, GE Renewable Energy of the U.S. and Spain’s Siemens Gamesa. read more...


Aalborg CSP Signs 600 MW Order For Dubai CSP Project

21 Feb 2019 15:53 | Aalborg, Denmark - The record-breaking Dubai 700MW CSP+250 MW PV Hybrid Project developed by ACWA POWER, with Shanghai Electric Group Corporation as EPC, will use the Steam Generation Systems based on header-and-coil technology from Aalborg CSP. A contract for a 600 MW order for delivery of 42 heat exchangers and pressure vessels now is signed. read more...


Plug Power Named in the List of The World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2019

21 Feb 2019 10:06 | Latham, USA – The fuel cell specialist Plug Power has been named to Fast Company’s annual list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2019. As Plug Power point out, the 2019 Most Innovative Companies (MIC) list honors 50 businesses making the most profound impact on both industry and culture, showcasing a variety of ways to thrive in today’s volatile world. Half of the companies on this year’s MIC 50 list are appearing for the first time. read more...


KNOC and Equinor Sign MOU for Commercial Floating Wind Farm

20 Feb 2019 10:33 | Stavanger, Norway - Korea National Oil Corporation (KNOC) and Equinor ASA have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to jointly explore the opportunities to develop commercial floating offshore wind in South Korea. read more...


Shell, Innogy and Stiesdal are Testing New Foundations for Offshore Wind Turbines

15 Feb 2019 08:26 | Essen, Germany – Offshore Wind Energy offers huge potential for power generation along the coasts. Because of the prevailing water depths, the conventional foundation technology is reaching its limits. Floating foundations are an alternative approach. read more...


Spanish Provider Signs Record PPA in Solar Sector

15 Feb 2019 08:16 | Barcelona, Spain - Audax Renovables S.A. has concluded with Welink Investment Holdings (Ireland) Ltd. an agreement that marks an important milestone in the European energy market of energy produced with photovoltaic solar technology. read more...


Centrica signs PPA with Moray Offshore Windfarm East

11 Feb 2019 12:58 | Windsor, UK - Centrica plc has entered into a long-term contract with Moray Offshore Windfarm (East) Ltd to trade and balance 76.7 pct. of the electricity generated from the 950 MW installation. read more...