Last turbine installed by Global Wind Service at Kivivaara and Peuravaara wind farm

Last turbine installed by Global Wind Service at Kivivaara and Peuravaara wind farm

On 5 September, a team of Global Wind Service (GWS) technicians successfully completed the installation of the final blade at Kivivaara and Peuravaara wind farm in Finland. The team began the installation of the 30x N131/3000 turbines, which have a hub height of 144 meters, last year, and carried out a safe, professional job, accomplishing […]

ROSATOM has founded a new managing company to implement its strategy in wind energy.

ROSATOM has founded a new managing company to implement its strategy in wind energy.

Russia’s ROSATOM one of the world market leaders of nuclear technologies and services, has funded SC NovaWind – a new managing company to implement its strategy in wind energy. The charter capital of the new entity is 1,101 bln roubles. Alexandre Korchagin, the CEO of the new company, stated: “The successful entry into domestic and international […]

Financial Close reached on re-finance of the 46MW Carraig Gheal Wind Farm, Argyll, Scotland.

Financial Close reached on re-finance of the 46MW Carraig Gheal Wind Farm, Argyll, Scotland.

The joint venture partners in the Carraig Gheal Wind Farm, GreenPower and the Ampere Equity Fund, managed by DIF, are pleased to announce that a senior debt funding package has been put in place for the re-finance of the 46MW wind farm. Financial close for the transaction was achieved on 14th September 2017. The project […]

Blrt grupp manufactured wind turbine anchors for offshore wind farm under construction near the coasts of the UK.

Blrt grupp manufactured wind turbine anchors for offshore wind farm under construction near the coasts of the UK.

Marketex Offshore Constructions company, an affiliated company of BLRT Grupp, successfully completed production and delivery of 21 anchors for the wind turbine foundations commissioned by the Belgian Smulders Projects company, to be installed in Scotland in the Aberdeen Bay wind farm with capacity of 92.4 MW. International tender for manufacture and delivery of anchors was held in […]

Alterra Power acquires California wind development project.

Alterra Power acquires California wind development project.

Alterra Power Corp. (“Alterra”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Jawbone, a 40 MW wind development project in Kern County, California that is fully zoned for wind-powered generation. Following a collaborative effort that began over a year ago, Alterra acquired the project from Jawbone Wind Energy, LLC, which is principally owned by Philip and Daniel Rudnick, who will continue to work […]

E.ON welcomes Benbrack wind farm approval.

E.ON welcomes Benbrack wind farm approval.

E.ON has been granted approval for 59.4MW Benbrack wind farm near Carsphairn in Dumfries and Galloway. This comes after a public enquiry over their impact on the landscape around Loch Doon, with Dumfries and Galloway Council, East Ayrshire Council and Scottish Natural Heritage all raising their concerns. The project has been amended to fully reside within Dumfries and Galloway, where […]

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy cements its leadership in Latin America with a 97-MW supply order in Argentina.

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy cements its leadership in Latin America with a 97-MW supply order in Argentina.

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy continues to grow in Latin America, having established itself as the number-one OEM in 2016, according to the FTI rankings, with this new order for the supply of 97 MW in Argentina. In September, the company secured a firm order from Parque Eólico Arauco SAPEM (majority-owned by the Argentine state) for […]

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy will deliver its D8 platform for Yeu-Noirmoutier and Dieppe-Le Tréport projects in France.

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy will deliver its D8 platform for Yeu-Noirmoutier and Dieppe-Le Tréport projects in France.

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, through its fully owned subsidiary Adwen France SAS, plans to deliver its 8 MW offshore wind turbine, the D8, in two projects off the French coast, namely Dieppe-Le Tréport and Yeu-Noirmoutier, for a total of almost 1 GW. The direct drive wind turbine will replace Adwen’s AD8 model following Siemens Gamesa’s […]

Siemens Gamesa reinforces its presence in China with a new order for 300 MW, one of its largest ever in this market.

Siemens Gamesa reinforces its presence in China with a new order for 300 MW, one of its largest ever in this market.

  Siemens Gamesa reinforces its presence in China with a new order for 300 MW, one of its largest ever in this market https://t.co/mcLmt15vBg pic.twitter.com/TVFatnhnmu — Siemens Gamesa (@SiemensGamesa) September 18, 2017 Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has secured an agreement for the supply of 300 MW in China, one of its largest ever in this […]