Order for Mongolia’s largest wind park underlines Vestas’ experience in providing solutions to developing markets.

Order for Mongolia’s largest wind park underlines Vestas’ experience in providing solutions to developing markets.

Mongolia has an ambitious target to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions and with extensive wind resources, the renewable energy sector is growing fast. Sainshand Wind Park at Sainshand Soum in the Dornogobi Province is set be Mongolia’s third and largest wind park, and the second one featuring Vestas turbines. Sainshand will feature 25 V110-2.0 MW […]

ABB to provide energy storage solution for UK offshore wind farm

ABB to provide energy storage solution for UK offshore wind farm

ABB has won an order from DONG Energy to deliver a 2 MW Battery Energy Storage System (BESS). This will support the integration and transmission of power from the Burbo Bank offshore wind farm near Liverpool, UK. The 90 MW Burbo Bank offshore wind farm has been in operation since 2007 and is capable of supplying electricity […]

Wind Energy Costs could be reduced by 50% by 2030, study suggests.

Wind Energy Costs could be reduced by 50% by 2030, study suggests.

Report released by the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) suggests that with science driving wind-technology innovations, the unsubsidized cost of wind energy could drop to 50% of current levels, equivalent to $23 per megawatt-hour, by 2030. The report, “Enabling the SMART Wind Power Plant of the Future Through Science-Based Innovation,” […]

CS Wind UK‏ manufacturing first large scale offshore wind towers.

CS Wind UK‏ manufacturing first large scale offshore wind towers.

CS Wind UK has announced the start of manufacturing of UKs first large offshore wind towers. This week we started manufacturing first large scale Offshore Wind towers in UK @DONGEnergyUK @beisgovuk @PaulWheelhouse pic.twitter.com/99Rvmpv2Ik — CS Wind UK (@CSwindUK) August 29, 2017 The new development comes after Danish energy giant Dong Energy invested in the new factory, […]

Lagerwey tests its Climbing Crane.

Lagerwey tests its Climbing Crane.

Lagerwey is currently testing the first climbing crane in the world for the installation of wind turbines in the Eemshaven. After extensive testing on the ground, it is now time to test the climbing and hoisting abilities of the crane in practice. The test is carried out on the highest wind turbine on land in […]

Hornsea Project Three consultation events to start in Norfolk next week.

Hornsea Project Three consultation events to start in Norfolk next week.

Dong Energy is returning to Norfolk to seek the community’s views on its proposed offshore windfarm, Hornsea Project Three. The project is said to have the capacity to meet the average daily needs of well over 2 million UK homes, if it was to be fully developed at 2.4 GW. Seven consultation events will take place across […]

Aquila Capital acquires Danish wind farm.

Aquila Capital acquires Danish wind farm.

Aquila Capital has acquired a wind energy project in Denmark near Kappel on Lolland with an installed capacity of over 25 MW. With the acquisition, Aquila Capital’s transaction volume in the wind sector has now surpassed 1,000 MW. The project consists of seven wind turbines, all of which are 3.6 MW, by Danish manufacturer Vestas. […]

Vaisala expands Indian operations.

Vaisala expands Indian operations.

3TIER India, a subsidiary of global environmental and industrial measurement leader, Vaisala, has announced significant investment in its personnel as it responds to steadily growing demand in the Indian wind and solar sectors for its renewable energy services and measurement equipment. By the end of 2017, the firm will have doubled the capacity of its […]

Inox Wind signs deal with Adani Green Energy.

Inox Wind signs deal with Adani Green Energy.

Inox Wind has announced a deal for SECI-1 100 MW capacity with Adani Green Energy. As part of the contract, they are to supply, erect and commission 50 units of its latest 2MW turbines of 120m Hub height & 113m Rotor diameter. PPA has been signed for a fixed tariff of Rs3.46/unit for 25 years with PTC […]