Siemens Gamesa to supply 281-megawatt Nordlicht onshore wind project in Norway with long-term service contract.

Siemens Gamesa to supply 281-megawatt Nordlicht onshore wind project in Norway with long-term service contract.

With a diversified investor’s base and highly efficient direct-drive wind turbines, the Norwegian onshore wind power project “Nordlicht” is currently one of Europe’s largest and most innovative developments in renewable energy. Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has received an order1 for the supply and installation of 67 units of its recently upgraded OptimaFlex wind turbine type SWT-DD-130. […]

Siemens Gamesa inaugurates the first blade plant in Africa and the Middle East.

Siemens Gamesa inaugurates the first blade plant in Africa and the Middle East.

Today (11/10/2017), Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has officially inaugurated its new rotor blade factory in Tangier (Morocco), an event chaired by Morocco’s Minister of Industry, Investment, Trade and Digital Economy, Moulay Hafid El Alamy, and Markus Tacke, CEO of Siemens Gamesa. The first blade plant of a wind turbine manufacturer in Africa and the Middle East […]

Siemens Gamesa lands a new contract for the supply of 34 MW in China.

Siemens Gamesa lands a new contract for the supply of 34 MW in China.

Siemens Gamesa has secured an order from the Guangdong Electric Power Design Institute for the supply of 34 MW in China1. Specifically, the company will supply 13 of its G114-2.625 MW turbines at the Hubei Energy Lichuan Zhonghao wind farm located in Lichuan Qiyueshan, in the province of Hubei. Delivery of the turbines has already […]

Siemens Gamesa wins significant service extension contract for 504-MW Greater Gabbard wind farm in UK.

Siemens Gamesa wins significant service extension contract for 504-MW Greater Gabbard wind farm in UK.

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy is announcing the renewal of its contract sup>1 to service the Greater Gabbard wind farm, located off the east coast of the UK. The five-year contract is for the provision of operation and maintenance for the 504-MW wind farm, until 2022. Greater Gabbard Offshore Wind Farm Ltd (GGOWL), the owners of […]

Siemens Gamesa awarded 96.6 MW onshore wind power order in Northern Norway.

Siemens Gamesa awarded 96.6 MW onshore wind power order in Northern Norway.

SWT-DD-130 turbine. Courtesy of Siemens.Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy will supply the Sørfjord Vindpark onshore wind power plant in Northern Norway with 23 units of their Onshore Direct Drive OptimaFlex wind turbines. The SWT-DD-130 turbines will each feature a rated capacity of 4.2 MW and a 130 meter diameter rotor. All turbines will be installed on […]

Fortum to start building the Sørfjord windfarm in Norway.

Fortum to start building the Sørfjord windfarm in Norway.

FORTUM CORPORATION PRESS RELEASE 29 September 2017 Fortum has made a final investment decision on the Sørfjord windfarm in Northern Norway. Sørfjord is part of the wind portfolio that Fortum acquired from Nordkraft earlier this year. The Sørfjord wind park will have 23 wind turbines with a total capacity of 96.6 megawatts. The wind turbines […]

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 […]

First Power at Walney 3.

First Power at Walney 3.

Electricity has been generated for the first time at DONG Energy’s Walney Extension Offshore Wind Farm, located off the coast of Cumbria, DONG Energy has reported. The first of 40 V164-8.0 MW turbines have been now installed by MHI Vestas Offshore Wind, and power is being exported to the National Grid. The 659MW project is set […]

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy receives 752MW order for offshore project in the Netherlands.

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy receives 752MW order for offshore project in the Netherlands.

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has announced it has received a 752MW order for the Borssele 1 and 2 offshore project in the Netherlands. The order, received through its subsidiary Siemens Wind Power B.V.  comprises 94 units of its 8.0 MW turbines, totaling 752 MW for the offshore project Borssele 1 and 2 owned by DONG […]