Iberdrola has successfully installed the 70 wind turbines comprising Wikinger offshore wind farm, the renewable infrastructure which the company is building in German waters of the Baltic Sea. It is a new and significant milestone for Iberdrola as it enters the final phase for the plant’s commissioning, having completed the installation of the offshore substation […]
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. […]
Press release from Vestas Wind Systems A/S, Aarhus, Denmark, 2017-10-26 13:09 CEST (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As the world’s leading provider of renewable energy solutions, Vestas is pleased to announce that it is joining RE100, a group of global companies dedicated to increasing demand for renewable energy. Led by The Climate Group in partnership with CDP, RE100 is […]
Underwater divers were called in by Jones Bros to help build new quayside infrastructure for the biggest offshore wind farm in the world. The specialist contractors were called in to fix steel columns to a harbour wall to restrain pontoons at the site, in Barrow-in-Furness. The new facility is being built at an existing dock […]
The 169MW Galway Wind Park, co-developed by SSE and Coillte in Connemara’s Cloosh Valley, has entered commercial operation and is now Ireland’s largest and best performing wind farm, generating more green energy than any other wind generation site on the island. Galway Wind Park has been developed by SSE and Coillte at a joint investment […]
Merkur Offshore signs contract with EMS Maritime Offshore B.V. for the construction and operation of a service base.
Ems Maritime Offshore B.V. („EMO BV“) was awarded with a contract with Merkur Offshore GmbH. The Dutch subsidiary of EMS Maritime Offshore GmbH signed a long-term contract for the construction of a warehouse with affiliated offices as well as the terminal logistics. The warehouse consists of an area of 600 m², while the modern offices […]
Hamburg, 19 October 2017. The Nordex Group has been awarded a contract for supply of turbines for the “Castlecraig” wind farm by a new customer NTR plc. The project comprises ten N100 turbines (six from the Gamma series and four from the Delta series) reaching a 125m tip height. These turbines are specially designed for […]
Vattenfall has today announced the start of construction on Horns Rev 3 offshore wind farm, situated 29–44 kilometres west of Houstrup Strand on Jutland’s west coast. Construction begins on Horns Rev 3 https://t.co/46UrxXeEqk #windpower #Denmark #Vattenfall pic.twitter.com/NTHRNdahPh — Vattenfall Group (@VattenfallGroup) October 20, 2017 “Horns Rev 3 is the first of three offshore farms that Vattenfall will […]
The world’s first hydrogen wind turbine is to become a reality in the Wieringermeer area at the start of 2019. This is the objective of a partnership formed between initiator and sustainable hydrogen supplier HYGRO, wind turbine manufacturer Lagerwey and research institute ECN. The wind turbine will be producing hydrogen for the Duwaal project, the […]
Coillte today announced that in order to optimise its renewable energy strategy it will explore a range of partnership and/or joint venture models in relation to its future renewable energy ambitions to develop in excess of 1GW of future wind projects. The company also stated that the process it is embarking on would consider options […]