Siemens launches concrete wind turbine tower for higher wind.

Siemens today announced the commercial launch of concrete wind turbine tower technology designed to capture stronger winds at higher altitudes, resulting in more potential energy production and increased project revenue for power producers. The technology is part of an effort to expand wind power in the United States. Siemens partnered with Wind Tower Technologies in Colorado […]

Vestas: share-based incentive programme 2016.

Vestas: share-based incentive programme 2016.

Aarhus, Denmark, 2016-04-29 09:10 CEST — The Board of Directors of Vestas Wind Systems A/S has decided to continue the share-based incentive programme for all participants, including the Executive Management, and make a new launch for 2016 based on the terms and conditions governing the restricted performance share programme for the year 2015, cf. Vestas’ […]

Europe’s largest wind turbine contract signed.

Europe’s largest wind turbine contract signed.

ScottishPower Renewables (SPR) has concluded a major East Anglia ONE deal with Siemens, worth up to one-third of the overall £ 2.5 billion (€ 3.2 billion) project investment. Under the agreement, Siemens will supply 102 wind turbines and service them for an initial period of five years. The turbine agreement is the largest individual contract placed as part […]

Senvion opens office in Japan.

Senvion opens office in Japan.

Senvion secures turbine order in Japan and opens office in Tokyo. Hamburg/Tokyo: Senvion, one of the world’s biggest wind turbine manufacturers, today announced the opening of its office in Tokyo to service the local market. Furthermore, Senvion has secured the go ahead to deliver three turbines to a wind farm in Japan. The wind farm will […]

Vestas challenges scaling rules with multi-rotor concept demonstration turbine

In cooperation with the Technical University of Denmark, Vestas is installing a concept demonstrator to test the technical feasibility to operate and control a multi-rotor turbine. Continuing to reduce the levelised cost of energy (LCOE) over the long-term will require new solutions and a new way of thinking. With this concept demonstrator, Vestas challenges the […]