Wind Archive

27 Feb 2015

SSE opens Keadby onshore wind farm in north Lincolnshire, England

The £98m Keadby onshore wind farm has been opened in England, UK. CTBR – News
26 Feb 2015

EDF Energies enters Brazilian wind market with purchase of Sowitec assets

EDF Energies Nouvelles has entered the Brazilian market with a new subsidiary by acquiring a majority stake in an 800MW pipeline of wind projects from Sowitec. CTBR – News
25 Feb 2015

Inox Wind Announces $750 Million Wind Energy Investment In India

Yet another company has announced a big investment in the Indian renewable energy sector for the resource-rich state of Gujarat. One of the fast-emerging wind energy solutions providers, Inox Wind, has announced that it will invest $
25 Feb 2015

UGE installs two wind turbines at Eiffel Tower

UGE International has installed two vertical axis wind turbines at the Eiffel Tower that generate enough energy to power the monument’s first-floor commercial areas. CTBR – News
25 Feb 2015

Apple Data Center Announcement Hints At New Wind Energy Storage System

We’re wondering if new cutting edge wind energy storage systems are part of the two new €1.7 billion Apple data centers just announced for Europe Apple Data Center Announcement Hints At New Wind Energy Storage System was
24 Feb 2015

Texas Wind Energy Provided 10% In 2014

The Texas wind energy industry provided more than 10% to the 2014 electricity mix, according to the state’s grid operator. According to the the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, by way of the US Energy Information Administration, wind
24 Feb 2015

Senvion wins turbine delivery contract for German offshore wind farm

Senvion has secured a contract from wpd offshore to deliver turbines for the 111MW Nordergründe offshore wind farm in Germany’s North Sea. CTBR – News
21 Feb 2015

Current US Offshore Wind Policy Isn’t Working

Following the news that the United States’ first offshore development, the Cape Wind Project, may never happen has led to much discussion leading to the conclusion that US offshore wind policy simply isn’t working. A new report
21 Feb 2015

China To Overtake US As Leading Wind Producer By 2016

Much has been made of the competition between the United States and China for the title of world’s leading wind energy country, with the former claiming leading generator and the latter claiming leading installer. However, according to GlobalData analyst
19 Feb 2015

Siemens wins 360MW of wind turbine contract in South Africa

Siemens has won a contract to supply turbines for three wind power projects in Northern Cape, South Africa, totaling 360MW. CTBR – News