Wind Archive

26 May 2015

Vestas wins 83MW wind turbine contract in Poland

Denmark-based Vestas has won an 83MW wind turbine order for the Korytnica North project in Poland. CTBR – News
26 May 2015

Eneco Luchterduinen wind farm in Netherlands generates first energy

The 129MW Eneco Luchterduinen offshore wind farm in the Netherlands has started generating first energy. CTBR – News
22 May 2015

SPT Offshore to install suction-pile foundation at Dudgeon wind farm in UK

Netherlands-based SPT Offshore has won a contract to deliver a suction pile foundation for the transformer substation being installed at the 402MW Dudgeon offshore wind farm in the UK North Sea. CTBR – News
20 May 2015

Siemens tests 7MW offshore wind turbine prototype in Denmark

German engineering firm Siemens has installed a prototype of its new 7MW offshore wind turbine in Oesterild, Denmark. CTBR – News
20 May 2015

E.ON and UK Green Investment Bank invest in £1.3bn Rampion offshore wind farm

E.ON and the UK Green Investment Bank (GIB) will jointly invest about £1.3bn to construct the 400MW Rampion offshore wind farm in the UK. CTBR – News
19 May 2015

Pattern Energy acquires two wind power projects in US

Pattern Energy has acquired two operational wind power projects in the US from Wind Capital Group, which have a power generation capacity of 351MW. CTBR – News
19 May 2015

Invenergy secures financing for 200MW wind energy project in Kansas, US

Invenergy Wind has secured debt and tax equity project financing for the 200MW Buckeye wind farm in the US state of Kansas. CTBR – News
17 May 2015

Republicans To Repeal PTC For Wind

US congressional Republicans have long hobbled wind development. In April, they introduced a bill to kill it off entirely. The surprisingly forthrightly named PTC Elimination Act introduced in the House by Rep. Marchant and cosponsored by 15 more Republicans,
12 May 2015

RWE opens 295MW Nordsee Ost offshore wind farm in Germany

Energy firm RWE has inaugurated the 295MW Nordsee Ost wind farm, which is situated about 35km to the north-east of the island of Helgoland in the German North Sea region. CTBR – News
11 May 2015

3 GW Of Wind Power – A New Record – Achieved In Australia

Australia achieved 3 GW or 3,000 MW of wind power generation for the first time, surpassing a record set in December, 3 GW Of Wind Power – A New Record – Achieved In Australia was originally published