Wind Archive

19 Dec 2014

Gamesa Teams With Iberdrola To Launch Next-Gen Wind Farm Operations

Wind energy giant Gamesa is teaming up with Spanish multinational utility Iberdrola to launch a next-generation system for operating wind farms from a distance.  The system allows for remote management of any make of wind turbine, anywhere
19 Dec 2014

Senvion completes first phase of 350MW Rivière-du-Moulin wind project in Canada

Suzlon Group subsidiary Senvion has completed the first phase of the 350MW Rivière-du-Moulin wind project in Canada. CTBR – News
17 Dec 2014

nkt cables wins contract to support Race Bank offshore wind farm in UK

nkt cables has secured a contract worth about DKK595m (€80m) from Dong Energy to supply export cable systems for the Race Bank offshore wind farm in the UK. CTBR – News
17 Dec 2014

Turkey to build wind power plant in Istanbul

Turkey will construct its largest wind power plant in the Çatalca district of Istanbul, which will meet the demand for power of 280,000 homes. CTBR – News
16 Dec 2014

Micro Wind Turbines: Another Big Headache For Big Oil

An industry shakeout will follow the oil price crash, but the survivors will face new competition from micro wind turbines and the distributed wind sector Micro Wind Turbines: Another Big Headache For Big Oil was originally published
16 Dec 2014

China General Nuclear Power to purchase 80% stake in UK wind projects

China General Nuclear Power plans to buy 80% stake in the UK wind farms from Electricite de France SA for $ 157m, as part of its strategy to enter into the renewable-energy market of Europe. CTBR –
15 Dec 2014

DBB Jack-Up signs framework deal with MHI Vestas for offshore wind services

Denmark-based DBB Jack-Up Services has signed a framework agreement with MHI Vestas Offshore Wind for offshore wind operations and maintenance services. CTBR – News
15 Dec 2014

Eltek wins contract to support DolWin3 offshore wind project in Germany

Eltek has won a contract from Alstom Grid to deliver advanced power systems for the 900MW DolWin3 offshore wind energy project in Germany. CTBR – News
13 Dec 2014

Sudan Government To Invest $213 Million In Wind Energy Project

Sudan seems to be getting ready to play catch-up with several other African countries tapping renewable energy to strengthen their electricity sectors. Sudan has announced a large-scale wind energy project for this purpose. The government in Sudan has decided to
13 Dec 2014

First Wind sells majority stakes in two US wind farms

J.P. Morgan Asset Management has acquired majority stakes in First Wind’s 105MW Palouse wind farm in Washington and the 150MW Route 66 project in Texas. CTBR – News