Wind Archive

30 Jan 2015

Vestas to supply turbines for 36.3MW Jamaican wind farm

Vestas has secured a contract to deliver turbines for the 36.3MW BMR Jamaica wind project in Saint Elizabeth Parish. CTBR – News
30 Jan 2015

VBMS to support Gemini offshore wind farm project in Netherlands

VBMS has won a contract to help install export cables at the 600MW Gemini offshore wind farm project in the Netherlands. CTBR – News
28 Jan 2015

Gamesa to supply 82MW of turbines for three Brazilian wind farms

Spain-based Gamesa has secured a contract to deliver 84MW of turbines for three projects in Brazil’s northeastern state of Rio Grande do Norte. CTBR – News
28 Jan 2015

GE to supply turbines for Huaneng Dali Longquan wind project in China

GE has secured a contract to supply turbines for the 151MW Huaneng Dali Longquan wind project in China. CTBR – News
27 Jan 2015

ADB to provide $85m loan to Thailand wind farm project

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide up to $ 85m in financing for a 81MW wind power plant in Thailand. CTBR – News
25 Jan 2015

First Autonomous Public Lighting System That Runs On Solar + Wind Energy Developed

What is — according to its creators — the first autonomous industrialized public lighting system running on nothing but solar and wind energy was recently developed by researchers at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, in cooperation with
24 Jan 2015

US releases environmental assessment for wind areas offshore North Carolina

The US Department of the Interior has issued an Environmental Assessment supporting a potential lease sale of over 300,000 acres of federal waters off the coast of North Carolina for the development of wind energy. CTBR –
23 Jan 2015

The Key To Making The Most Of Rising Wind Energy Production Is…

Originally published on ABB. By Alfredo Parres Supporting electricity grids as wind power reaches new highs As winter storms lash northern Europe, Denmark has announced record highs for wind’s contribution to its national electricity production. Global wind
23 Jan 2015

Siemens breaks ground on £310m wind turbine factory in Hull, UK

Siemens has broken ground on the £310m wind turbine manufacturing and assembly facilities at Alexandra Dock in Hull, England. CTBR – News
23 Jan 2015

Mobile App For Accessing Solar + Wind Energy Satellite Resource Maps Developed By Masdar

A new mobile application (app) allowing users to access near-live satellite maps of solar and wind energy resources in the UAE (as well as elsewhere) was recently developed by the Research Center for Renewable Energy Mapping and