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  • The Nordex Group continues its successful sales in Turkey with new orders totaling 248 MW
    Since entering the Turkish market in 2007, the Nordex Group has installed more than 2.03 GW of wind capacity there, representing a market share of almost 27 per cent. Now the company has again received orders from this country on the Bosporus: for its long-standing customer Boydak Enerji, the Nordex Group will supply 21 N149/4.0-4.5 … Read more
  • Nordex confirms 2019 guidance
    The Nordex Group today announced that it generated consolidated sales of EUR 1,943.0 million in the first nine months of 2019 (9M 2018: EUR 1,772.9 million). As expected, the third quarter contributed significantly to this sales increase with sales of EUR 952.2 million (9M/2018: EUR 815.7 million). Gross revenue rose by 43.7 percent from EUR … Read more
  • GE’s Haliade-X 12 MW nacelle, the world’s most powerful offshore wind turbine, arrives in the UK for testing
    A nacelle from GE Renewable Energy’s Haliade-X 12 MW offshore wind turbine has arrived at the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult’s testing facility in Blyth, Northumberland, ahead of a rigorous testing program designed to prepare it for years of operation at sea. This nacelle, comparable in size to six double-decker London buses, will undergo full … Read more
  • ENGIE Africa Commissions Egypt’s Largest Wind Farm
    ENGIE Africa, the African arm of the French multinational electric utility company, has announced the commissioning of the 262.5 MW Ras Ghareb wind farm in Egypt, 45 days ahead of schedule. It is the largest and the first privately owned wind farm in Egypt. The project is now connected to the grid and is ready … Read more
  • Shell Agrees to Acquire EOLFI, Boosting its Floating Wind Capabilities And Expanding its Renewable Power Business
    This acquisition brings specialist expertise to enhance Shell’s existing wind team and a floating wind pilot project which is an opportunity to leverage our offshore experience and project management expertise. This is also a significant step for Shell in France, where Shell sees an opportunity to grow the offshore wind business.  Dorine Bosman, VP Offshore … Read more
  • The Nordex Group continues its successful sales in Turkey with new orders totaling 248 MW

    13th November 2019 by

    Since entering the Turkish market in 2007, the Nordex Group has installed more than 2.03 GW of wind capacity there, representing a market share of almost 27 per cent. Now the company has again received orders from this country on the Bosporus: for its long-standing customer Boydak Enerji, the Nordex Group will supply 21 N149/4.0-4.5 turbines with a rated capacity of 4.8 MW each for… Read more Continue reading The Nordex Group continues its successful sales in Turkey with new orders totaling 248 MW

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  • Nordex confirms 2019 guidance

    13th November 2019 by

    The Nordex Group today announced that it generated consolidated sales of EUR 1,943.0 million in the first nine months of 2019 (9M 2018: EUR 1,772.9 million). As expected, the third quarter contributed significantly to this sales increase with sales of EUR 952.2 million (9M/2018: EUR 815.7 million). Gross revenue rose by 43.7 percent from EUR 1,753.3 million to EUR 2,519.7 million. This figure also includes… Read more Continue reading Nordex confirms 2019 guidance

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  • GE’s Haliade-X 12 MW nacelle, the world’s most powerful offshore wind turbine, arrives in the UK for testing

    13th November 2019 by

    A nacelle from GE Renewable Energy’s Haliade-X 12 MW offshore wind turbine has arrived at the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult’s testing facility in Blyth, Northumberland, ahead of a rigorous testing program designed to prepare it for years of operation at sea. This nacelle, comparable in size to six double-decker London buses, will undergo full indoor testing as part of an advanced technology program that… Read more Continue reading GE’s Haliade-X 12 MW nacelle, the world’s most powerful offshore wind turbine, arrives in the UK for testing

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  • ENGIE Africa Commissions Egypt’s Largest Wind Farm

    12th November 2019 by

    ENGIE Africa, the African arm of the French multinational electric utility company, has announced the commissioning of the 262.5 MW Ras Ghareb wind farm in Egypt, 45 days ahead of schedule. It is the largest and the first privately owned wind farm in Egypt. The project is now connected to the grid and is ready for commercial operation at its maximum capacity. The wind farm… Read more Continue reading ENGIE Africa Commissions Egypt’s Largest Wind Farm

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  • Shell Agrees to Acquire EOLFI, Boosting its Floating Wind Capabilities And Expanding its Renewable Power Business

    12th November 2019 by

    This acquisition brings specialist expertise to enhance Shell’s existing wind team and a floating wind pilot project which is an opportunity to leverage our offshore experience and project management expertise. This is also a significant step for Shell in France, where Shell sees an opportunity to grow the offshore wind business.  Dorine Bosman, VP Offshore Wind Shell said, “EOLFI has been a pioneer of floating… Read more Continue reading Shell Agrees to Acquire EOLFI, Boosting its Floating Wind Capabilities And Expanding its Renewable Power Business

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  • Asia Poised to Become Dominant Market for Wind Energy

    12th November 2019 by

    Asia could grow its share of installed capacity for onshore wind from 230 Gigawatt (GW) in 2018 to over 2600 GW by 2050, a new report by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) finds. By that time, the region would become a global leader in wind, accounting for more than 50 per cent of all onshore and over 60 per cent of all offshore wind… Read more Continue reading Asia Poised to Become Dominant Market for Wind Energy

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  • ABS Classes World’s Biggest Floating Wind Turbine

    8th November 2019 by

    It is the first of three ABS-classed, SEMI Submersible Type units designed by Principle Power housing MHI Vestas turbines that will make up for a total of 25 MWs of floating offshore wind power. This is continental Europe’s first larger scale floating wind farm, 20 kilometers off the coast of Viana do Castello, Portugal. “ABS has supported innovation in offshore energy since 1958. This landmark… Read more Continue reading ABS Classes World’s Biggest Floating Wind Turbine

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  • DOE Awards $28 Million for Wind Energy Research, Development, and Demonstration Projects

    8th November 2019 by

    Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced the selection of 13 projects to receive a total of $28 million to advance wind energy nationwide. While utility-scale, land-based wind energy in the United States has grown to 96 GW, significant opportunities for cost reductions remain, especially in the areas of offshore wind, distributed wind, and tall wind. The funding selections were announced by DOE’s Assistant… Read more Continue reading DOE Awards $28 Million for Wind Energy Research, Development, and Demonstration Projects

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  • Ingeteam supplies 1 GW of wind power converters in India

    6th November 2019 by

    The company, which supplies wind converters from its plant located in Chennai, in southern India, has reached 1 GW in its first year of operations. Ingeteam, a global and independent supplier of electrical conversion equipment, has supplied 1GW in its first year of operations at the Chennai wind plant in southern India. In this way, the company continues to implement its growth plans in the… Read more Continue reading Ingeteam supplies 1 GW of wind power converters in India

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  • Siemens Gamesa achieves record wind energy activity in FY 2019

    6th November 2019 by

    Siemens Gamesa closes fiscal year 2019 with a record order book of €25.5bn (+12% YoY), as wind power is increasingly recognised as critical to the fight against climate change. The company also strengthen its balance sheet with a net cash position of €863m at the end of FY 2019, up €248m YoY. Siemens Gamesa closed the fiscal year ended September 30 with a record order… Read more Continue reading Siemens Gamesa achieves record wind energy activity in FY 2019

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