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Vestas secures fourth intertidal wind project in Vietnam
Vestas has secured its fourth intertidal project in Vietnam with a 29 MW order from Sigma Engineering.
Siemens’ first order for 170-metre rotor onshore turbine
Siemens will deliver eight units of its SG 5.8-170 to Danish developer and wind turbine operator Eurowind Energy A/S for the 46 MW Knöstad project.
Acciona to build giant wind farm in Queensland
Acciona has announced plans to start construction of a 1026 MW wind farm in Australia next year.
Covid-19 – UK Energy sector seeks coronavirus support
Energy companies in the UK have asked the government for financial backing to help them cope with the impacts of the coronavirus impact.
Eni commissions its first wind project
Italian oil firm Eni has commissioned its first wind farm, the 48 MW Badamsha project in Kazakhstan.
Iberdrola and EDF plan floating wind demo
Iberdrola and EDF have announced plans to build a floating offshore wind demonstration project in Norwegian waters.
Covid-19 – production lines critical, says WindEurope
WindEurope has called on European governments to allow continued operation of production lines in factories to help the wind industry cushion the impacts of the Covid-19 virus.
Growth in energy storage slowing – new report
A new report from EASE and Delta-EE shows that that the European energy storage market grew by a total of 1GWh in 2019, a significant slow-down compared to 2018.
Support for USA’s largest offshore wind project
Ramboll has been chosen by Dominion Energy to support development and engineering aspects of the Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind project.
IEA calls for clean energy response in wake of COVID-19 crisis
The International Energy Agency says that governments should put clean energy technologies at the heart of economic stimulus packages drawn up in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus drives wind market downgrade
The coronavirus pandemic is expected to have a widespread impact on the global wind energy sector, analysts say.
European tidal generation jumps 50 %
European tidal stream projects generated 50 per cent more electricity in 2019 compared with 2018, according to statistics released by Ocean Energy Europe (OEE).
Foresight and Belltown join forces
Foresight Group and Belltown power have created a joint venture to develop Belltown’s pipeline of greenfield onshore wind energy projects across the UK.
Offshore wind sees record 2019
The global offshore wind industry installed a record 6.1 GW of new capacity in 2019, according to new data from the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC).
TEPCO and Ørsted form offshore wind JV
TEPCO and Ørsted are to form a joint venture company, Choshi Offshore Wind Farm K.K., to make a joint bid in the Choshi-city offshore wind promotion area.
Fortum’s majority investment in Uniper cleared
The Russian Federal Antimonopoly Service has informed Fortum that the company does not need a merger clearance decision for closing its majority transactions on Uniper SE shares.
CBI seeks research bids
The Consortium for Battery Innovation (CBI) has issued a new request for research proposals to support innovation and development in lead battery technologies.
Hywind clears state aid hurdle
The EFTA Surveillance Authority (ESA) has given the green light for Norway’s government to provide financial aid to the Hywind Tampen floating offshore wind farm.
Pandemic 'is delaying wind supply chains'
he current Covid-19 pandemic is likely to result in delays in the development of new wind farms, although it is too early to assess the true impact, according to industry...