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Norway opens offshore wind areas
Norway has announced plans to open two major offshore wind areas for development in 2021.
Eneco seals new wind PPA
A major onshore wind repowering project in the Netherlands has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with Eneco.
Vestas wins two major orders in China
Vestas has secured a 50 MW order from a new customer, China Three Gorge Renewables (CTG Renewables), one of China’s biggest renewable energy developers, for the 50 MW project Juye I...
Ørsted marks offshore milestone
Green energy company Ørsted has completed installation of the first of two offshore wind turbines at the Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind (CVOW) farm.
Enercon secures financing for business turnaround
German wind turbine manufacturer Enercon has secured long-term financing with its banks to support plans to restructure and turnaround its business.
WindFloat Atlantic approaches the finishing line
The third and final floating platform of the WindFloat Atlantic offshore wind farm has set sail for the project site.
MHI Vestas inks Seagreen deal
MHI Vestas has signed a conditional agreement with SSE Renewables to supply turbines for the 1140 MW Seagreen offshore wind farm. MHI Vestas has not disclosed the exact hardware that...
Fécamp partners start construction
EDF, Enbridge and wpd have started construction of the Fécamp offshore wind farm after reaching financial close.
EDF buys into Chinese offshore wind projects
French group EDF has sealed its commitment to the growing Chinese offshore wind energy market with an industrial partnership with China Energy Investment Corporation (CEI).
EDL commissions 56 MW Australian hybrid
Global energy firm EDL has completed the 56 MW Agnew hybrid renewable energy plant in Western Australia.
Wind sector tackles recycling
Europe’s wind energy sector says that innovation and cross-industry alliances will help boost recycling rates.
Siemens launches a new offshore giant
Siemens Gamesa has announced the development of a 14 MW SG 14-222 DD offshore direct drive wind turbine.
ADB finances Thai wind and battery project
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed a THB235.55 million ($7.2 million) loan with Lomligor Company Ltd to finance the construction of a wind and battery storage facility...
German government reaches agreement on distance rule
Germany’s coalition government says that it will be up to individual states to decide whether to apply minimum distance rules for wind turbine developments.
Vestas breaks WTG installation record
Vestas has become the first wind turbine manufacturer to install more than 10 GW of capacity in a single year, according to analysts Wood Mackenzie.
Floating wind players join new committee
Several leading players in the growing floating offshore wind energy market have joined World Forum Offshore Wind (WFO).
Germany expands its offshore wind ambitions
Germany has pledged to expand its offshore wind target for 2030 from 15 GW to 20 GW.
Dutch assess subsidy-free offshore tender
Holland’s Enterprise Agency (RVO) is assessing “multiple” applications received in the recent subsidy-free tender for the Hollandse Kust Noord offshore wind zone in the North Sea.
TGP signs up WPD for 600 MW wind array
Taiwan Green Power (TGP) and WPD have signed an agreement jointly to develop a 600 MW offshore wind farm off the coast of Changhua, Taiwan.