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NY seals offshore wind deals
The US state of New York has signed landmark agreements to procure 1700 MW of offshore wind energy from two projects.
EDF and Masdar close finance on Dumat Al Jandal
A consortium of EDF and Masdar has closed financing on the Dumat Al Jandal wind farm in Saudi Arabia.
Siemens awarded largest US offshore wind power order
Siemens Gamesa has received, conditionally, a record WTG order for 1714 MW from Ørsted and Eversource.
Hohe See generates first power
EnBW's Hohe See 609 MW offshore wind farm has generated first power.
Saipem targets floating wind expansion
Italian engineering firm Saipem has joined forces with Plambeck Emirates LLC for the development and construction of a 500 MW floating offshore wind farm in Saudi Arabia.
Vestas books 415 MW Saudi order
Vestas is to supply 415 MW of wind turbines for Saudi Arabia’s first utility-scale wind farm, it has announced.
Siemens wins largest repowering order in North America
Siemens Gamesa has been selected by MidAmerican Energy Company to repower the 429 MW Rolling Hills wind power project.
Naval forges floating offshore wind project links
Naval Energies has inked a co-operation agreement with Hitachi Zosen Corporation to develop floating offshore wind energy projects.
Equinor forms consortium for Korean offshore wind venture
Equinor has announced plans to build the world’s largest floating offshore wind farm in South Korean waters.
More success for Vattenfall going Dutch
Vattenfall is to build a second subsidy-free offshore wind farm in the Netherlands after winning the tender for construction of the Hollandse Kust Zuid (HKZ) 3&4 project.
Vestas secures first EnVentus order
Vestas has secured the first firm order for wind turbines from its new EnVentus turbine platform.
Glennmont, TRIG expand their wind portfolios
Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) has sold its stake in the 330 MW Gode Wind 1 offshore wind farm to two separate investment firms.
DTEK secures loans for Primorskaya phase 2
DTEK Renewables has reached financial close on €90 million to build phase II of the Primorskaya wind energy plant in Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya region.
Offshore wind has 200 GW potential globally
The global offshore wind energy sector has the potential to reach 200 GW of installed capacity by 2030, according to the Global Wind Energy Council.
Kitka secures EBRD backing
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is supporting Kosovo’s first wind farm with an €18 million loan.
Siemens gains offshore wind preferred supplier nomination in Japan
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has received its first preferred supplier nomination for an offshore wind project in Japan.
Dunkirk auction result boosts offshore wind volumes in France
Bids to build a 600 MW offshore wind farm off the coast of Dunkirk came in at a winning figure of below €50/MWh, the French government announced on 14 June.
Saint-Nazaire clears legal hurdle
EDF Renewables says it has secured all the permits required for the construction and operation of the Saint-Nazaire offshore wind farm after a French court rejected an appeal against...
Enercon and Enerjisa win huge wind contracts in Turkey
Enercon and Enerjisa are to build 1000 MW of onshore wind energy capacity in Turkey after winning contracts in the country’s latest YEKA renewables tender.