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Siemens – two new wind contracts in India
Siemens Gamesa has secured its first order in India with Alfanar for the supply of 206 units of its SG 2.2-122 wind turbine for two wind farms, totalling 453 MW.
Mainstream installs first Taiba N’Diaye turbine
Mainstream Renewable Power has completed installation of the first turbine at Senegal’s first utility-scale wind farm.
French court clears offshore wind farm
French offshore wind energy developer Ailes Marines is on track to start construction of its Saint-Brieuc project after the French Council of State rejected appeals opposing it.
Poland paves the way for onshore wind
Poland's government is set to hold auctions for up to 2.5 GW of onshore wind energy this year.
WSP appointed on first Saudi Arabia wind farm
Engineering consultancy WSP has been appointed as owner’s engineer for the Dumat Al Jandal 400 MW wind farm in Saudi Arabia, the country’s first utility-scale array.
Europe adds 4.9 GW of wind in H1 2019
Europe added 4.9 GW of new wind energy capacity in the first half of 2019, according to figures released on 25 July by WindEurope.
DNV GL launches new LIDAR based project
DNV GL is calling on wind energy stakeholders to join a new Joint Industry Project to explore the potential of using LIDAR to measure wind actors.
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.