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Siemens launches 10 MW offshore WTG
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has launched the company’s first 10+ MW offshore wind turbine.
Orsted is preferred bidder in Connecticut tender
Orsted has been given the go-ahead to start negotiations for the sale of energy from its Revolution Wind offshore wind farm.
Equinor increases its stake in Poland’s offshore wind development
Equinor has exercised an option to buy a 50 per cent stake in Poland’s Bałtyk I offshore wind energy development from Polenergia.
GE to supply landmark Kenyan wind farm
GE Renewable Energy is to supply the turbines for the 102 MW Kipeto wind farm in Kenya.
Orsted reconsiders its Taiwan position
Orsted says that it will “pause and revisit” all of its project activities in Taiwan’s offshore wind energy sector following a delay in the permitting process for the Changhua 1 and...
Vortex sells its European wind portfolio
Vortex Energy has sold its 49 per cent stake in a 998 MW European onshore wind energy portfolio.
Engie signs deal on French offshore wind farms
French utility Engie and Spanish partner EDP Renovaveis (EDPR) have formed an alliance with Japan’s Sumitomo Corporation to build the French offshore wind farms of Dieppe-Le Tréport...
Europe drives wind growth
New analysis by Wood Mackenzie shows that More than 680 GW of new wind power capacity will come online globally over the next ten years.
Clarke Creek gains final approval
One of Australia’s largest renewable energy projects is one step closer to being built after securing environmental approval from the federal government.
Enterprize outlines Vietnamese offshore wind farm plans
Enterprize Energy has unveiled plans for a 3.4 GW offshore wind farm in Vietnam.
E.On has officially opened the Rampion offshore wind project, it has announced.
Bosnia seeks wind bids
Bosnia’s autonomous Serb Republic is seeking developers for a 50 MW wind farm.
Polish auction awards onshore wind contracts
Poland has revived its onshore wind energy sector with an auction awarding 1 GW of capacity.
Blue Circle and AC Energy plan Vietnam wind venture
Renewable energy developer The Blue Circle has signed a strategic partnership agreement with AC Energy Inc to develop 1500 MW of wind energy capacity in Southeast Asia.
French offshore wind farms approved
Offshore wind development company Eoliennes en Mer Iles d’Yeu et de Noirmoutier (EMYN) says that its 500 MW project off the island of Yeu and Noirmoutier in France has been given...
Senvion and Toshiba form strategic alliance
Toshiba Energy Systems and Senvion have finalised a strategic alliance to market and sell wind turbines in Japan.
Floating wind farm achieves first power
The developers of the Kincardine offshore wind farm say the project has reached a major milestone with the delivery of first power.
Innogy and Shell collaborate on floating technology
Innogy and Shell have signed an agreement with Stiesdal Offshore Technologies to build a floating offshore wind turbine demonstration project in Norway.
GWEC creates new offshore wind taskforce
The Global Wind Energy Council has created a taskforce dedicated to accelerating the growth of offshore wind energy in non-European markets.