Siemens Gamesa wins new wind contract in Mexico

 Siemens Gamesa continues to reinforce its leadership in Mexico, where it has ranked as the number-one OEM in recent years, with a new order for the supply of 76 MW. More specifically, the company has entered into an agreement with the independent developer, Fuerza y Energía Limpia de Tizimín, for the installation over the course of

Nordex awarded another new wind contract in France

The Nordex Group has been awarded a contract for the installation of the Pays Chaumontais wind farm. With a capacity of 14.4 MW, the project is composed of six N117/2400 turbines, which will be installed in Jonchery about 250 km south-west of Paris in the first quarter of 2018. The contract was awarded, thanks to

Wood Group completes owner’s engineer work for construction of Ireland’s Kilberehert Wind Farm

Wood Group’s clean energy business, previously known as SgurrEnergy, recently completed owner’s engineer work for the pre-construction and construction phase of Metro Energy DAC’S Kilberehert Wind Farm near Freemount, County Cork, Ireland. The renewable energy and grid integration experts were commissioned by Metro Energy, which is owned by brothers Garvan and Kieran Healy, to provide expert advice

Vestas signs 48-MW wind contract in the Dominican Republic

Vestas has received an unconditional order for 14 V117-3.45-MW turbines for the 48-MW Larimar II wind park, located in Enriquillo region of the Dominican Republic. The order was placed by Elecnor, the renowned Spanish business group specializing in infrastructure, renewable energy and technology. The Larimar wind farm is key to the country’s goal to increase

Aquila Capital to expand capacity of its Norway wind farm to 150 MW

Aquila Capital is increasing the installed capacity of its Midtfjellet wind farm in Norway by 40 MW for a total of 150 MW. Eleven Nordex N117 turbines are to be installed, each of which has a 3.6-MW rated output. Midtfjellet has been in operation since 2013, and currently consists of 44 Nordex N100 and N90

LOC to complete marine warranty surveying services for offshore Hornsea Project One

International marine and engineering consultancy LOC Renewables is carrying out marine warranty surveying (MWS) services on what will be the world’s biggest wind farm, DONG Energy’s Hornsea Project One. The site, which will consist of 174 turbines installed off the Yorkshire coast in the North Sea and deliver power to more than one million homes,

Atlantic Renewable begins construction of its fifth wind farm in Brazil

In June of 2016, Atlantic Renewable Energies started the construction of Lagoa do Barro Wind Farm Complex, in Piaui state, Brazil, a development expected to cost R$1.3 billion. At full operating capacity, it will have eight wind farms with installed capacity of 195 MW, generated by 65 wind-generators in an area of 2,854 hectares. By combining wind farms and

Nordex wins more wind orders in Turkey

Nordex has received further orders for 72 MW from Turkey. The customer Pakmem Elektrik ordered a total of 16 N131/3600 turbines for the Cerit project, to be delivered by the wind-turbine manufacturer as of spring 2018. Pakmem Elektrik has also signed a Premium Service Agreement covering a period of fifteen years. The 57.6-MW Cerit wind

RK Systems designs India’s tallest lattice met tower

NRG Systems announced that its longtime partner, Mumbai-based RK Systems, has supplied and erected India’s tallest lattice met tower. Commissioned June 2017 in Southern India, the tower stretches 150-m high and features an array of NRG products, including 40C anemometers, 200P wind vanes, 110S temperature sensors, a BP20 barometric pressure sensor, and a SymphoniePRO data logger with iPackGPS for bankable, secure, and reliable

What the wind industry means to Cleveland, and your city as well

This “Cleveland Blue Sky” is already a reality in Europe; home to $16 billion per year in offshore wind investment and 95,000 jobs.