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Omega selects GE’s new 2.2-107 brilliant wind turbine for 70-MW order in Brazil

GE introduced the latest in its line of brilliant wind turbines with the 2.2-107 and announced an order of 32 turbines from Omega Energia in the Piaui region of Brazil. This is the first order for GE’s 2.2-107 wind turbine, which was selected by Omega Energia in the A-5 Brazil energy auction on December 13,

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GE announces cumulative 3.9 gigawatts of U.S. orders

GE’s renewable energy business announced a cumulative 3.9 GW of firm and unconditional wind turbine supply orders in the United States since January 1, 2013, the date of the Production Tax Credit extension. Of these orders, 1.1 GW of GE technology was placed into service in 2013. The remaining 2.8 GW will be commissioned or

Siemens

Siemens receives turbine and service order for largest wind farm in Ontario, Canada

Siemens Energy announced a major wind turbine and service order in Canada at the AWEA WINDPOWER conference in Las Vegas, Nev. Along with the South Kent Wind Farm in Chatham-Kent, Ontario, the 270-MW K2 Wind Ontario (K2 Wind) Project will be among the largest wind power plants in Canada. It is located in Goderich in

Beebe Wind Farm. Ithica, Michigan.

Nordex USA awarded contract for 40 MW wind project

Nordex will supply the 40 MW Fourmile Wind Energy Project for its U.S. customer Exelon Wind this year. The order entails 16 Nordex N100/2500 turbines with a hub height of 100 meters plus a 20-year premium service contract delivered and commissioned to the site located in northwestern Maryland. In view of the moderate wind conditions,

With a rotor spanning 114 m, the turbine’s swept area is 38% greater than that of the G97-2.0 MW, and produces 20% more energy a year.

Gamesa commissions its first G114.2.0 MW wind turbine in the U.S.

Wind turbine developer Gamesa has commissioned its first 60Hz, G114-2.0 MW wind turbine prototype in the United States, in Texas. The installation of the prototype was completed mid-March at the Reese Technology Center in Lubbock, triggering the start of the intensive process of validating and certifying the new turbine. The company expects to obtain type certification

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SheerWind to install wind power pilot project in Dubai

SheerWind announced a pilot project to be commissioned at Dubai Aluminium PJSC (“DUBAL”), which operates one of the world’s largest aluminum smelting facilities and has a power generating capacity of nearly 2,400 MW. SheerWind’s relationship with DUBAL will begin with a 250 kW INVELOX wind power generation pilot project. DUBAL’s interest in SheerWind’s technology is

A blade of one of the turbines in the 5 MW installation.

Gamesa completes the installation of onshore 5 MW prototype in Alaiz, Spain

Gamesa has completed the installation of the first prototype of its G128-5.0MW onshore turbine at its research and development facility in Alaiz, Spain. The end of the assembly process triggers the start of the process of certifying the new turbine, slated for completion during Q4 2014. Type certification endorses the platform’s industrialization and marketing. The

The aeroMaster 5.0 MW offshore wind turbine developed by aerodyn and installed by Hyosung.

Hyosung installs aeroMaster 5.0 turbine prototype on Jeju Island

Hyosung Corp., the Korean power and industrial systems company and wind turbine manufacturer, recently installed the aeroMaster 5.0 offshore wind turbine prototype on Jeju-island, south of the Korean peninsula. Developed by aerodyn Energiesysteme GmbH in Germany, the turbine, with a rotor diameter of 139m and a 5 MW power capacity, has a high-speed drivetrain with

Hyundai Heavy’s 5.5 MW Offshore Wind Power Turbine Installed on Jeju Island

Hyundai Heavy installs Korea’s largest offshore wind turbine

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (HHI), the world’s largest shipbuilder and a leading wind turbine supplier, announced that it completed installation of a 5.5 MW offshore wind turbine prototype on Kimnyeong Wind Farm on Jeju Island, South Korea. The offshore wind turbine, measuring 100m hub height and 140m rotor diameter, is the largest unit ever

The G114-2.0 MW wind turbine maximizes  performance of turbines installed in medium and moderate windy sites.

Gamesa installs it first G114-2.0 MW turbines in Europe

Wind turbine developer Gamesa has reached an agreement with Eolus Vind, one of Sweden’s leading wind farm developers, for the supply of four of its G114-2.0 MW turbines in this Scandinavian market. Under the terms of the agreement, Gamesa will supply, install and commission four turbine (8 MW) at the Nötåsen wind farm located in