137 wind turbines for two wind projects in Ontario. Siemens will supply 91 units of its SWT-2.3-101 wind turbines and 46 SWT-2.3-113.

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Siemens’ Wind Power and Renewables Division has received two new orders for onshore wind projects in Ontario, Canada. The contracts include the supply, installation and commissioning of a total of 137 wind turbines rated at 2.3 MW. Of those, Siemens will supply 91 units of its SWT-2.3-101 turbines to Samsung Renewable Energy and Pattern Energy

Acciona Windpower's 3-MW turbine sports a 116-m rotor for lower speed wind sites.

Acciona supplies 100 turbines for Green Pastures wind farm in Texas

Acciona Windpower, a company dedicated to the design, manufacture, and sale of wind turbines, has begun the supply of 100 AW 116/3000 wind turbines for a wind power complex in Texas managed by the global asset manager, Capital Dynamics. The wind turbines will be installed in the Green Pastures wind complex, which is located on

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Gamesa signs new contract for the supply of 110 of its G114-2.0 MW turbines in Brazil  

Gamesa has signed its first contract with CPFL Renováveis, a subsidiary of CPFL Energia, one of Brazil’s leading electric utilities, for the supply of 110 of its G114-2.0 MW turbines (220 MW) at nine wind farms located in Rio Grande do Norte, in north-eastern Brazil. The turbines will be equipped with Gamesa’s MaxPower technology, which

The AW125/3000 wind turbine combines a 125-m rotor with a 3-MW wind turbine generator.

ACCIONA installs first AW125/3000 wind turbine

ACCIONA Windpower, a subsidiary of the ACCIONA group that designs, manufactures, and commercializes wind turbines, has completed the installation of the world’s first AW125/3000 wind turbine, which combines a 125-m rotor with a 3-MW wind turbine generator. The turbine is mounted on a 120-m concrete tower at ACCIONA’s Vedadillo Experimental Wind Farm located in the

GE will provide operations and maintenance support to the South Dakota wind farm through a five-year service agreement. This is the first Turbine Supply Agreement signed between GE and the BayWa r.e. group.

BayWa r.e. acquires 80 MW Project and secures GE Turbines

BayWa r.e. says that through its wholly owned BayWa r.e. Wind, it acquired all rights to the 80MW B&H project and secured 43 GE 1.85-87 wind turbines. The project, located in Charles Mix, Bon Homme, and Hutchinson Counties, South Dakota, will sell energy to NorthWestern Energy. Construction commenced in 2013 and BayWa r.e. intends to

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AWS Truepower contracted as lender engineer for the financing of the largest wind farm in Mexico

AWS Truepower, a renewable energy consulting and engineering services company, has been hired to act as Independent Engineer to support the financing and construction of the Ventika I & Ventika II wind projects in Nuevo León, Mexico. The Ventika Wind Project consists of two 126 MW wind projects, for a total capacity of 252 MW,


Wind turbines outperforming expectations at Honda Transmission Plant

Six months after the installation of two power-producing wind turbines at Honda Transmission Mfg. of America, the turbines are producing more renewable, low emissions electrical power than was anticipated when the towers went into operation in January. The wind turbines have exceeded the projected power output figures by 6.3 percent, and have contributed to reducing

The 36 MW project will feature 18 Gamesa G90-2.0 MW wind turbines.

Gamesa completes construction of its first wind farm in Chile

Gamesa recently concluded turnkey construction of its first wind farm in Chile, for Transantartic. The 36-MW San Pedro Chiloé wind farm is located on Chiloé Island, in the southern part of the country. The wind farm features 18 Gamesa G90-2.0 MW wind turbines. Construction for the project began in January 2013 and included the development of


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,


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