Vattenfall and ROMO Wind publish performance data verifying accuracy of iSpin technology

Wind-turbine optimizer ROMO Wind, together with Vattenfall, carried out a performance measurement project at Nørrekær Enge wind farm in Denmark using 13 Siemens 2.3-MW wind turbines. The goal was to compare the power-curve measurement results of an IEC-compliant met mast, a nacelle LiDAR, and the iSpin spinner anemometer. The results show that only the iSpin

Siemens signs first balance-of-plant wind service agreement in U.S.

Siemens has signed a long-term contract extension for service and maintenance at the 152-MW Keenan II wind farm in Oklahoma that will add balance of plant (BoP) to the scope and extend it for another 15 years. This marks the first long-term BoP wind service agreement in the U.S. for Siemens. The customer is CPV

DONG Energy completes acquisition of U.S. offshore wind development project in New Jersey, announces “Ocean Wind”

DONG Energy is one of the leading energy groups in Northern Europe, headquartered in Denmark.

Senvion contracts MPI Enterprise for turbine installation on Nordsee One

The MPI Enterprise wind turbine installation vessel, MPI Enterprise, will perform offshore transportation and installation of all 54 Senvion 6.2M-126 turbines.

Siemens to showcase cost-efficient wind technology at AWEA WINDPOWER 2016

Siemens will participate in the upcoming American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) WINDPOWER 2016 Conference & Exhibition in New Orleans (May 23 to 26), showcasing its comprehensive portfolio of products and services for the U.S. and North American wind industry. Siemens is focused on bringing down the cost of energy (LCoE) and making wind energy competitive

Capstone Power Dev. to use Pentalum Tech’s Lidar to measure wind speeds

Capstone Power Development will be relying on Pentalum Technologies’ SpiDAR wind Lidar to provide real-time wind speed measurements at four Ontario wind farms reaching commercial operation in 2016.

US BOEM and Denmark memorandum of understanding to strengthen cooperation on offshore wind energy

To formalize their collaboration, the Government of Denmark and the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) announced a new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to strengthen cooperation on offshore wind energy.

Nordex to install 32.5-MW wind farm in France

Nordex has obtained a new project order in France for 13 of their N100/2500 turbines. Nordex will supply and install the turbines for the Eplessier Wind Farm, owned by one of the funds TTR Energy manages. The company was also involved in this project to support the three shareholders SAB WindTeam GmbH, Syscom Sarl and

CohnReznick Capital Markets Securities to raise tax equity for Kansas wind farm

CohnReznick Capital Markets Securities announced its engagement with Capital Power, a power producer headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, to launch the tax-equity raise for the company’s 178-MW Bloom Wind project in Ford and Clark counties, Kansas. “We are thrilled to work with Capital Power on Bloom Wind as their exclusive advisor. There is already a tremendous

Offshore wind innovation on a steep growth curve

Almost 80% of all the innovation and technology development in offshore wind has been undertaken in that time-frame.