Huaneng Renewables signs a deal for 55 GE 2.75-120 Brilliant Wind Turbines to be located in the Yunnan province of China.

Huaneng selects GE’s Brilliant 2.75-120 wind turbines for Chinese wind farm

GE today announced it will supply one of the world’s largest power generation companies—China’s Huaneng Corporation—with 55 units of GE 2.75-120 brilliant wind turbines, to be installed at the Huaneng Dali Longquan wind project in the Yunnan province of China. The project will provide 151 megawatts of power, making it GE’s largest wind order in

NJR Clean Energy Ventures has ordered 21 units of the type Siemens SWT-2.3-108.

Siemens receives order for 48-MW Alexander wind project in Kansas

Siemens announces that it will supply 21 wind turbines to NJR Clean Energy Ventures (NJRCEV), a subsidiary of New Jersey Resources (NJR), for the 48-megawatt Alexander wind project, located in Rush, Kansas. A service and maintenance agreement was also signed to help ensure the turbines operate at optimal levels. NJRCEV is responsible for constructing, owning

It’s time for the U.S. to use the lessons learned from more than 20 years of offshore wind development internationally and apply them to generating clean, renewable energy off our coasts.

Offshore wind would produce twice the jobs and energy as offshore drilling in Atlantic Ocean

Oceana has released a report that finds offshore wind would produce twice the number of jobs and twice the amount of energy as offshore drilling in the Atlantic Ocean. Oceana is the largest international advocacy group working solely to protect the world’s oceans. The report, Offshore Energy by the Numbers, An Economic Analysis of Offshore

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier is a leading installer of offshore wind turbines. It owns and operates two specialized jack-up installation vessels and have extensive experience installing some of the largest offshore wind turbines in Europe.

Huge offshore wind power plans expected to boost capacity to 39 GW by 2020

U.K. based Reportstack announces the publication of market research report on Offshore Vessels and Cables Market (Single user license: $3,995) that says the market is expected to register substantial growth between 2014 and 2020. The UK government has announced tenders for 32.2 GW of offshore wind power, scheduled for completion by 2020, and the U.S. envisions the

Invelox system from SheerWind

Sheerwind’s 200-kW Invelox selected for pilot project in Florida

Tampa Electric has selected the 200-kW Invelox wind power generation from Sheerwind to be built as a pilot project in 2015 in Apollo, Fla. for the Big Bend Power Station. After sufficient data is collected (6 to 8 months) and if the technology is shown to be viable, Tampa Electric may purchase a utility-scale 1.8

The N117/2400 turbine from Nordex

Nordex supplies seven turbines for wind project in Poland

RWE Innogy recently ordered seven N117/2400 wind turbines from Nordex for the 17-MW Opalenica project in Poland. The wind turbines are to be installed in summer 2015. The company has also signed a 15-year premium service contract for the turbines. The Opalenica project is located in the Poznan region. RWE opted for the N117/2400 as

ScotianWEB’s phase I project, Parker Mountain, which SgurrEnergy supported with lender’s independent engineer services.

SgurrEnergy lends services to Nova Scotia wind projects

SgurrEnergy’s North American arm is conducting lender’s independent engineer services on the Watts Wind II portfolio, which comprises three sites located in the Nova Scotia communities of New Glasgow (6.4 MW), Barrington (3.2 MW) and Wedgeport (1.8 MW).  The team supported National Bank of Canada, the lender, through a technical due diligence review, bank-grade energy

Siemens service operations vessels will operate in the North Sea.

Siemens signs chartering agreement for two additional wind service operations vessels

Siemens has signed a chartering agreement with ship owner Bernhard Schulte for two new service operations vessels (SOV) to be purpose-built for the long-term service and maintenance operations of the Gemini and Sandbank/Dan Tysk offshore wind power plants in the North Sea. Officials from Siemens and Bernhard Schulte together with its offshore wind affiliate WINDEA

The line of Twin Axe vessels from Damen sport twin hulls for stability in rough seas and a hull design that allows fast transits, to 26 knots.

Report: Offshore vessels and cables market – Size, competitive landscape, and key country analysis to 2020

Reportstack’s study is said to provide an understanding of the type of vessels required for offshore wind farm development and highlights major trends in the market. Reportstack’s study (Single user license: $3,995) is said to provide an understanding of the type of vessels required for offshore wind farm development and highlights major trends in the

AT&F has the machinery capable for  rolling steel sheets into cans, sections of the optimized monopole designed, for work in Lake Erie.

Offshore wind provides opportunities for U.S. manufacturers in the midwest

This article is provided by the Lake Erie Energy Development Corp. The potential for offshore wind power generation in the U.S. is staggering. At a projected 4,223 gigawatts (GW) of electric generating potential (with the Ohio waters of Lake Erie alone accounting for more than 50 GW of that power), offshore wind offers a viable,