Alstom Ramps Up Operations At Brazilian Turbine Factory
France-based Alstom has announced a third shift and additional investment to boost operations at a wind turbine factory in Brazil. Located in Camacari, a city in the state of Bahia,   [read more]
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:21:06 EDT
DNV GL Releases Recommended Practice For Offshore Wind HVDC
DNV GL has announced a new recommended practice to help ensure safe connection of offshore wind farms to the transmission grid using high-voltage direct-current (HVDC) technology. Through a joint project,   [read more]
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:20:56 EDT
Gamesa To Showcase Its New 2.5 MW Turbine Models In Hamburg
Gamesa has announced it will showcase the newest additions to its 2.0-2.5 MW platform, as well as unveil the Gamesa WindNet PRO application, at the WindEnergy Hamburg trade fair. The   [read more]
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 11:54:11 EDT
GE Nets Deal To Supply 100 MW Moroccan Wind Farm
GE has announced it will supply 56 1.7-100 wind turbines for a wind farm in Morocco. Energie Eolienne du Maroc, a wholly owned subsidiary of Nareva Holding, is developing the   [read more]
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:58:59 EDT
Siemens Announces 21 MW Contract For D3 Turbines In France
Siemens has been awarded a contract from Theolia, a French independent power producer, for the delivery, installation and commissioning of seven D3 platform turbines for a 21 MW onshore wind   [read more]
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:47:06 EDT
Nordex Secures 57.6 MW Order For German Wind Farm
Nordex has secured a 57.6 MW order from PNE Wind AG to supply the Chransdorf wind farm in Germany. The turbine maker says the deal represents its largest individual German   [read more]
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Availon Reaches 1 GW Milestone For Servicing Vestas Turbine Technology
Availon, an independent operations and maintenance (O&M) service provider, says it has passed the 1 GW milestone for servicing Vestas wind turbine technology. Availon started providing O&M services for Vestas   [read more]
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Nordex Unveiling New 64.4-Meter Turbine Rotor Blade
Nordex SE has announced it will present a new 64.4-meter rotor blade at the WindEnergy Hamburg expo, which will be held in Germany from Sept. 23 to 26. The company   [read more]
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:29:51 EDT
Senate Confirms Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall As New DOE Deputy Secretary
The U.S. Senate has confirmed Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall as the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) deputy secretary. In her role, Sherwood-Randall will support Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz in the management and   [read more]
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:29:42 EDT
Liberty Power Supplying Wind-Generated RECs To Convention In Utah
Liberty Power has announced that it will donate renewable energy certificates (RECs) to match 100% of the estimated electricity usage at the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce's (USHCC) Annual   [read more]
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT