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Iberdrola Opens its First Offshore Wind Farm West of Duddon Sands

Iberdrola USA, the second-largest wind producer in the United Sates, recently announced that its sister company ScottishPower Renewables, in conjunction with Dong Energy of...

GE Celebrates Installation of its 25,000th Turbine Worldwide

GE recently celebrated its 25,000th wind turbine installation — a milestone for the company which now has more than 38 GW of installed wind...

DOE Promotes Wind Workforce with Interactive Wind Career Map

A robust domestic wind industry requires a well-qualified and trained workforce to design, maintain, and install wind energy projects across the country. As wind...

Siemens Awarded 15-Year Extension on Service and Maintenance Agreement for Washington Wind Farms

Siemens has signed two long-term wind service and maintenance agreements covering 132 SWT-2.3 turbines at two wind projects in Washington state. Summit Power Group, LLC,...

Moventas Plans Wind Service Shop In Minnesota

Moventas, a leading wind gear manufacturer and service provider, has confirmed plans to set up a wind gearbox service workshop in St Paul, Minnesota,...

Offshore Wind Foundations: Research Needs And Innovation Opportunities

“The U.S. offshore wind industry should adopt transformative design solutions for fixed foundations that build infrastructure resilience to domestic hazards, such as hurricanes, while...

Offshore Wind Forecast To Reach 40 GW Globally By 2020

With more countries utilizing offshore wind potential, the global offshore wind power market is expected to increase more than fivefold from 7.1 GW in...

Siemens To Perform Grid Connection And Supply Turbines For Dudgeon Offshore Project In The...

Siemens has received an order for the turnkey delivery of the grid connection for the Dudgeon offshore wind farm. The customers are the Norwegian...

UMaine Celebrates First Anniversary Of Its VolturnUS Floating Wind Turbine With Signing Of Further...

U.S. Sen. Susan Collins and U.S. Rep. Michael Michaud welcomed top officials from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to Castine on September 5...

GE Study Outlines Wind’s Benefits To Grid Resiliency During Large-Scale Interruption

GE’s Energy Consulting business presented the findings of its frequency response study on wind power and grid resiliency in late August at the CIGRE...

Profile: Havlik Gear – Ontario Company Is Poised To Meet The Drivetrain Needs Of...

Havlik Gear in Cambridge, Ontario is one of several companies competing in the wind energy component market. During the early part of the new...

BOEM Defines Offshore Areas Off The Coast Of NC

In mid-August, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has defined three Wind Energy Areas offshore North Carolina, which total approximately 307,590 acres, for...

Fishermen’s Energy Signs Department Of Energy Grant

At the end of Steel Pier, with the ocean as a backdrop, Fishermen’s Energy, U.S. Senator Robert Menendez, State Senator Jim Whelan, Atlantic City...

Juhl Energy Acquires Two Wind Farms In Iowa

Juhl Energy, Inc. has announced that the company has completed its previously announced acquisition of two operating wind farms in Iowa. The $4 million...

Vestas, EP Global Expand Wind For Prosperity Into Africa

Vestas and EP Global Energy have been working since March on developing a donor-funded wind farm in Jordan to help the country address its...

Study: Price Of Wind In The U.S. At All-Time Low

Wind energy pricing is at an all-time low, according to a new report released by the U.S. Department of Energy and prepared by Lawrence...

GE To Invest In Atria Power’s Wind Farms In India

GE Energy Financial Services has invested equity in three Atria Power wind projects under construction in India, supporting GE’s commitment to invest USD $1...

DOE Boosts Distributed Wind Manufacturing Funding Through Competitiveness Project

The Energy Department and the Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory recently announced funding for projects led by Pika Energy, Northern Power Systems, Endurance Wind...

Hoosier Energy Signs PPA With EDP Renewables

Hoosier Energy has entered into a 15-year power purchase agreement with EDP Renewables North America that will add 25 MW of wind energy from...

RES Exercises 166 MW Of U.S. Supply Agreement With Vestas For Project In Minnesota

Vestas has received a 166 MW order for 83 V100-2.0 MW turbines for RES Americas’ 200 MW Pleasant Valley Wind Project in Minnesota. The...
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