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Demand drives wind development to new heights in first quarter of 2018

Strong demand for affordable, reliable wind energy drove a busy first quarter for new U.S. wind farm announcements. Wind power’s low cost and stable...

New partnering arrangement enhances WSP’s offshore wind capabilities

WSP USA has entered into a partnership with Wood Thilsted, a specialist structural and geotechnical engineering consultancy, to provide detailed design services for offshore...

U.S. Department of the Interior charts big future for offshore wind

U.S. offshore wind development received a major boost from the Trump administration. The U.S. Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM)...

Floating offshore wind farm planned for California coast

The Redwood Coast Energy Authority has selected a consortium of companies comprised of Principle Power Inc., EDPR Offshore North America LLC, Aker Solutions Inc.,...

New York set to become leading hub for offshore wind

After years of false starts and delays, U.S. offshore wind is finally gaining momentum, fueled by innovation in turbine technologies, greater economies of scale,...

Ingeteam wins control center contract with Mexican energy company

Ingeteam, an independent global supplier of electrical conversion and turbine control equipment, recently announced it has been awarded a substantial contract by Mexican renewable...

EDPR secures a 200 MW PPA for a new U.S. wind farm

EDP Renewables, a global leader in the renewable energy sector, has secured a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with Great Plains Energy to sell...

GE to develop world’s most powerful offshore wind turbine

BGE Renewable Energy recently unveiled its plan to develop the largest, most powerful offshore wind turbine: the Haliade-X. Featuring a 12 MW direct drive...

GEV Wind Power continued growth in 2018

U.K. wind turbine blade maintenance specialists, GEV Wind Power, based in the North of England, is set for another year of continued growth and...

GE to develop world’s most powerful offshore wind turbine

BGE Renewable Energy recently unveiled its plan to develop the largest, most powerful offshore wind turbine: the Haliade-X. Featuring a 12 MW direct drive...

GEV Wind Power continued growth in 2018

U.K. wind turbine blade maintenance specialists, GEV Wind Power, based in the North of England, is set for another year of continued growth and...

Ingeteam wins control center contract with Mexican energy company

Ingeteam, an independent global supplier of electrical conversion and turbine control equipment, recently announced it has been awarded a substantial contract by Mexican renewable...

EDPR secures a 200 MW PPA for a new U.S. wind farm

EDP Renewables, a global leader in the renewable energy sector, has secured a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with Great Plains Energy to sell...

LOC Renewables signs on to deliver offshore wind cabling expertise in Taiwan

LOC Renewables, through its specialist naval architectural design and engineering team, Longitude Engineering, has been contracted to undertake a month-long feasibility study on behalf...

Summit recognizes role for wind-farm operations to support a greening grid

Untapped opportunities for Canada’s expanding wind-energy industry to enhance grid reliability and add value for consumers in the shift to a low-carbon future were...

Siemens Gamesa to develop offshore supply chain in Taiwan

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy intensifies its activities in the preparation for the offshore business in Taiwan. After a first agreement with Taiwan International Ports...

LOC Renewables signs on to deliver offshore wind cabling expertise in Taiwan

LOC Renewables, through its specialist naval architectural design and engineering team, Longitude Engineering, has been contracted to undertake a month-long feasibility study on behalf...

Nestlé moves closer to 100% renewable goal

Nestlé in the U.S., in partnership with EDP Renewables, a global leader in the renewable energy sector and one of the world’s largest wind...

Improving safety and efficiency

Pressure from wind owners to shift from availability driven operational models to performance optimized strategies has never been stronger. The trick, however, is being...

Report: Untapped energy in U.S. wind fleet could power 1.1M homes

The U.S. wind fleet could produce an estimated 12  TWh more energy — enough untapped energy to power roughly 1.1 million homes — according...
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