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Norwegian developer to build Ukraine sites – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlyNorwegian developer to build Ukraine sitesWindpower MonthlyRoughly 70 wind turbines totalling 250MW are expected to be installed in the southern Kherson region of the country. All the energy produced will be supplied to the Ukranian national grid. The volume of investments in the project is estimated at €370 …and more »

France repowering clarified, offshore simplified – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlyFrance repowering clarified, offshore simplifiedWindpower Monthly”It represents a real simplification,” said Matthieu Monnier, head of offshore wind at French wind energy association FEE. The “permit envelope” allows developers to modify the project after it has been awarded. This means they do not have to lock in …

Ørsted buys US firm Lincoln Clean Energy – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlyØrsted buys US firm Lincoln Clean EnergyWindpower MonthlyIt has developed more than 1.5GW of operating wind capacity in the US, much of which has been sold on to third parties. Notably, LCE developed the 253MW Amazon Wind Farm Texas site, comprising 100 GE Renewable Energy turbines. It is owned by …Danish Firm Moving big into US Wind Energy DevelopmentPower Engineering MagazineEuropean wind farm giant Orsted takes a £450m bite out of USØrsted to acquire Lincoln Clean Energy from I Squared CapitalWindpower Engineering (press release)North American Windpower -CNBC -Reutersall 105 news articles »

TPI Composites’ sales decline in Q2 – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlyTPI Composites’ sales decline in Q2Windpower MonthlyHome · News · Global Regions · Tender Watch · Intelligence · Events · Windpower TV · Business & Companies · Technology · Policy · Project Development · Operations & Maintenance · Transmission · Offshore · Email Bulletins · North America · Europe …TPI Composites expands blade supply deal with GEWindpower Engineering (press release)GE, TPI Composites Announce New Blade Supply DealsNorth American Windpowerall 71 news articles »

India cancels 2GW auction round – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlyIndia cancels 2GW auction roundWindpower MonthlyThe main reason for the lack of response is the limited grid access available to wind power projects in the central transmission grid, as Windpower Monthly reported in early August. In pl…

Happy American Wind Week! – North American Windpower

North American WindpowerHappy American Wind Week!North American WindpowerThe American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) has announced the kickoff of American Wind Week 2018, being held Aug. 5-11. Supporters of wind energy across the U.S. launched American Wind Week last year when wind power became the country’s …It’s time to celebrate! American Wind Week officially kicks offWindpower Engineering (press release)all 5 news articles »

Power Management Chapter 16: Wind Power – Power Electronics Technology

Power Electronics TechnologyPower Management Chapter 16: Wind PowerPower Electronics TechnologyWind power, as an alternative to burning fossil fuels, is plentiful, renewable, widely distributed, clean, produces no greenhouse gas emissions during operation, and uses little land. The net effects on the environment are far less problematic than …Offshore wind: NJ, Phil Murphy bet on clean energy, but who will pay?Asbury Park PressIt’s a Breeze to Teach Wind Energy with these STEM (press release)Wind Turbine Market revenue will retain 6% CAGR to overtake $70 billion by 2024BenzingaThe Hill (blog) -Digital Journal -LinkedIn -MarketResearchNest.comall 165 news articles »

Dominion, Ørsted Make Headway On Virginia Offshore Wind – North American Windpower

North American WindpowerDominion, Ørsted Make Headway On Virginia Offshore WindNorth American WindpowerDominion Energy Virginia and Denmark-based Ørsted (formerly DONG Energy) have announced “significant steps forward” in the development of what would be Virginia’s first offshore wind project. Dominion Energy has filed with Virginia’s State Corporation …Dominion seeks SCC nod for 12-MW wind farm off Virginia BeachRenewables NowOrsted files 12MW Coastal VirginiareNewsall 10 news articles »

How climate change influences wind power – Phys.Org

Phys.OrgHow climate change influences wind powerPhys.OrgClimate change poses a big challenge for wind energy production in Europe. This is the conclusion of a study carried out by researchers at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) using spatially a…

Senvion debuts new 2.3MW turbine in Chile – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlySenvion debuts new 2.3MW turbine in ChileWindpower MonthlyThe manufacturer will provide 89 of its 2.3MW turbines with rotor diameters of 130 metres – the first model in its 2.XM platform – for the Cabo Leones II project, which is part of a 500MW wind cluster. Installation will begin at the Huasco province …Senvion inks conditional turbine deal for 205-MW project in ChileRenewables Nowall 6 news articles »

Chinese province runs on renewables for 216 hours – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlyChinese province runs on renewables for 216 hoursWindpower MonthlyAccording to Goldwind, the Qinghai Electric Power Company monitored hydro, wind and solar resources using “short and ultra-short term power forecasts” to prioritise the clean energy generation to maximise consumption. The province utility used a new …

Suzlon’s earnings, installations hit by auction shift – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlySuzlon’s earnings, installations hit by auction shiftWindpower MonthlyHowever, Suzlon claimed it has the “largest backlog in the Indian wind industry” — 1,134MW in firm orders and more than 700MW in framework agreements for which the power purchase agreement has been signed. JP Chalasani, CEO of Suzlon, explained …and more »

Envision buys Nissan’s battery business – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlyEnvision buys Nissan’s battery businessWindpower MonthlyThe turbine manufacturer intends to integrate its Internet of Things (IoT) operating system EnOS — which connects more than 50 million devices used for wind, solar and energy storage — to use clean energy in these batteries, it stated. Nissan’s …and more »

Blockchain facility to be powered by wind – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlyBlockchain facility to be powered by windWindpower MonthlyBrookstone acquired the rights to develop the site — which has average wind speeds over 10m/s — when it bought developer AM Wind early 2018. Soluna will use the wind energy to power computing centres it will build alongside dedicated to …

New Facebook wind power deal – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlyNew Facebook wind power dealWindpower MonthlyFacebook will purchase the output from 139MW of the 200MW Headwaters II project in Randolph county, Indiana. The deal will last 15 years. Mark Zuckerberg’s company is looking to power its global operations with renewables. In March, Facebook …Facebook inks long-term power purchase agreement for wind energy produced in IndianaCNBCall 2 news articles »

Innergex to buy out JV partner in Québec – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlyInnergex to buy out JV partner in QuébecWindpower MonthlyThe developer was in a joint venture (JV) with energy infrastructure company TransCanada, which had built five wind farms with a combined capacity of 589.5MW. It has now agreed to buy TransCanada’s 62.5% stake in the 109.5MW Baie-des-Sables, …TransCanada profit drops, sells stake in Cartier wind powerReutersTransCanada reports mixed Q2 results; sells Cartier wind energy for C$630MSeeking AlphaInnergex to buy TransCanada’s stake in five Cartier wind farmsPower TechnologyCTV News -Financial Post -Nasdaqall 45 news articles »

Suzlon CEO charts overseas re-entrance – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlySuzlon CEO charts overseas re-entranceWindpower MonthlyINDIA: On top of the burgeoning domestic market, the CEO of manufacturer Suzlon is once again turning his eyes to other regions. Suzlon CEO JP Chalasani. Like other major OEMs, Suz…