Projects & Contracts

Senvion Inks Big Wind Order In Australia

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 20, 2017

Senvion has signed a conditional contract to supply more than 300 MW of wind turbines in Australia for Nexif Energy. The engineering, procurement and construction – as well as maintenance – contracts are for the 25-turbine Glen Innes Wind Farm [Read More]

Siemens Providing Full Scope Of Work For Offshore Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 17, 2017

For the first time, Siemens Wind Power will be providing the full scope of work – including the foundations – for an offshore wind farm, the EnBW Hohe See project. Hohe See owner EnBW has now made a final investment [Read More]

US Wind Secures Cabling Partner For MD Offshore Project

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 16, 2017

In support of its planned 750 MW offshore wind farm off the coast of Maryland, Baltimore-based US Wind Inc. has teamed up with JDR Cable Systems Ltd., which is supplying underwater power cables for the project. US Wind is one [Read More]

Gamesa Keeps On Growing In Indian Wind Market

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 16, 2017

Gamesa has secured wind turbine orders totaling 278 MW at seven wind sites in India. In total, the company has been commissioned to install 139 of its G114-2.0 MW and G97-2.0 MW wind turbines for several customers. Gamesa will supply, [Read More]

Dairyland Signs Iowa Wind PPA With Avangrid

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 15, 2017

Through a new agreement with Avangrid Renewables, Wisconsin-based Dairyland Power Cooperative will begin buying 80 MW of energy from the Barton Wind Farm, located in Kensett, Iowa. Effective Feb. 15, the power purchase agreement (PPA) is a result of Dairyland’s [Read More]

Castrol, Romax Partner For Wind Turbine Predictive Maintenance

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 14, 2017

Creating a new joint venture dedicated to wind turbine predictive maintenance, Castrol, a global provider of lubricants, has teamed up with Romax Technology Ltd.’s InSight business, which offers predictive maintenance solutions. Castrol has taken a controlling interest in the InSight [Read More]

J.P. Morgan Goes Big On U.K. Wind Power

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 13, 2017

Private equity firm Terra Firma has announced that J.P. Morgan Asset Management is purchasing the Infinis Group’s onshore wind assets – one of the largest independently owned operating wind portfolios in the U.K. The portfolio has 343 MW of generating [Read More]

Canadian Company Supporting French Floating Offshore Wind

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 10, 2017

Vancouver Island, British Columbia-based AXYS Technologies Inc. is participating in a floating offshore wind development in French waters. An AXYS WatchKeeper buoy will be deployed by French company Creocean on behalf of QUADRAN in a zone between Port-La Nouvelle and [Read More]

Gamesa Wins Debut Order For New G126-2.625 MW Machine

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 10, 2017

Gamesa has secured the first order for its new G126-2.625 MW turbine, a machine suited for areas with low wind speeds. The company has entered into an agreement with Thai developer Gunkul Engineering Public Co. Ltd. for the supply of [Read More]

Amazon Wind Farm US East Now Delivering Power On N.C. Farmlands

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 09, 2017

North Carolina’s first commercial-scale wind project, Amazon Wind Farm US East, has reached full commercial operations on farm fields in Pasquotank and Perquimans counties. Powered by Avangrid Renewables, the 208 MW facility features 104 Gamesa G114-2.0 MW turbines that will [Read More]