Archive for Goldwind

New Goldwind Americas Exec Joins After Nine Years With Nordex

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 19, 2017

Goldwind Americas, the Chicago-based subsidiary of Chinese wind turbine company Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co. Ltd., has appointed Reinhard Sander vice president of engineering and technology. Sander joins Goldwind Americas after almost nine years at Nordex USA Inc., where [Read More]

Goldwind USA Continues To Click Off Milestones

Mark Del Franco
Written by Mark Del Franco on May 09, 2017

With a noteworthy project win, as well as product announcements, the turbine maker has been on a roll of sorts lately.

Rattlesnake Wind Project Begins Construction In Texas

Posted by Amanda Fava on May 09, 2017

Renewable Energy Systems (RES) and Goldwind Americas say that the 160 MW Rattlesnake Wind Project has received its notice to proceed on construction. The project was acquired by Goldwind from RES in May 2016. Rattlesnake Wind, located in McCulloch County, Texas, [Read More]

Goldwind Americas Nails Down Financing For Rattlesnake Wind Project

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 01, 2017

Chicago-based Goldwind Americas, a wholly owned subsidiary of Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co. Ltd. (Goldwind), has received tax equity financing commitments from MidAmerican Wind Tax Equity Holdings and Citi for the 160 MW Rattlesnake Wind Project. The wind farm [Read More]

Vestas Reclaims No. 1 Wind OEM Title; Who Else Made The Top Five?

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 20, 2017

Taking the spot back from Goldwind, the Danish company’s return to No. 1 was partially driven by an uptick in U.S. orders, according to preliminary findings from FTI Consulting.

‘Wind For Industry’ Company Grabs $80M From Prudential

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 16, 2017

One Energy Enterprises LLC, a Findlay, Ohio-based provider of Wind for Industry solutions for large electricity consumers, has secured $80 million in financing from Prudential Capital Group. Prudential Capital Group is the private placement arm of PGIM, the global investment [Read More]

Whirlpool Bringing Wind Power To Two More Ohio Plants

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 25, 2016

Appliance manufacturing giant Whirlpool Corp. has announced a $13.5 million investment to build wind projects to help power its Marion and Ottawa manufacturing plants in Ohio. The three Marion turbines – which are scheduled for completion in early 2017 – [Read More]

Goldwind Installs ZephIR LiDAR On Prototype 6 MW Turbine

Posted by Lauren Tyler on April 14, 2016

Goldwind has successfully completed the installation of the wind LiDAR system ZephIR DM by Beijing New Energy Technology Ltd. on the company’s 6 MW prototype direct-drive, permanent-magnet wind turbine. Goldwind confirms that the ZephIR LiDAR systems will be used for [Read More]

Vestas Edges Out Goldwind For Wind Turbine Market Share

Posted by Lauren Tyler on March 31, 2016

MAKE has released its annual Global Wind Turbine original equipment manufacturer (OEM) 2015 Market Share report, which puts Vestas just ahead of Goldwind last year. According to the report, fragmentation and a largely singular market focus have prevented Chinese turbine [Read More]

Enel Green Power Investigates Fallen Turbine Blade At New York Wind Farm

Posted by Lauren Tyler on February 16, 2016

The incident happened at the Fenner wind farm in Madison County on the morning of Feb. 11.