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]
With a noteworthy project win, as well as product announcements, the turbine maker has been on a roll of sorts lately.
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]
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]
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.
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]
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 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]
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]
The incident happened at the Fenner wind farm in Madison County on the morning of Feb. 11.