Archive for Nordex

Nordex Appoints New CEO After ‘Disappointing’ Market Forecast

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 17, 2017

The supervisory board of German wind turbine manufacturer Nordex has appointed Jose Luis Blanco to succeed Lars Bondo Krogsgaard as CEO of the company. Nordex says it presented record sales and profits in 2016 and increased its market share significantly; [Read More]

Nordex Grabs Another Order For Cold-Climate Wind Turbines

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 14, 2017

ABO Wind, an international developer headquartered in Germany, has placed another order with Nordex for a wind project in Finland. Following the customer’s nine-turbine order in November, the new order comprises three N131/3000s for the Muntila wind project, located in [Read More]

Nordex Touts Good Year In Turkish Wind Market

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 09, 2017

With approximately 350 MW installed in 2016, German turbine manufacturer Nordex is touting a 25% market share for installed wind capacity in Turkey for the year. In total, with 1.5 GW, the company says it has set up roughly one-quarter [Read More]

Nordex Reaches Half-Gigawatt Wind Mark In Ireland

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 07, 2017

With the commissioning of the 95 MW Meenadreen wind farm in Donegal, Nordex has passed a new milestone in the Republic of Ireland: 500 MW of wind turbines in operation. In total, Nordex turbines with a capacity of 529 MW [Read More]

Acciona Merger Helps Drive Big 2016 Sales Increase For Nordex

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 01, 2017

On the basis of its provisional consolidated financial statements for 2016, the Nordex Group has reported that it achieved its targets. Specifically, sales climbed by 40% to EUR 3.4 billion, including sales of EUR 726 million contributed by its new [Read More]

Nordex Secures U.S. Wind Order Via Safe-Harbor Transaction

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 27, 2017

The Nordex Group has received an order to install 95 turbines in the 3 MW class for an undisclosed U.S. project. According to Nordex, the large-scale project represents the first follow-up order from a safe-harbor transaction agreed upon with a [Read More]

Nordex Wins New Certification For N117/3000 Wind Turbine

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 16, 2017

The Nordex Group has received a new unit certificate in Germany for its N117/3000 wind turbine. The certificate pertains to VDE-AR-N 4120 – the technical requirements for the connection and operation of customer installations to a high-voltage network – from [Read More]

Nordex Reports Several Gains In Home Wind Market

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 08, 2017

German wind turbine manufacturer Nordex installed substantially more wind turbines – 267 units – in its domestic market in 2016 than it did in the previous year, when the company installed 176 units. As the capacity of these turbines also [Read More]

Nordex Acquiring Producer Of Wind Rotor Blade Molds

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 01, 2017

The Nordex Group is acquiring Denmark-based SSP Technology A/S, a developer and manufacturer of wind rotor blade molds. SSP Technology, founded in 2001, engineers rotor blade molds and prototypes for turbines between 1.5 MW and 8.0 MW. The largest rotor [Read More]

Nordex Has Biggest Year Yet In Home Market

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 13, 2017

The Nordex Group closed 2016 with a strong December order intake in its home market of Germany: The turbine manufacturer received orders for 89 wind turbines in 33 projects with a combined capacity of 262.5 MW. Consequently, Nordex recorded a [Read More]