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Study Says El Niño Not To Blame For Last Year’s Wind Drought

The unprecedented drop in windiness affecting vast swaths of the U.S. in 2015 cannot be explained by the impacts of El Niño, claims a...

Availon Nets Spanish And Italian Certification

Wind turbine service provider Availon has received full HSEQ certification for its wind farm servicing operations in Italy and Spain. The certifications are in...

Vestas Announces 200 MW U.S. Order From Undisclosed Customer

Vestas has received a firm and unconditional 200 MW order in the U.S. from an unidentified customer.The contract includes supply and commissioning of 100...

Wind Turbine Towers Poised To Reach ‘Mega’ Heights

Wind turbine towers are set to reach heights of up to 170 meters with new construction techniques and materials, according to wind power engineering...

Siemens And Gamesa Reportedly Near Completion Of Big Merger

Spanish original equipment manufacturer (OEM) Gamesa recently confirmed it was in negotiations with Germany-based rival conglomerate Siemens. Now, the two are reportedly nearing completion...

Renewables Developer Dulas Establishes Base In Ireland

U.K.-based renewable energy developer Dulas has established a new headquarters in Dublin, Ireland, as the country prepares to meet its 2020 renewables targets.According to...

Midwest Energy Doubles Down On Kansas Wind Power

Midwest Energy has signed a power purchase agreement with Westar Energy for 57 MW of wind energy from the Kingman Wind Energy Center, located...

DONG Energy Divests 50% Of Offshore Farm To PKA, The LEGO Group

DONG Energy has signed and completed an agreement to divest 50% of Burbo Bank Extension, a 258 MW U.K. offshore wind farm, to Danish...

GE Rolls Out 6 MW Unit From French Offshore Wind Factory

GE Power Conversion says it has completed manufacturing the first serial permanent magnet generator (PMG) at GE’s offshore wind factory in Saint-Nazaire, France.According to...

EWEA: Europe Needs To ‘Get Its Act Together’ On Renewables

China’s overtaking the European Union (EU) for total installed wind energy capacity in 2015 is a wake-up call for EU policymakers, says the European...