Recent Wind

UK racing ahead with locally sourced offshore wind industry

The UK’s offshore wind industry today came together and committed to annual reporting on UK content, during the UK’s first Offshore Wind Week. Annual reporting will allow industry to track progress towards the goal of 50% UK content for the offshore wind sector. Alongside this commitment, a new report was released today which benchmarks progress […]

Invenergy Completes Project Financing For Prairie Breeze III Wind Energy Center

Invenergy Wind LLC (“Invenergy”) today announced that it has arranged debt and tax equity project financing for its Prairie Breeze III Wind Energy Center (“Prairie Breeze II”), which currently is under construction in Antelope County, Nebraska. Santander Bank N.A. acted as the Sole Lead Arranger, Administrative Agent, and Lender for the construction financing. Tax equity […]

Invenergy to Provide Clean Power to Equinix

Leading Renewable Energy Producer Partners with Equinix to Reduce Emissions Through Wind Power Agreement Brings Invenergy’s Corporate Customer Wind Portfolio to 225 MW Invenergy today announced that it has signed a 100 MW wind power purchase agreement (PPA) with Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX) to provide the global interconnection and data center company with renewable energy […]

Invenergy to Provide Clean Power to Owens Corning

Leading Renewable Energy Producer Partners with Owens Corning to Reduce Emissions Through Wind Power Invenergy today announced that it has signed a 125 MW wind power purchase agreement (PPA) with Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) to provide the insulation, roofing, and fiberglass manufacturer with renewable energy supporting their new corporate sustainability goals. As a signatory to […]

Invenergy and Enerco Announce Start of Commercial Operation Of Gorzyca Wind Farm in Poland

Invenergy Wind LLC (“Invenergy”) announced today the completion of construction and the start of commercial operation of its 37.5 MW Gorzyca Wind Farm (“Gorzyca”) in Darlowo and Malechowo, Poland. Gorzyca was constructed with joint venture partner Enerco spółka z o. o. sp. k. (“Enerco”). Gorzyca is located approximately 16 kilometers from the Baltic Sea near […]

Interim financial report, third quarter 2015

Revenue, earnings, and free cash flow increased compared to the third quarter of 2014. Outlook for 2015 upgraded on revenue, EBIT margin before special items, and free cash flow. Summary In the third quarter of 2015, Vestas generated revenue of EUR 2,120m – an increase of 17 percent compared to the year-earlier period. EBIT before […]

Canadian Energy company Enbridge joins E.ON and GIB in Rampion offshore wind project

E.ON has today announced that the Canadian energy company Enbridge has joined the Rampion offshore wind project by acquiring a 24.9 percent interest. Enbridge will become one of three shareholders in Rampion Offshore Wind Limited. E.ON will remain the controlling shareholder at 50.1 percent, with the UK Green Investment Bank plc (GIB) continuing to hold […]

Acciona Windpower reaches 1,000 MW of Wind Turbines installed with Concrete Towers

ACCIONA Windpower (AWP), the ACCIONA Group subsidiary dedicated to the design, manufacture and commercialization of wind turbines, has now installed more than 1,000 MW (1 GW) of wind power capacity using concrete tower technology. The company revealed this figure during the opening of the Windaba 2015 trade fair now underway in Cape Town, South Africa. […]

RenewableUK launches new health and safety accord covering entire wind and marine energy sector

RenewableUK is launching a new accord today which allows its member companies to demonstrate their commitment to supporting the highest health and safety standards in wind, wave and tidal energy. Signing up to the accord means that companies are committing themselves publicly to supporting a common set of shared values and principles in health and […]

Over 10 gigawatts of offshore wind secured in UK waters, doubling current capacity

RenewableUK, the trade association representing the wind industry, says today’s announcement by RWE Innogy of new project partners and investors for the Galloper offshore wind farm off the coast of Suffolk demonstrates the robustness of Britain’s world-leading offshore wind market. It follows the announcement on Wednesday that DONG Energy has made a final investment decision […]