Recent Wind

Vestas receives 16.5 MW order in Finland; is the first commercial project to include Vestas De-icing System in Finland

Featuring five V112-3.3 MW turbines, the Puuska II wind energy project will be the first commercial project in Finland to utilise the Vestas De-icing System (VDS). The order was placed by Rajakiiri Oy, a Finnish wind power company owned by energy and industrial enterprises EPV Energia Oy, Outokumpu Oyj, Oy Katternö Kraft Ab, and Rautaruukki […]

Invenergy Commences Commercial Operation of Miami Wind Energy Center in Texas

Today, Invenergy Wind LLC (“Invenergy”) announced that it has commenced commercial operation of its 288.6 MW Miami Wind Energy Center (“Miami”) in Roberts, Hemphill, Gray, and Wheeler Counties in northern Texas. Located approximately eighty miles northeast of Amarillo, in the ERCOT West Zone, the facility utilizes 156 General Electric (GE) 1.85 MW wind turbines. “We’re […]

HBRE Wind Power Company Selects GE Turbines for Vietnam’s Tay Nguyen Wind Farm

Memorandum of understanding to continue development of wind power in Vietnam GE to help HBRE to undertake wind engineering analyses, analyze site layout, and assess constructability GE (NYSE: GE) and HBRE Wind Power Company Ltd. (HBRE) have recently signed a memorandum of understanding for cooperation in developing the Tay Nguyen wind farm in Dak Lak […]

GE’s Wind PowerUp* to Increase Power Output at Five European Wind Farms

First Customized Software-enabled Platform PowerUp Services to be Installed in Germany and Romania PowerUp Services to Enhance Installed Base, Provide Up To Five Percent Higher Annual Energy Production (AEP) Today, GE (NYSE: GE) announced European wind farm operators ENERTRAG AG and Monsson Group have selected GE’s Wind PowerUp* for wind farms in Germany and Romania. […]

ACCIONA Windpower Installs World’s First AW125/3000 Wind Turbine, fills orders for an additional 552 MW

The 125-meter rotor, among the largest ones currently operational onshore in the world, optimizes power output and lowers the cost of energy. The turbine installed in Spain will help to complete the certification process by early 2015. ACCIONA Windpower (AWP), a subsidiary of the ACCIONA group that designs, manufactures and commercializes wind turbines, has completed […]

RenewableUK condemns Pickles’ 50th intervention in a wind farm application

RenewableUK has condemned the unprecedented interference of the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government Eric Pickles in renewable energy projects in England. He has now intervened in 50 wind farm planning applications since June 2013, taking decisions personally instead of allowing locally elected councillors and planning inspectors to do so. To date, these […]

PGE Energia Natury PEW Selects GE Turbines for Polish Wind Farm

Sixteen GE 2.5-100 Wind Turbines to Power the Karwice Wind Farm Farm to produce 40 megawatts (MW) of power for Poland and region Project Further Establishes GE’s Commitment to Renewable Energy in Poland Helping to modernize the Polish power infrastructure and reinforcing its commitment to the country’s energy sector, GE (NYSE: GE) today announced that […]

Enbridge Investing Additional $225 Million in Lac Alfred and Massif du Sud Wind Projects

Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB) (NYSE:ENB) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to purchase additional ownership stakes in two Quebec wind projects from existing partner, EDF EN Canada Inc. Under the agreement, which is expected to close in mid-October, Enbridge will invest approximately $225 million to acquire an additional 17.5 per cent stake in […]

Vestas receives 110 MW order in Texas

Vestas has received an order for 55 V110-2.0 MW turbines for the Los Vientos V project in Texas. The order is a follow-on to the 200-MW Los Vientos III and 200 MW Los Vientos IV projects announced in September 2013. With reference to Vestas Wind Systems A/S’ company announcement No. 35/2014 of 23 September 2014, […]

Nareva Selects GE Turbines for 100MW Wind Farm in Morocco

Agreement supports Moroccan Integrated Wind Energy Project to develop 2000MW installed capacity of wind power by 2020 GE to provide 56 1.7-100 wind turbines for wind farm in Akhfennir Renewable wind power generated to support the country’s industrial sector Today, GE (NYSE: GE) announced it will supply 56 1.7-100 wind turbines for its first wind […]