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Chinese and German firms lead in turbine blade lengths

Chinese windpower maker, CSIC Haizhuang has joined German technology giant Siemens as joint world leaders in wind turbine blade size. The company recently unveiled its 75metre blade which will be deployed later this year.

Spanish firm to launch largest German offshore wind farm

Spanish firm to launch largest German offshore wind farm

A Spanish multinational electric utility company will launch Germany’s largest deepwater offshore wind farm to date, it emerged on Tuesday.

Americans collaborating with Humber region on 'winds of change' opportunities

THMA chairman Mark O’Reilly

As the US's eastern seaboard gears up for the race to meet tough renewable energy targets, the US delegation has chosen the Humber as its focus for learning.

OutSmart becomes one of the largest independent Offshore and Onshore operations managers in northwestern Europe

Dennis Schiricke, Managing Director of the OutSmart Group said this indicates that the maturing wind energy market is in need of independent experienced operations managers.

Vibratory piling a possible installation methodology for offshore foundations

On the test site the vibratory pile installation method has shown significantly reduced peak noise emissions as well as installation time compared to a hammered installation and can be controlled to produce a similar bearing capacity to impact hammered piles

Rhode Island fast ferry awarded 20-year deepwater wind crew transfer contract

A ground-breaking agreement enables high-speed catamaran ferry company Rhode Island Fast Ferry to commission the first US-built crew transfer vessel, to be built by Blount Boats, and launch Atlantic Wind Transfers, its commercial wind support services division. 

NOAA buys WINDCUBE Scanning Lidars from Renewable NRG systems

Renewable NRG Systems, a designer and manufacturer of decision support tools for the global renewable energy industry, announced today the recent sale of two WINDCUBE 200S 3D Scanning Doppler Lidars to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

WINDCUBE 200S Lidars incorporate advanced techniques to measure the wind components on a large scale for short term campaigns or long term operations to reduce wind flow modeling un

Jan De Nul Group to install Burbo Bank export and infield cables for Dong Energy

Jan De Nul Group has secured two contracts with Dong Energy to execute cable installation works for the Burbo Bank Extension Offshore Wind Farm in Liverpool Bay

A first one for the installation of the export cables, and a second one for the installation of the infield cables.

Jan De Nul inks agreement with Dong Energy for subsea cable installation at Race Bank wind farm

Jan De Nul Group has today signed an agreement with DONG Energy for the installation of subsea export cables at the Race Bank offshore wind development project in UK during 2016 and 2017

Jan De Nul Group has a very long experience within dredging, and has over the last years extended the business into cable installation as well.

Suzlon subsidiary achieves 10GW of installed wind power capacity

Sulzon wind turbine

Suzlon subsidiary Senvion has achieved a 10GW milestone in wind turbine installations worldwide.


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