SPAIN: Gamesa has announced it has more than doubled its net profits in 2014 to €92 million, compared with €45 million in 2013.
PORTUGAL: Regulatory changes in Spain and higher costs from a stronger dollar resulted in EDP Renewables' revenue dropping by 3% to €1.27 billion in 2014.
THE AMERICAS: Goldwind Americas has launched another 2.5MW turbine aimed at low wind sites in the Americas.
NORWAY: The Norwegian government is set to change its depreciation rules, giving a boost to the country's lagging wind industry.
EUROPE: The European Commission has outlined its plans over the next five years to build an energy union.
FRANCE: The French wind industry has raised concerns at least 90% of wind power projects in France will be affected if an amendment to the energy transition law currently going through parliament is upheld.
FRANCE: Nordex has won a 27MW deal for nine N117/3000 turbines to go to a project in northern France.
FRANCE: The European Commission is to undertake an "in-depth" investigation in to the GE-Alstom merger to assess whether it breaks competition rules.
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|Project||Country||MW||Developer||Turbine||Online year||Date reported|
|Gulf of El-Zayt||Egypt||220MW||NREA||Gamesa 2MW||2018||24/02/2015|
|Onze Muids||France||27MW||STEAG New Energies||Nordex N117/3000||2016||24/02/2015|
|Noupoort||South Africa||80MW||Mainstream Renewable Power||Siemens SWT-2.3-108||2016||23/02/2015|
|Loeriesfontein 2||South Africa||140MW||Mainstream Renewable Power||Siemens SWT-2.3-108||2016||23/02/2015|
|Khobab||South Africa||140MW||Mainstream Renewable Power||Siemens SWT-2.3-108||2016||23/02/2015|
|Pindai||Brazil||42MW||Chesf&Sequoia Energia||Gamesa G97-2MW||2016||20/02/2015|
|Maevaara 2||Sweden||33MW||OX2||Vestas V126-3.3MW||2016||19/02/2015|
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