WORLDWIDE: Europe dominated turbine deals in December, with almost half of contracts signed relating to offshore projects.
UK: Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change Ed Davey attended a ceremony to mark the start of construction at Siemens' £310 million (€405 million) Green Port Hull facility in northeast England.
EUROPE: Better planning on positioning renewable projects and greater interconnection between different markets could have saved the EU $140 billion, a report by the World Economic Forum (WEF) has found.
WORLDWIDE: Project activity at the end of 2014 was down on the previous year in all regions except Europe and the Middle East & Africa, with both recording 50% increase or more.
INDIA: Suzlon has agreed to sell German subsidy Senvion to private equity group Centerbridge Partners in a €1 billion cash deal.
MEXICO: The Mexican government announced a wind plan in January 2015 aiming to more than triple current online wind capacity to reach 9.5GW by 2018.
UNITED STATES: Siemens is to supply the turbines for a 48MW wind project in Kansas, after signing a deal with developer NJR Clean Energy Ventures.
UNITED STATES: First Reserve has chosen Vestas to supply the turbines for a 298MW project it is developing in Oklahoma.
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|Project||Country||MW||Developer||Turbine||Online year||Date reported|
|Tiangua||Brazil||123.2MW||Casa dos Ventos||GE 1.6MW||2016||15/01/2015|
|Sao Clemente||Brazil||214.2MW||Casa dos Ventos||GE 1.7-103||2017||15/01/2015|
|Nobelwind (Belwind 2)||Belgium||165MW||Nobelwind NV||MHI Vestas V164-8MW||2018||08/01/2015|
|Isle Madame||Canada||2MW||Scotian WindFields||Vestas V100-2MW||2015||08/01/2015|
|Agios Georgios||Greece||73MW||Terna Energy||V90-3MW, V112-3.3MW||2016||02/01/2015|
|Lacedonia||Italy||42MW||Alisea Srl||Vestas V110-2MW, V126-3.3MW||2016||31/12/2014|
|Burbo Bank Extension||UK||256MW||Dong Energy||MHI Vestas V164-8MW||2017||23/12/2014|
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