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Analysis: Iran plans for wind powered future

Analysis: Iran plans for wind powered future

IRAN: While Western media focus on Iran's nuclear intentions, the country has big plans for wind power, with at least 450MW expected online in the foreseeable future, in addition to the 117MW already online.

Storms bring down Gamesa turbine

Storms bring down Gamesa turbine

SPAIN: Iberdrola confirmed it is investigating a turbine fall in February affecting a Gamesa G47-660kW wind turbine at the 16-year old 19.8MW El Tablado wind plant in Zaragoza and Soria, one of Spain's windiest provinces.

India enters top five in EY attractiveness index

India enters top five in EY attractiveness index

WORLDWIDE: India rises one place to fifth as the UK slips from seventh to eighth in Ernst and Young's (EY) latest renewable energy country attractiveness index as Egypt enters the top 40.

Pattern Energy revenue up 32%

Pattern Energy revenue up 32%

UNITED STATES: Pattern Energy has posted revenue of $265.5 million in its 2014 financial results, an increase of 32% on 2013.

Monday Comment: Scaling down ambition in offshore

Monday Comment: Scaling down ambition in offshore

Will this be a tricky time for offshore? A quick glance at Windpower Offshore news over the last couple of weeks show the sector is progressing well.

Acciona Windpower earnings increase

Acciona Windpower earnings increase

SPAIN: Acciona's wind division posted an increased pre-tax profit of €39 million in 2014, reversing a €52 million loss in 2013.

Goldwind maintains hold on domestic market

Goldwind maintains hold on domestic market

CHINA: Goldwind's share of the Chinese market in 2014 has fallen slightly although it continues to hold the number one spot.

Goldwind net profit up 327%

Goldwind net profit up 327%

CHINA: Goldwind has announced a preliminary net profit of CNY 1.83 billion ($297 million) in 2014, up 328% on 2013.

Nordex announces 21% increase in sales

Nordex announces 21% increase in sales

GERMANY: Nordex has announced a 21% increase in sales to €1.73 billion in its preliminary figures for 2014.

Gallery: A view from the top

Gallery: A view from the top

WORLDWIDE: This week's Windpower Monthly gallery brings a selection of pictures showing the sights few will get to see.

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Last updated 26 February 2015

ProjectCountryMWDeveloperTurbineOnline yearDate 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
Nordergrunde Germany 111MW wpd Senvion 6.2M126 2016 23/02/2015
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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