SWEDEN: Chinese manufacturer Envision Energy has acquired a 25MW project in Sweden and will supply its 2.3MW and 3MW three-bladed turbines to the site, the first time Envision has installed its machines outside of China.
INDIA: Senvion will establish a research and development (R&D) centre in Bangalore, India, in a bid to boost turbine advancement.
GERMANY: German utility EnBW has missed out on acquiring fellow German developer and manufacturer Prokon, after creditors opted for a cooperative arrangement.
EUROPE: The battle between Siemens and MHI-Vestas (MV) for supremacy in the offshore market is intensifying as both firms took preferred supplier status with major orders.
UK: Dong Energy has named Siemens as the preferred supplier for the 1.2GW Hornsea 1 project, in the UK North Sea.
WORLDWIDE: Gamesa and developer SunEdison will create a new company to jointly develop projects up to 1GW, with a focus on India and Mexico.
GERMANY: The joint venture between Deme Group and Windreich has ordered 66 Alstom Haliade 6MW turbines for the 396MW Merkur Offshore project, formally MEG 1.
UK: The UK government could save £1.9 billion from the cost of support of offshore energy from projects built between 2021 and 2030 if it affords greater visibility to offshore deployment.
WORLDWIDE: Together, these wind-turbine manufacturers account for nearly three-quarters of global installed capacity, and much of the industry's recent technological progress. Windpower Monthly looks at the balance sheets and product ranges to see what makes them stand out.1 comment
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|Project||Country||MW||Developer||Turbine||Online year||Date reported|
|San Pedro II||Chile||65MW||Transantartic Energia&Bosques de Chiloe||Gamesa G128-5MW||2017||30/06/2015|
|Nik-karinkaarto||Finland||33MW||Suomen Hyotytuuli Oy||Vestas V126-3.3MW||2016||30/06/2015|
|Ost for Vemb||Denmark||39MW||Skovgaard Invest||Vestas V112-3.3MW||2016||30/06/2015|
|San Juan||Chile||185MW||Latin American Power||Vestas V117-3.3MW||2016||29/06/2015|
|Galawhistle||UK||66MW||Infinis Energy||Vestas V90-3MW||2017||26/06/2015|
|Salt Fork||USA||150MW||EDF Renewable Energy||Vestas V100-2MW||2016||26/06/2015|
|Race Bank||UK||580MW||Dong Energy||Siemens SWT-6.0-154||2018||25/06/2015|
|Abduk||Turkey||9.6MW||Suay Enerji||Nordex N117/2400||2016||19/06/2015|
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