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Analysis: Israel's plans to tap into wind power take shape

Analysis: Israel's plans to tap into wind power take shape

ISRAEL: Following years with its capacity stalled at 6MW, wind power in Israel looks set to grow rapidly, with 22MW under construction and a potential 3GW under development.

Gallery: Moventas' new Exceed gearbox in testing

Gallery: Moventas' new Exceed gearbox in testing

FINLAND: Moventas has moved into the prototype phase in the development of its new Exceed gearbox, and has shared some pictures of the testing process with Windpower Monthly.

Half of Massachusetts block left unleased

Half of Massachusetts block left unleased

UNITED STATES: The Bureau of Ocean Management (BOEM) has announced RES Americas and OffshoreMW as winners of the Massachusetts wind lease auction, but over half the area available failed to attract bids.

Rio Energy awards 117MW deal to Acciona

Rio Energy awards 117MW deal to Acciona

BRAZIL: Acciona has won a 117MW deal for 39 AW3000-116 turbines to go to a project cluster in Brazil.

Vestas extends 429MW service deal in US

Vestas extends 429MW service deal in US

UNITED STATES: Vestas has been handed a ten-year extension to service its turbines at three projects in Washington state by Puget Sound Energy.

EDF-EN commissions first South Africa project

EDF-EN commissions first South Africa project

SOUTH AFRICA: EDF Energies Nouvelles (EDF-EN) has commissioned the 61.5MW Grassridge project in South Africa, its first in the country.

Analysis: the divorce of Suzlon and Senvion

Analysis: the divorce of Suzlon and Senvion

GERMANY: Better late than never. Suzlon has agreed to sell its subsidiary Senvion to US firm Centerbridge Partners, in a deal that releases the Indian and German manufacturers from around seven years of financial constraint.

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Germany adds 4.7GW onshore in 2014

Germany adds 4.7GW onshore in 2014

GERMANY: A record 4,750MW of new onshore wind capacity was installed in Germany in 2014, 58% more than the 2,998MW in 2013.

Vestas wins 36MW Jamaican contract

Vestas wins 36MW Jamaican contract

JAMAICA: Vestas will install the turbines at a 36.3MW wind project in Jamaica after winning the contract from developer BMR Energy.

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Last updated 30 January 2015

ProjectCountryMWDeveloperTurbineOnline yearDate reported
Malvern Jamaica 36.3MW BMR Jamaica Wind Ltd Vestas V112-3.3MW 2016 29/01/2015
Joncels France 11.9MW EDF-EN Gameas G58-850kW 2015 29/01/2015
Santana I, II&Galango VI Brazil 60MW Forca Eoilica Gamesa G114-2MW 2017 28/01/2015
Fair Wind USA 30MW Exelon Wind Nordex N100/2500 2015 27/01/2015
Itarema Brazil 117MW Rio Energy Acciona 3MW 2016 27/01/2015
Khanapur India 100MW Orange Powergen Gamesa G97-2MW 2016 23/01/2015
Briscoe USA 150MW Capital Dynamics GE 1.85-87 2015 22/01/2015
Kingfisher USA 298MW First Reserve Vestas V100-2MW 2016 22/01/2015
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