GERMANY: Vestas has been handed an order for a 49.5MW project in Germany from CPC Germania
MEXICO: Acciona Windpower has opened a concrete tower manufacturing plant near Monterrey, north-east Mexico.
CANADA: Developer Northland Power has raised C$231 million (US$185 million) from a public offering of common shares.
BELGIUM: EDF Energies Nouvelles (EDF EN) has set up an operations and maintenance (O&M) unit to support its projects in Belgium.
BULGARIA: The Bulgarian parliament has put an end to incentive prices for new wind farms as it seeks to cut energy sector deficits and contain power prices in the EU's poorest member state.
DENMARK: Vestas has placed a seven-year €500 million Eurobond with an interest, or coupon, rate of 2.75%.
FRANCE: Areva will continue its offshore wind operations via the planned joint-venture with Gamesa, the group confirmed today as it announced a record loss of €4.834 billion in 2014.
UK: A group of members of parliament (MPs) in the UK has called on the Department of Energy and Climate Change (Decc) to conduct a review into the contracts for difference (CfD) process before the next auction.
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