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Enercon launches 4MW turbine platform

Enercon launches 4MW turbine platform

GERMANY: Enercon's new 4MW turbines were designed for cost-effective manufacture, simple logistics and easy site assembly. Three models make up the platform launch, with the first prototype, a 4.2MW medium-wind speed model -- the E-126 EP4 -- planned for late 2015 and serial production in 2016.

WindTech: Novel 2.8MW ready to scale up

WindTech: Novel 2.8MW ready to scale up

GERMANY" Stephan Jockel, managing director of German engineering consultancy Wind-direct, introduced a novel 2.8MW wd2.8+109 direct-drive turbine at a drivetrain conference in October in Bremen, Germany.

Analysis: Areva Wind waits for Wikinger decision

Analysis: Areva Wind waits for Wikinger decision

GERMANY: Negotiations are ongoing between Iberdrola and Areva over the turbine supply deal for the 350MW Wikinger project, according to the French manufacturer.

Windtech: Product round-up from WindEnergy Hamburg 2014

GERMANY: There were 12,500 exhibitors at this year's WindEnergy Hamburg event with innovative products in abundance. We take a look at our favourite exhibits.


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Germany - Market reform and end of nuclear aid steady growth

GERMANY: Stable growth in both onshore and offshore wind is expected in 2012 due to the support set out in Germany's renewable-energy law last year. The country could add another 2GW in 2012, of which 200MW is likely to be offshore, according to a cautious forecast by the German wind energy association, Bundesverband Windenergie.

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Husum 2012 - Special Report

Husum 2012 - Special Report

As the Husum trade fair gets underway, Windpower Monthly has produced a special report looking at the latest technological innovations in the wind industry.

Global Offshore - Special Report

Global Offshore - Special Report

Windpower Monthly has produced a special report covering the examining the future of the global offshore sector. It covers Europe's ambitious plans versus the financial realities, and progress in other markets such as China and the US.

European Wind Integration - Special Report

European Wind Integration - Special Report

Windpower Monthly examines the challenges of wind integration across Europe. The special report includes a focus on operating systems in Denmark, Spain, Ireland, and a wind penetration of map of the whole region.

German Wind Engineering - Special Report

German Wind Engineering - Special Report

Windpower Monthly has created a digital magazine and a downloadable PDF for subscribers, examining Germany's wind manufacturing sector.

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