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The nacelle for Vestas' V236-15.0MW turbine at its facility in Lindø, Denmark

Vestas wins big orders in Asia Pacific

Danish turbine manufacturer Vestas has lined up big onshore and offshore orders in Asia Pacific – including a firm 756MW order in Australia, and a 1.3GW preferred supplier agreement in South Korea.

CSSC Haizhuang has begun marketing a new offshore wind turbine with an apparent 18MW power rating and 260-metre rotor diameter

CSSC Haizhuang developing 18MW offshore wind turbine

Chinese industrial manufacturing giant CSSC Haizhuang is developing an 18MW offshore wind turbine with a 260-metre rotor diameter – possibly the largest rotor unveiled by a turbine maker to date.

Components arrive for the MacIntyre project – which is under construction next to the future site of the Herries Range wind farm

Acciona plans new 1GW wind farm in Australia

Spanish developer Acciona Energía has unveiled plans for a new 1GW wind farm using Nordex turbines to be built as part of a 2GW complex in Australia.

Goldwind and China Three Gorges unveiled the 16MW turbine's nacelle in Fujian, China (pic credit: VCG via Getty Images)

Goldwind and CTG roll out nacelle for 16MW turbine

Goldwind and China Three Gorges Corporation (CTG) have unveiled a nacelle for a 16MW offshore wind turbine – a move the Chinese firms described as a “leap forward” in turbine development.

A map of the conceptual plan showing potential sites off the coast of India

India and Denmark collaborate on plan for 15 offshore wind sites

The Danish Energy Agency and the Indian Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) have published a conceptual plan with a pipeline identifying 15 locations for offshore wind in India.