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Vattenfall's wind unit boosted by capacity growth

Vattenfall's wind unit boosted by capacity growth

SWEDEN: The state-owned utility recorded underlying profit of SEK 9.4 billion (€902.4 million) in the first quarter of 2018, with its wind business unit experiencing a 21% increase.

Apex Clean Energy review could lead to sale

Apex Clean Energy review could lead to sale

UNITED STATES: Apex Clean Energy, one of the US's largest wind developers, is currently undergoing a strategic review that could lead to a sale of the company.

SGRE wins 300MW order in India

SGRE wins 300MW order in India

INDIA: Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has taken the first order for its new low-wind SG 2.1-122 turbine at a 300MW project in the state of Gujurat in western India.

Walmart signs more wind purchase deals

Walmart signs more wind purchase deals

UNITED STATES: Retail company Walmart has signed two power purchase agreements totalling 300MW from wind projects in South Dakota.

Nordex launches 4.8MW turbine

Nordex launches 4.8MW turbine

GERMANY: Manufacturer Nordex has launched a new 4.8MW model with a 133-metre rotor diameter targeting "strong wind sites".