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Offshore wind newcomer divests 80% of Swedish lake project

Offshore wind newcomer divests 80% of Swedish lake project

UK investment firm Downing will buy a majority stake in a 100MW wind farm in Lake Vänern for around €29 million

Massachusetts governor vetoes higher offshore wind target

Massachusetts governor vetoes higher offshore wind target

A climate bill that would have raised the state’s offshore wind target by an additional 2.4GW has been stymied by the governor on the grounds that cutting emissions by an extra 5% in the next ten years would cost $6 billion

European demand helps Nordex orders level in 2020 despite coronavirus

European demand helps Nordex orders level in 2020 despite coronavirus

Nordex received more than 6GW of orders in 16 countries in 2020 thanks to strong demand in Q4

Vestas halts 150 turbines following blade investigation

Vestas halts 150 turbines following blade investigation

Vestas has removed from operation 150 turbines of its V150 turbines, following a collapsed turbine at a Swedish wind farm last year.

Turn of the year sees US commissioning surge

Turn of the year sees US commissioning surge

Wind farm commissioning ramped up significantly in the US towards the end of 2020, according to Windpower Intelligence, the research and data division of Windpower Monthly