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Windpower Weekly
03rd July 2022

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Interview: 15 Minutes with Corio Generation CEO Jonathan Cole
The developer on a fair price for offshore wind, where countries are getting it wrong on policy and the importance of price stabilisation
  Interview: 15 Minutes with Corio Generation CEO Jonathan Cole
 
AEP to probe GE turbine collapse in Oklahoma
US utility confirms no people or livestock injured after wind turbine collapse in Midwestern state
  AEP to probe GE turbine collapse in Oklahoma
 
Iberdrola rests wind farm after turbine collapse in Australia
Production remains halted at wind farm in Western Australia after Vestas turbine collapse at the start of June
  Iberdrola rests wind farm after turbine collapse in Australia
 
Opinion: Distribution of value in the wind industry is broken – it’s time for a new settlement
Former Siemens Gamesa insider says turbine manufacturers are in dire need of the bright future they were promised
  Opinion: Distribution of value in the wind industry is broken – it’s time for a new settlement
 
Acciona invests €140 million in Nordex
Anchor shareholder backs Nordex against short-term headwinds as German turbine manufacturer reports widening losses
  Acciona invests €140 million in Nordex
 

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Why we won’t hit global offshore wind targets without massive investment in transmission, plus balancing renewables expansion and biodiversity protection
  Read the June issue of Windpower Monthly online now
 
Business and companies
Statkraft raises 2030 renewables goals to boost energy security
Norwegian developer updates renewables targets citing the need for net zero and energy security in Europe
  Statkraft raises 2030 renewables goals to boost energy security
 
Eni halts renewables IPO amid ‘volatile and uncertain’ market
Oil major claims ‘further monitoring’ needed before listing shares in renewables and retail power unit
  Eni halts renewables IPO amid ‘volatile and uncertain’ market
 
Vestas boosts digital solutions and project development
Vestas move to strengthen IT comes in the wake of cyber attack on the turbine manufacturer last year
  Vestas boosts digital solutions and project development
 
SGRE eyes Korean offshore with strategic Doosan cooperation
Siemens Gamesa and Doosan sign agreement to investigate strategic cooperation in South Korea's nascent offshore wind sector
  SGRE eyes Korean offshore with strategic Doosan cooperation
 
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Will war in Ukraine lead to faster energy transition?
Vestas, Acciona and the European Commission discuss whether the war has sharpened minds on green energy roll-out
  Will war in Ukraine lead to faster energy transition?
 
Is the EU's 480GW wind target for 2030 realistic?
WindEurope's CEO Giles Dickson joins us to discuss whether we can hit the EU's ambitious wind target
  Is the EU's 480GW wind target for 2030 realistic?
 
Markets and policy
Turkey awards 850MW in onshore wind tender
Local firms monopolise Turkey's third onshore wind tender – the first in which prices were secured in Turkish lira, not US dollars
  Turkey awards 850MW in onshore wind tender
 
Biden administration launches federal partnership to boost US offshore wind
Policy initiative is geared to unlock an estimated $109bn for US offshore supply chain, including vessels
  Biden administration launches federal partnership to boost US offshore wind
 
India needs $223 billion to meet 2030 renewables targets
Ambitious wind and solar goals mean India may need to tap into new sources of finance, BNEF report suggests
  India needs $223 billion to meet 2030 renewables targets
 
CfD reform could attract £175bn in wind investment
RenewableUK manifesto outlines a framework for sweeping reforms to meet 2035 net-zero goal
  CfD reform could attract £175bn in wind investment
 

Projects and technology

Wind turbine towers: is it time to ditch steel for prefab concrete?
Spain’s concrete bridge specialist HWS talks to Eize de Vries about its disruptive AirTower solution for 7-8MW-plus onshore wind turbines
  Wind turbine towers: is it time to ditch steel for prefab concrete?
 
Corio’s offshore project spree continues with Vietnamese JV
Project follows announcements of large offshore projects in Australia and Brazil
  Corio’s offshore project spree continues with Vietnamese JV
 
BlueFloat grows Australian offshore wind pipeline to 5GW
Developers expand Australian offshore wind pipeline as new prime minister “shifts narrative” on climate change
  BlueFloat grows Australian offshore wind pipeline to 5GW
 
Offshore industry urged to act fast and switch to cost saving 132kV array systems
Carbon Trust report says there are dramatic cost savings for offshore wind from moving to 132kV and no technical showstoppers
  Offshore industry urged to act fast and switch to cost saving 132kV array systems
 
Siemens Gamesa wins firm order for Moray West
European turbine maker secures deal for first serial installation of its SG 14-222 DD turbine at Scottish wind farm
  Siemens Gamesa wins firm order for Moray West
 
Ørsted installs 3D-printed reefs at Anholt offshore wind farm
Danish energy firm Ørsted unveils latest plans to boost biodiversity at one of its offshore wind farms
  Ørsted installs 3D-printed reefs at Anholt offshore wind farm
 
‘Industry first’ as wind, fishing and port industries sign MoU for Irish floating project
Previously ‘fundamentally-opposed’ industries have set aside their differences to collaborate on the project
  ‘Industry first’ as wind, fishing and port industries sign MoU for Irish floating project
 

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All ears for turbine blades 24/7
How a continuous monitoring solution from Ping is helping turbine owners and providers of predictive analytics minimise blade O&M costs
  All ears for turbine blades 24/7
 


TENDER WATCH
The shift to auctions is having a profound effect on the industry across the entire supply chain and servicing. This interactive table monitors where auctions are taking place, the prices seen in those markets and who the winners are. 

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