Wind Energy

Acciona inaugurates wind park in Oklahoma

The farm consists of 82 Acciona turbines with a total capacity of 123 MW. The power of the Red Hill plant located in Roger Mills and Custer counties is supplied to the Western Farmers Electric Cooperative under a long-term contract.
Meanwhile, Acciona has already installed about 500 MW of wind power capacity in five wind parks in the US.

Schaaf Industrie AG expands in Asia and the USA

The firm plans to build a further tubular tower works near to the Vietnamese capital Hanoi, using a land area of 55,000 m2. Here 1,000 tower segments will be produced per year. In addition, from 2010 onwards Schaaf intends to construct 400 machine carriers per year in a new factory in India.

Suzlon supplies AGL with 113 MW

The turbines with a total capacity of 113 MW will be used in AGL’s pipeline of projects on the fifth continent. The company is Australia’s leading energy provider and the only Australian energy producer with a full suite of renewable energy generation.

RenuTeck, Inc. announces a new technology in Vertical Wind Turbine.

RenuTeck, Inc. a leading provider of renewable energy and energy-efficient power conversion and power management solutions, and Windaus, announced today that they entered into a non-exclusive, worldwide, license agreement the Vertical Wind Turbine pa

REpower and EDF Energies Nouvelles US subsidiary sign contract for 50 megawatts

Hamburg / Denver - REpower Systems SE has concluded a contract for the delivery of 25 wind turbines of the MM92 type with US developer enXco - an EDF Energies Nouvelles company. These turbines will supplement a previous order from enXco to supply the full capacity of the 102.5 MW Shiloh IV wind project located in Solano County, California.

Gamesa agrees to sell two wind farms in Spain to gas natural

Bilbao / Madrid - Gamesa has reached an agrement with Gas Natural to sell two wind farms in Lugo and Tarragona, with combined capacity totalling 42 MW.

The Alto do Seixal (30 MW) wind farm near Lugo -which has been sold today- consists of six Gamesa G80-2.0 MW turbines and nine G87-2.0 MW turbines. The wind farm is in operation.

GL Renewables Certification at EWEA Offshore 2011: Analysis of Axial-Cyclic Loaded Piles from the Certifiers View

Amsterdam - In the beginning of 2011 the BSH (Bundesamt fuer Seeschifffahrt und Hydrographie - Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency) established a new standard for analysis of the foundations of offshore wind turbine (OWT) support structures.

Gamesa maintains profitable growth and internationalisation: MW sold increases by 23% and net profit by 20%

At 30 September, the sales volume (2,805 MW for 2011) had already covered 100% of 2011 sales guidance. Sustained profitability: wind turbine EBIT margin (4.8%) in line with 2011 guidance

New class of polyurethane - based composite systems developed for use in large windmill blades

Pittsburgh - Bayer MaterialScience LLC has developed a new class of stronger composite materials in response to the wind power industry's move toward developing and manufacturing longer, larger, more productive wind blades.

Gamesa invites its spanish suppliers to adopt a joint growth strategy in international markets

Navarre - Gamesa meets with its major Spanish suppliers tomorrow in Navarre, rallying them under the slogan "The challenge of international development." Gamesa will discuss its international expansion plan and convey to vendors the need for continuing to work together on this strategy for global expansion.