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IMO at Hamburg WindEnergy 2018

At this year’s Hamburg WindEnergy German bearing specialist IMO presents a specially developed blade bearing retrofit kit. It is based on its patented T-Solid product family and able to replace failing blade bearings in 2-3 MW class...

Tri Global Energy Announces Recipient of 2018 Wind Leadership Award

Tri Global Energy (TGE), a leading U.S. originator and developer of utility-scale wind energy projects, announced that U.S. Congressman Jodey Arrington (R-TX 19th District) is the 2018 recipient of the Tri Global Energy Wind Leadership...

Wind Farm Owners Can Now Detect Leading Edge Erosion from Data Alone

Clir has developed cutting-edge software to detect and quantify the impact of leading edge erosion, enabling clients to identify and request repairs or replacement of blades at the most economically sound time.  Mechanical and technological...

Pattern Energy and PSP Investments Acquire 147 MW Mont Sainte-Marguerite Wind Facility in Québec

Pattern Energy Group Inc. (NASDAQ and TSX: PEGI) (“Pattern Energy” or the “Company”) and the Public Sector Pension Investment Board (“PSP Investments”) announced the acquisition of the 147 megawatt (MW) Mont Sainte-Marguerite Wind power...

Senvion Confirms Guidance for 2018

Senvion announced its results for the first six months of 2018 today. Revenues of EUR 466 million for the first half of 2018 were mainly driven by the low installation activity in H1 due to the back-end loaded installation schedule. Consequently,...

Siemens Gamesa to Supply Wind Turbines with 208 MW Total Capacity for One of Norway’s Largest Wind Park

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) will supply the Tonstad Wind Farm in Norway with 51 of its SWT-DD-142 Onshore wind turbines. After commissioning, the wind farm will be one of the largest in Norway. The project is developed by ENGIE and will...

Sen. Heitkamp Receives “U.S. Wind Champion Award”

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) named Senator Heitkamp a U.S. Wind Champion for the 115th Congress at an 

Ørsted to Acquire Lincoln Clean Energy from I Squared Capital

Ørsted entered into an agreement with I Squared Capital and management shareholders to acquire a 100 percent equity interest in Lincoln Clean Energy LLC (LCE) for an enterprise valuation of USD 580 million. LCE is a leading U.S.-based developer,...

Governor Cuomo Announces Study to Guide Cost-Effective Offshore Wind Development in New York State

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced a memorandum of understanding has been signed by New York power agencies and partners to conduct a study of successful offshore wind transmission models - with a specific focus on largescale European projects - to...

Growth Ahead for Taiwanese Offshore Wind Industry: Siemens Gamesa Signs 10 MoUs with Suppliers on One Day

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) signed 10 Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with a range of suppliers in Taipei, Taiwan. The MoUs come as a complement to previous agreements signed with Yeong Guan Energy Technology Group (YGG) and Swancor...

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