World’s most powerful wind turbines installed in Scotland
21 September, 2018
Two 8.8MW turbines, the highest capacity in existence worldwide, have been commissioned at Vattenfall’s European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre in Aberdeen Bay.
Siemens wins Triton Knoll offshore wind farm grid connection contract
20 September, 2018
Siemens’ Energy Management business has received an order to design, supply and build the grid connection for the Triton Knoll offshore wind farm from Germany’s Innogy.
Ørsted sells 50% stake in Hornsea 1 offshore wind farm for £4.46bn
19 September, 2018
Danish renewables developer Ørsted has agreed to sell a 50% stake in the 1.2GW Hornsea 1 offshore wind farm to Global Infrastructure Partners for £4.46bn.
ABB lands multi-million-dollar geothermal contract in the Philippines
The Philippines’ biggest geothermal developer Energy Development Corporation has awarded ABB the contract to retrofit and upgrade six clean energy geothermal units at two power plants.
New Jersey to launch 1.1GW offshore wind round
18 September, 2018
The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities has approved an order opening an application window for 1.1GW of offshore wind capacity.
Nordex secures turbine orders in Germany and South Africa
14 September, 2018
Wind turbine specialist Nordex has been awarded a contract by fellow German company Energiekontor to supply it with turbines with a combined capacity of 300MW.
Fuji Electric lands geothermal power project in Kenya
13 September, 2018
Japenese electrical equipment company Fuji Electric has won a contract from Marubeni to complete a geothermal power facility for the Olkaria I Geothermal Power Station.
France awards 118MW of onshore wind projects
12 September, 2018
A total of 118MW of capacity across five projects has been awarded during France’s second onshore wind auction.
Wind turbines in Scotland produce record breaking amount of energy
11 September, 2018
Wind turbines in Scotland produced enough electricity to supply energy to 115% of all Scottish households.
Siemens secures grid connection contract for Triton Knoll offshore wind farm
10 September, 2018
Siemens will be responsible for construction of an onshore substation and the offshore transformer modules. Triton Knoll will be the 10th Siemens offshore project in the UK.
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