Saga Energy signs 2GW solar contract in Iran
19 October, 2017
Norwegian solar company Saga Energy has signed a US$2.9bn preliminary agreement to install 2GW of solar power capacity in Iran.
World’s first floating offshore wind farm comes online in Scotland
18 October, 2017
Statoil and Masdar have announced the opening of the 30MW Hywind floating offshore wind farm off the coast of Scotland.
Mongolia plans 8GW increase in wind power capacity
17 October, 2017
Mongolia plans to add 8GW to its wind power capacity after the successful launch of a 50MW wind farm last week.
Siemens Gamesa opens first African blade factory
13 October, 2017
Renewable energy giant Siemens Gamesa has officially opened a new wind turbine blade factory in Tangier, Morocco.
Inox Wind to build 250MW India onshore wind farm
12 October, 2017
Indian wind energy service provider Inox Wind is to build a 250MW onshore wind farm in the Kutch region of Gujarat, western India.
EDF submits plans for a second offshore wind farm in Moray Firth
11 October, 2017
UK integrated energy company EDF Energy has submitted proposals for a second offshore wind farm in Moray Firth, 22.5km from Caithness, Scotland.
Senvion lands 97.2MW turbine contract in Argentina
05 October, 2017
German turbine manufacturer Senvion has won a contract to supply turbines for the 97.2MW Los Hercules wind farm in Argentina.
Brazil sells operating licences for hydropower dams worth US$3.8bn
02 October, 2017
Brazil has sold operating licences for four hydroelectric dams worth US$3.8bn to Chinese and European bidders in its latest auction.
Siemens Gamesa lands Norway wind turbine order
29 September, 2017
Wind turbine specialist Siemens Gamesa has won an order to supply 23 turbines to a 96.6MW onshore wind farm in Northern Norway.
ENGIE Fabricom on target to finish 14.2MW Northern Ireland solar farm
28 September, 2017
Engineering and construction company ENGIE Fabricom is aiming to finish a 14.2MW solar project in Northern Ireland by February 2018 to meet the final deadline of the region’s renewables obligations.
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