UK

BayWa r.e. Puchases Constellation Wind Farm in the UK

BayWa r.e. increases its onshore wind pipeline in the UK with the acquisition of High Constellation Wind Farm in Scotland from Blue Energy. The proposed ten turbine wind farm is located on the Kintyre peninsula, roughly 20km South of Tarbert and 30km North of Campbeltown, in Scotland. Once installed, it will have a capacity of […]

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Vestas

Vestas to strengthen it’s presence in Colorado

Vestas will consolidate its blades production to the Windsor Blades factory and repurpose the Brighton Blades site into a North American headquarters for the Global Tooling business – consolidating from six smaller locations. “The wind energy industry in USA has grown tremendously in recent years, which has increased our factories’ capacity and expanded our service […]

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Wind

Crowley & Watco Reveals Plans For More Offshore Wind Energy Development

With the growing number of wind projects planned for U.S. waters, the partnership brings together industry-leading project management and logistics experts who can provide a “One-stop-shop” for owners, operators, and local port authorities in support of the offshore wind industry. “Crowley and Watco will work together to leverage our respective expertise in logistics, project management, […]

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Offshore

Offshore Wind in US is about to start a new phase

With 53 percent of the country’s population on both coasts, offshore wind is near areas that consume large amounts of electricity. Offshore wind can also meet growing clean energy needs during rainy and cloudy winter months when less solar is energy available. Even more appealing from an energy planner’s perspective is that offshore winds often […]

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US

New US Govt Wants Domestic Manufacturers To Bring Innovation In Distributed Wind Energy Tech

The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory has issued a request for proposals and is accepting applications for the DOE Competitiveness Improvement Project for distributed wind. Managed by NREL on behalf of DOE’s Wind Energy Technologies Office, the CIP awards cost-shared subcontracts and technical support to manufacturers of small and medium-sized wind turbines. […]

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