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Ørsted signs Japanese offshore wind MoU

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 10:56
Ørsted has entered the Japanese offshore wind sector by signing a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Tokyo Electric Power Company (Tepco) to work jointly on offshore wind projects.
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Ørsted partners with US fishing coalition

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 17:08
Offshore wind developer Ørsted has entered into a partnership agreement with a coalition of US fishing industry associations to improve communications between the two sectors.
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RWE nominates renewables management team

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 15:13
RWE has named its top team to lead a new renewable energy division following the completion of the transaction between the German group and E.on.
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Offshore wind investment tilts away from Europe

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 12:27
Investment in wind energy projects grew 3% in 2018, according to the latest figures from BloombergNEF (BNEF), as falling capital costs resulted solar investments falling 24%.
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'Risk mitigation strategies increasingly popular'

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 12:13
A new generation of buyers and improved data are making risk mitigation tools increasingly popular, according to the CEO of a valuation and risk analytics firm that provides risk management services for renewable energy.
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GE's 12MW Haliade-X due for tests in Rotterdam

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 14:36
The first prototype of the 12MW Haliade-X turbine will be installed in Rotterdam in the Netherlands this summer, manufacturer GE has announced.
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UAE's Masdar acquires first US project stakes

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 11:53
Masdar has acquired shares in two onshore wind projects in the US from John Laing Group.
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New York ups offshore plans to 9GW

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 11:21
Plans to nearly quadruple the state's offshore wind target to 9GW by 2035 have been unveiled by New York governor Andrew Cuomo.
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Latest 10MW turbine launched by SGRE

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 09:08
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has unveiled its version of a 10MW offshore wind turbine, following similar product launches by sector rivals.
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First Tunisia tender rewards European firms

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 16:17
Four projects of 30MW each have been awarded under the first round of the 'authorisation regime', representing an investment of TND400 million (€115.2 million), the Tunisian government announced.
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Ingeteam: 'We offer the best technology to our clients without any limitations'

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 14:43
Ingeteam spoke to Windpower TV about the advantages of being an independent company and learning from multiple different sectors.
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Enel launches €1 billion green bond

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 12:28
Enel has launched a €1 billion green bond to finance clean energy projects including development of renewable energy projects, smart grid technology and demand response initiatives.
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Nordex wins 4.75GW of orders in 2018

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 12:11
Nordex recorded a 73% year-on-year increase in orders in 2018 as we chart the German company's growth since 2014.
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Swedish certificate proposal 'threatens investments'

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 11:14
The Swedish Energy Agency's (SEA) proposal to run the country's green certificate system until the end of 2030 could drive down prices and bankrupt early investors, the country's wind industry body has warned.
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Irena elects new director-general

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 12:53
The International Renewable Energy Agency (Irena) has selected Francesco La Camera to be its next director-general, replacing Adnan Z Amin from April.
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K2 Management lines up next CEO

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 12:41
Danish Consultancy K2 Management has appointed a new CEO after parting company with its former head last year.
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Gujarat land allocation logjam threatens wind's viability

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 11:36
Nearly 2GW wind capacity from federal auctions is stranded in Gujarat because of land allocation issues.
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Former Danish PM nominated to Vestas board

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 10:59
Helle Thorning-Schmidt has been nominated to sit on the board of turbine manufacturer Vestas. Thorning-Schmidt served as Danish prime minister from 2011 to 2015.
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EDF-Masdar win 400MW Saudi Arabia project

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 10:00
The 400MW Dumat Al Jandal project in Saudi Arabia will be built by a consortium of the French energy firm and the Middle Eastern developer after securing a $21.30/MWh offtake deal.
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German offshore production growth slows

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 17:40
Offshore wind farms in the German North Sea produced nearly 5% more in 2018 than in the previous year, data released by transmission system operator (TSO) Tennet reveals.
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