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'First US offshore wind tower factory' planned for New York

Wind Power Monthly - Mon, 11/16/2020 - 14:11
Equinor's Port of Albany extension initiative is part of the energy giant's bid submitted for New York's ongoing 2.5GW offshore wind tender
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MingYang builds 2GW wind-solar-storage project in China

Wind Power Monthly - Mon, 11/16/2020 - 11:36
MingYang has started construction of a huge hybrid project in Inner Mongolia, including 1.7GW of wind power capacity
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Vestas wins 50MW UK onshore order

Wind Power Monthly - Fri, 11/13/2020 - 12:02
Vestas lands a 50MW order from wind energy operator ERG for the Sandy Knowe wind project in Scotland
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Nordex sees sales and earnings rise in busy 2020 despite fewer orders

Wind Power Monthly - Fri, 11/13/2020 - 07:35
The manufacturer confirms sales of €3.2 billion in the first nine months of 2020 amid demand for Delta4000 series
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Goldwind sells US wind farm to fund new product investment

Wind Power Monthly - Thu, 11/12/2020 - 16:24
Chinese manufacturer Goldwind this week sold its last major US wind farm. Windpower Monthly looks at the investment strategy behind the sale of its 160MW Rattlesnake project
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Norwegian wind industry and communities unite in call for wind taxes

Wind Power Monthly - Thu, 11/12/2020 - 15:04
The Norwegian wind industry and regional authorities call on parliament to introduce taxes to benefit local communities
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DNV GL grants full certification to GE's 12MW Haliade-X

Wind Power Monthly - Thu, 11/12/2020 - 14:57
DNV GL has verified that GE's 12MW Haliade-X turbine will operate safely, reliably and according to design specifications
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WPM Report: Squeezing more value out of your wind farm data

Wind Power Monthly - Thu, 11/12/2020 - 13:44
WPM and Bitbloom explores how a new approach to advanced analytics can give wind farm owners and operators more control without needing to become experts in IT and software development.
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Siemens Gamesa unveils new low-wind turbine

Wind Power Monthly - Thu, 11/12/2020 - 11:54
Siemens Gamesa's new SG 4.7-155 will feature 76-metre blades and will be capable of operating between 4MW and 5MW
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Damage control - How quickly can Biden undo Trump's climate policy?

Wind Power Monthly - Thu, 11/12/2020 - 11:38
We look at where Biden can move fast to shift focus towards renewables and where he will face battles
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Offshore wind helps RWE earnings grow in first nine months of 2020

Wind Power Monthly - Thu, 11/12/2020 - 10:59
Better wind conditions and higher wind farm utilisation helped boost RWE's earnings from offshore wind in the first nine months of the year
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Belarus Unit Has Early Hiccup After Milestone Start

Nuclear Power - Wed, 11/11/2020 - 22:05
The Republic of Belarus, an eastern-European state with historical ties to Russia, joined the international nuclear-power community with its first VVER-1200 reactor synchronized with the grid on November 3.(read more)

NuScale Finds 25 Percent More Power In Modular System

Nuclear Power - Wed, 11/11/2020 - 21:18
Portland, Oregon-based NuScale Power announced Tuesday engineering efforts had managed to bump the power capacity of its NuScale Power Module up by 25 percent.(read more)

Rosatom Retires Leningrad 2 With Replacement Ready

Nuclear Power - Wed, 11/11/2020 - 20:28
Russia’s state-owned nuclear power giant Rosatom said that the plug had permanently shut down the Leningrad 2 power plant two years after Leningrad 1 was shut down for the last time.(read more)

Toshiba to produce 'state of the art' wind turbine

Wind Power Monthly - Wed, 11/11/2020 - 15:03
Toshiba plans to reject contracts for coal construction works and invest heavily in renewables over the next ten years
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Oil and gas investors target Norwegian offshore wind

Wind Power Monthly - Wed, 11/11/2020 - 11:26
Eni and HitecVision aim to bid in Norway's forthcoming tender for offshore wind licences
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MHI Vestas installs 'most powerful' floating offshore wind turbine

Wind Power Monthly - Wed, 11/11/2020 - 11:07
A 9.5MW MHI Vestas wind turbine has been installed on a floating platform for the first time
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Nordex grows Texan pipeline with large order

Wind Power Monthly - Wed, 11/11/2020 - 10:59
Latest 300MW deal means Nordex has now sold 3.7GW of turbines in Texas
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World's longest wind turbine blade gets engineers' approval

Wind Power Monthly - Tue, 11/10/2020 - 17:24
LM Wind Power's 107-metre blade is currently the longest in the world
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Ørsted and BP plan massive wind-powered renewable hydrogen project

Wind Power Monthly - Tue, 11/10/2020 - 15:00
Companies agree deal for potential large-scale renewable hydrogen project at BP's Lingen Refinery in north-west Germany
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