Good vibrations: RWE and Co to test quiet pile driving method

RWE Renewables, itap, BioConsult SH, the University of Stuttgart, and Technische Universität Berlin are to research an innovative vibratory pile driving technique at RWE’s Kaskasi offshore wind farm. The new method for installing foundations is said to have the potential … Read More

RWE Names SGRE as Turbine Provider for Sofia Project

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy  (SGRE) has been awarded the firm order from  RWE  for the  1.4 GW  Sofia  offshore  wind power project. Sofia is located  195  km off the  U.K.’s northeastern coast on Dogger Bank in the North Sea. The … Read More

RWE, ORE Catapult Partner to Study Concrete Foundations for Floating Wind

RWE says it is partnering with Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult, the U.K.-based technology innovation and research center for offshore renewable energy, to study the potential for Scottish businesses to produce commercial-scale concrete foundations for floating wind projects.  In recent … Read More

RWE and ORE Catapult to study production of concrete floaters in Scotland

RWE has partnered with Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult to study the potential for Scottish businesses to produce commercial-scale concrete foundations for floating wind projects. The study will identify key manufacturing and fabrication methodologies and constituent materials required to produce concrete substructures. … Read More

Triton Knoll Offshore Wind Farm Acheives First-Generation

RWE, a German multinational energy company, says it has taken a significant step towards achieving full power at its Triton Knoll Offshore Wind Farm with the first-generation of electricity.  The generation milestone follows the successful delivery of onshore and offshore … Read More

Greencoat Acquires Stake in Four RWE Texas Wind Farms

RWE, a global renewable energy company, has signed an agreement with Greencoat, a U.K.-based renewables investment manager, to sell a 24% stake in four RWE onshore wind farms in Texas. This accounts for a total pro-rata installed capacity of 207 … Read More

RWE Sells Algonquin Majority Stake in Four Texas Wind Farms

RWE, a global renewable energy company, has signed an agreement with a subsidiary of Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. to sell a 51% stake in four RWE onshore wind facilities in Texas, accounting for a total pro-rata installed capacity of … Read More

E.ON taps RWE for more offshore wind power

RWE Renewables has signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with E.ON UK for the electricity produced by the Humber Gateway offshore wind farm in the UK. E.ON UK will offtake 100% of the project’s electricity from 2022 until 2035, which … Read More

Van Oord Selected to Install Sofia’s Foundations, Array Cables

RWE has selected Van Oord as the preferred supplier for the engineering, procurement, construction and installation of the monopile foundations and array cables for the Sofia Offshore Wind Farm, one of the world’s largest offshore wind projects. The 1.4 GW … Read More

Van Oord to install monopiles, inter-array cables at Sofia offshore wind farm

RWE has selected Van Oord as the preferred supplier for the engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) of monopile foundations and array cables for the 1.4 GW Sofia offshore wind project in the UK. Van Oord will deploy its offshore … Read More