Siemens Gamesa Upgrades Onshore Turbine Power Output

Siemens Gamesa 5.X – 3D view (SG 5.8-155 and SG 5.8-170) Siemens Gamesa has upgraded its next-generation onshore platform, increasing power output to 6.6 MW. The new SG 6.6-155 and SG 6.6-170 turbines will now offer a higher unitary power, … Read More

Siemens Gamesa Debuts Recyclable Wind Turbine Blade for Offshore Use

With more than 200 GW of new offshore wind power capacity projected by the Global Wind Energy Council to be installed by 2030, it is critical to quickly introduce recyclable solutions. Siemens Gamesa is releasing RecyclableBlade, a recyclable wind turbine … Read More

Second New York RWE Wind Farm Starts Operations

RWE Renewables has started commercial operation on its 125 MW Cassadaga Wind Farm in New York. The project, located in Chautauqua County, is powered by 27 Nordex and 10 Siemens Gamesa turbines and has the capacity to provide clean energy … Read More

RWE Renewables Starts Commerical Operation on Ohio Wind Farm

RWE Renewables has started commercial operation on its 250 MW onshore Scioto Ridge Wind Farm. The project, located in Hardin and Logan counties, Ohio, is powered by 75 Siemens Gamesa turbines. “We’re proud to be a member of the local … Read More

ESVAGT SOV Providing Offshore O&M Support to Baltic 2

ESVAGT, a provider of safety, support at sea and services for the offshore wind industry, says its Esvagt Dana service operation vessel (SOV) will be supporting Siemens Gamesa during maintenance work on the Baltic 2 offshore wind farm. For the … Read More

TransAlta Secures 100 MW PPA for Garden Plain Offtake

TransAlta Corp., a company that owns, operates and develops electrical power generation assets, has entered into a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) with Pembina Pipeline Corp., a transportation and midstream service provider, for the offtake of 100 MW from its proposed … Read More

Vestas Tops GWEC List of World’s Largest Turbine Suppliers

Vestas, a Danish manufacturer, seller, installer and servicer of wind turbines, holds the title as the world’s largest supplier of wind turbines in 2020 across onshore and offshore wind, with new installations in 32 markets last year, according to the … Read More

Cadeler Secures Turbine Transportation, Installation Contract

Cadeler A/S, a provider of installation services and operation and maintenance works for the offshore wind industry, has signed its largest contract. Siemens Gamesa, a supplier of wind power solutions, awarded Cadeler the contract of approximately $90 million, with an … Read More

Hornsea Offshore Wind Farm Signs Transmission Agreement

Hornsea 1 Ltd., a joint venture (JV) owned by Ørsted (50%) and Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) (50%) has signed an agreement for the sale of its transmission assets to Diamond Transmission Partners Hornsea One Ltd. (DTP).  DTP is a partnership … Read More

Offshore Wind Sector Will Require Threefold Increase in Workforce

Demand for offshore wind staff will triple by the end of the decade, surging to 868,000 full-time jobs from an estimated 297,000 in 2020. The hiring spree will already be visible in the middle of the decade as job demand … Read More