Vestas Debuts V163-4.5 MW Turbine Focused on Low, Medium Wind Speeds

Vestas has introduced the new V163-4.5 MW wind turbine, expanding the company’s 4 MW platform and offering superior wind park performance in medium- to low-wind conditions. The V163-4.5 MW features an 18% increase in swept area and delivers up to … Read More

New Vestas Wind Turbine Advances Performance in Medium Wind Conditions

Vestas has introduced the V172-7.2 MW, expanding the advanced EnVentus platform and offering enhanced performance in low to medium wind conditions. In alignment, the company is changing the existing medium- to high-wind EnVentus variant V162-6.8 MW to a 7.2 MW … Read More

Vestas Asia Pacific Receives 295 MW Order for Offshore Wind Initiative

Vestas has secured a 295 MW order for the Zhong Neng offshore wind project, located off the coast of Changhua County, Taiwan. The project is being jointly developed by Taiwan-based China Steel Corp. (CSC) and Danish fund manager Copenhagen Infrastructure … Read More

Foxwell Orders 31 Turbines for TPC Offshore Wind Project

Purvin Patel Vestas has secured a 295 MW order for 31 Vestas V174-9.5 MW wind turbines from Foxwell Energy Corp. Ltd. for the TPC Offshore Wind Generation Project Phase 2 in Taiwan. The project is developed and owned by Taiwan … Read More

Ocean Winds Places V164 Turbine Purchase for Floating Wind Project

Ocean Winds, the international offshore wind energy company created by EDP Renewables (EDPR) and ENGIE, has placed a 30 MW order with Vestas for the Éoliennes Flottantes du Golfe du Lion (EFGL) offshore wind park, a floating pilot project it … Read More

Nearly 100 GW Brought Online, Offshore Wind Up 161 Percent in 2021

A South Plains, Texas project from Vestas, the top company for 2021 for wind turbine installations The wind industry posted another record for new commissioned capacity in 2021, as total additions fell just short of 100 GW for the second … Read More

Vestas Utilizes Ansys Simulation Tools for Complex Wind Turbine Safety Design

Image: Vestas. Long-term Ansys customer Vestas has extended its use of Ansys’ simulation across its entire product chain to help it create safer wind turbine control solutions. Instead of relying on third-party programmable logic controllers (PLCs), Vestas wanted to integrate … Read More

Cordelio Power Orders V150 Wind Turbines for Illinois Project

V150-4.5 MW turbines Vestas has received a 171 MW order from Cordelio Power to power the Moraine Sands wind project in Illinois. The order consists of 38 V150-4.5 MW turbines. This project is an expansion of the 185 MW Glacier … Read More

Leeward Renewable Energy Finishes Crescent Ridge Wind Project Repowering

Leeward Renewable Energy LLC has successfully completed the full-scale repower of its Crescent Ridge Wind Project, located in Tiskilwa, Ill. The 54.4 MW repower included decommissioning nine turbines, repowering 24 legacy turbines and constructing four new turbines. The upgrades utilize … Read More

Vestas Picks Up 221 MW Wind Turbine Order for U.S. Project

Vestas’ V110-2.0 MW wind turbine Vestas has received a 221 MW order to power a wind project in the U.S. The project consists of 46 V150-4.5 MW turbines, three V110-2.0 MW turbines in 2.2 MW operating mode, and two V136-3.45 … Read More