Richardson Electronics Expands in Europe with Energy Storage and Power Delivery Modules

Richardson Electronics Ltd.’s UCAPWTGM-TM module Richardson Electronics Ltd. is expanding into the European market with the patented ULTRA3000 Series of ultracapacitor modules that are custom designed for energy storage and power delivery for wind turbine generators. This technology has been … Read More

Shanghai Electric Debuts 11 MW Direct-drive Turbine Petrel Platform

Shanghai Electric is releasing its latest offshore wind turbine model, Petrel platform SEW11.0-208. The flagship direct-drive turbine, of which the company has full proprietary intellectual property, features a nameplate capacity of 11 MW – the largest of its kind in … Read More

Vestas Installs Prototype Turbine at Osterild in Denmark

Anders Nielsen Vestas is installing the V236-15.0 MW offshore prototype wind turbine at the Østerild National Test Centre for large wind turbines in Western Jutland, Denmark. The installation of the prototype turbine will take place in the second half of … Read More

Vietnamese Consortium Wins Preferred Supplier Agreement from Yushan Energy

Hai Long 2 and 3 Yushan Energy, a subsidiary of low carbon energy developer Enterprize Energy, and Canadian independent power producer Northland Power, have selected a Vietnamese consortium led by Semco Maritime and PTSC M&C to construct two offshore substations … Read More

GE Renewable Energy Unveils Second Offshore Wind Turbine Blade Mold at French Factory

Second mold for 107m blade in Cherbourg, France (Credit: Baptiste Almodovar) LM Wind Power, a GE Renewable Energy business, has launched its second 107-meter wind turbine blade mold (production line) at its Cherbourg factory in France, in order to address … Read More

Scotland’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm Fits First Turbine Base

The first turbine jacket foundation is installed at the Seagreen Wind Farm site, 27 km off the coast of the county of Angus in Scotland (Credit: SSE Renewables) The first turbine jacket foundation has been installed at Seagreen, Scotland’s largest … Read More

Vineyard Wind Places GE Renewable Energy Wind Turbine Supply Order

GE’s Haliade-X turbines Renewable Energy has received an order from Vineyard Wind, a joint venture between Avangrid Renewables and Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners, to supply Haliade-X turbines for Vineyard Wind 1, the first utility-scale offshore wind installation in the US. GE … Read More

GE Renewable Energy Prototype Operating at 14 MW

GE’s Haliade-X offshore wind prototype GE Renewable Energy’s Haliade-X prototype in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, has started operating at 14 MW of output. With this new milestone, GE Renewable Energy becomes the first industry player to operate a turbine at this … Read More

Vestas Obtains 297 MW Order for Canadian Project

Vestas’ V150-4.2 MW turbine Vestas has secured a 297 MW order for an undisclosed wind project in Canada. This order consists of a mix of 45 V150-4.5 MW turbines and 22 V150-4.2 MW turbines delivered in 4.3 MW operating mode. … Read More

Vestas Picks Up Orders for Two U.S. Wind Projects

Vestas’ V100-2.0 MW project in South Plains, Texas Vestas has secured an order for two undisclosed wind projects in the U.S. totaling 63 MW. The order consists of 15 V117-4.2 MW turbines, with eight turbines at one project and seven … Read More