Seaway 7 Launches Production on New Wind Turbine Installation Vessel

Seaway 7’s steel cutting ceremony has taken place for its next-generation wind turbine installation vessel (WTIV) at the China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI) facility in Jiangsu, China. The ceremony marks the first major milestone in bringing its GustoMSC NG-14000XL-G jack-up … Read More

RWE and South Korean City Collaborate on Floating Offshore Wind Farms

RWE’s TetraSpar demonstration project in Norway RWE and the city of Ulsan are cooperating on the development of floating offshore wind farms off the coast of South Korea. Projects with an installed capacity of up to 1.5 GW are planned. … Read More

SSE Renewables, Equinor Sign Power Purchase Agreements for Dogger Bank C

Source: GE Renewable Energy SSE Renewables and Equinor, the joint venture partners co-developing the 3.6 GW Dogger Bank Wind Farm in the North Sea, have signed a 15-year offtake power purchase agreement (PPA) for the third phase of the offshore … Read More

Megajoule, ZX Lidars Sign Wind Assessment Technology Contract for Adriatic Area

Megajoule and ZX Lidars sign Lidar contract for Adriatic at WindEurope Electric City 2021 ZX Lidars’ offshore Lidar ZX 300M will be deployed to begin taking measurements up to 300 meters from their installed position on the gas platforms to … Read More

Leeward Closes $175 Million in Financing for Colorado Wind Farm

Leeward’s Wind Park Bear Creek wind farm in Pennsylvania Leeward Renewable Energy LLC has closed construction financing and secured tax equity commitments for its Panorama Wind Farm located in Weld County, Colo. MUFG Bank Ltd. served as coordinating lead arranger, … Read More

WindESCo Sources Phoenix Contact’s Processing Hardware for Swarm Solution

WindESCo, a company focused on accelerating annual energy production (AEP) for wind turbine stakeholders, has signed Phoenix Contact as a strategic technology partner. Phoenix Contact is delivering the swarming solution’s Swarm Edge component, which is installed on each turbine to … Read More

Apollo Funds Acquires Stake in Broad Reach Power from EnCap

Steve Vavrik Apollo and EnCap Energy Transition Fund I (EETFI) have announced that funds managed by Apollo affiliates have agreed to acquire a 50% stake in Broad Reach Power LLC. The Apollo funds will acquire the stake from existing investor … Read More

Vestas Debuts New Wind Turbine for Medium to High Wind Sites

To offer enhanced customization for medium to high wind sites, Vestas has introduced the V162-6.8 MW wind turbine of the EnVentus platform. The V162-6.8 MW is globally applicable and combines an increased power rating and operational flexibility to deliver up … Read More

LM Wind Power Commits to Producing Zero Waste Blades by 2030

Construction of wind turbine blade LM Wind Power, a GE Renewable Energy business, will produce zero waste blades by 2030. The commitment represents a step forward in the company’s sustainability journey after becoming the first carbon neutral business in the … Read More

Ørsted Acquires Lincoln Land Wind in Illinois from Ares

Ørsted has acquired Lincoln Land Wind, a 302 MW onshore wind farm in Morgan County, Ill., from funds managed by Ares Management Corp.’s Infrastructure and Power strategy. Ares purchased the project from developer and construction manager Apex Clean Energy. “I’m … Read More