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BP Installs First Battery Storage Technology at U.S. Wind Energy Site

14 November 2018

Project highlights BP’s commitment to innovation and transition to a low-carbon future

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Business & Finance

Senvion announces third-quarter results 2018

14 November 2018

  • Q3 revenues at EUR 343m, 9-month revenues at EUR 809m
  • Q3 EBITDA at EUR 30m with 8.6% margin; 9-month EBITDA of EUR 43m with 5.3% margin
  • Q3 installations at 336 MW, 17% above total H1 2018 installations
  • EUR 1.7bn of revenue coverage for 2019
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Business & Finance

Creation of SSE Renewables

14 November 2018

SSE plc plans to consolidate the development, operation and ownership of its renewable energy assets in the UK and Ireland under a single entity to be known as SSE Renewables. MORE ❯

Installation, Transport & Logistics

Manor Newbuild for 2019

13 November 2018

Following the success of the initial Wind Farm Service Vessel, the ‘Manor Venture’, UK-based Manor Renewable Energy (MRE) Ltd is preparing to construct a second vessel, delivery in the latter part of 2019.

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Business & Finance

ERSG open 3rd US Office

13 November 2018

ERSG are delighted to announce the opening of their 3rd office in the USA.

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Installation, Transport & Logistics

Manor Renewable Energy Nets Hornsea One Deal

13 November 2018

Manor Renewable Energy (MRE) has signed a contract with Ørsted for the Hornsea Project One offshore wind farm, under which MRE will provide the full temporary power package of generators, personnel and vessels in case of need during the turbine installation and commissioning.

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Project highlights BP’s commitment to innovation and transition to a low-carbon future

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  • Q3 revenues at EUR 343m, 9-month revenues at EUR 809m
  • Q3 EBITDA at EUR 30m with 8.6% margin; 9-month EBITDA of EUR 43m with 5.3% margin
  • Q3 installations at 336 MW, 17% above total H1 2018 installations
  • EUR 1.7bn of revenue coverage for 2019
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Business & FinanceMORE ❯
SSE plc plans to consolidate the development, operation and ownership of its renewable energy assets in the UK and Ireland under a single entity to be known as SSE Renewables. MORE ❯
Installation, Transport & LogisticsMORE ❯

Following the success of the initial Wind Farm Service Vessel, the ‘Manor Venture’, UK-based Manor Renewable Energy (MRE) Ltd is preparing to construct a second vessel, delivery in the latter part of 2019.

MORE ❯
Business & FinanceMORE ❯

ERSG are delighted to announce the opening of their 3rd office in the USA.

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Installation, Transport & LogisticsMORE ❯

Manor Renewable Energy (MRE) has signed a contract with Ørsted for the Hornsea Project One offshore wind farm, under which MRE will provide the full temporary power package of generators, personnel and vessels in case of need during the turbine installation and commissioning.

MORE ❯

Installation, Transport & Logistics

13 Nov | Subsea 7 awarded contract offshore Taiwan

Subsea 7 S.A. today announced the award of a substantial* contract to Seaway Offshore Cables (SOC), an entity in Subsea 7’s Renewables and Heavy Lifting Business Unit, for the Yunlin Offshore Wind Farm project by YunNen Wind Power Company, a company of the wpd group, for the supply and installation of the export and inner array grid cable system.

13 Nov | European Parliament gives final green light to new EU 32% renewable energy target

The European Parliament today gave its final approval for a binding EU-wide renewable energy target of 32% for 2030.

Transmission

13 Nov | ABB enables world’s first HVDC grid in China

Delivery of wind energy through network-based architecture will ensure more stable and reliable electricity to meet higher demand during Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games

Policy & Markets

13 Nov | Wind energy set to become EU’s largest power source well before 2030

Wind energy is set overtake coal, nuclear and gas to become the EU’s largest power source well before 2030. This is according to the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) 2018 World Energy Outlook released today.

Operation & Maintenance

12 Nov | Are your turbines feeling the cold?

Blade icing has a major impact on wind turbines but has historically been difficult to assess. Clir Renewables developed software to detect icing and reduce associated losses.

Installation, Transport & Logistics

12 Nov | ABP invests £1 million in Port of Lowestoft as part of Energy Hub vision

The first phase of a £300,000 demolition project to clear a new 13-acre development site has completed at the Port of Lowestoft’s Shell Quay. The project, to provide more development land for ABP and surrounding local businesses, brings ABP’s total investment in the Port of Lowestoft to £1 million in the last quarter.

Technology

12 Nov | EU backs offshore wind innovation project to slash materials cost by up to 25%

The European Union is the latest backer of Akselos’ cutting edge technology, with the award of a €1.4 million research grant to the tech pioneer and engineering partner, LICengineering, to optimize the design of offshore wind turbines.

Installation, Transport & Logistics

12 Nov | CDC Rebrands Former Coal Power Plant as Brayton Point Commerce Center

Today the owners of the retired Brayton Point Power Station site in Somerset, Massachusetts have announced the site will be rebranded as Brayton Point Commerce Center.

Health, Safety & Environment

12 Nov | TEPCO Seabed Survey Examining Feasibility of Offshore Wind Farm

Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, Inc. (TEPCO) announced today that it has begun a seabed survey off the coast of municipalities of Choshi, Asahi, Sosa and Yokoshibahikari in Chiba Prefecture to ascertain the bedrock structure of the seabed for a possible offshore wind farm. The boring survey will last until the end of January 2019. TEPCO will also conduct sonic prospecting offshore of the municipalities of Choshi, Asahi, Sosa and Yokoshibahikari in the same period.

Business & Finance

12 Nov | Ørsted awards world’s largest jacket foundation contract to Sing Da Marine Structure for the first 900 MW Greater Changhua Projects

Global offshore wind leader Ørsted today signed a multi-million USD contract with Sing Da Marine Structure Corporation (SDMS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of China Steel Corporation (CSC).

Business & Finance

12 Nov | Principle Power and Aker Solutions Win Environmental Leadership Award

The Maritime Alliance, a California-based non-profit organization that promotes sustainable, science-based ocean and water industries, has presented this year’s Environmental Leadership Award to Aker Solutions and Principle Power in recognition of the companies’ efforts in promoting offshore renewab

Health, Safety & Environment

12 Nov | Handling venomous snakes ethically is part of the job when constructing a wind farm in South Africa

Perdekraal East Wind Farm, in the Western Cape, is home to no less than sixteen different species of snakes, four of which are highly venomous.