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wpd contradicts sales rumors

23 May 2018

Speculative reports on a possible sale of Bremer wpd AG are subject of misinformation, as the company announces today. MORE ❯

Technology

Innovation in storage technology: Siemens Gamesa tests redox flow battery at its La Plana test site in Spain

23 May 2018

  • Potential of large capacities from vanadium redox technology
  • Further step in hybridisation of renewable energy
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Installation, Transport & Logistics

DMME Issues Request for Proposals to Support Offshore Wind Industry Development in Hampton Roads

23 May 2018

Developing a Plan to Position Virginia as the East Coast Offshore Wind Supply Chain and Service Industry Location of Choice MORE ❯

Business & Finance

Vattenfall and Facebook sign long-term deals for new Nordic renewable energy

23 May 2018

Vattenfall and Facebook have signed long-term supply and service agreements for integrating the output of three new Norwegian wind projects into the electric grid that provides power to Facebook’s Nordic data centres in Odense, Denmark, and Luleå in Sweden. MORE ❯

Business & Finance

TenneT issues EUR 1.25 billion of Green Bonds

23 May 2018

  • Market provides TenneT again with long-dated bonds supported by a sizeable order book of around EUR 2.5 billion
  • TenneT has for the first time added two Dutch offshore projects (Borssele Alpha and Borssele Beta) to its Green Bond portfolio including so far nine offshore projects in Germany
  • TenneT is the largest (corporate) issuer in the Netherlands of green debt with a total of  EUR 6.25 billion of green issuances 
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Business & Finance

Senvion S.A.: Executive transition

23 May 2018

Senvion announces that Chief Executive Officer Jürgen Geißinger is stepping down with the Board's agreement. Over the last two plus years, Jürgen Geißinger has led the company during a challenging time for our sector, successfully transitioning Senvion into a global company with a robust product portfolio and strong cost discipline. The Board offers its thanks to Jürgen Geißinger for his valued contribution to the success of the business during his tenure. MORE ❯

Speculative reports on a possible sale of Bremer wpd AG are subject of misinformation, as the company announces today. MORE ❯
TechnologyMORE ❯
  • Potential of large capacities from vanadium redox technology
  • Further step in hybridisation of renewable energy
MORE ❯
Installation, Transport & LogisticsMORE ❯
Developing a Plan to Position Virginia as the East Coast Offshore Wind Supply Chain and Service Industry Location of Choice MORE ❯
Business & FinanceMORE ❯
Vattenfall and Facebook have signed long-term supply and service agreements for integrating the output of three new Norwegian wind projects into the electric grid that provides power to Facebook’s Nordic data centres in Odense, Denmark, and Luleå in Sweden. MORE ❯
Business & FinanceMORE ❯
  • Market provides TenneT again with long-dated bonds supported by a sizeable order book of around EUR 2.5 billion
  • TenneT has for the first time added two Dutch offshore projects (Borssele Alpha and Borssele Beta) to its Green Bond portfolio including so far nine offshore projects in Germany
  • TenneT is the largest (corporate) issuer in the Netherlands of green debt with a total of  EUR 6.25 billion of green issuances 
MORE ❯
Business & FinanceMORE ❯
Senvion announces that Chief Executive Officer Jürgen Geißinger is stepping down with the Board's agreement. Over the last two plus years, Jürgen Geißinger has led the company during a challenging time for our sector, successfully transitioning Senvion into a global company with a robust product portfolio and strong cost discipline. The Board offers its thanks to Jürgen Geißinger for his valued contribution to the success of the business during his tenure. MORE ❯

Transmission

22 May | Ideol and STX team up to develop the next generation of offshore substations

Ideol and STX Europe Offshore Energy, the well-known EPCIM supplier of substations to the bottom-fixed offshore wind industry, announce the development of a breakthrough floating substation. This one will be compatible with both bottom-fixed and floating offshore wind farms.

22 May | BOEM Extends Comment Period for Seeking Information and Industry Interest in Offshore Wind Energy Development within the New York Bight Region

BOEM today announced the agency will now accept comments through July 30, 2018 for information and nominations for offshore wind energy development within the New York Bight region.

Health, Safety & Environment

22 May | Offshore wind potential offers opportunity to redesign the North Sea and increase marine biodiversity

An ecosystem-based spatial planning approach for a potential North Sea energy infrastructure could contribute to the effective management of marine activities and the sustainable use and development of marine and coastal resources.

Technology

22 May | Fastest mobilization of SMST gangway on Eurus Express

Only 7 days were needed for A1 Offshore Solutions ApS and SMST between contract signing and mobilization of the SMST motion compensated gangway on board the Eurus Express.

Business & Finance

22 May | Atlas Professionals enters into an exclusive partnership with The Windtechnicians

On 18 May 2018, Atlas Professionals and The Windtechnicians signed a 5 year cooperation agreement for the exchange of technical personnel for the wind sector.

Business & Finance

22 May | Invenergy Strengthens Its Diversified Clean Energy Platform Through New Equity Transactions With CDPQ and AMP Capital

Invenergy, North America’s largest privately held renewable energy company, today announced significant new equity transactions with institutional investors Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) and AMP Capital.

22 May | Van Oord marks 150th anniversary with christening of SRI vessel Bravenes

The latest addition to the Van Oord fleet was unveiled Monday 21 May at the Wilhelminakade in Rotterdam. Subsea rock installation (SRI) vessel Bravenes was christened by Ms Yvon van Oord-Barbier, the wife of CEO Pieter van Oord. The well-attended christening ceremony marked the start of a two-day event celebrating Van Oords 150th anniversary.

22 May | AWEA powers up advocacy with three energy industry veterans

WASHINGTON — The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) today announced three senior hires who expand the Association’s advocacy muscle in federal affairs, public affairs and policy.

Business & Finance

21 May | Pattern Development Acquires Western Spirit Transmission Line and Mesa Canyons Wind Project in New Mexico

Projects to create hundreds of jobs and billions of dollars in long-term economic impact in New Mexico

21 May | Ameren Missouri Planning Largest Wind Farm in the State

Energy company takes major step toward reducing carbon emissions 80 percent

Business & Finance

21 May | SeaTwirl in cooperation with Siemens

SeaTwirl and Siemens have entered into a cooperation agreement which takes SeaTwirl closer to the goal of becoming a leader in floating wind power. SeaTwirl and Siemens are looking forward to a long-term cooperation focused on the technical parts of a floating wind turbine.