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PFISTERER is building a specialized offshore wind team under the management of Dr. Peter Müller

21 September 2018

PFISTERER has accompanied the emergence of the offshore wind industry right from the start with innovative products and solutions. In the future, the commitment will be further strengthened and bundled in a specialized team under the management of Dr. Peter Müller within the PTS (Power Transmission Solutions) Business Unit Cable.

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Business & Finance

IX Wind and Sif join forces in Taiwan

21 September 2018

Sif and IX Wind have announced that from September 2018 IX will be supporting Sif in their deployment in Taiwan, making the offshore wind industry in Taiwan more accessible for the internationally leading offshore foundation manufacturer from the Netherlands. At the moment, Sif is predominately active in north-western Europe, but is actively expanding its business to other continents.

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JFMS expands European presence into Hamburg

21 September 2018

James Fisher Marine Services (JFMS) is pleased to announce the opening of a new base in Hamburg, Germany, as it continues to grow its portfolio and expand services internationally. MORE ❯

Business & Finance

Arise announces the sale of the appr. 45 MW Bröcklingeberget wind farm to a fund managed by re:cap global investors

21 September 2018

Arise AB (publ) (“Arise”) has entered into an agreement with a fund managed by re:cap global investors, a Swiss based asset manager, for the sale of the appr. 45 MW wind farm Bröcklingeberget (the “Project”).

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Business & Finance

AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V. Completes Multi-Year Agreement for 100% Renewable Energy Contract for UK Operations

21 September 2018

AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V. ("AMG", EURONEXT AMSTERDAM: "AMG") is pleased to announce that AMG Superalloys has entered into a multi-year agreement with Ørsted to purchase 100% of its power requirements from renewable sources, starting in October 2018. The contracts cover the full power requirements of AMG Superalloys' production sites across England and Wales.

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Installation, Transport & Logistics

Orange Blue Terminal functions as base harbour for offshore windfarm Trianel Windpark Borkum II

21 September 2018

Buss Group's terminal in Eemshaven signs agreement with wind turbine manufacturer Senvion / Order includes handling of components for 32 wind turbines for the Trianel Windpark Borkum II

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PFISTERER has accompanied the emergence of the offshore wind industry right from the start with innovative products and solutions. In the future, the commitment will be further strengthened and bundled in a specialized team under the management of Dr. Peter Müller within the PTS (Power Transmission Solutions) Business Unit Cable.

MORE ❯
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Sif and IX Wind have announced that from September 2018 IX will be supporting Sif in their deployment in Taiwan, making the offshore wind industry in Taiwan more accessible for the internationally leading offshore foundation manufacturer from the Netherlands. At the moment, Sif is predominately active in north-western Europe, but is actively expanding its business to other continents.

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James Fisher Marine Services (JFMS) is pleased to announce the opening of a new base in Hamburg, Germany, as it continues to grow its portfolio and expand services internationally. MORE ❯
Business & FinanceMORE ❯

Arise AB (publ) (“Arise”) has entered into an agreement with a fund managed by re:cap global investors, a Swiss based asset manager, for the sale of the appr. 45 MW wind farm Bröcklingeberget (the “Project”).

MORE ❯
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AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V. ("AMG", EURONEXT AMSTERDAM: "AMG") is pleased to announce that AMG Superalloys has entered into a multi-year agreement with Ørsted to purchase 100% of its power requirements from renewable sources, starting in October 2018. The contracts cover the full power requirements of AMG Superalloys' production sites across England and Wales.

MORE ❯
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Buss Group's terminal in Eemshaven signs agreement with wind turbine manufacturer Senvion / Order includes handling of components for 32 wind turbines for the Trianel Windpark Borkum II

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Project Development & Execution

20 Sep | Optimised Application submitted to Marine Scotland

Seagreen Wind Energy Limited have submitted an application to Marine Scotland for Section 36 consents and Marine Licences for the optimised Seagreen Alpha Offshore Wind Farm (OWF) and Seagreen Bravo OWF.

Project Development & Execution

20 Sep | Central Puerto Announces the Approval of the Commercial Operation of Achiras I Wind Farm (48 MW)

Central Puerto S.A. (“Central Puerto”) (NYSE: CEPU), the largest private sector power generation company in Argentina, as measured by generated power, announced the approval of the Commercial Operation of wind farm Achiras I with an installed capacity of 48 MW (net power), starting on September 20, 2018 at 0:00 hs. (the “Commercial Approval”).

Business & Finance

20 Sep | Georgios Papadimitriou New Head of Enel Green Power North America

Enel Green Power (EGP), the Renewables division of the Enel Group, has appointed Georgios Papadimitriou as its Head of Enel Green Power North America, Inc. to oversee EGP’s renewables portfolio and business in the US and Canada. He will replace Rafael Gonzalez, who was appointed as Head of Renewables for EGP in Spain.

Order

20 Sep | Vestas secures 144 MW order from Avangrid Renewables in the USA

Vestas has received an order for 144 MW of V136-3.45 MW turbines delivered in 3.6 MW Power Optimised Mode from Avangrid Renewables for the Otter Creek Wind Farm in Illinois. The full Otter Creek nameplate capacity is 158 MW, and includes previously purchased Vestas components.

Health, Safety & Environment

20 Sep | The first aquaculture products from the project area “North Sea Aquaculture” are a fact AND a success: particularly flavoursome Belgian mussels

Today, the first Belgian mussels from the “North Sea Aquaculture” project area (EDULIS and Value@Sea sub-projects) were tasted and found to be delicious. The various partners in the research project can look back with pride, in the presence of Patricia De Clercq, Permanent Secretary Agriculture & Fisheries and Secretary of State for the North See, Philippe De Backer, on a successful collaboration in cultivating mussels for the first time in an integrated way in the Belgian section of the North Sea.

20 Sep | Vestas and MHI Vestas Offshore Wind change setup on Isle of Wight to make room for future offshore expansion

As part of their firm commitment to the UK wind market and their presence on the Isle of Wight, Vestas is relocating its testing related activities at West Medina Mills to the nearby St.

Policy & Markets

20 Sep | CanWEA Responds to Repeal of Ontario’s Green Energy Act

“While introducing legislation to repeal Ontario’s Green Energy Act today, the Government of Ontario has made inaccurate statements and misleading characterizations about the wind energy industry in the province.

Technology

20 Sep | Long wind turbine blades require new composite materials

In the future wind turbine blades are going to be up to 107 meters long. Wind turbine blades of this size require new composite materials. DTU Wind Energy is up for the task.

Policy & Markets

19 Sep | Landmark Report Charts a Course for Virginia Offshore Wind

New Report Shows Virginia’s Leaders Have the Opportunity to Reap Significant Economic, Energy Benefits from Urgent Action to Develop Offshore Wind

Business & Finance

19 Sep | K2 Management acquires marine engineering consultancy, Cruz Atcheson

K2 Management, the specialist renewables engineering consultancy, has agreed to acquire independent energy engineering consultancy, Cruz Atcheson.

Health, Safety & Environment

19 Sep | Two IdentiFlight® Units Installed at Avangrid Renewables’ Southern California Wind Farm

Aerial Detection System monitoring avian activity at Manzana Wind Power Project

Business & Finance

19 Sep | EKF Denmark’s Export Credit Agency provides a guarantee for the largest wind financing deal in the world

EKF Denmark's Export Credit Agency's guarantee worth GBP 800 mio. for the offshore windpark Hornsea 1 is the largest financing in EKF's history.