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TEPCO and Ørsted sign MoU to work jointly on offshore wind projects

18 January 2019

Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, Inc. (TEPCO), the largest power company in Japan, and Ørsted A/S (Ørsted), the world’s leading offshore wind developer, announced today that they have signed a memorandum of understanding to work jointly on offshore wind projects.
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FairWind will collaborate with Siemens Gamesa on pre-assembly project in Taiwan

16 January 2019

FairWind is proud to announce the signature on a Letter of Intent with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) to collaborate on the pre-assembly work for the Formosa 1 Phase 2 offshore wind power project in Taiwan.

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TPI to Open New Wind Blade Manufacturing Hub in India and Signs Blade Supply Agreement with Vestas

11 January 2019

TPI Composites, Inc., (TPI) (Nasdaq: TPIC), the largest U.S.-based independent manufacturer of composite wind blades, announced today that it has signed a multiyear supply agreement with Vestas Wind Systems A/S (Vestas) to provide blades from four manufacturing lines (with an option to add more line MORE ❯

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K2 Management opens doors in China

10 January 2019

K2 Management has opened an office in Beijing, China to support the world’s largest wind and solar market.

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Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, Inc. (TEPCO), the largest power company in Japan, and Ørsted A/S (Ørsted), the world’s leading offshore wind developer, announced today that they have signed a memorandum of understanding to work jointly on offshore wind projects.
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FairWind is proud to announce the signature on a Letter of Intent with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) to collaborate on the pre-assembly work for the Formosa 1 Phase 2 offshore wind power project in Taiwan.

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Business & FinanceMORE ❯
TPI Composites, Inc., (TPI) (Nasdaq: TPIC), the largest U.S.-based independent manufacturer of composite wind blades, announced today that it has signed a multiyear supply agreement with Vestas Wind Systems A/S (Vestas) to provide blades from four manufacturing lines (with an option to add more line MORE ❯
Business & FinanceMORE ❯

K2 Management has opened an office in Beijing, China to support the world’s largest wind and solar market.

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24 Oct | Discussed offshore wind in Japan

GCE NODE companies, Equinor and the Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy met with Nippon Foundation in Tokyo to discuss offshore wind collaboration.

09 Oct | Announcement for participation in the auctions for the selection of renewable energy projects in the Republic of Kazakhstan

The Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan invites all interested parties to participate in the auctions aimed at the selection of projects for the construction of generating facilities operating using renewable energy sources (hereinafter referred to as "RE auction") in 2018. The purpose of this event is the selection of investment projects for the construction of generating facilities that operate using renewable energy sources.

18 Sep | Siemens Gamesa tailors SG 8.0-167 DD for Asia-Pacific markets

  • Proven technology tailored to fit local conditions in Taiwan and other Asia-Pacific markets
  • Accommodates local codes and standards regarding typhoons (T-Class certification), seismic activity, 60 Hertz operation, and is adapted to operate in both high and low ambient temperatures
  • For Taiwan: Design ready in 2019, installation ready in 2020
  • Established turbine and regional expertise

20 Jun | To give confidence to wind industry, Government of India declares national targets for off-shore wind power

  • Medium term target of 5 GW by 2022 and long term target of 30 GW by 2030 declared
  • Offshore wind power to add a new element to the already existing basket of renewable energy for the country

18 Jan | TEPCO and Ørsted sign MoU to work jointly on offshore wind projects

Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, Inc. (TEPCO), the largest power company in Japan, and Ørsted A/S (Ørsted), the world’s leading offshore wind developer, announced today that they have signed a memorandum of understanding to work jointly on offshore wind projects.

11 Jan | TPI to Open New Wind Blade Manufacturing Hub in India and Signs Blade Supply Agreement with Vestas

TPI Composites, Inc., (TPI) (Nasdaq: TPIC), the largest U.S.-based independent manufacturer of composite wind blades, announced today that it has signed a multiyear supply agreement with Vestas Wind Systems A/S (Vestas) to provide blades from four manufacturing lines (with an option to add more line

10 Jan | K2 Management opens doors in China

K2 Management has opened an office in Beijing, China to support the world’s largest wind and solar market.

07 Jan | JFMS signs MoU with TIPC to explore port services in Taiwan

James Fisher Marine Services (JFMS) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the harbour port management company, Taiwan International Ports Corporation Ltd (TIPC), to explore port services in the country.

07 Nov | TÜV NORD issues the world's first certificate in accordance with the new IECRE Certification Guideline

Sinoma Wind Power Blade, one of the leading rotor blade manufacturers in China, received the worldwide first component certificate according the new Type and Component Certification Scheme IECRE OD501.

26 Oct | Ørsted Partners with Taiwan Research Institutions to Launch Dual-doppler Radar Project

Ørsted introduces the world’s only dual-doppler radar system applied to wind power in Taiwan.

04 Oct | Suzlon Installs and Commissions India's Tallest Hybrid Concrete Tubular Tower

  • New 140 meters Hybrid Concrete Tower provides lower cost for utility scale projects
  • 140 meters hub height combined with new S120 2.1 MW turbine increases performance
  • Continues Suzlon's focus to make more sites in India economically viable for renewable energy

13 Sep | DTU Wind Energy in close collaboration with National Taiwan University

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP), National Taiwan University (NTU) and DTU Wind Energy have joined forces in working on a local offshore wind education in Taiwan.

06 Dec | TEPCO’s First Commercial Offshore Wind Power Facility to Launch on January 1, 2019

Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. (TEPCO) announced today that the company’s first commercial offshore wind power facility will launch on January 1, 2019.

05 Oct | India's first SECI auction wind project by Sembcorp dedicated to the nation 250 MW wind project constructed by Suzlon

  • First among all SECI auctioned wind projects to achieve full completion
  • Project consisting of 119 turbines completed ahead of SECI timelines
  • Project to light up more than 2,16,000 homes & reduce CO2 emissions by over 700,000* tonnes/ annum

05 Oct | Jan De Nul kicks off Changhua OWF project

Jan De Nul Group kicked off the activities for the Taiwan Power Company Offshore Windfarm Phase 1 Project – Demonstration’. The sod cutting ceremony was held on 25 August 2018 in the presence of the Client Taiwan Power Company, local authorities and the Consortium Jan De Nul-Hitachi.

18 Sep | LM Wind Power 66.6-meter blades installed on 4MW Shanghai Electric Wind Power offshore wind turbine

LM Wind Power's first two sets of LM 66.6 blades have been successfully installed on Shanghai Electric Wind Power's 4.0MW-136 wind turbine in China.

19 Sep | DNV GL launches Operations & Analytics Centre in India to enable 24/7 monitoring for renewable assets globally

DNV GL paper with options for extracting further value from renewable energy projects that are nearing their planned end of life.

29 Aug | BayWa r.e. opens control centre in the APAC region

BayWa r.e. has recently opened a new central control room in Bangkok. The operations centre was created in direct response to the significant increase in wind and solar energy projects BayWa r.e. is now managing within the Asia Pacific region.

18 Apr | Contract signing for a 50m offshore wind farm service vessel

On the 3rd of April 2018, the shipowner Shanghai Xiongcheng Offshore Engineering placed an order for a 50m offshore wind farm service vessel at shipyard Jiangsu Dayang Offshore Equipment Co., Ltd. This vessel concept was developed by ship owner together with FKAB and its main function is to provide maintenance services to offshore wind farms along the Chinese east coast area.

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

29 Aug | DNV GL supports creation of China’s first HVDC offshore wind substation

Huadong has contracted DNV GL to supply technical trainings, advices and support on their feasibility study for an offshore HVDC converter station

17 May | Sumitomo Electric to Offer Power Transmission/Transformation Equipment and Installation Work to Japan's Largest Wind Farm

Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. today announced that it has received an order for power transmission and transformation equipment and its installation work as part of the Wind Farm Tsugaru construction project to be undertaken by Kajima Corporation. This onshore wind power generation project is being planned by Green Power Investment Corporation, a major renewable energy operator, in Tsugaru City, Aomori Prefecture, and will be the largest wind farm in Japan (power generation capacity: about 122 MW, number of wind turbines: 38). Sumitomo Electric will undertake the design, manufacture, and installation of electrical equipment including the underground power transmission and distribution lines and the substation equipment.

15 Nov | Improved Monsoon Winds Help Power Producers in 2018

After a prolonged period of decline, 2018 monsoon season brings significantly higher than average wind speeds across India.

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.

19 Apr | Ørsted Signed MoUs with Hospitals in Changhua to Build Medical Supporting Network for Offshore Wind Farms

Partners up with Show Chwan Memorial Hospital and Changhua Christian Hospital and invests in health and safety infrastructure in Changhua

16 Jan | FairWind will collaborate with Siemens Gamesa on pre-assembly project in Taiwan

FairWind is proud to announce the signature on a Letter of Intent with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) to collaborate on the pre-assembly work for the Formosa 1 Phase 2 offshore wind power project in Taiwan.

05 Dec | PALFINGER MARINE enters Asian Offshore Wind Market

This November PALFINGER MARINE signed a contract with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy for the delivery of 20 PF9000-2.9 to the Formosa 1 Phase 2 offshore wind power plant to be located in Taiwan. The wind power plant, with a capacity of 120 MW, consists of 20 Siemens Gamesa SWT-6.0-154 direct drive offshore wind turbines. Each wind turbine platform will be equipped with one of PALFINGER MARINE’s well-proven fixed boom cranes.

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.

12 Nov | New clamps enhance wind tower transportations

ALE has expanded their route options for heavy transportation in the wind sector after investing in four sets of unique tower clamps that are providing more efficient transportation of wind towers in Thailand.

08 Jan | Nordex obtains 300 MW order for major project in India

In December 2018, the Nordex Group has received a 300 MW turnkey order from Sprng Energy Private Limited. The project "Mulanur" is located in the state of Tamilnadu, near to the city of Coimbatore.

08 Jan | Senvion converts 300 MW contract in India into firm order

Senvion confirms the firm order conversion of the 300 MW contract with alfanar India. The signing of the order for the Bhuj project was announced at the beginning of December 2018.

13 Dec | Suzlon secures 50.4 MW order from Atria Power

  • To supply 24 units of S111-140m and S120-140m with rated capacity of 2.1 MW each
  • Project to be completed in two phases by H1, FY20 in Tuticorin, Tamil Nadu
  • Provide electricity to ~43,000 households and curb ~1,42,569 tonnes of CO2 emissions per year

12 Dec | Vestas receives largest order to date in India with 252 MW EPC project from auction

Leveraging Vestas’ experience from more than 4 GW of turnkey projects across the globe, Vestas has received an order for a 252 MW Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) project in India. The order is Vestas’ largest order to date in India and placed by Vivid Solaire Energy Pvt.