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.
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.
- 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
- 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
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.
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.
- 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
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.
- 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
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.
DNV GL paper with options for extracting further value from renewable energy projects that are nearing their planned end of life.
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.
After a prolonged period of decline, 2018 monsoon season brings significantly higher than average wind speeds across India.
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.
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.
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.
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.
- 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