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Dong earnings climb despite revenue fall

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 12:20
DENMARK: Dong Energy has increased earnings from its wind division by 50% in the first nine months of the year, despite a fall in revenues.
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UK 1.2GW offshore project under threat

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 12:18
UK: Scottish Power Renewables has said its 1.2GW East Anglia One project could be cancelled due to a lack of government funding.
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Gamesa signs 82MW Greek deal

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 10:32
GREECE: Gamesa has struck a deal to supply the turbines for two wind farms in Greece with a combined capacity of 82MW.
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EIB supports Irish wind connections

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 10:31
IRELAND: The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed a EUR 100 million loan facility with transmission system operator ESB Networks to help connect wind projects to the national grid.
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Goldwind profits up fivefold

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 10:08
CHINA: Goldwind made a net profit of CNY 1.2 billion ($196 million) in the first three quarters of 2014, up five times on the figure for the same period last year.
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Gallery: GE turbines on Manitoulin Island, Canada

Fri, 10/31/2014 - 09:20
CANADA: GE has released pictures of its turbines installed at the 60MW McLean's Mountain project in Ontario.
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Boulder Wind Power winds down operations

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 16:24
UNITED STATES: Boulder Wind Power is winding down its operations after failing to secure a partner for its generator designs, leading to the departure of its CTO and founder Sandy Butterfield.
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Fukushima floating turbine installation delayed

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:55
JAPAN: The consortium developing the Fukushima floating offshore turbine has said installation work has been delayed until February, two months later than planned.
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Lagerwey Wind wins first mass turbine order

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:35
FINLAND: Dutch turbine manufacturer Lagerwey Wind has revealed it is installing turbines on two wind projects in Finland with a total capacity of 27.5MW.
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Gamesa signs 172MW India deals

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:10
INDIA: Gamesa has signed contracts to supply turbines to five wind projects in India with a combined capacity of 172MW.
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Siemens secures two Canada deals

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:00
CANADA: Siemens has received orders worth a combined 315MW, from a Samsung-led consortium and Suncor Energy, to be installed at two projects in Ontario.
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EEA: EU on target for 2020

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 12:32
EUROPE: The European Environment Agency (EEA) has said Europe is on course to meet or exceed its 2020 energy and emissions targets.
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EDF links with asset managment co.

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 12:23
FRANCE: EDF and Credit Agricole-owned asset management company Amundi have linked up with the aim of raising EUR 1.5 billion for renewables projects.
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GE installs 1500 turbines in Canada

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 10:40
CANADA: GE has installed its 1,500th wind turbine in Canada, bringing its installed wind capacity across Canada to 2GW.
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Ukraine considers wind curtailment

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 10:25
UKRAINE: Ukraine is considering temporary decommissioning of up to 60MW of projects, depsite setting a 2020 capacity target of 2.28GW.
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Pattern reprices 265MW California project

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 10:24
UNITED STATES: Pattern Energy has repriced the financing for its 265MW Ocotillo wind development in California.
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Spain claims EC transmission win

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 10:11
SPAIN: The Spanish government has proclaimed victory at last week's EU summit by forging an agreement to boost power interconnections across Europe and so reduce large-scale curtailment on the Iberian peninsula's wind capacity.
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GE secures first Pakistan order

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 16:52
PAKISTAN: GE has been handed a 49.5MW contract by HydroChina and owner Sapphire Wind Power Company to supply turbines to a project in Sindh province.
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Floating turbine test centre planned for Norway

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 12:32
NORWAY: The Fraunhofer Institute for Wind Energy is looking to establish a floating turbine test centre off the west coast of Norway.
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GE to close California factory

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 11:40
UNITED STATES: GE has announced plans to close its turbine manufacturing plant in Tehachapi, California as part of a cost-cutting initiative.
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