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Siemens wins 300MW deal in United States.

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 08:45
UNITED STATES: Siemens has secured an order for a 300MW project in the US from Apex Clean Energy.
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Lack of flexibility results in negative prices in high wind period

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 08:24
GERMANY: Windy weather across Germany in the last days of March 2015, and lack of flexibility in the electricity generation and consumption markets resulted in negative spot market prices in five individual early morning hours on 30 March 2015.
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Enel sells renewables stake for $440m

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 07:59
ITALY: Enel Green Power has sold a 49% stake in a portfolio of 560MW renewables assets for about $440 million as it seeks funds to finance further growth in the market.
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GIB announces €639 million offshore wind fund

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 07:20
UK: The UK's Green Investment Bank (GIB) has secured £463 million (€639 million) of investment for its offshore wind fund.
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Vestas wins 53MW deal in Finland

Tue, 03/31/2015 - 15:28
FINLAND: Vestas has been handed an order for a 53MW project in Finland from Finnish devleloper EPV Tuulivoima.
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Vestas wins 49MW deal in China

Tue, 03/31/2015 - 10:27
CHINA: Vestas has secured an order for a 49MW project in China from Hebei Construction
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Clean Line receives 20GW in applications

Tue, 03/31/2015 - 09:57
UNITED STATES: Clean Line Energy, the developer of the Grain Belt Express Clean Line, has had requests for 20GW of transmission service on the line.
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Kazakhstan to commission new wind project by 2016

Tue, 03/31/2015 - 09:24
KAZAKHSTAN: The government of Kazakhstan is completing preparations to build a 78MW project in the Tainty Ulan area in the east of the country.
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First step towards German A7 motorway project

Tue, 03/31/2015 - 08:59
GERMANY: Development of a wind project along the A7, Germany's longest motorway, is being driven by municipal energy company Stadtwerke Tübingen and wind developer W-I-N-D Energien of Dettingen unter Teck in the inland German state of Baden-Württemberg.
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MV wins O&M extension

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 09:43
UK: MHI-Vestas (MV) has signed a three-year extension to the operations and maintenance contract for the 21MW Sprogø project.
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Dong installs final turbine at Westermost Rough

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 09:35
UK: Dong Energy has installed the final 6MW Siemens turbines at the 210MW Westermost Rough project in the North Sea.
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Siemens wins Rhyl Flats O&M extension

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 12:12
UK: Siemens has secured a 15-year extended service agreement from RWE for the 90MW Rhyl Flats project in the Irish Sea.
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Vestas stays number one in BTM Navigant survey

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 10:33
WORLDWIDE: Vestas has held onto its position as the world's number one wind turbine supplier in the latest annual OEM research by BTM Navigant.
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GE acquires a 16MW project in UK

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 12:06
UK: SSE has sold GE its Langhope Rig project in southern Scotland for an undisclosed amount.
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Market Status: Austria - Reserve capacity rule slows development

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 11:38
GERMANY: Around 390MW of new capacity is due to be installed in land-locked Austria in 2015, slightly less than the 411MW commissioned in 2014, but a clear improvement on the 296MW of 2012 and 308MW of 2013. Austria's total wind fleet now stands at 2,095MW.
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Vestas wins 40MW deal in US

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 09:43
UNITED STATES: Vestas has secured an order for a 40MW project in the US from Quantum Utility Generation.
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Nordex wins 111MW South African order

Wed, 03/25/2015 - 16:09
SOUTH AFRICA: Nordex has won a contract to supply the turbines for a 111MW wind project in South Africa.
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Hitachi completes 5MW offshore prototype installation

Wed, 03/25/2015 - 11:52
JAPAN: Hitachi has completed the construction of its 5MW downwind offshore turbine at a coastal site near Kashima city in central Japan.
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Wind boosts Longyuan performance

Wed, 03/25/2015 - 10:33
CHINA: Longyuan Power group has posted strong results for 2014, with the wind business propping up the ailing coal division.
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Nexans picked for Belgium grid upgrade

Wed, 03/25/2015 - 10:01
BELGIUM: Elia, the Belgian transmission system operator (TSO), will use Nexans' EHV cables for its Stevin grid route, the 380kV upgrade of the grid between Zomergem and Zeebrugge.
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