Fortum to Partner in One of Europe’s Biggest Onshore Wind Farm Projects with 40% Holding

Fortum has made a decision to acquire a 40% stake in the Blaiken wind power project while the remaining 60% is held by the Swedish energy company Skellefteå Kraft. The joint venture, Blaiken Vind AB, is planning to start construction of the wind farm in the Blaik.. more

Vestas Receives Order for 40 MW in India

Vestas has received an order for 24 units of the V82-1.65 MW wind turbine for the Phase 1 of the Harpanahalli Wind Farm project in the State of Karnataka, South India. The contract comprises supply and commissioning of the turbines, a VestasOnline® Business.. more

ADDING MULTIMEDIA Farming the Wind near the Oregon Trail

Transforming arid farmland into land yielding clean power and jobs, Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter joined executives of GE (NYSE: GE) and its partners to celebrate the start of construction of the state’s largest wind power project, 8 miles from the Oreg.. more

ABB Transformers to Support China’s Highest Voltage Wind Farm Substation

ABB, the power and automation technology group will design, supply and install all six main transformers for the 500 kilovolt (kV) Tongyu substation under construction in the Jilin province of north-eastern China. Tongyu will be the highest voltage substation in the coun.. more

Vestas Has Received Two Orders Totaling 74 MW Comprising 37 V90-2.0 MW Wind Turbines

Vestas, the world leader in wind energy, has received two orders totaling 74 MW comprising 37 V90-2.0 MW wind turbines from a major Chinese independent power producer. Vestas and the customer already have a track record in this coastal region of the Shandong province. A.. more

$1 Billion Wind Farm in Victoria’s South West will be Biggest in Southern Hemisphere

AGL Energy Limited (AGL) and Meridian Energy (Meridian) announced they have entered binding contracts to construct a 420 MW wind farm at Macarthur in Victoria’s south west at a total capital cost of $1 billion. On completion in early 2013, the Macarthur .. more

Vestas Lands Order for the Largest Wind Power Project in Australia

This morning in Melbourne, Vestas CEO Ditlev Engel signed a contract for the delivery of 140 V112-3.0 MW turbines for key account customers AGL Energy Limited and Meridian’s 420 MW Macarthur project, located in Australia. The Macarthur Wind Farm wi.. more