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Nordex SE

Nordex Group posts order intake of 1.0 gigawatts in Q1 2019

17 Apr 2019 | Hamburg (renewablepress) - The Nordex Group today announced that it recorded continued strong demand for its wind turbine systems in the first three months of 2019, with customers ordering turbines generating a total output of 1,035 megawatts (MW) for wind farms in 13 countries. The latest Delta4000 series accounts for more than 35 percent of the turbines ordered. In addition to the major projects previously announced and other smaller and medium-sized projects, particularly in Germany and France, the Nordex Group received an order from a regular customer at the end of March for the supply of a 198 MW wind farm in Latin America. Europe accounts for 41 percent of the total order volume in ... read more...

 
Energynautics GmbH

4th Hybrid Power Systems Workshop in Crete: International exchange of hands-on experience on Isolated Power Systems, Micro-Grids and Hybrid Power Systems

10 Apr 2019 | Several case studies from Greek Islands: Islands as major factor for reaching Greek renewable energy goals Darmstadt (renewablepress) - In the past years, Greece nearly doubled its share from renewable energy sources and thus is expected to reach their initial 18% goal set for 2020 (Eurostat, 2019). In line with this development, the Greek Islands play an essential role in the efforts of the Government to reach the new EU renewable energy goals for 2030. With notable projects e.g. on Kythnos for solar, wind and micro-grids and on Tilos for wind, solar with storage, Greece has long been on the forefront of RE grid integration in Europe. The recently concluded Smart Island Project, for i... read more...

 
Nordex SE

Nordex Group wins another major order for 157.5 MW with N149 turbine

02 Apr 2019 | - 35 turbines of the Delta4000 series for Australia Hamburg (renewablepress) - The Nordex Group's new business with its latest turbine, the N149/4.0-4.5 for medium and light-wind sites, continues to boom. The manufacturer has been awarded a contract to supply and install 35 wind turbines for the Mortlake South Wind Farm project located in the state of Victoria in the south-east of Australia for its customer Acciona Energy Australia. The order was placed in the first quarter of 2019. "In addition to our successful sales in Europe, we are now increasingly meeting with significant interest in the N149 turbine in other international sales regions, like recently in Argentina and now in Au... read more...

 
wpd AG

Expansion of the Management Board of wpd AG

01 Apr 2019 | - Björn Nullmeyer appointed as member of the Management Board - Bremen (renewablepress) - The Supervisory Board of wpd AG has appointed Björn Nullmeyer as a new member of the Management Board effective April 1st. He will be responsible for the financing division. The expansion of the Management Board from three to four members reflects the strong growth of the onshore wind, offshore wind and solar business units. This applies to the existing European, American and Asian core markets as well as to the expansion of business activities, especially in Japan and South Korea. Prior to joining wpd in 2017, Nullmeyer worked for Bremer Landesbank for many years, most recently as a member of t... read more...

 
CEE Management GmbH

CEE Group Completes Acquisition of Two Wind Farms From DunoAir

01 Apr 2019 | Hamburg (renewablepress) - CEE Group, the Hamburg-based renewable asset manager and DunoAir, an experienced wind energy project development company based in The Netherlands, announced today that that CEE has expanded its portfolio with the acquisition of two wind farms in Hesse (Hessen) and Rhineland-Palatinate (Rheinland-Pfalz) in Germany from DunoAir. The acquisition increases the rated capacity of its wind portfolio to 370 megawatts (MW). The wind farm in Kuhbett, Hesse, consists of four Enercon E-115 turbines and has a total capacity of 12 MW. Kappel-Faas wind farm in the Rhineland-Palatinate consists of two E-82 E2 turbines (2.3 MW each). CEE Operations GmbH will be responsible fo... read more...

 
Nordex SE

Nordex Group receives big-ticket contract for Delta4000 Turbines in Argentina

01 Apr 2019 | - Power producer orders 38 turbines with a combined capacity of 166 MW Hamburg (renewablepress) - The Nordex Group has received a major order from Argentina at the end of March. For the first time, the Group is supplying turbines from its Delta4000 series to an overseas destination. The pooled project is “Chubut Norte II, III & IV”. Moreover, the Group will be providing multi-year service for the wind farm. The contract for the “Chubut Norte II, III & IV” wind farm has been awarded by the leading renewable energy Independent Power Producer (IPP) company in Argentina, Genneia, for which the Nordex Group is currently installing the Argentinean Pomona I & II projects (113,1 MW)... read more...

 
Deutsche Windtechnik AG

Dismantling concepts for old wind turbines are becoming safer and more efficient – the lattice mast of a Vestas V47 at the Blender wind farm has been blasted

29 Mar 2019 | Bremen (renewablepress) - On the afternoon of March 27, 2019, a lattice mast was destroyed by controlled blasting at the Blender wind farm. The 76-metre high tower had been the supporting component of a Vestas V47 (660 kW) wind turbine for 18 years. It was dismantled as part of a larger repowering project and subsequently replaced with newer, more efficient turbines. The blasting was carried out by the leading independent service provider Deutsche Windtechnik in cooperation with experts from Thüringer Sprenggesellschaft. A compilation of the blast is available at: https://youtu.be/YABIxCtnINM "There is no standard procedure for dismantling old systems. We individually analyse each old tu... read more...

 
ProfEC Ventus GmbH

ProfEC Ventus expands portfolio by further remote sensing devices for accredited wind measurement campaigns according to MEASNET, IEC und FGW

27 Mar 2019 | As a Vaisala TIER 3 service partner, ProfEC Ventus now also carries out maintenance and repairs of several RSD devices. RSD validation, full maintenance concepts, leasing or renting - now available online! Oldenburg (renewablepress) - ProfEC Ventus GmbH from Oldenburg has expanded its portfolio of hardware and services offered in the „One Stop Wind Shop“ (shop for wind measurement technology, wind measurement masts, remote sensing devices and accredited services) by a wide range of remote sensing services and devices like SODAR and LIDAR. At https://shop.profec-ventus.com in the category RSD, customers can now find a wide selection of RSD products, for example proven models of... read more...

 
Nordex SE

Entering the 5 MW class: Nordex Group announces new N149/5.X turbine

26 Mar 2019 | Powerful addition to the Delta4000 series presented in 2017 Hamburg (renewablepress) - The Nordex Group is extending its product portfolio with a multi-megawatt machine in the 5 MW class. After the N149/4.0-4.5 and the N133/4.8, the new N149/5.X is the third turbine type in the Delta4000 series. The N149/5.X is designed for moderate and light-wind areas and can also perform optimally at sites with complex requirements. Apart from the classic core markets in Europe, the target markets for the N149/5.X also cover global growth regions such as South Africa, Australia and South America. The N149/5.X is designed for maximum flexibility and can be operated in different modes in the 5 ... read more...

 
Nordex SE

Nordex Group expects considerable sales growth in 2019

26 Mar 2019 | - Turbine order book rises to EUR 3.9 billion - Guidance for 2019: sales of EUR 3.2 to 3.5 billion and an EBITDA margin of between 3.0 and 5.0 percent - Group meets 2018 guidance, free cash flow at EUR 44.0 million - Nordex enters the 5MW class - Third Sustainability Report published Hamburg (renewablepress) - The Nordex Group (ISIN: DE000A0D6554) began the new year with a well-filled order book and thus expects considerable sales growth, according to the 2019 guidance announced today. The order book for new wind turbines (Projects segment) totaled EUR 3.9 billion at the end of 2018 (31 December 2017: EUR 1.7 billion). With the annual financial statements presented today, the compa... read more...