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Statkraft und energy & meteo systems – First virtual power plant to integrate renewable power, storage and flexibility assets in the UK

18 Mar 2019 | London/Oldenburg (renewablepress) - Statkraft, Europe’s largest provider of market access services, and energy & meteo systems, a leading provider of forecasting services and virtual power plants are connecting intermittent wind and solar generation with battery storage capacity and flexible gas engines in one virtual power plant in UK. This will help integrating the increasing share of renewable power into the British energy market. “Our business model in the UK to producers of renewable power involves marketing renewable assets with maximum efficiency – for our partners, but also towards the power market. The idea is to match renewable power production with market demand within s... read more...

 
Nordex SE

The Nordex Group starts series production of turbines in the Delta4000 range

18 Mar 2019 | Hamburg (renewablepress) - Since mid-March the Nordex Group has been producing turbines from the Delta4000 range in series. The first N149/4.0-4.5 turbines being manufactured in Europe in continuous flow production are now leaving the production line in Rostock, Germany, for orders already in excess of 700 MW. In future this plant will handle the assembly of turbines from the Delta4000 series in a fully flexible sequence together with other turbine models. In order to ensure a smooth start to the series, the first N149 nacelles, hubs and drive trains have already successfully passed through the continuous flow production process optimised for this product series. "The start of ... read more...

 
Nordex SE

The Nordex Group wins projects totalling more than 108 MW in Greece

12 Mar 2019 | Hamburg (renewablepress) - The Nordex Group's new business continues on its upward trend. Now the wind turbine manufacturer has won new orders for wind farms from Greece. TERNA ENERGY SA has ordered a total of 36 machines of different models with a capacity of 108 MW. The orders also include a Premium Service contract covering five years with an option to extend for a further five. "We are delighted that TERNA ENERGY, the largest developer, operator & owner of renewable power plants in Greece, has opted for our turbine technology," says Patxi Landa, Chief Sales Officer of the Nordex Group. TERNA ENERGY Group’s total installed capacity currently accounts for 986 MW. The Group has in... read more...

 
juwi AG

Orion Minerals and juwi to Investigate Renewable Energy Supply for the Prieska Zinc Copper Project

07 Mar 2019 | Companies finalized collaboration agreement / Scope is to assess feasibility of establishing a solar and wind hybrid power plant / Results will inform power supply strategy for the Prieska Project and are in line with local government Integrated Development Plans Cape Town/Wörrstadt (renewablepress) - juwi Renewable Energies (Pty), the Cape Town based subsidiary of international project developer juwi AG, and Repli Trading No 27 (Pty), subsidiary of Orion Minerals Limited (ASX/JSE: ORN) entered a collaboration agreement to investigate renewable energy generation for the Prieska Zinc Copper Project. The primarily scope of the agreement signed on the 27th of February 2019 is to investiga... read more...

 
Nordex SE

Nordex receives orders from Luxembourg and Italy

06 Mar 2019 | Hamburg (renewablepress) - The Nordex Group has received its first order from Luxembourg, for a 23 MW project. The manufacturer will be supplying seven N131/3300 turbines for the "Wincrange" wind farm. The customer is PW34 S.a.r.l., a project development company based in Derenbach. In addition, the Nordex Group has concluded a Premium Service Agreement covering 20 years. Moderate IEC Class IIIa winds prevail at the site in the municipality of Wincrange, in the north of Luxembourg. The N131/3300 turbine is specifically designed for such low wind speeds. In spite of the high installed capacity, the sound power levels do not exceed 103 dB (A). Furthermore, the turbines are run in sound-opti... read more...

 
Deutsche WindGuard Consulting GmbH

Deutsche WindGuard Consulting accredited for calibrating nacelle lidar

04 Mar 2019 | Calibration laboratory for remote sensing devices completes accredited range of services Varel (renewablepress) - Deutsche WindGuard Consulting GmbH is now accredited according to DIN EN ISO/IEC 17025 for the calibration of nacelle mounted lidars. The calibration laboratory can now calibrate all kinds of wind remote sensing devices and completes its range of services in this department. Nacelle lidars have gained in importance in the last years – especially with regards to the verification of warranted power curves. “Measurements with nacelle lidars have the great advantage over classical power curve tests that there’s no need for the installation of a met mast”, explains Dr... read more...

 
Messe Düsseldorf GmbH

Flexible sector coupling accelerates energy system transformation in the transport sector

01 Mar 2019 | Düsseldorf (renewablepress) - At this year's ENERGY STORAGE EUROPE Conference, as well as at the parallel International Renewable Energy Storage Conference (IRES), flexible sector coupling will become the focus topic: innovative mobility solutions with power-to-gas technologies, storage technologies for efficient charging infrastructures and cross-sector thermal storage solutions are exemplary keynote matters. Energy storage systems of growing importance to the grid The importance of the system-supportive use of energy storage systems continues to grow. Storage applications optimize supply security and enable decarbonisation of the energy system. With the help of energy storage sy... read more...

 
Messe Düsseldorf GmbH

Storage in the metal industry: World's leading trade fairs for metallurgy and foundry technology cooperate with ENERGY STORAGE EUROPE

21 Feb 2019 | - Bright World of Metals fair quartet attracts 78,000 visitors - Thermal storage for waste heat recovery is on the rise - Free short presentations for metal-producing and metal-processing companies Düsseldorf (renewablepress) - Energy is a major cost factor for companies that produce and process metals. These manufacturing processes account for approximately a quarter of total industrial energy consumption in Germany. For companies in these industries, it is essential to reduce energy costs and at the same time ensure security of supply in production. Electrical energy storage systems can assume central functions, because they cut peak loads and increase electrical energy quality, whil... read more...

 
Nordex SE

Nordex Group: Preliminary figures for 2018 confirm guidance

21 Feb 2019 | - Consolidated sales of EUR 2.46 billion reached - EBITDA margin of 4.1 percent - Working capital ratio improves significantly year-on-year from 5.3 percent to minus 3.8 percent - Order intake in 2018 increased by 73 percent to 4.75 GW Hamburg (renewablepress) - The Nordex Group (ISIN: DE000A0D6554) today presented preliminary figures for financial year 2018. According to these figures, the company generated consolidated sales of EUR 2.46 billion (previous year: EUR 3.08 billion), which is within the guidance corridor of EUR 2.4 to 2.6 billion. Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) amounted to EUR 101.7 million (previous year: EUR 200.7 million... read more...

 
Nordex SE

Nordex Group enters Ukraine market with a 133 MW order

13 Feb 2019 | Hamburg (renewablepress) - The Nordex Group has succeeded in entering the Ukrainian market with a major order for 133 MW. By the end of this year, the manufacturer will install 34 turbines from the N131/3900 series for the construction of the first phase of the "Syvash" wind farm. According to plans, and once completed, the wind farm will total 250 MW. Nordex contract partner is Powerchina Ltd., which will build the wind farm for the local project company SyvashEnergoProm, a joint venture comprising the Norwegian project developer NBT AS and Total Eren, a leading French based renewable energy IPP. "This order marks the perfect entry into the Ukrainian market. We are looking forward to co... read more...