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Denmark energy

Denmark to build new “energy islands” as part of sustainability plan

The Danish Parliament aims to reduce the country's CO2 emissions by 3.4 million tons, and establish two "energy islands" with a combined capacity of 5GW.
Siemens Gamesa UK

Siemens Gamesa wins “conditional” deal for UK’s 14GW Sofia wind farm

Siemens Gamesa has received a conditional order for 100 units of its new SG 14-222 DD offshore wind turbines for innogy’s 1.4 GW Sofia Offshore Wind Farm.
US offshore wind

The giant’s awake: US offshore wind to top 25GW says Wood...

The US offshore wind industry is set to power up over the coming decade. New research from Wood Mackenzie shows that as the sector ramps up from near-zero today, it could deliver as much as 25 gigawatts (GW) in 2029, capturing almost half of the US market for new wind power installations.
Latin America Wind

Mexico, Central America and Caribbean hit record wind capacity

Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean saw a record 1,830 megawatts (MW) of new wind power capacity installed across the region in 2019 – a 126% year-on-year increase in additions, according to new research from Wood Mackenzie.
Iberdrola acquisition

Acquisition makes Iberdrola South Australia’s biggest renewables player

By acquiring Infigen's seven wind farms, with a combined capacity of 670MW, and a wind and solar project portfolio of 1GW at various stages of development, the purchase makes the Spanish company the largest renewables owner-investor in South Australia in terms of installed capacity.
New Jersey wind

New Jersey’s $300 million offshore wind port could create 1500 jobs

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has announced plans to develop the New Jersey Wind Port, an infrastructure investment that will provide a location for essential staging, assembly, and manufacturing activities related to offshore wind projects on the East Coast.
new energy investment

SSE to spend £4 million daily on new energy projects

Scottish firm SSE plc has confirmed a £7 billion investment in major low-carbon construction projects over the next five years - equating to a daily spend of £4 million pounds.
Ørsted offshore wind

Ørsted hits 1,500 installed offshore wind turbine mark

Danish multinational power company Ørsted has announced the installation of 1,500 offshore wind turbines at its global projects, with the installation of the 25th turbines at its Dutch Borssele 1 & 2’s 8MW wind farm.
wind leasing

First round of wind leasing launched in Scottish waters in over...

Crown Estate Scotland has announced the launch of the first round of offshore wind leasing in Scottish waters for a decade.
UK wind power

First customer-owned wind farm in the UK announced

UK start-up Ripple Energy has launched the UK’s very first consumer-owned wind farm. Graig Fatha wind farm in South Wales will be owned...

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