Vattenfall to spend €200m on Dutch wind project

Vattenfall is to invest more than €200 million (£177m) in an onshore wind project in the Netherlands. The Swedish firm plans to repower and expand the Wieringermeer wind farm, replacing older wind mills with the latest technology, to a capacity of 180MW by 2019. It has also bought the adjacent wind farm extension, with an […]

Wind firm REpower to blow away 750 jobs

Wind turbine maker REpower is likely to ditch 750 jobs in a bid to slash costs by €100million. The head of German manufacturer said potential job cuts were “a painful but necessary development.” Andreas Nauen, CEO of REpower Systems which is part of the Suzlon Group said: “We plan to keep compulsory redundancies to a […]