Foresight Group powers up with double wind farm purchase

The infrastructure and private equity investment manager is now the owner of the 25MW Gruig facility and the 12.5MW Todmorden Moor site, located in Ballymena, Northern Ireland and West Yorkshire respectively

Aquila European Renewables Income Fund to buy 34.5MW Finnish wind farm

The 11-turbine facility qualifies for the Finnish feed-in tariff support scheme

Apple invests in three Chinese wind farms

The technology giant’s China Clean Energy Fund aims to help accelerate its journey to sustainability, along with its suppliers

Useful lifespan of wind farms increases to 30 years

A new report shows that for a project with a 30-year lifespan, the levelised cost of energy is around $33.5/MWh

Could digitalisation provide the wind sector with its biggest gust forward yet?

A new report published by DNV GL suggests it will, if only wind industries can overcome concerns around data sharing

Ørsted becomes first customer of world’s biggest offshore wind turbines

The firm will use GE’s new Haliade-X 12MW turbines to power its Skipjack and Ocean Wind projects based off the US coast

Dominion Energy proposes to build largest offshore wind farm in the US

The facility, which it plans to install off the coast of Virginia by 2026, would be made up of 220 turbines

Siemens Gamesa announces first nacelle assembly plant outside Europe

Its facility in Taiwan will enter construction in 2020 and aims to cater to the fast-growing Asia-Pacific offshore market

Wind and solar power ‘must expand eight-fold by 2030’

That’s according to DNV GL, which says this is vital to meeting the Paris Agreement

Siemens Gamesa selected for 95MW wind farm expansion in US

The move reinforces the wind giant’s partnership with MidAmerican Energy Company