Author: Francesco

CORROSION and ProCon today announced a new strategic partnership to enhance their Impressed Current Cathodic Protection (ICCP) system offering to customers around the world

By teaming up, CORROSION and ProCon will be able to better serve customers through a larger combined network of local offices to offer local content and local know-how, together with providing more detailed technical information about their ICCP systems. “CORROSION is delighted to announce that it is partnering with ProCon,” said Niels Ros, Manager Offshore… Read more »

Contract signing at WindEurope Electric City 2021 as wind Lidar heads to the Adriatic to support a low carbon development strategy for gas platforms

A confidential owner of oil and gas platforms in the North Adriatic Concession area has contracted renewable energy consultancy Megajoule to install multiple wind Lidars as part of the company’s Low Carbon Development Strategy.   The offshore industry standard Lidar ZX 300M will be deployed to begin taking measurements up to 300m from their installed… Read more »

Plug in here and play offshore with Ports of Normandy!

Active in every aspect of the industry (production, logistics, maintenance), Ports of Normandy’s three sites – Caen-Ouistreham, Cherbourg and Dieppe – have the broadest geographic reach on the coast of France. They feature some of the most efficient port facilities and are currently creating almost 1000 direct jobs. On the occasion of the Wind Europe… Read more »

Ingeteam celebrates 10 Years of Production in Milwaukee, WI

Since opening the production plant ten years ago, Ingeteam has manufactured in Milwaukee more than 3,000 Indar wind generators. Ingeteam has surpassed the 2GW figure of solar inverters supplied to the US. Ingeteam. Milwaukee, WI. November 23rd, 2021. Ingeteam is celebrating the ten-year anniversary of the completion of its US offices and production plant, located… Read more »

Hanwha Solutions makes $160.47 million investment in REC Silicon to secure low-carbon polysilicon in US

Hanwha Solutions Corporation, which operates complete energy solutions provider Q CELLS, agrees to purchase 16.67% stake in REC Silicon ASA for $160.47 million. This investment aims to secure the supply of key photovoltaic raw materials to meet growing US consumer demand for domestically manufactured products. Additional investments are expected once US Congress passes the SEMA… Read more »

Composite materials set to enable the next generation of wind turbines with Joule Challenge project launch

A flagship £5m, 20-month programme, funded by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) through its Net Zero Innovation Portfolio (NZIP) will set out a detailed roadmap for incorporating radically new composite-based components in the next-generation of offshore wind turbines. Developing a manufacturing capability for the large components integral to next-generation turbines is… Read more »

Strategic Power Projects announce progress with grid connection for new Solar & Battery storage project in Louth

Embargo 00.01 Monday 22 November 2021 Eirgrid and ESB have published the list of renewable energy projects which will receive grid connection offers through the ECP 2.2 process.  Strategic Power Projects, a leading Irish renewables developer, is delighted to have confirmation that it will receive a grid connection offer to develop a 185MW hybrid solar… Read more »

World’s first inline Active Heave Compensator successfully tested by Seaqualize, together with Van Oord

In no less than 62 hours of rigorous offshore testing, tech scale-up Seaqualize successfully completed offshore trials for its inline Active Heave Compensator (iAHC), the ‘Delta600’. Together with testing partners Van Oord and nautical research institute MARIN, the offshore lifting tool was tested for fixed-to-floating, floating-to-fixed and floating-to-floating transfers of 300mT loads. The Delta600 is… Read more »

Jan De Nul and LS Cable & System complete, on behalf of TenneT, first 90 km of submarine power cables for the Hollandse Kust (noord) and (west Alpha) wind farms

LS Cable & System and Jan De Nul Group announce the completion of the first lot of submarine power cables for TenneT’s offshore projects Hollandse Kust (noord) and (west Alpha) in the Netherlands. Jan De Nul’s cable laying vessel Isaac Newton will load the 220 kV AC cables from LS Cable’s factory in Donghae, South… Read more »

Ingeteam to showcase its latest onshore and offshore wind power technologies at WindEurope Electric City 2021

Ingeteam, the global specialist in wind energy drivetrain technology, will participate at WindEurope’s Electric City 2021Exhibition & Conference, a key global trade event for companies operating in the wind energy industry. The focus of this year’s event will be “Building a clean economy” in line with Fit for 55, the EU’s commitment to cut greenhouse… Read more »

Development of the Caen-Ouistreham outport

Construction is beginning on the future Calvados Offshore Windfarm operations and maintenance base Ouistreham, 18 November 2021 – Construction has just begun on the Calvados Offshore Windfarm operations and maintenance base on the Port of Caen-Ouistreham. This operations and maintenance base is to be the workplace of some one hundred people from 2023. The works… Read more »

Global scale initiative. HeliOIS and DHSS to join forces taking the offshore aviation service to the next level.


HeliOIS and DHSS are now joining forces to become a one-stop-shop provider of offshore aviation services to support the entire offshore energy industry. HeliOIS is a full-scope service provider of tailored aviation solutions for the Offshore Energy, with Subject Matter Experts representing more than 20 years of experience in the industry. The company offers full… Read more »

Global scale initiative. HeliOIS and DHSS to join forces taking the offshore aviation service to the next level

HeliOIS and DHSS are now joining forces to become a one-stop-shop provider of offshore aviation services to support the entire offshore energy industry. HeliOIS is a full-scope service provider of tailored aviation solutions for the Offshore Energy, with Subject Matter Experts representing more than 20 years of experience in the industry. The company offers full… Read more »

WBD helps Anaergia secure €100 million funding for energy from waste projects in Italy

Law firm Womble Bond Dickinson (WBD) has advised Anaergia, a global leader in the production of clean energy, fertilizer, and recycled water from virtually any waste stream, on its €100 million junior loan note funding programme with Arjun Infrastructure Partners, a leading independent European infrastructure asset manager. The funding will support Anaergia’s development of between… Read more »

REC TwinPeak 4 Series certified as a Low Carbon Footprint solar panel by CERTISOLIS

The latest-generation of the popular REC TwinPeak solar panel is now CERTISOLIS-certified for CRE4 and PPE2 tenders as well as for rooftop installations between 100 and 500 kWp in France. Munich, Germany, November 17, 2021 – REC Group, an international pioneering solar energy company headquartered in Norway, announces that the fourth generation of its multiple… Read more »

CRP Subsea expands with new renewables manufacturing facility

CRP Subsea has made a large-scale investment in a new manufacturing facility to support their transition from primarily oil & gas into the renewables market. The purpose-built manufacturing facility includes a state-of-the-art semi-automated production line for the NjordGuard cable protection system used in offshore wind farms.   The new facility enables CRP Subsea to significantly… Read more »

Clir Renewables named one of Canada’s Companies-to-Watch in Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50™ program

Vancouver, November 17, 2021 — Clir Renewables, the leading provider of performance optimization software for wind and solar projects, announced that they have won a Companies-to-Watch award from Deloitte. The award spotlights emerging companies that exhibit strong growth and show potential to be a future candidate of the Technology Fast 50 award. Clir’s CEO, Gareth… Read more »

Natural Power achieves Carbon Neutral Plus status

Leading renewable energy consultancy and service provider, Natural Power, has achieved ‘Carbon Neutral Plus’ certification – delivering on its commitment to the environment. Stephen Trotter, Managing Director at Natural Power, said: “With all eyes on Glasgow as the world’s leaders meet for COP26, there’s never been more focus on what governments, companies and people must… Read more »

Nordex Group receives order for 68.4 MW in Turkey from Enerjisa Üretim

Hamburg, 16 November 2021. The Nordex Group continues to strengthen its position in Turkey: Enerjisa Üretim – the largest independent power plant operator in Turkey – has commissioned the Nordex Group to supply and install twelve N163/5.X turbines for the 68.4 MW Erciyes wind farm. The contract also includes a Premium Service contract for maintenance… Read more »

EconPol Europe: Fiscal Policy Measures Saved at Least 200,000 Jobs during the Covid-19 Crisis in Austria

Fiscal policy measures aimed at mitigating the economic impact of the Covid-19 lockdown measures in Austria led to higher employment by about 200,000 persons in 2020 and by about 41,000 persons in 2021. This is a key result of a large-scale macroeconomic simulation study carried out by EconPol Europe. Out of the 200,000 persons who… Read more »

Nordex Group confirms preliminary figures

Sales of just under EUR 4.0 billion generated in the first nine months of 2021 EBITDA margin of 2.5 percent Installations grow by 46 percent to 4.9 GW in the first nine months of 2021 Order book consistently strong at EUR 8.0 billion Hamburg, 15 November 2021. The Nordex Group (ISIN: DE000A0D6554) today confirmed its… Read more »

Qinghai’s Green New Look

As the world’s largest renewable energy base gradually took shape in Gonghe County of the Hainan Prefecture in Qinghai, China, the locals began to say that Qinghai now boasts three seas: Qinghai Lake, Longyangxia lake, and the PV Sea. This is all due to Huanghe Hydropower Development Co., Ltd. (Huanghe Company), a Chinese state-owned utility… Read more »

Natural Power expands offshore team with three key senior appointments

In response to market opportunities, the leading renewable energy consultancy and service provider, Natural Power, has made three new senior appointments in its offshore planning team. Nancy James joins as Associate Technical Director – Offshore Permitting; Rich Morris, as Associate Technical Director; and Iain Corrigan, as Advisory Lead – Offshore Wind. Rick Campbell, Head of… Read more »

Global Wind Industry Continues To Look To Future With Optimism

Hamburg, 11 November 2021 – The eighth edition of the WindEnergy trend:index continues to draw an optimistic picture of the mood in the international wind industry. Assessments of the market situation are similar across nearly all regions of the world: the current situation is still seen as positive, if with some slightly lower values compared… Read more »

PUB POWERS LANDMARK FLOATING SOLAR PROJECTS ON BEDOK & SELETAR RESERVOIRS USING FIMER’S STATE-OF-THE-ART INVERTERS

BBR Greentech, one of Singapore’s leading EPCs, was appointed by PUB, Singapore’s national water agency, to commission the Island’s two most recent floating solar PV systems of 1.5 megawatt (MW) each at Bedok & Seletar Reservoirs. The projects – which also saw technologies from leading global renewable equipment supplier, FIMER installed – are set to… Read more »

Wight Shipyard Co awarded Queen’s Award for Enterprise for 
International Trade

East Cowes shipbuilder recognised for export and competing effectively on the international stage Cowes, November 2021: The Wight Shipyard Co have today been formally presented with a Queen’s Award for Enterprise for International Trade by Mrs Susie Sheldon JP, Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of the Isle of Wight in a ceremony at the thriving shipyard in… Read more »

Second Offshore Wind Launch Academy to support technology trailblazers

Applications are now open for UK innovators to join the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult’s industry-backed national technology accelerator programme, designed to support the commercialisation of new technologies that will enhance the UK’s offshore wind supply chain, enabling greater UK content, whilst supporting cost reduction. Applications to join the second cohort of the National Launch Academy opened today (Monday 15th November). The Launch Academy initiative focuses on near-to-market solutions and is supported by nine industrial and business support specialists including ScottishPower Renewables (SPR), bp, Barclays Eagle Labs, investment body Green Angel… Read more »

Delta Participates in Official Side Event of COP26 Glasgow with its ‘Sustainable Conservation, Nurturing Life’ Concept

TAIPEI, November 8, 2021 – Delta, a global provider of smart energy-saving solutions, today participated in the U.N. Climate Change Conference (COP26) Glasgow through the Delta Electronics Foundation by hosting an official side event with Virginia Tech, U.N. Habitat, Technical University of Berlin and ICLEI (Local Governments for Sustainability). At the event, Delta shared its… Read more »

GCUBE UNVEILS SMART RENEWABLE ENERGY INSURANCE -POWERED BY CLIR

Renewable energy underwriter harnesses data analysis and benchmarking from wind and solar asset optimisation business to drive down insurance premiums Newport Beach, 10th November – GCube, the leading underwriter for renewable energy projects, has today launched a new, smarter, data-powered insurance offering. The service, supported by Clir, a company dedicated to maximizing project returns from… Read more »

AceOn and MCS join forces to shine at Solar and Storage Live

Leading battery and energy storage specialist AceOn will take the wraps off a major new product at a leading exhibition next month – and also strengthen its links with a national standards organisation. The AceOn Group will showcase its new AceOn2.6 residential energy storage battery at Solar and Storage Live at Birmingham’s NEC ahead of… Read more »

UK Department for Transport and offshore wind industry launch initiative to decarbonise North Sea maritime operations

The UK Department for Transport and the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult have unveiled the Department’s ‘Operation Zero’, which aims to accelerate the decarbonisation of offshore wind operations and maintenance (O&M) vessels working in the North Sea’s offshore wind farms. At an event as part of COP26 in Glasgow, Maritime Minister Robert Courts announced the… Read more »

Natural Power supports Apollo Funds’ $824 million renewable energy investment

Leading renewable energy consultancy and service provider, Natural Power, has provided technical due diligence support to Apollo Funds for its $824 million investment to support NextEra Energy Partners’ acquisition of a 50% Interest in a 2.5 GW renewable energy portfolio. The operational portfolio includes 13 utility-scale wind and solar assets, three of which feature battery… Read more »

Quest for predictable costs drives uptake of ABB Turbocharging service agreement

BADEN, SWITZERLAND, NOVEMBER 10, 2021 Quest for predictable costs drives uptake of ABB Turbocharging service agreement Turbo LifecycleCare full-scope service agreement, offering fixed price per running hour, passes 50th customer milestone More than 700 turbochargers with a total lifecycle of 30 million running hours are now maintained under Turbo LifecycleCare service agreements Rapid progress in four… Read more »

EDF and JPMorgan Chase collaborate to power the firm’s UK operations with 100 percent renewable energy in real time

JPMorgan Chase and EDF, Britain’s biggest generator of zero-carbon electricity, announced today a collaboration to help power JPMorgan Chase’s UK offices with 100 percent renewable electricity in support of its commitment to carbon neutrality in its operations. As part of this effort, JPMorgan Chase’s electricity consumption will be matched to renewable generation on a 24/7… Read more »

EEW Becomes Sweden’s Largest Solar PV Developer

290MW of advanced-stage developments to address southern Sweden’s energy issues EEW, a leading developer of utility-scale solar energy projects, announces it now has 290MW of solar power projects at the advanced development stage in Sweden, making it the country’s largest solar power developer. As well as the 290MW (seven sites) at the advanced-stage from its… Read more »