Siemens hands out multi-million pound contracts for Moray East windfarm

Siemens hands out multi-million pound contracts for Moray East windfarm

Siemens has awarded multi-million pound contracts with a series of UK firms for the development of the Moray East windfarm. Anwer Amara-Korba, project director at Moray East for Siemens Transmission and Distribution, said: “We are delighted to have appointed a number of our subcontractors to deliver Moray East.

Most Read in June: Siemens Gamesa’s ETES, Montenegro goes coal-free for 10 days, EC Albania report

Most Read in June: Siemens Gamesa’s ETES, Montenegro goes coal-free for 10 days, EC Albania report

Most Read in June: Siemens Gamesa’s ETES, Montenegro goes coal-free for 10 days, EC Albania report. Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has put into operation the world’s first electrothermal energy storage system (ETES), which makes it possible to store large quantities of energy cost-effectively, decoupling electricity generation and use.

Vestas retakes turbine top spot from Siemens Gamesa

Vestas retakes turbine top spot from Siemens Gamesa

It claimed that although China installs a large number of turbines each year, they are installed “almost exclusively in China”. It added that only a small number of firms install outside of China.

Siemens Sees a Future for Electric Trucks Powered by Overhead Lines

Siemens Sees a Future for Electric Trucks Powered by Overhead Lines

GTM: Does Siemens view the eHighway/overhead line hybrid trucks technology as a replacement for, or complementary to, all-electric heavy-duty trucks powered by batteries alone?

Germany is opening its first electric highway for trucks

Germany is opening its first electric highway for trucks

Developed by Siemens (SIEGY), the system allows big rigs with special equipment mounted on their roofs to connect to electrified lines while traveling at speeds of up to 90 kilometers per hour (56 miles per hour).The trucks run on electric motors when connected to the overhead lines, and a hybrid system when they return to a traditional road.

Siemens to Spin Off Gas and Power Division, Merge it With Wind Turbine Supplier SGRE

Siemens to Spin Off Gas and Power Division, Merge it With Wind Turbine Supplier SGRE

Siemens will spin off its struggling energy division and merge it with separately listed wind turbine supplier Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE), creating a new multi-technology global energy powerhouse.

The ten biggest projects in European offshore wind powe

The ten biggest projects in European offshore wind powe

This £2.5bn ($3.3bn) project in the UK North Sea received a contract for difference (CfD) back in February 2015 at a strike price of £119.89/MWh. Owner Iberdrola and developer ScottishPower Renewables (a unit of Iberdrola) have begun construction about 73km off the east coast of England and will install 102 7MW Siemens Gamesa SWT-7.0-154 turbines, with completion expected next year.

The Challenging Path Forward for Western Turbine OEMs in China

The Challenging Path Forward for Western Turbine OEMs in China

News came recently that three western wind turbine manufacturers, namely GE, Siemens Gamesa and Vestas, failed to take a single bite of the 6-gigawatt auction for wind power in Ulanqab, Inner Mongolia. Western turbine OEMs in the Chinese market are faced with growing challenges, according to new research from Wood Mackenzie Power and Renewables.

GE Cedes 1GW of French Offshore Wind Projects to Siemens Gamesa

GE Cedes 1GW of French Offshore Wind Projects to Siemens Gamesa

GE’s withdrawal from the last two EMF projects could hand Siemens Gamesa almost a gigawatt of turbine sales if the smallest plant, the 450-megawatt Courseulles-sur-Mer wind farm, is the first to clear legal hurdles.

Siemens Gamesa is on track with the new SG 10.0-193 DD wind turbine for the world’s first zero subsidy offshore wind farm

Siemens Gamesa is on track with the new SG 10.0-193 DD wind turbine for the world’s first zero subsidy offshore wind farm

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) and Vattenfall are collaborating to realize the supply of wind turbines at these offshore wind power plants being developed in Dutch waters. Siemens Gamesa is in final negotiations to be awarded the contract for the SG 10.0-193 DD offshore wind turbines for the HKZ 1&2 project.

The Path Forward for Senvion

The Path Forward for Senvion

Senvion had fallen behind its peers in the offshore sector as a host of 6+ MW turbines from Siemens, Vestas and Alstom had hit the market with those same companies already concocting plans for the current generation of 8+ megawatt units.

HVDC Line Could Carry Iowa's Wind Energy to Eastern Markets

HVDC Line Could Carry Iowa's Wind Energy to Eastern Markets

A group that includes a unit of Siemens has acquired a planned project to build a nearly 350-mile-long, 2,100 megawatt (MW), high voltage direct current (HVDC) electric transmission line to link wind energy resources in Iowa with demand load centers in the eastern U.S.The 525 kilovolt (kv) project would cost around $2.5 billion and could enter service by 2024.

Siemens Buys Transmission Line to Take Iowa Wind to the Eastern Grid

Siemens Buys Transmission Line to Take Iowa Wind to the Eastern Grid

"It is expensive, but that might be one of the only ways you can get big transmission projects done in the U.S. any more," Schauer said of the underground approach.

Siemens, EPBiH sign contracts worth EUR 69 million for Podveležje wind farm

Siemens, EPBiH sign contracts worth EUR 69 million for Podveležje wind farm

Siemens, EPBiH sign contracts worth EUR 69 million for Podveležje wind farm Photo: EPBiH State power utility Elektroprivreda BiH (EPBiH) and a consortium led by Croatia-based Siemens Gamesa have signed two agreements, worth some EUR 69 million, on the construction and five-year maintenance of 15 wind turbines at the Podveležje wind farm, with a total installed capacity of 48 MW, according to a statement from EPBiH.

Siemens to Supply Motors for Eviation’s All-Electric Airplanes

Siemens to Supply Motors for Eviation’s All-Electric Airplanes

Israeli startup Eviation Aircraft and Siemens announced yesterday they will jointly develop propulsion systems for the Alice, Eviation’s nine-passenger all-electric regional commuter plane. Siemens will supply low-weight, high-power electric motors for the plane, which will conduct its first test flight later this year at Eviation’s U.S. headquarters in Prescott, Arizona.

Vestas extends lead as big four dominate wind turbine manufacturing in 2018

Vestas extends lead as big four dominate wind turbine manufacturing in 2018

The focus of BNEF’s new figures, however, was the increasingly centralised role being played by the top four wind turbine manufacturers – Denmark’s Vestas, China’s Goldwind, the United States’ GE Renewable Energry, and Spain’s Siemens Gamesa.

Siemens, Gamesa launches 10 MW offshore wind turbine

Siemens, Gamesa launches 10 MW offshore wind turbine

wind Germany Siemens, Gamesa launches 10 MW offshore wind turbine Robin Whitlock The 10 MW rating has been achieved through the incorporation of a larger diameter generator, building on the SGRE Direct Drive Generator technology.

Scottish ROV firm wins seven-figure Moray East Windfarm deal

Scottish ROV firm wins seven-figure Moray East Windfarm deal

A Scottish-headquartered remotely operated vehicle (ROV) firm has announced a seven-figure deal with the Moray East Offshore Windfarm project. The 950 megawatt (MW) Moray East Offshore Windfarm confirmed a number of multi-million pound contracts with Siemens, Boskalis and MHI Vestas.

Siemens Gamesa Looks to Cut Offshore Wind Foundation Costs by 30%

Siemens Gamesa Looks to Cut Offshore Wind Foundation Costs by 30%

The turbine maker said it was working with Aalborg University of Copenhagen, Denmark, on a five-year offshore wind cost reduction project called i4Offshore, which is being funded by the European Union to the tune of €20 million (USD $23 million).

UAE firm handed £160m Moray East fabrication deal

UAE firm handed £160m Moray East fabrication deal

The 950 megawatt (MW) Moray East Offshore Windfarm confirmed a number of multi-million pound contracts with Siemens, Boskalis and MHI Vestas. Moray East Offshore Windfarm added that it will also generate power at almost two-thirds less than the cost of current UK wind farms.

Moray East Windfarm announces £2.6bn project investment amid clutch of deals

Moray East Windfarm announces £2.6bn project investment amid clutch of deals

The 950 megawatt (MW) Moray East Offshore Windfarm today stated its intention to compete with the largest developments in the UK as Siemens, Boskalis and MHI Vestas all revealed multi-million pound contracts.

Siemens to deliver Australia’s first solar farm synchronous condenser

Siemens to deliver Australia’s first solar farm synchronous condenser

Speaking on the contract win, Andrew Theodore, the head of Siemens’ Energy Management division in the region said, “About 30% of the country’s energy generation capacity comes through Siemens technology and we’re proud to secure the contract to design and develop Australia’s first synchronous condenser being installed at a solar farm to support the growing renewables energy sector.”

Siemens Gamesa Named Preferred Supplier for Ørsted’s 900 MW Offshore Wind Project in Taiwan

Siemens Gamesa Named Preferred Supplier for Ørsted’s 900 MW Offshore Wind Project in Taiwan

Madrid, Spain - Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) was named preferred supplier by customer Ørsted for their 900 MW Greater Changhua offshore wind power projects in Taiwan.

Siemens Gamesa Enters Russia With its First Order for 90 MW Enel Wind Farm

Siemens Gamesa Enters Russia With its First Order for 90 MW Enel Wind Farm

This is also the first order for Siemens Gamesa in the country and belongs to the preliminary agreement signed with Enel in 2017 for the supply of 291 MW at two wind farms in Russia.

Siemens Puts Landfill Gas-to-Energy Project in Operation

Siemens Puts Landfill Gas-to-Energy Project in Operation

Houston, USA - Siemens and Southern Idaho Solid Waste (SISW) announced the successful commissioning of two SGE-56HM gas engines that are providing environmentally friendly electrical power for a landfill gas-to-energy project at the Milner Butte Landfill in Burley, Idaho.

Siemens Gamesa Awards First Two Offshore-Contracts from Taiwan

Siemens Gamesa Awards First Two Offshore-Contracts from Taiwan

Secondly, the newly-formed partnership between CS Wind and Chin Fong will supply 100%-localized towers to meet the localization requirement on wpd’s Yunlin offshore wind power project in 2021. Siemens Gamesa also signed a supply contract for local towers from CS Wind and its partner Chin Fong.

Siemens Gamesa Has Been Mandated to Supply 233 MW at Eight Wind Farms

Siemens Gamesa Has Been Mandated to Supply 233 MW at Eight Wind Farms

In addition, Siemens Gamesa has been contracted to supply Brial with another 20 turbines for the Tinajeros, Agón, La Nava and Los Cierzos wind farm developments in Zaragoza.

Siemens Gamesa Signs Agreement with Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi) for Reducing companies’ carbon emissions

Siemens Gamesa Signs Agreement with Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi) for Reducing companies’ carbon emissions

SBTi, a collaborative initiative between the Carbon Disclosure Project, the United Nations Global Compact, World Resources Institute, the World Wide Fund for Nature, and the We Mean Business coalition, encourages companies to commit to making measurable reductions in carbon emissions at a level necessary to meet the 2 degree Celsius warming target set in the Paris Climate Accord.

Construction begins on Triton Knoll offshore windfarm

Construction begins on Triton Knoll offshore windfarm

J Murphy and Sons and Siemens Transmission and Distribution are contracted to build the onshore electrical connections, including the new substation near Bicker that the cable route runs through.

Siemens win multi-million Triton Knoll connection deal

Siemens win multi-million Triton Knoll connection deal

Renewable energy player Siemens has today announced a multi-million deal to connect the huge Triton Knoll windfarm. Carl Ennis, managing director for Siemens Energy Management, said: “This is an important project to deliver clean, green energy to UK homes and businesses and we’re delighted to be a partner.