Europe’s First Merchant Offshore Wind Farm to Use Siemens Gamesa 11MW Turbines

Europe’s First Merchant Offshore Wind Farm to Use Siemens Gamesa 11MW Turbines

The Hollandse Kust Zuid (HKZ) 1 & 2 projects, developed by Sweden's Vattenfall, will use an estimated 140 turbines off the Dutch coast, for a total project size of up to 1.5 gigawatts.

How UK Fight for Offshore Wind Jobs Could Reset the Supply Chain

How UK Fight for Offshore Wind Jobs Could Reset the Supply Chain

“Among the three turbine OEMs commercially active in the U.K., Siemens Gamesa and MHI Vestas have blade manufacturing facilities in Hull and the Isle of Wight, respectively, helping meet a portion of the local content requirement,” said Shashi Barla, WoodMac's principal analyst for the offshore wind supply chain.

A Closer Look at Siemens Gamesa’s Deal for Senvion

A Closer Look at Siemens Gamesa’s Deal for Senvion

The addition of Senvion's contracts increases SGRE's competition with Vestas’ multibrand servicing segment, with both companies now equal in terms of third-party technology serviced, at more than an estimated 10 gigawatts each.

Siemens Gamesa to Buy 3 Senvion Businesses, Saving 2,000 Jobs

Siemens Gamesa to Buy 3 Senvion Businesses, Saving 2,000 Jobs

The all-cash deal, which is expected to close before March 2020, includes all the firm’s intellectual property, its European service business and a Portugal-based blade manufacturing site.Having previously lagged behind MHI Vestas and Siemens Gamesa, GE Renewable Energy has secured several large offshore turbine orders in recent weeks.

Double Jobs Blow as Vestas and Siemens Gamesa Plan European Cuts

Double Jobs Blow as Vestas and Siemens Gamesa Plan European Cuts

European wind turbine manufacturers Siemens Gamesa and Vestas will cut a total of almost 1,200 jobs from manufacturing plants in Denmark and Germany, and there could be more job losses to come for the sector.

Siemens Gamesa in talks to buy parts of troubled turbine firm Senvion

Siemens Gamesa in talks to buy parts of troubled turbine firm Senvion

Turbine giant Siemens Gamesa is understood to be considering the purchase of parts of troubled firm Senvion.The firm also announced widespread redundancies across the business last month as it struggled to find a new investor.

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 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.

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.

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.

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).

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 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.