New RWE onshore wind farm in Italy produces green electricity for Sofidel

Long-term Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) decisive lever for RWE’s 13.6 megawatt wind project in Sicily Sofidel will be the sole corporate off-taker contracting 26 gigawatt hours per year Green energy from Alcamo II contributes to Italian Sofidel Group, one of the leading companies in tissue paper production, achieving its sustainability goals: – 40% emissions per Read more about New RWE onshore wind farm in Italy produces green electricity for Sofidel[…]

Technology partner and e-mobility pioneer

With its portfolio of products and solutions, the HARTING Technology Group is positioned as an electromobility technology partner and pioneer – and thereby driving the energy transition forward. The HARTING Automotive subsidiary is focusing on e-mobility solutions. The subsidiary supplies customised solutions and components for all relevant sales areas. Among other things, the subsidiary is Read more about Technology partner and e-mobility pioneer[…]

Worldwide Wind Capacity Reaches 744 Gigawatts – An Unprecedented 93 Gigawatts added in 2020

According to preliminary wind power statistics published today by the World Wind Energy Association, the world set a new record in new wind power installations, adding 93 gigawatts of new wind turbines within the year 2020. Some countries set new installation records, including China, the USA and Russia, while most European markets saw only modest growth. The Read more about Worldwide Wind Capacity Reaches 744 Gigawatts – An Unprecedented 93 Gigawatts added in 2020[…]

VENTUSmarine headquarters coordinates services in Trianel Windpark Borkum

Following a successful evaluation period, VENTUSmarine, the maritime headquarters for offshore projects, has assumed coordination of the “Trianel Windpark Borkum” offshore wind park, located 45 km north of the island by the same name. In addition, in November of last year, Ems Maritime Offshore (EMO) signed a five-year contract with Trianel Windpark Borkum GmbH & Read more about VENTUSmarine headquarters coordinates services in Trianel Windpark Borkum[…]

NSK roller guides simplify welding of wind turbine towers

A collaboration between NSK and Spain-based Talleres Ganomagoga has led to a major advance in the welding of wind turbine towers. Based on the latest NSK roller guide technology, innovative linear motion solutions are allowing Talleres Ganomagoga to achieve smooth and accurate movement of its welding machines as the towers increase in length during production. Read more about NSK roller guides simplify welding of wind turbine towers[…]

Steel for the energy transition: the Borssele III and IV offshore wind farm builds on heavy plate from Dillinger

The Borssele III and IV offshore wind farm was officially handed over yesterday. Together with the Borssele I and II offshore wind farms, which began operating in November 2020, and a smaller area used for innovative demonstration purposes, it forms the 122 km² Borssele wind farm zone located about 22 km off the coast of Read more about Steel for the energy transition: the Borssele III and IV offshore wind farm builds on heavy plate from Dillinger[…]

Extreme weather conditions harm RWE’s renewables electricity generation in the US state of Texas

Operations teams focus on resuming production at RWE’s affected onshore wind turbines RWE expects significant negative earnings impact in Onshore Wind/Solar segment due to abnormal pricing conditions The US is experiencing extreme winter weather conditions all the way down to the Gulf region with extremely low temperatures and icing conditions. This has led to a Read more about Extreme weather conditions harm RWE’s renewables electricity generation in the US state of Texas[…]

New owner for the FAIST Anlagenbau Group – the sound insulation expert

Paguasca Holding AG of Zug, Switzerland, has acquired the FAIST Anlagenbau Group, based in Krumbach, Swabia, Germany, including all subsidiaries, effective December 15, 2020. The FAIST Anlagenbau Group has a global reputation as a leading expert in industrial sound insulation. The company has two primary business units, Power Systems and Acoustic Systems. The Power Systems Read more about New owner for the FAIST Anlagenbau Group – the sound insulation expert[…]

Siemens Energy details plans to improve competitiveness

• Employee representatives have been informed about the proposed steps aimed at improving the company’s long-term competitiveness • In addition to reducing non personnel costs, Siemens Energy plans to reduce current global workforce until 2025 by about 7,800 jobs in its Gas and Power segment • Non-recurring costs associated with the proposed job reductions will Read more about Siemens Energy details plans to improve competitiveness[…]

Siemens Energy launches Innovation Center in Shenzhen

. Supporting green development in the Greater Bay Area Focus areas: smart energy, advanced gas turbine and green hydrogen Inclusive platform to commercialize and scale up research results Lighthouse project for China-EU collaboration in sustainability and digitalization Siemens Energy launched an innovation center for advanced energy technologies in Shenzhen today, adding to the company’s growing Read more about Siemens Energy launches Innovation Center in Shenzhen[…]