Wind, a sector in which size does matter


“Mergers are vital in wind power, a sector in which size matters,” AEE president Juan Diego Díaz said at the opening of the 3rd Wind Energy Congress on Monday. And it is no wonder because Siemens-Gamesa, Alstom-GE and Nordex-Acciona, together with Vestas, handle approximately 70% of the global renewable technology market.

Following the auction investments exceeding 3,000 million euro are expected in wind energy


According to forecasts by the Spanish Wind Energy Association (AEE), the installation of the projects awarded in the renewables auction held on Wednesday will involve investments in excess of 3,000 million euro and the creation of more than 30,000 jobs (direct and indirect) during the installation period. For APPA, however, the auction “has shown that […]


Iberdrola´s first offshore wind project in the United States


Offshore wind. Iberdrola, through AVANGRID, has been awarded the rights to develop and build a wind farm of up to 1,486 MW in the area known as Kitty Hawk, 24 nautical miles off the coast of North Carolina, in the United States.

The merger between Siemens Wind Power and Gamesa could be effective in early April


The merger between Siemens Wind Power and Gamesa has achieved unconditional approval from European competition authorities on Monday. Following the approval of the necessary jurisdictions, the antitrust authorization process is thus closed, having met all the previous conditions for the merger. Once the closing actions are completed, Siemens and Gamesa anticipate that the merger will […]


Wind power places itself as the first generation source in February


Last February, wind power accounted for 24.8% of the country’s electricity demand. As a result, the use of fossil fuels has been reduced in electricity generation and the market price has dropped by 28% compared to January.

Gamesa leader in India will supply 278 MW for seven wind projects in the country


Gamesa as a leader in India continues to strengthen its position in the country – where it has established itself as the leading manufacturer for the third consecutive year – with the signing of seven new wind projects. Specifically, the company will supply a total of 278 MW for several customers with 139 wind turbines […]