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Siemens win Big Dutch Offshore Contract

Siemens has just clinched a deal with the Dutch Offshore Wind consortium called the Gemini Project. The contracts are for the construction, financing, and operations in Dutch offshore waters- a first for Siemens. Siemens will deliver 150  turbines, each with a capacity of 4MW, and a blade diameter of 130 metres. Included in the deal […]

Siemens Notch up Second Project in Peru with Cobra Energia

  Cobra Energia, the Spanish wind developer, has awarded Siemens Energy another order to expand its onshore wind power fleet in Peru by an additional 97MWs. The Tres Hermanas wind power plant will include a combination of 25 Siemens direct drive SWT-3.0-108 wind turbines and eight geared SWT-2.3-108 units (pictured below). The contract also includes […]

Siemens say UK "Recognise the Potential of Offshore Wind Energy"

It has just been announced that manufacturing giant Siemens and the UK’s Associated British Ports are to invest a total of £310m in UK wind turbine factories, creating 1,000 jobs at the Green Port facility at Hull, North East England, and Paull, East Yorkshire. Siemens will put up £160m which is double the original investment of […]

53 Siemens Turbines for Turkey

Three new wind farms are being built in Turkey at Mugla, Edirne-Tekirdag and Kirklareli by the Turkish Group Güriş. 53 Siemens D3 wind turbines representing a total capacity of 165 MWwill be produced and shipped to the locations. These D3 turbines have the cutting edge gearless direct drive technology from Siemens. Commissioning is expected to […]

Siemens Curtail the B53 Turbine Blade

Just a few hours after one of its wind turbines threw a blade in the Imperial County town of Ocotillo,  Siemens Energy announced it is shutting down all its turbines worldwide that use the same blade until their safety can be assessed. The faulty wind turbine at Pattern Energy’s Ocotillo Express Wind facility lost one […]

Siemens Direct Drive Turbines To Be Used in Minnesota 105 MW Project

The project with the name Bison 2 will be build by Minnesota Power in Central Dakota, using 35 3MW SWT-3.0-101 Direct Drive Turbines by Siemens. The scope of supply for the wind power plant includes the transportation, erection and commissioning of the 35 wind turbines, as well as a three-year service and maintenance agreement. The […]