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Fortum-Rusnano JV claims 823MW Russian tender win

RUSSIA: The joint venture (JV) of Finnish developer Fortum and Russian technology giant Rusnano has won the right to build 823MW of wind capacity in the country’s latest tender, it has claimed. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Wind Power News & Analysis RSS Feed

AEE welcomes new Spanish energy minister

SPAIN: With a change of government in Spain in early June, the new left-leaning government has appointed Teresa Ribera Rodriguez as its energy and environment minister. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Wind Power News & Analysis RSS Feed

Q&A: ‘It is important to create value beyond turbine sales’

EUROPE: Vestas acted outside its comfort zone last month by not only agreeing to supply 84 turbines for two wind farms in Sweden, but by taking a 40% holding in them as well. The company’s president of northern and central Europe, Nils de Baar, explains why. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Wind…

Industry slams US coal and nuclear subsidy plans

UNITED STATES: There is no “credible justification” for the Trump administration’s plan to buy power from ailing coal and nuclear plants, according to the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA). Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Wind Power News & Analysis RSS Feed

Standardisation to overcome offshore market barriers, Irena claims

WORLDWIDE: Standardisation will be crucial in the development of offshore wind to enable cost reductions, mitigate technical risks, help foster public acceptance and ease integration into onshore grid systems, according to a new report. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Wind Power News & Analysis RSS Feed

Virginia seeks help developing supply chain

UNITED STATES: Virginia has launched a request for proposals (RFP) for experienced contractors to help position the state as a supply chain hub for the offshore wind industry. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Wind Power News & Analysis RSS Feed

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