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2008-10-13 06:00:38

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/a1c452/global_wind_power) has announced the addition of the "Global Wind Power Report 2008" report to their offering. Today, fossil fuels like oil and natural gas make up to two third of all the energy used in the world. Since most of these resources have already been discovered, their availability in the longer run is questionable. According to the estimates of energy experts, at the current rate these fossil fuels are...

2008-10-10 06:00:31

Eneco, which is engaged in power generation and transmission, has started installing five wind turbines at the St Antoinedijk in the city of Halderberge in the Netherlands. The installation of the turbines will be completed in the next three weeks, after which the final assembly will commence. The turbines will be put into operation at the beginning of 2009 and will then supply sufficient electricity for approximately 7,000 households. This will reduce the amount of CO2 emissions by some...

2008-10-09 21:00:32

By Courtney Sherwood U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell discusses green energy Wednesday in Vancouver as Clark County Commissioner Steve Stuart looks on. U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell is in Vancouver today to tout one of the last-minute "sweeteners" that helped a $700 billion Wall Street bailout pass - tax cuts for alternative energy businesses. The tax breaks - which developers of solar, wind and other renewable power sources say are crucial to their industries - had been set to expire at the end...

2008-10-07 09:00:48

Vestas Central Europe has received an order from Raiffeisen Energy & Environment for the delivery of 16 V90-2MW wind turbines for the region of Kavarna, Bulgaria. Delivery of the turbines will take place during the fourth quarter of 2008, and commissioning of the turbines is planned for the end of 2008. Hans Rieks, president of Vestas Central Europe, said: "We are very satisfied with this new project, which shows the positive development of the wind energy market in the eastern...

2008-10-03 09:00:33

Vestas has received an order for 26 V90-1.8MW, five V90-3MW, and 20 V90-2MW turbines to be installed in Italy across the Apulia and Molise regions. The order has been placed by IVPC Power 5, the project company of IVPC. The order comprises supply and installation of the turbines, a VestasOnline business supervisory control and data acquisition system as well as a two-year service agreement. These turbines will be able to satisfy the energy needs of 136,000 Italian households and are...

2008-09-18 06:00:38

Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report related to the Machine tools - Equipment industry is available in its catalogue. World Turbines & Turbine Generator Sets Market http://www.reportlinker.com/p092543/World-Turbines--Turbine-Generator-Sets-Market.html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Turbines & Turbine Generator Sets in Megawatts. The specific product segments analyzed are Hydraulic Turbines, Steam Turbines, Gas Turbines, Wind Turbines, and...

2008-09-10 15:00:32

Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report related to the Energy industry is available in its catalogue. World Wind Energy Market http://www.reportlinker.com/p092580/World-Wind-Energy--Market.html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Wind Energy in Megawatts. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia Pacific, Africa/Middle East, and Latin America. Annual forecasts are provided for each region for the period...

2008-09-01 03:00:24

By Soule, Alexander Continuing a recent trend in manufacturing, Hexcel plans to open its first new U.S. plant in more than two decades in Colorado; to produce reinforced material for wind turbine blades. The new plant will be built later this year even as the Stamford-based company prepares to open a similar factory in China. Hexcel's Colorado plant fits with a recent trend of U.S. manufacturing companies reassessing overseas manufacturing in light of a continued decline in the U.S. dollar,...

2008-08-29 09:00:56

Vattenfall, which is engaged in power generation and distribution, has signed a general agreement with wind power supplier Vestas for delivery of wind turbines. During 2010, Vattenfall will purchase wind turbines with a capacity of 100MW. The contract value is in the billions and it also includes service, said Vattenfall. Besides shorter licensing processes for wind power, the contract also provides the prerequisites for achieving the company's wind power initiative in the Nordic region,...

2008-08-27 09:01:20

Vestas, a Danish company involved in the development, manufacturing, marketing and maintenance of wind power systems, has received an order for 24 units of its V90-2MW wind turbine for the Sigeng project in China. The order has been placed by China National Offshore Oil Corporation Energy Investment. The project is located in the Dongfang City on the southern Chinese island of Hainan. The contract includes supply and commissioning of the wind turbines, a VestasOnline Business supervisory...


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