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  • politics & business

    BZEE and OffTEC are joining forces

    The OffTEC training and development cluster, which is based in Enge-Sande, and the Bildungszentrum für Erneuerbare Energien (BZEE) in Husum are teaming up to offer a jointly co-ordinated range of... read more
  • politics & business

    More than 1 GW of offshore wind energy in Germany in 2014

    In December 2014, German offshore wind turbines fed more than 1 GW power into the grid for the first time. This is the conclusion reached by the study "Status of Offshore Wind Energy Development in... read more
  • politics & business

    X-BOW cracks the 100 vessels mark

    With the latest contract for two offshore wind service vessels for Bernhard Schulte/Windea Offshore, shipbuilder Ulstein has achieved 100 sales of the X-BOW hull line design. The milestone was... read more

  • project update, politics & business

    Iberdrola awards Areva € 620 million for Wikinger offshore park

    Iberdrola and Areva signed their largest renewables contract so far with a volume of € 620 million for the supply of wind turbines to the 350 MW offshore wind park Wikinger. In cooperation with its... read more
  • project update, politics & business

    EnBW sells shares of the offshore wind farm Baltic 2

    EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG has sold a 49.89% stake in the German offshore wind farm EnBW Baltic 2 to the Australian investment company Macquarie Capital for € 720 million. read more
  • project update, politics & business

    MHI turbines for Burbo Bank Extension

    Dong Energy has decided to construct the offshore wind farm Burbo Bank Extension located 8 km off the United Kingdom coast in Liverpool Bay. The 258 MW project is the first commercial order for 32 of... read more
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    JDR appoints Chief Executive Officer

    JDR announces the appointment of David Currie as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and a member of the Board of Directors, effective 12 January 2015. Currie is an accomplished industry leader with nearly... read more