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Asia remains an area of strong growth for the wind energy industry, and the emerging economies within the region such as India and China, continue to invest significantly into its development. InDepth Wind strives to remain at the forefront of news and developments within the Asian markets to deliver information and intelligence on the companies, organisations and individuals who are bringing wind power to the fore.
The Asian markets remain a challenging area for both local and global entities wishing to support the growth in the use of wind turbines and wind generated electricity; however, the opportunities for new business and to be part of the sweeping change toward non-pollutive energy technologies are immense.
InDepth Wind is committed to bringing news from the region and in setting the pace for discussing new companies, new projects, new wind farms and in looking at regional developments at both a local and governmental level. In many ways, both China and India are being looked at as the role models or benchmarks for other emerging economies in how to provide affordable power at a national level without resorting to fossil fuels and their associated health concerns.
Although our focus within Europe has traditionally been on offshore wind projects, the sheer scale of the land available to India and China does mean we will be looking at both on and offshore wind farms and at domestic technology providers such as Goldwind or Suzlon.
2017-12-15 Vestas has secured a contract with a long-term customer to supply 23 V110-2.0 MW turbines delivered in 2.2 MW Power Optimised Mode. The project will be located in the Liaoning Province of Northeastern China and lifts Vestas’ order intake in 2017 to more than 760 MW – the
13.12.2017 Kongsberg Digital is purchasing a 34 per cent ownership share in NSG Digital, a subsidiary of the supply base and logistics company NorSea Group. NorSea Group, controlled by Wilhelmsen, is joining forces with Kongsberg Digital to digitalise the supply chain in the oil and gas and offshore wind industries.
Vestas wins largest order to date in India with 250 MW turnkey order from country’s first energy auction
13 Dec 2017 Vestas’ extensive experience from around 4 GW of turnkey projects across the globe has secured the company its largest project in India to date. The record order is placed by Ostro Kutch Power Private Limited and awarded through India’s first wind power auction held in February 2017.
06 December 2017 Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) confirms intention of Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) to collaborate with Taiwan International Ports Corporation (TIPC) for developing Taichung harbour in Taiwan for the Offshore wind business Non-binding MoU to investigate possibilities for potential manufacturing site, office facilities, and staging areas New
28 September 2017 The company will install 25 G114-2.0 MW wind turbine generators for Zephyr Power (Pvt.) Limited (“Zephyr Power”). The project is located in Gharo, Thatta District. Siemens Gamesa has achieved a new milestone in its Asian strategy with its maiden order in Pakistan. The company, in consortium with
Resource data, measurement and forecasting specialist doubles team capacity and expands office to support rapidly growing customer base August 29, 2017 3TIER India, a subsidiary of global environmental and industrial measurement leader, Vaisala, has announced significant investment in its personnel as it responds to steadily growing demand in the Indian