Image - Siemens Signs Long-term Wind Service Agreement in UK

Siemens Signs Long-term Wind Service Agreement in UK

Siemens has been awarded a long-term contract extension for service and maintenance at the 350-megawatt (MW) Clyde wind farm in Scotland. The customer is Clyde Windfarm (Scotland), LTD, owned by SSE, Greencoat UK Wind and GLIL. This is the sixth service agreement Siemens has signed with majority shareholder SSE since July 2015. The Clyde wind farm is comprised of 152 SWT-2.3-93 wind turbines and is capable of powering 300,000 average homes in the...

Wind - Jun 30, 2016


Image - National Grid Completes Sea2shore Cable Landing

National Grid Completes Sea2shore Cable Landing

Bringing off shore, wind generated energy to the U.S. electric system for the first time took a major step forward this past weekend with the landing of a 20-mile undersea cable between the Rhode Island mainland and Block Island. "This significant milestone in developing renewable off shore wind generated energy is the result of years of work by hundreds of people," said Rudy Wynter, president and COO of National Grid's FERC regulated business...

Wind - Jun 30, 2016


Image - Siemens Onshore Wind Turbines for Saxony

Siemens Onshore Wind Turbines for Saxony

Siemens will supply three direct drive wind turbines of the type SWT-3.2-113 for the onshore wind power plant Naundorf. These modern wind turbines add about ten megawatts (MW) to the site's existing wind power capacity. Additional Siemens medium-voltage switchgear located in the turbine towers will play a key role. These components enable the three turbines to connect and disconnect themselves to the grid in time staggered periods. The order incl...

Wind - Jun 29, 2016




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