Precise calculation of wind potential facilitates financing

First commercial offshore measurement with IWES LiDAR buoy The buoy with equipment for laser-supported remote sensing (LiDAR) pass…

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Siemens to supply 126 megawatts to onshore wind power plants in Scotland

• 57 direct drive wind turbines for three wind farms• Long-term service contracts included• …

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ELA Offshore Special Containers for individual needs of the Offshore Industry

Several ELA Offshore Special Units in use on the high seas One container is not just like another. For each proj…

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Convent Offshore - The Number 1-Growth Champion 2016 in Human Resources

Oldenburg. The Convent Offshore GmbH was awarded last week (Nov 17th, 2015) by the German news magazine named Focus as …

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Senvion celebrates commercial operation of 350 MW Rivière-du-Moulin Wind Farm

Senvion is marking the commercial operation of the Rivière-du-Moulin wind project in Quebec, Can…

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PES Exclusive Articles

The boom in offshore

With offshore installations growing in size, scope and depth, the industry needs every advantage that new developments in technology can offer. The High Wind consortium is focusing on just this need. PES speaks to Johan Heiler about their latest innovation... PES: Welcome to PES. Would you like to …

Planning is key for remote island’s power overhaul

The completion of a project to overhaul the power supply for a remote island in the South Atlantic Ocean will meet the needs of the community for years to come. Despite a number of challenges, wind has proven to be a crucial part of the community's energy mix. PES investigates... Before work began …

Regulatory risk for EU renewables investors greatest in Spain, Italy

Investors in European renewable energy projects face the greatest regulatory risk in Spain, followed by Italy, say the respected financial analysts, Moody's Investors Service. We present an exclusive extract from their latest report. BackgroundWhile Spain and Italy are presented with the toughest c…

Making waves in wind

Operating out of one of the largest and busiest ports in the world, Stemat bv has been leading the way in maritime services for over a quarter of a century. We find out what makes the company tick, courtesy of Commercial and Operational Manager, Robbert Jan van Zuiden. PES: Welcome to PES magazine.…

The end of ‘invest and forget’

Welcome to a brave new world for European renewables investors, says Phil Hare, Director at Pöyry Management Consulting. If the predictions are to be trusted, exposure to market prices and imbalance risks may result in very different values for current and future asset portfolios... For many …

Germany: a market in upheaval

seebaWIND's CEO, Holger Hämel, is an expert commentator on the cost-effective operation of wind power plants in Germany. In this latest dispatch, he offers PES readers an invaluable perspective on the market's various trends and challenges. As the REL 2.0 goes into effect, the remuneration rat…

Editor’s note

When I sit down to write these editor's notes, I do so at the end of the issue; at a time when all the content is in and done, and I can get a feel for the ‘temperature' of the magazine. I'm glad - very glad - to say that this is the first issue for a while where I've felt a genuine sense of …

A focus on excellence and growth

A goliath of the solar energy sector, Trina Solar has appeared in PES several times over the years. We're very happy to welcome the company back to our pages, and particularly happy to catch up with Jing Tian, Director of Global Marketing. Jian talks us through the company's most pressing priorities…

Offshore is on course

The offshore wind industry is transitioning from early development to demonstration of commercial viability. Worldwide, there are an increasing number of commercial-scale projects in operation, while in the US there are concrete plans afoot to follow the lead of Europe and elsewhere. We take a look …

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