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'Self-installing' turbine unveiled by Estyco

SPAIN: A European Commission-backed research programme has unveiled a 'self-installing' offshore wind turbine in a bid to cut costs.

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Hitachi 5MW set for Spanish test site

SPAIN: Japanese manufacturer Hitachi is sending its 5MW offshore wind turbine nacelle and drivetrain for testing at Spain's Wind Turbine Test Laboratory (LEA), run by the National Renewable Energy Centre (Cener) in Pamplona, according to several sources at an offshore floating wind power seminar in the city.

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Areva sells Adwen stake to Gamesa

FRANCE: Areva has exercised its option to sell its 50% stake in the Adwen offshore joint venture to partner Gamesa after failing to find a third-party buyer.

Siemens and Gamesa agree merger to form €9.3bn company

GERMANY/SPAIN: Siemens has signed a binding agreement with Gamesa to merge the two companies' wind businesses, creating possibly the world's largest OEM.

West of Duddon Sands' 47.7% load factor lifts Iberdrola earnings

SPAIN: Developer Iberdrola's group earnings of €3.8 billion in the first half of 2015 show a growth of 5.7% from the same period last year, boosted by increased production at its West of Duddon Sands offshore project in the Irish Sea.

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Gamesa Areva JV named Adwen

SPAIN/FRANCE: The joint offshore venture between Gamesa and Areva has been named Adwen and will include two platforms for the offshore market.

Areva update on Gamesa JV

FRANCE: Areva will continue its offshore wind operations via the planned joint-venture with Gamesa, the group confirmed today as it announced a record loss of €4.834 billion in 2014.

Gamesa turbine breaks Spanish record

SPAIN: Gamesa's offshore 5MW turbine has broken the Spanish record for monthly output.

Gamesa EUR 236 million share placement to fund offshore

SPAIN: Gamesa has completed the placement of 25.4 million shares, raising EUR 236.1 million as it prepares to enter the offshore market.

Spanish floating projects get EU funding

SPAIN: Two newly proposed floating offshore wind projects off the Spanish coast have been given funding under the European Union's NER 300 programme.


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