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Latest Denmark Offshore Wind Articles

Vattenfall places 900MW-plus order for new Siemens Gamesa turbine

DENMARK: Vattenfall's Kriegers Flak and Vesterhav offshore projects will be powered by the new turbine unveiled by Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) at the WindEurope 2017 conference in Amsterdam.

Component 'damaged during installation' blamed for V164 fire

DENMARK: A component 'damaged during installation' caused a fire in MHI Vestas' V164 prototype at a test site in Østerild, the manufacturer has said.

Hannibal joins Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners

DENMARK: Former Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) offshore wind CEO Michael Hannibal has joined investment firm Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) as partner.

Construction begins at Horns Rev 3

DENMARK: The first four monopoles have been installed at Vattenfall's Horns Rev 3 site in the North Sea.

Dong Energy to rebrand as Ørsted

DENMARK: From 6 November, offshore wind developer Dong Energy will be known as Ørsted in recognition of its shift to a renewables-only firm.

Sprogø wind farm for sale

DENMARK: Sund & Bælt is selling its seven-turbine 21MW Sprogø wind farm situated in the Great Belt between the major islands of Zealand and Funen.

Decommissioning of world's first offshore wind farm now complete

DENMARK: Dong Energy has finished dismantling the world's first offshore wind farm.

MHI Vestas dismantles fire-damaged V164

DENMARK: MHI Vestas has taken down the burnt-out V164 9.5MW prototype turbine as part of its investigation into this month's fire.

Increased output and divestments boost Dong earnings

DENMARK: Dong Energy has reported an operating profit of DKK 4.4 billion (€591 million) in the second quarter of the year, an increase of 70%, and indicated a shift in divestment strategy.

MHI Vestas V164 fire investigated

DENMARK: MHI Vestas has confirmed an investigation is under way following a fire in its V164 prototype turbine at a test site in Osterild.