Top News of the Week May 27 – June 2, 2013

Top News of the Week May 27 – June 2, 2013

Top News of the Week May 27 – June 2, 2013

Germany: EUROS Delivers First 7MW Offshore Blade 

Three months after opening the new prototype production facility in Sassnitz/Mukran on the island of Rügen, Germany, independent rotor blade designer and manufacturer EUROS delivers its first offshore blade to the customer Mitsubishi.

VIDEO: Construction of Nordsee Ost Offshore Wind Farm 

RWE’s Nordsee Ost wind farm will be erected in 22 to 25 metre deep water, 35 kilometres northwest of the island of Heligoland and 40 kilometres west of Amrum, covering a total area of some 24 square kilometres.

Gamesa Assembles Spain’s First Prototype Offshore Wind Turbine

This morning Gamesa completed assembly of the main parts (tower, nacelle and blades) of Spain’s first prototype offshore wind turbine, which has been installed at the Arinaga Quay in Gran Canary Island.

UK: Devon Entrepreneur to Build Tidal Lagoon in Swansea Bay 

A green energy entrepreneur from Devon is planning to build the world’s first purpose-built, tidal energy lagoon, capable of generating predictable, renewable electricity for more than 100,000 homes.

Germany: DolWin1 Project Back on Schedule 

Despite delays in converter platform launch, ABB will see DolWin1 wind power connection completed on schedule.