Top News of the Week Jan 13 – Jan 19, 2014

Top News of the Week Jan 13 – Jan 19, 2014

E.ON Starts Building Amrumbank West OWF

E.ON has started the construction of Amrumbank West wind farm in the North Sea. The first foundation was installed today 37 kilometers northwest of the island of Helgoland.

Three Crewmen Rescued after Their Vessel Caught Fire

Three crewmen have been rescued off Lowestoft this afternoon after their vessel caught fire in the North Sea.

Statoil Awards Dudgeon OWF Contract to Siemens

Statoil has awarded two contracts to Siemens plc for the engineering, supply, assembly, commissioning and service of 67 wind turbine generators for the Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm project.

Teesside OWF Temporarily Shut Down (UK)

Teesside offshore wind farm, located off the north-east coast of England, has been temporarily shut down to allow technical investigation on turbines.

All Blades Installed on Vestas’ 8MW Turbine Prototype

All three wind turbine blades have been installed on the V164-8.0 MW prototype at the Danish national test centre in Østerild, Vestas announced.