SSE, a renewable energy firm in the UK and Ireland, has made final investment decision for the £580m Viking wind farm in Shetland, UK.
Crown Estate Scotland in the UK is seeking proposals from potential bidders for the development of offshore wind farms off the Scottish coast, worth more than £8bn.
Scottish firm SSE Renewables has awarded a major contract to Subsea 7 to deliver foundations and inter-array cables for the Seagreen offshore wind farm project, located 27km offshore Scotland, UK.
EDF Renewables, a subsidiary of EDF Group, Enbridge and wpd, have announced that start of construction on the 500MW French offshore wind farm, Fécamp.
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has been awarded a contract by Iberdrola affiliate Ailes Marine to construct the 496MW Bay of Saint Brieuc offshore wind project on the English Channel off the coast of Saint Brieuc Bay, France.
Nexans, a France-based company engaged in the cable industry, has secured a €220m contract to design, manufacture and install a 335km subsea high voltage direct current (HVDC) cable system, connecting Crete and the Greek mainland.
Germany-based Wpd has announced that the foundation work at the 72MW Aldermyrberget wind farm in Sweden is nearing completion.
Norwegian construction company Veidekke was selected by Stena Renewable for the construction of foundations and associated roads for the 47 wind turbines of Vindpark Tvinnesheda in Tvinnesheda–Badeboda outside Åseda in Småland, Sweden.
UK-based construction firm Laing O’Rourke has been selected by developer One Heritage as a preferred bidder to build £160m One Heritage Tower at Greengate, Salford in the UK.
Enel Green Power, a subsidiary of Italian energy company Enel, has started construction on the 60.9MW Azabache solar plant, located about 10km from the city of Calama in Chile.
Spanish wind turbine maker Siemens Gamesa has announced its plans to expand its nacelle assembly facility in Taichung to support the 300MW Hai Long 2 offshore wind farm in Taiwan.
Iberdrola’s subsidiary ScottishPower has announced the development of two wind farms in Scotland with a total power-generating capacity of 165MW.
Italian cable-maker Prysmian has been selected by German grid operator Amprion for the development of the A-Nord underground cable connection, part of the 2GW German Corridor ‘A’ electricity transmission project.
Enel Green Power, a subsidiary of Italian energy firm Enel, has begun construction on two renewable energy projects in Spain, with a total capacity of 71.3MW.
UK-based construction company Graham has secured a contract from General Projects to refurbish Laser House, a former printing press and gin distillery in Clerkenwell, London.
White Construction, a subsidiary of Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives (IEA), has secured a $65m contract to build a 150MW wind farm in northern Iowa, US.
US-based MYCON General Contractors has commenced construction on new coordination complex of Brazos Transit District in Texas, US.
Cianbro in a joint venture with Irby Construction, Sargent Electric and Northern Clearing has been awarded a $300m contract to construct and upgrade transmission and provide land clearing for New England Clean Energy Connect (NECEC).
Danish power company Ørsted has announced the completion of its Sage Draw Wind project, a 338MW wind farm located in Garza and Lynn Counties in the US state of Texas.
BayWar.e. Wind has secured tax equity commitment from a consortium led by GE Energy Financial Services for the construction of its 250MW Amadeus wind farm in Texas, US.