Vestas, Siemens Gamesa won turbine orders for intertidal wind farms in Vietnam
Vestas was awarded the contract supplying the largest intertidal wind farm in Vietnam to date. In mid-July, Siemens Gamesa won an order for 75 MW Tan Thuan intertidal wind farm located in Cà Mau province
Japan looks set to issue tenders for 1.5 GW offshore wind
Japan set to kick off auctions for offshore wind projects located in the five zones designated by Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) for offshore wind development. As part of the Japanese government’s efforts to procure 1 GW offshore w
Ørsted, TSMC sign world’s largest renewables CPPA
Ørsted has signed a corporate power purchase agreement with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) for the production from the Danish company’s 920-MW Greater Changhua 2b & 4 offshore wind farms in Taiwan.
Vietnam gives green light to 7 GW of new wind projects
Vietnam’s offshore wind market prospect becomes clearer as the government approved 91 wind projects with a combined capacity of around 7 GW on June 25, most of the projects are offshore or intertidal wind farms.
Hitachi completes acquisition of ABB power grids
Hitachi, Ltd.has completed the procedures for its 80.1% investment in ABB's power grids business.
Policy uncertainty hinders Vietnam’s wind energy development despite FIT extension
The FIT is expected to be extended from November 2021 to December 2023. An auction system similar to that of solar power may be implemented in Vietnam after the proposed 2023 deadline.
Japan set to launch first offshore wind auction
Japan aims to deploy 1 GW offshore projects every year through auction from 2020 onwards and reach 10 GW by 2030.
Germany raises offshore capacity wind target to 40 GW by 2040
The German government approved an amendment to the Wind Energy at Sea Act in May that raises its offshore wind target to 40 GW by 2040.