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Walney Extension West offshore wind park now producing power in the UK

September 4, 2017

 

Installation underway at the world’s first wind park to exceed 8 MW turbine power output; clean energy now flowing to the grid.

 

MHI Vestas and DONG Energy have confirmed that power is now flowing from the park’s first turbine installed 19km off the coast of Cumbria, in the Irish Sea.

Walney Extension West, with a […]

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind secures 252 MW Deutsche Bucht project

Aarhus, 21 August 2017

Firm and unconditional order announced, with MHI Vestas to supply 31 units of the V164-8.0 MW wind turbine for the 252 MW Deutsche Bucht (“DeBu”) project in Germany, underscoring the market’s continued confidence in the platform.

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind received a firm and unconditional order from Northland Power Inc. (“Northland”) (TSX: NPI) (TSX: […]

MHI Vestas takes down prototype in Østerild to determine root cause of August 4 incident

Aarhus, August 16, 2017

Following the expert advice of the investigation unit, the company takes down its Østerild prototype turbine to advance the root cause investigation.

The root cause investigation unit recommended to MHI Vestas that the safest and most effective way to determine the root cause of the August 4 incident is to take the turbine […]

His Imperial Highness the Crown Prince of Japan Visits MHI Vestas Factory in Regional Denmark

Aarhus, June 19, 2017

His Imperial Highness the Crown Prince of Japan Visits MHI Vestas Factory in Regional Denmark

MHI Vestas showcases state-of-the-art nacelle factory in Lindø as Denmark and Japan celebrate 150 years of diplomatic relations.

In the latest of what will be a year-long celebration of diplomatic ties between Denmark and Japan, MHI Vestas hosted His […]

MHI Vestas charters Vestvind to transport mammoth V164 turbine components

Aarhus, June 12, 2017

 

The charter between MHI Vestas and United Wind Logistics (UWL) includes a full package of engineering services making MHI Vestas’ operations more flexible and efficient.

Proudly bearing the MHI Vestas logo for the first time, the specialized vessel Vestvind is now transporting turbine components to Belfast for the Walney Extension wind park off […]

The world’s most powerful available wind turbine gets major power boost

Aarhus, June 6, 2017

The world’s most powerful available wind turbine gets major power boost.

MHI Vestas pushes the boundaries of offshore wind again, launching the V164-9.5 MW wind turbine as the cost of offshore wind energy continues its rapid descent.

In the harsh environment of offshore wind, nothing beats experience in the water.

Built on the proven V164 […]

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MHI Vestas Expands Manufacturing Footprint at Port of Esbjerg

Aarhus, May 15, 2017

Construction of a state-of-the-art, 5,600 sq. meter facility is underway to house manufacturing of Power Converter Modules (PCM) exclusively for MHI Vestas.

In accordance with its V164 manufacturing plan, MHI Vestas continues to ramp up production for the 8 MW offshore wind turbine. Broad demand for the platform has resulted in a ramp-up […]