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Vakbladen.com expands wind portfolio

As of 23 january 2019, Dutch publishing house Vakbladen.com has officially acquired the online news site Windenergie-Nieuws.nl. Windenergie-Nieuws.nl informs the Dutch speaking community of professionals, companies and organisations on the developments of onshore and offshore wind energy in the home country and the main developments worldwide. Acquisition WindEnergie-Nieuws.nl & cooperation WindNieuws Vakbladen.com has acquired Windenergie-nieuws.nl…

Main Dutch 2020 energy and climate targets likely out of reach

The report ‘Kortetermijnraming voor emissies en energie in 2020’, (short-term estimates of greenhouse gas emissions in 2020), that was released by the Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (PBL) today, concludes that 3 Dutch 2020 energy and climate targets are likely not going to be reached in time. The estimate was conducted in cooperation with research centre…

Matchmaking Day TKI Wind op Zee 2019

On 14 February 2019, TKI Wind op Zee (Top consortium for Knowledge and Innovation Offshore Wind) organises, in cooperation with the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO), the annual Matchmaking Day TKI Wind op Zee. Offshore wind is critical to a successful energy transition in the Netherlands. TKI Wind op Zee stimulates, connects and supports Dutch organisations…

Damen receives third FCS 2710 order from High Speed Transfers

Damen has received an order for a FCS 2710 fast crew supply vessel from High Speed Transfers Ltd (HST). The new vessel is planned for delivery in September and will be named HST Harri. It is the third order for a FCS 2710 from the in Swansea, Wales based crew transfer vessel operator HST. The…

Vattenfall acquires Delta Energie

Vattenfall intents to buy Dutch electricity and gas sales company DELTA Energie. DELTA Energie will continue to operate from Zeeland as an independent company. DELTA Energie has 120 employees and 170,000 customers, consisting of households and small and medium sized companies. Its base and large majority of customers is in the province Zeeland in the…

New Dutch offshore wind atlas launched

ECN part of TNO, KNMI (the Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute) and Whiffle (a Delft University of Technology spin-off) have released the Dutch Offshore Wind Atlas. This new and improved map will help Dutch government and wind farm developers to plan, build and operate offshore wind farms even more efficiently. Please follow and like us:

Japanese Eurus Energy new owner 7 Dutch onshore wind farms

Japanese renewable energy company Eurus Energy Group has acquired 7 Dutch onshore wind farms from wind developer YARD ENERGY. The wind farms have a combined output of 53.18 MW. It concerns six operational wind farms, Windpark Coevorden (5,88 MW), Windpark Buren (8 MW), Windpark Duiven (8 MW), Windpark De Lier (2,3 MW), Windpark Vlaardingen (6…

First Haliade-X 12 MW to be installed in Rotterdam

GE Renewable Energy and Future Wind (a Joint Venture between Pondera Development and SIF Holding Netherlands) have signed an agreement to install a prototype of the Haliade-X 12 MW wind turbine prototype in Maasvlakte-Rotterdam during this summer. The deal includes five years of testing and a 15-year full service Operation and Maintenance agreement. The Haliade-X 12…