Is Solar Trumping Wind, Again?

Between 2017 and 2021, you wouldn’t be blamed if you thought the whole burden of adding renewable energy capacity had fallen on solar energy. Thus, even as wind turbine capacities were going up, actual wind capacity deployment, particularly onshore wind, was slumping, leaving in its wake a slew of firms struggling to survive. Dominated by […]

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Chinese Manufactucturers Flex Muscle In Wind Energy Too With 60% Market Share

While the world has been familiar with Chinese dominance of the solar sector, it is the wind energy sector where Chinese manufacturers have been making even faster strides. Onshore wind energy is dominated by Chinese firms today, even as Offshore wind, the last ‘frontier’ for western dominance, continues to crumble in the face of the […]

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Goldwind Exceeds 100 GW Wind Turbine Installation Worldwide

Chinese wind turbine manufacturer Goldwind has said that it has achieved the key milestone by exceeding 100 GW of global installed capacity recently. The feat is achieved through successful lifting of several wind power projects in Xinjiang, Inner Mongolia, Qinghai, Guangxi, Yunnan, Brazil, the United Arab Emirates, etc. Goldwind claims that it’s the first Chinese […]

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Wind Market Blows to 44 GW in Global Orders in Q4 ’22 on Chinese Orders

As per Wood Mackenzie, in 2022, global wind turbine order intake peaked to new heights. While 44 gigawatts (GW) was procured in Q4, 134.6 GW was recorded for the year. Both the numbers have set new records. Yearly investment touched an estimated $74.2 billion and saw domination in activity by China. As far as the […]

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Goldwind To Supply 111 Wind Turbines To Masdar For Uzbekistan Wind Project

Chinese multinational wind turbine manufacturer Goldwind has announced that it has secured a novel deal with Masdar (Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company) for the supply of 111 units of GW155-4.5MW turbines. The turbines will be supplied for the largest of its kind project in Uzbekistan and Central Asia. Goldwind held that the agreement with Masdar […]

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Wind Power Now Accounts For 8% Of Global Generation

A surge in Chinese offshore installations has pushed global wind capacity additions to nearly 100 GW for 2021, according to new research from Rethink Energy. Hitting 92.5 GW for the year, the figure surpassed expectations of 86.4 GW, despite additions falling by 25% compared to 2020. The findings are set out in a new report […]

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China’s Goldwind Earns 292.3 M Net Profit in H1 FY21

Beijing-based wind turbine manufacturer Goldwind has released interim results for 2021, reporting a net profit of around CNY 1.9 billion ($292.3 million) in the first half of the financial year. Officially known as Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co., Ltd., this state-owned multinational realised revenue of CNY 17.85 billion in H1 FY21. Gross profit was CNY 4.919 billion, […]

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GE Renewable, Goldwind Relegate Vestas To Third Place in Wind Rankings

A new ranking of Wind turbine manufacturers for 2020 from Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) has turned up a shake up at the top. GE Renewable Energy and Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co Ltd have moved up to take the first two spots, pushing the erstwhile Danish leader Vestas Wind Systems A/S to  third […]

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Goldwind Enters Central Asian Market With 100 MW Project in Kazakhstan

Goldwind has been awarded the phase-II 100 MW wind power project in Zhanatas, Kazakhstan, marking the firm’s formal entry in the Central Asian market. In June 2020, Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology (Goldwind) – a leading global wind energy company was awarded the phase-II 100 MW wind power project in Zhanatas, Kazakhstan as the Top […]

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