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Current Press Releases

Essen/ Bedburg, 12 September 2014, RWE Innogy GmbH

First wind turbine installed at Königshovener Höhe

Construction work on the Königshovener Höhe wind farm is in full swing, with the first wind turbine having been successfully installed today. In a first step, a lattice-boom crane hoisted the steel tower elements onto the concrete tower which had been completed before. Subsequently, the nacelle, which weighs a hundred tons and houses both gearbox and generator, was installed on top of the so-called hybrid tower at a height of 143 meters. In a last step the rotor star was mounted. The three rotor blades connected to the hub have a length of 57 meters each. The wind turbine has a total height of 200 meters and a capacity of 3.2 megawatts.more

Essen/Swindon, 09 September 2014, RWE Innogy

Galloper Offshore Wind Farm announces its first preferred supplier

Galloper Offshore Wind Farm has appointed a UK based consortium as its preferred supplier of its Electrical System. Alstom and Petrofac, which comprises Alstom based in Staffordshire and Petrofac in Aberdeen, will provide the onshore and offshore substations and onshore cabling with around 300 jobs being secured in the UK as part of the construction of these components. more

Heligoland, 05 September 2014, RWE Innogy GmbH

Heligoland with new service and operating station for the Nordsee Ost offshore wind farm

Today, Under-Secretary of State Uwe Beckmeyer in his capacity as coordinator of the federal government for maritime industry is inaugurating the service and operating station of RWE Innogy on Heligoland. Over a period of 20 years, the Nordsee Ost offshore wind farm is to be operated and serviced from here. The wind farm is currently being built approx. 30 kilometres north of Heligoland.more