News

December 2013

Approaches to Improve the Acceptance of Wind Farm Noise

Study on the annoyance of wind turbine noise characteristicsmore


December 2013

Advanced Outdoor Wind Test Facility Grand Opening

UL and West Texas A&M University announce the opening of large-scale wind turbine test facility in Canyon, Texasmore


November 2013

DEWI and RAWI Sign Cooperation Agreement

Highlights of the 5th National Conference of Russian Association of Wind Power Industry in Moscow (2013-11-08)more


September 2013

10 Years of DEWI-OCC in Cuxhaven

In the year 2003 the DEWI-OCC Offshore and Certification Centre, based in Cuxhaven, was founded by DEWI together with the city and the district of Cuxhaven. 10 years have now passed, and since last year DEWI-OCC is 100% owned by...more


September 2013

Further Expansion of DEWI Oldenburg Office

The high demand for the services of our micrositing and due diligence departments made it necessary to increase the number of employees at the Oldenburg office continuously. After the first expansion in summer 2011, the office is...more


August 2013

DEWI Wind Energy Course for the Summer School at the Jade Hochschule Wilhelmshaven

In co-operation with the Jade Hochschule, DEWI presented for the first time the module “Basics of Wind Energy Use” during the 4th American-German Summer School in Wilhelmshaven from August 6 to 16, 2013. Sixteen participants from...more


August 2013

New Measuring/Test Equipment and More Effective CFD Calculations

LVRT Testing Container New equipment acquired by DEWI GmbH includes two test systems for low-voltage ride-through (LVRT) measurements of wind turbines, photovoltaic systems, combined heat-and-power plants etc. The equipment...more

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August 2013

Another Active Managing Director

Since July 1, 2013, Francisco Martinez from UL has joined the DEWI group as another active managing director. Until his appointment as MD of DEWI he held the position of Vice President of Finance for Product Safety, based in USA....more

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August 2013

DEWI Magazin 43 and DEWI statistic for the first half of 2013 published

The August issue of DEWI Magazin (No. 43) has now been published as online edition on the DEWI homepage, and the print edition will soon be sent to all subscribers, as always with up-to-date and interesting technical/scientific...more

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August 2013

UL, Together with its Branches DEWI and DEWI-OCC, Selected as the Sole Foreign Testing Center for New & Renewable Energy Systems by the Korean Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy

UL to Offer International and Local Certification Service for Large Scale Wind Turbine Generating Systemsmore

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March 2013

New Head of Due Diligence

Sebastian Herzog has been appointed as new head of the Due Diligence department of DEWI, based in Oldenburg in February 2013. Sebastian Herzog is in the wind business since 2001 having worked for Energie­kontor, an wind farm...more

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March 2013

Windenergienutzung in Deutschland - Stand 31.12.2012

     Gesamte installierte Leistung:        davon Offshore  31.315 MW (22.962 WEA)320,3 MW (76 WEA)280,3 MW mit Netzanschluss      Neuinstallationen...more

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June 2012

UL Acquires Wind Energy Measurement and Certification Leaders DEWI and DEWI-OCC

Addition of global assessment, inspection and advisory services to expand UL’s capabilities in fast growing renewable energy sectormore

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May 2012

DEWI-OCC GmbH: Change in Management

There has been a change in management at DEWI-OCC. The shareholder meeting on 23. April 2012 decided unanimously to appoint Mr Hergen Bolte as successor of Managing Director Jürgen Kröning with effect from 1 May 2012. This change...more

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January 2012

Windenergienutzung in Deutschland - Stand 31.12.2011

     Gesamte installierte Leistung:29.075 MW (22.297 WEA)Neuinstallationen 2011:2.007,42 MW (895 WEA)  davon - Repowering 2011:238 MW (95 WEA)- Abbau 2011:123 MW (170 WEA)- Offshore 2011:  ...more

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August 2011

Bärbel Höhn, stellvertretende Vorsitzende der Bundestagsfraktion von Bündnis 90/Die Grünen, zu Besuch im DEWI

Bärbel Höhnstellv. Vorsitzende der Bundestagsfraktion von Bündnis 90/Die GrünenBildquelle: www.baerbel-hoehn.de (Zur Person, Pressefotos) Zu einem Informationsgespräch besuchte Bärbel Höhn, stellvertretende Vorsitzende der...more


August 2011

DEWI Magazin 39 online

The new issue (No 39) of the DEWI Magazin ist online. See Publications / DEWI Magazin.more


July 2011

Deutsche Windindustrie – Märkte erholen sich

Berlin, 27. Juli 2011  Im ersten Halbjahr 2011 wurden in Deutschland 356 Windenergieanlagen (WEA) mit zusammen rund 793 Megawatt (MW) Leistung neu installiert. Das ergab die aktuelle Herstellerbefragung des Deutschen...more


January 2011

Jahresbilanz Windenergie 2010

Inlandsmarkt muss gestärkt werdenmore


November 2010

Successful 10th German Wind Energy Conference

High quality of contributions at the DEWEK in Bremen attracted over 600 wind experts from 28 countries more


November 2010

DEWEK Press Release (17.11.2010)

10th German Wind Energy Conference DEWEK 2010Congress Centrum Bremen, 17 and 18 November 2010 More and more multi-national companies have discovered wind energy as a growth market and are getting involved in the production of...more


October 2010

Future Developments in Wind Energy Technology

From offshore logistics to installation More and more multi-national companies have discovered wind energy as a growth market and are getting involved in the production of wind turbines as well as the development and operation...more


September 2010

DEWI Turkey and Expansion of Other Branch Offices

With effect from June 1, DEWI has established another subsidiary in Izmir in order to meet the wishes and requirements of our customers in Turkey. Thus, DEWI now is represented with branch offices in seven countries in order to...more

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July 2010

Exportschlager Windenergie

Deutsche Windindustrie nutzt die Chancen des Weltmarktsmore


June 2010

20 Years of DEWI
Quality by Know-how

Wilhelmshaven, 17th of June 2010 In 1990, on the initiative of the former Minister of Economics, Walter Hirche, the government of the Federal State of Lower Saxony founded the German Wind Energy Institute (DEWI) in...more


May 2010

DEWI GmbH and SSC Montage GmbH sign cooperation agreement

Wilhelmshaven/Wildeshausen – DEWI GmbH and SSC Montage GmbH have signed a cooperation agreement for the services Technical Due Diligence and Consulting and will work together above all in the wind energy markets of Germany,...more


May 2010

New DEWI Office in Oldenburg

Today, 10th May 2010, DEWI opens a new office in Oldenburg from where our Micrositing and Due Diligence departments will operate from now on. One of the reasons for this move is the steady expansion of DEWI in recent years and...more


January 2010

Jahresbilanz Windenergie 2009: Inlandsmarkt zieht trotz Finanzkrise wieder an – Weltmarkt expandiert

Berlin, 27. Januar 2010: Trotz Wirtschaftskrise hat sich der deutsche Markt in 2009 erholt und verzeichnet wieder einen deutlichen Aufschwung. Auch der Weltmarkt wächst weiterhin, gaben der Bundesverband WindEnergie (BWE) und der...more


October 2009

North American Delegation Visits DEWI

On 9 October 2009 a North American delegation on a "Canada & USA wind energy business trip" organized by the German Chamber of Industry and Commerce visited DEWI GmbH. The delegation consisting of representatives...more


September 2009

Repowering-Leitfaden - Veröffentlichung

Der heute durch das Bundesumweltministerium sowie die U.A.N. veröffentlichte Repowering- Leitfaden bietet den Kommunen und Gemeinden umfassende Unterstützung. Er gibt mit konkreten Beispielen aus der Praxis Hinweise zur...more

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September 2009

Brazil: Creating a Test Site for CFD-Model Verification

Wind energy application is internationally seen as a very fast growing energy sector, gaining increasing importance in the electric energy supply of many countries. Reduction of CO2-emissions, limited conventional energy...more


March 2009

Change in the management of DEWI Spain

Mathias Thamhain, previous head of the DEWI subsidiary in Spain, has left the company with effect from 28 February 2009, in order to establish himself as a freelance consultant in the field of wind energy. His successor as branch...more


October 2008

New Partnership Agreement

DEWI and EGERES have signed a partnership agreement in June 2008 for combining their respective capabilities to develop business in Turkey. For this purpose, DEWI has given the exclusivity to EGERES to be the point of contact for...more


May 2008

Wind Energy Study 2008

Rapid growth predicted in the global wind energy market - Annual new installations worldwide will increase from 20 000 MW to 107 000 MW in the next ten years - Globally, there could be some 718 000 MW installed wind capacity by...more


February 2008

Dismounting of the Aeolus II in seconds

On 13.2.2008, at 3 p.m., the final seconds of the AEOLUS II in Wilhelmshaven began. An explosive charge placed at the bottom of the concrete tower brought the AEOLUS down within seconds. Tilting backwards with the back of the...more


September 2007

Delegation from Korea visits DEWI

During a trip organised by the Korean-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry in the run-up to the HusumWind 2007, a delegation of Korean experts visited DEWI GmbH in Wilhelmshaven on 17th September. In the visitors' building of...more


August 2007

WEICan/IBDA Inbound Trade Mission - Wind Energy 2007

17-Aug-2007 Expressions of Interest sought from interested parties WEICan, in conjunction with the Canada/Atlantic Provinces Agreement on International Business Development (IBDA), is pleased to announce 'Wind Energy 2007' and...more


June 2007

WEICan - DEWI agree exclusive framework agreement for the provision of Type Testing services in North America

DEWI and WEICan have agreed a framework agreement in accordance with which both parties will work together on an exclusive basis in order to provide the North American wind industry with Type Testing services. The formal signing...more

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