Research and Development: Interview with Prof. Dr. Carsten Fichter


Prof. Dr. Carsten Fichter of EnergieSynergie has been working with wpd windmanager in the field of research and development for many years. In the interview, he explains why the topic of research and development has become so important and which projects are currently being researched at wpd windmanager. Prof. Dr. Carsten Fichter, you have been […]

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Alone Together: Corona Virus and the Home Office


Exceptional state of affairs at the wpd windmanager offices worldwide. Where otherwise the colleagues are busy managing wind farms, the scenery is currently more reminiscent of a western movie. The only thing missing is John Wayne riding his horse through the international offices. Whistling a song. Where colleagues usually exchange ideas and the telephone lines […]

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Stormy February in the 24/7 Control Room


February 2020: A whole series of storms hit Germany from the Atlantic. The most prominent one, storm front Sabine, causes chaos with heavy squalls. Public transport is temporarily paralyzed, schools are closed, and even a German Bundesliga soccer game is cancelled. With Victoria and Yulia, more storm fronts follow immediately. Much to the delight of […]

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Operational Management for Wind Farm from IWB


For the Basel-based energy supply company IWB (Industrielle Werke Basel), wpd windmanager GmbH & Co. KG takes over the operational management for wind farm Hamwiede. The operational manager from Bremen is thus responsible for the commercial and technical management of seven Nordex N117 turbines with a total capacity of 16.8 megawatts. The wind farm in […]

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Commercial Management of Polish Wind Farm


Polish Portfolio of wpd windmanager Grows Macquarie’s Green Investment Group (GIG) and wpd windmanager GmbH & Co. KG expand their cooperation in Poland. wpd windmanager will take over the commercial management of Polish wind farm Zajączkowo  – a 48 MW project consisting of 24 Vestas V80 turbines in West Pomerania. At the Polish site in Poznan, […]

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Happy New Year, wpd windmanager Finland!


Puhumme suomea: We speak Finnish – this is the motto of wpd windmanager GmbH & Co. KG at the beginning of 2020. The operations manager of wind farms goes online with a further language version of its website just in time for the new year. In addition to German, English and French, Finnish wind farm […]

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International Wind Farm Management


When the Wind Always Blows – Worldwide Operations Management Double-digit sub-zero temperatures in Finnish Lapland. The wpd windmanager field service team from Oulu has just completed an inspection of the Kuolavaara-Keulakkopää wind farm. On snowmobiles, the service team travels through the meter-high snow back to the service base. The control room in Bremen has been […]

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DGUV Regulation 3 for Wind Turbines


WITH LOW VOLTAGE, MEDIUM VOLTAGE AND LIGHTNING PROTECTION ON THE SAFE SIDE Electrical installations, which also include wind turbines, transfer and transformer stations, must be inspected at least every four years in accordance with DGUV Regulation 3 or in accordance with hazard analysis. Non-compliance or improper execution may result in fines or criminal prosecution for […]

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Market-Leading in Croatia


wpd windmanager takes over operational management of wind farm Jasenice from KELAG The Croatian wind farm portfolio of wpd windmanager is growing. With the wind farm Jasenice, located around 40 kilometers northeast of Zadar, the Bremen based company with its location in Dubrovnik assumes the operational management of five Enercon E-70 turbines and a total […]

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Operational Management for Wind Farm with PPA


As of September 1, 2019, wpd windmanager GmbH & Co. KG takes over the operational management of the wind farm Plouguin in the French region of Brittany. For the wiwi consult GmbH & Co. KG the operational manager assumes the commercial and technical operations management. With its location in the French Arras wpd windmanager takes […]

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