Development, financing, construction and operation of wind and solar projects

Wind energy projects are complex feats of planning. wpd supports onshore projects across all phases to ensure that targets are hit and profitability guaranteed.

Wind onshore Germany Wind onshore international

Offshore wind farms represent an essential component in the decarbonisation of electricity generation. Here wpd can build on its successes around the world, its wealth of experience and efficient alliances.

Wind offshore

Solar energy constitutes a further important contribution towards the success of the energy turnaround. wpd is also operating worldwide in this growing market and expanding its portfolio.

Solar
4,450 MW
installed capacity
2,200
members of staff
Project pipeline of
8,750 MW
wind onshore
Project pipeline of
7,250 MW
wind offshore
2,200
wind turbines erected
21
countries worldwide
Project pipeline of
825 MW
photovoltaic

wpd plans and operates wind projects on- and offshore as well as solar projects in Germany, Europe, Asia and on the American continent. We support projects for their whole duration, from the first idea to dismantling or possible repowering. We lease space, design the wind or solar parks in accordance with their individual requirements, take care of the permissions, structure the finance, secure the best terms for purchasing the technical equipment and guarantee that the project will run smoothly.

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Experts in our in-house control room monitor wind farms and transformer substations around the world with the aid of wpd windmanager.

Stay on the inside track with our company magazine “wpd inside”. We provide information on the company’s current projects and new developments, and offer insights into the wind energy sector.

Top themes September 2019:

  • To a good relationship between conservation and climate protection
  • Together for the long haul – Malleco wind farm in Chile taking shape
  • wpd in Asia – On course for success with almost 2,800 MW
  • When the wind always blows – Operational management worldwide

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„We opted for wpd – and that was the right decision: all promises and agreements were kept. The company always looked after us and maintained personal contact.“

 

Dieter Langmaack
Mayor of the town of Lübberstedt / Lower Saxony

„Over half of all wind projects require a strong anchor investor as well as a regional project developer. wpd has distinguished itself here as a reliable partner in numerous projects and offers us great experience in the areas of development, finance, construction and operation.“

 

Bernd Jeske
Managing Director of naturwind

“Since starting a business partnership with wpd in Taiwan in 2017 our companies have established a successful cooperation. As our highly efficient solar modules are awarded with the coveted Voluntary Product Certification (VPC) Canadian Solar Manufacturing  and wpd complement one another for realizing solar PV projects in Taiwan.”

Hans Liu
Commercial GM of Taiwan
Canadian Solar Manufacturing Taiwan Co., Ltd.

„wpd is one of the leading wind developers in the world and an excellent counterparty to work with. Our relationship is characterized by professionalism, transparency and trust.“

Carly Magee
Foresight Group
Partner

“We have implemented the Energy Savings Certificate in the boroughs of Hambergen and Lübberstedt together with wpd and Bremer Landesbank. This form of financial participation on the part of citizens ties the residents around a wind farm directly into the project, allowing them to share in it. Tailormade models for all concerned – we are happy to support this approach by wpd.”

Marcus Tscheu
Kreissparkasse Osterholz
Director of Sales Management Department

“In the course of the realization of solar energy projects, Rich Power Development ensures the preparation of all equipment except for modules and inverters. Along with wpd we successfully pursued our joint goal of finishing a project on time.”

Chia-Jui Su
President
Rich Power Development Co., Ltd.

“We support wpd as a reliable partner for the technical operation of photovoltaic systems. Thanks to our worldwide commitment, we have the necessary experience to achieve the best results together. The collaboration between Raising Power and wpd in Taiwan is a classic example of productive cooperation.”

Simon Wecht
Head of Operations Center
Raising Power

“We have so far been able to implement onshore projects with wpd AG on three different continents, namely in Chile, Taiwan, Croatia, Spain, Sweden and Finland. In the offshore segment, we have together arranged finance in Asia and Europe. We appreciate wpd AG as an experienced developer and operator in the construction and operation of wind farms – we look forward to upcoming assignments and projects.“

Peter Schäfer
KfW IPEX-Bank
Team Head Windpower, Director

As a dedicated company, wpd offers exciting fields of activity surrounding the development, financing, construction and operation of solar projects and wind farms on land and at sea.

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