Gamesa back in wind top-five as GE drops out - analysts

Spanish wind turbine manufacturer Gamesa broke back into the top-five wind turbine manufacturers by annual deliveries in 2011, according to analysts IHS-Emerging Energy Research.

Gamesa was in fourth place, with turbine deliveries of 3.31GW in 2011, compared to the eighth spot it managed in 2010, IHS-EER says. Gamesa’s market share increased by 1.6% to 8%.

Denmark’s Vestas once again retained its top spot, with deliveries of 5.22GW, or 12.7% of the total market. However, that was down on the 5.85GW it notched up in the previous year and its market share fell by 2%.

China’s Sinovel – which had been widely tipped to knock Vestas off the top spot in 2011 – stalled Log in to read complete article.

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