New Vestas production company named preferred bidder for Navitus Bay wind farm

MHI Vestas production area

Good news for blade manufacturing on the Isle of Wight as MHI Vestas Offshore Wind is named as preferred bidder for the proposed Navitus Bay wind farm.

Thursday, 21st May, 2015 10:10am

By IW Council Press Office with 37 readers' comments

IW-made blades for world’s most powerful wind turbine start journey

Vestas V164 80m tubine blade

Good to know there's world-leading engineering happening on the Island.

Wednesday, 11th December, 2013 6:22pm

By Simon Perry with 10 readers' comments

VentnorBlog Wins ‘Best Forensic Reporting’ Award

VentnorBlog Wins ‘Best Forensic Reporting’ Award

It's always good to be recognised for innovation and hard work

Wednesday, 6th April, 2011 5:52pm

By Sal and Simon with 14 readers' comments

Vestas Face Class Action Law Suit

Vestas Face Class Action Law Suit

Vesta face class action from US pension fund

Tuesday, 22nd March, 2011 9:52am

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Featured on BBCR4 World Tonight Programme

Isle of Wight Featured on BBCR4 World Tonight Programme

Listen to radio feature about the Island

Saturday, 18th September, 2010 6:50pm

By Sally Perry with 9 readers' comments

Vesta Protest: Peaceful Eviction Concludes

Vesta Protest: Peaceful Eviction Concludes

Bailiffs removed protesters from the Magic Roundabout.

Friday, 27th November, 2009 2:25pm

By Sally Perry with 35 readers' comments

Vestas Protest: Marine Gate Blockade Moved by Police (photos) UPDATE 2

Vestas Protest: Marine Gate Blockade Moved by Police (photos) UPDATE 2

Early this morning, a large number of Police were in attendance at the riverside gate of the Vestas Blade plant in Newport. The blockade of protesters, who have been camping on the tow path over

Tuesday, 22nd September, 2009 11:28am

By Sally Perry with 38 readers' comments

Vestas Protest: Vestas Take Legal Action to Move Blockade

Vestas attempt legal action to remove the blockade from Marine Gate in Newport.

Thursday, 17th September, 2009 9:17pm

By Sally Perry with 13 readers' comments

Vestas Protest: Day of Action Events Around The UK

Vestas Protest: Day of Action Events Around The UK

There are lots of events taking place around the UK today in support of the Vestas protest.

Thursday, 17th September, 2009 12:16pm

By Rachael Brooks

Vestas Protest: National Day of Action

Vestas Protest: National Day of Action

There is another National Day of Action taking place across the UK in support of ex-Vestas workers.

Thursday, 17th September, 2009 8:40am

By Sally Perry

Vestas Protest: Arrested Crane Occupiers Charged: Updated

The four people, three women and one man who yesterday occupied cranes in Dock 4 Southampton were charged this afternoon with aggravated trespass. They were arrested yesterday evening after climbing the cranes and occupying them

Wednesday, 16th September, 2009 5:28pm

By Sally Perry with 24 readers' comments

Vestas Protest: Friends of the Earth Display

Vestas Protest: Friends of the Earth Display

Friends of the Earth joins forces with Islanders to raise awareness for green issues.

Wednesday, 16th September, 2009 2:31pm

By Rachael Brooks with one comment