News

03 October 2018

3 October - 'Leidens Relief'

News: 3 October - 'Leidens Relief'

Today, our HQ’s usual view of the 275 year old wind mill is acompanied by a ferris wheel. The city of Leiden celebrates their annual ‘Leidens Ontzet’, or Leidens Relief… »

21 September 2018

IX Wind and Sif join forces in Taiwan

News: IX Wind and Sif join forces in Taiwan

Sif and IX Wind have announced that from September 2018 IX will be supporting Sif in their deployment in Taiwan, making the offshore wind  industry in Taiwan more accessible for the internationally leading offshore foundation manufacturer  from the Netherlands. At the moment, Sif is predominately active in north-western Europe, but is actively expanding its business to other continents. »

03 August 2018

Excursion to Westermeer Wind farm with RIOE

News: Excursion to Westermeer Wind farm with RIOE

IX had the honor of organising and partaking in a guided tour to the Westermeer Wind farm with a delegation of the Research Institue for Ocean Economics (RIOE) from Tokyo, Japan. The tour was part of a program the group followed during their visit the Netherlands on offshore Wind energy. »

08 June 2018

Behind the Scenes of Windplan Blauw

News: Behind the Scenes of Windplan Blauw

On behalf of IX, Tom is currently working for Windunie and Vattenfall on Windplan Blauw in Swifterbant, the Netherlands. He tells about our involvement on the subject of archaeology. »

04 June 2018

IX opens Asian office

News: IX opens Asian office

As of June 1st, 2018, the wind power consultancy and engineering company IX Wind, formally known as Independent eXperts, has opened an office in Taipei, Taiwan. »

23 May 2018

IX at WindDays2018

News: IX at WindDays2018

IX will be attending WindDays2018 at the WTC Rotterdam on 13 and 14th june. We will be there among the 70 exhibitors to meet many fellow wind energy experts, discuss the latest developments in the on- and offshore wind industry and ofcourse create mutual business opportunities. »

30 April 2018

Taiwan Selects Eleven Offshore Wind Projects

News: Taiwan Selects Eleven Offshore Wind Projects

Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) has awarded grid capacity to eleven offshore wind projects under the first process of its kind in Taiwan. It had awarded a total of 3,836MW of grid connection capacity to eleven offshore wind farms proposed by seven developers. »

23 March 2018

New offshore wind general waters bill approved by Japanese Cabinet

News: New offshore wind general waters bill approved by Japanese Cabinet

On 9 March 2018, the new bill for the use of Japan’s general waters for offshore wind projects was officially approved by the Japanese Cabinet. Up until now, there was no legislation for offshore wind farms in general waters. IX has been involved in Japanese offshore wind projects since the beginning in 2012 and has high expectations for the future with this new bill! »

20 March 2018

First subsidy free wind farm

News: First subsidy free wind farm

IX congratulates Nuon for winning the permit on the first subsidy free wind farm, due in 2022! The Netherlands is building offshore wind farms. Today Chinook C.V., a subsidiary company of Nuon, has been awarded a permit to construct and operate the windfarm at Sites I and II of the Hollandse Kust (Zuid) Wind Farm Zone without subsidy. »

01 February 2018

New beginnings

News: New beginnings

As of today (1. february 2018), the IX main office has moved office to a new location in Leiden! The new address is: Lammermarkt 102, 2312 CW Leiden, The Netherlands. And a new beginning calls for an upgrade. Therefor IX presents the new company logo! Maintaining the familiarity of the previous logo, the restyled logo expresses IX’ dynamics and flexibility as an organisation. With this renewed trademark to carry the name of IX, we keep moving forward, bridging worlds in wind. »