Renewable Wind Power Generation

Wind power generation has become a significant renewable energy source in countries diversifying their energy sources. Wind farms and offshore wind projects provide bursts of wind electricity which must be integrated in the power grid correctly.

Wind Power News

Green light for $2.16bn subsea power link

27/03/2015

The deal will enable Britain to benefit from Norwegian hydroelectric power, when the country’s own wind energy runs low.

Nexans to reinforce Belgian grid

24/03/2015 Elia, the Belgian Transmission System Operator (TSO), has selected Nexans extra-high voltage cable systems for the major Stevin...

India takes first steps toward offshore wind

23/03/2015

India has begun the process of evaluating offshore wind potential off the coast of Gujarat and Tamil Nadu states.

ABB wins $900m Nordlink interconnection deal

20/03/2015 ABB has won orders worth around $900m for engineering work on NordLink, the first interconnection between the Norwegian and Ger...

AfDB says western nations ‘hypocritical’ in decision to rule out funding coal power

20/03/2015 The head of the African Development Bank’s (AfDB) is defending his decision to continue financing coal-fired power plants, desp...

EWEA CEO steps down from association after two years of service

19/03/2015 European Wind Energy Association Chief Executive Officer Thomas Becker is stepping down as the head of the association for pers...

The T&D challenge of grid expansion

18/03/2015 Deciding the best route and technology for new high voltage power transmission lines means balancing conflicting technical, soc...

India power minister talks up $100bn renewable energy ambitions

18/03/2015 India's Minister for Power, Coal and New & Renewable Energy, Piyush Goyal, talks about the country's energy challenges and ...

Eleclink project progressing as European interconnection drive moves ahead

16/03/2015

Global energy emissions stalled in 2014 for first time in 40 years

13/03/2015 Global emissions of carbon dioxide from the energy sector stalled in 2014, according to data from the International Energy Agen...

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