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

UK gas generation down despite rise in demand

27/01/2015 Coal has surpassed gas in powering Britain’s electricity grid this winter according to statistics compiled by energy data speci...

A crucial juncture for world energy: IEA outlook for renewables, coal, gas and nuclear

23/01/2015 With global energy demand projected to increase by 37 per cent by 2040, new and existing power generation technologies competin...

Drax biomass power boosted by EU approval

23/01/2015 There was a surge in shares for Drax yesterday following European Union approval of UK government aid that will compensate for ...

Solar PV and windpower will slash water use in GCC says report

21/01/2015 Hitting the renewable energy targets of the Gulf Cooperation Council region will result in a 22 per cent cut in water consumpti...

Reflections from breakthrough marine energy trials

19/01/2015 The marine power plant Deep Green has now been producing electricity for more than a year, and Minesto’s founder and CEO Anders...

Egypt plans diversification of power mix

19/01/2015

Cairo is planning to produce 4300 MW of electricity from renewable sources over the next three years.

Project targets new insulation for renewable energy power cables

15/01/2015 A collaboration between the UK research centre Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult and technology company GnoSys Global is devel...

Vattenfall to set up new wind business unit as part of re-jig

15/01/2015

Swedish utility Vattenfall is creating a dedicated wind business unit as part of an overall reorganisation of the company.

Merkel shoots down payments to gas and coal power utilities

15/01/2015 Chancellor Angela Merkel has told a convention organised by the German Renewable Energy Federation (BFE) that she is not in fav...

GDF looks to double renewable capacity in a decade

14/01/2015 Europe’s largest gas network operator is seeking to expand its European renewable power generation capacity to double its prese...

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