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

Siemens chief: Economies to rely on fossil fuels for next 20 years

29/09/2014 The chief executive of Siemens infrastructure group says that the world’s economies will continue to be powered by fossil fuels...

Trump says wind farm policy lost Scottish independence vote for SNP

26/09/2014 US billionaire Donald Trump believes that the Scottish National Party lost last week’s vote for independence because of its ene...

Alstom's 6 MW offshore wind turbine generates first kWh

25/09/2014

Alstom’s 6 MW offshore wind turbine, the Haliade 150, has produced its first kWh of power, the company has announced.

Wind power to grow by 25 per cent this year say trade groups

24/09/2014 Wind power is seen by OEMs as the driving force behind the global transition to a lower-carbon energy mix, according to two Ger...

Masdar buys stake in UK offshore wind farm

24/09/2014

Abu Dhabi renewables company Masdar has taken a £525m ($860m) stake in a UK offshore wind farm.

Offshore wind's new battleground

22/09/2014 If offshore wind is to maintain its pace of growth and compete without subsidy, then the cost of electricity generated from fut...

Europe's largest battery park comes online

22/09/2014

Europe's biggest commercial battery power plant has come online in Germany.

Scottish ‘yes’ vote could derail renewables investment says report

18/09/2014 As Scotland goes to the polls to decide whether to remain in the UK or become an independent nation, a report published this we...

EDF boss warns staff over Scotland independence

17/09/2014 Vincent de Rivaz, the boss of EDF Energy in the UK, has urged his staff in Scotland to think of the company’s interests when th...

Global offshore wind to grow fivefold says report

16/09/2014 The global offshore wind market is expected to increase more than fivefold from 7.1 GW in 2013 to 39.9 GW by 2020, according to...

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