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.

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Mixed reaction to EU climate change agreement


There has been a mixed reaction to the last night’s European Union agreement on climate change targets.

ICIS outlines winter challenges to UK wholesale market

24/10/2014 Market information provider, ICIS, is reporting a consistent influence on the UK wholesale energy market from factors such as t...

Last ditch compromises help deliver world’s most ambitious climate target

24/10/2014 European Commission President Jose Barroso told a press conference last night that other nations must “step up to the plate,” a...

EU energy interconnector goal set to be shelved

23/10/2014 An ongoing disagreement between Spain, Portugal and France has meant the European Union will be unable to go ahead with plans t...

War of words at UK department of energy


The UK’s energy secretary, Ed Davey, has berated the Conservative Party for their pledge to end wind subsidies.

Masdar to build GCC’s first large scale wind farm

22/10/2014 Abu Dhabi renewable energy company Masdar today signed a deal to build a $125m large-scale wind farm in Oman – the first such p...

China wind sector to post record growth


China’s wind sector is set to post record growth this year despite persistent challenges, new analysis has found.

Power Engineering International Newscast


Kelvin Ross presents this week's newscast - a round-up of the latest headlines being discussed in power industry circles.

Vestas plans new inroads in Chinese wind market

21/10/2014 Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas is strategizing to increase its market penetration in China, where it currently lags be...

Return of high winds set to boost UK capacity margin

20/10/2014 The fire that saw half of the Didcot B power plant taken off the grid this week will not threaten the UK’s energy security as h...

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