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

Wind industry survey shows negative media impact on public understanding

03/03/2015 A survey of 2,000 adults carried out by OnePoll and commissioned by trade association RenewableUK has found that the British pu...

India to quadruple renewable power capacity by 2022

03/03/2015 In a move that some say will be difficult to follow through, India’s finance minister has announced that the nation aims to ins...

Report: Cost of offshore wind energy has fallen since 2011

27/02/2015 A report on the UK’s offshore wind industry has shown that the technology has come down 11 per cent in cost over the last three...

UK government targets renewables in £315m investment announcement

27/02/2015 The British government wants contracts awarded to renewable energy projects to generate over 1.1 GW of power for the country, o...

Statistic reveals five-year power generation trend for UK

26/02/2015 Fossil fuel power has been on the wane in the UK over the last five years, while output from wind power has more than trebled.

Iberdrola launches US expansion with $3bn purchase

26/02/2015 Spanish utility Iberdrola is to buy UIL Holdings Corp for in the region of $3bn to create a new listed power and electric utili...

German government tensions over Energiewende progress

26/02/2015 The junior partner in the German government, the Social Democrats, says that the country’s energy transition cannot be held up ...

How remotely operated aerial vehicles are changing the view of power and utility inspections

25/02/2015

Remotely operated aerial vehicles are increasingly being adopted as a site inspection tool.

Wind turbine blade design shift up a gear

25/02/2015

Designing new wind turbine blades involves considering changing industry conditions as well as addressing past problems.

European Commission renewables chief highlights importance of heating ahead of power

25/02/2015 The head official at the European Commission’s renewable directorate says the EU’S focus needs to shift away from electricity t...

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