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

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...

China tops renewables investment poll but UK slips down


China is now the top destination for renewables investment in the world according to an influential poll published today.

Alstom begins construction on 90 MW Polish wind farm


One of Poland's largest wind power projects, and the first for Alstom in the country, began construction this week.

Causes of wind turbine blade failure revealed

10/09/2014 New analysis from specialist renewable energy insurance company GCube Underwriting Ltd reveals the major causes of wind turbine...

ABB announces move away from EPC to focus on core business

09/09/2014 Swiss engineering group ABB has announced that it is restructuring its business model under new CEO Ulrich Spiesshofer, who ste...

The Nordics: a utilities utopia?

08/09/2014 Imagine a land protected from the global economic crisis where there is a huge surplus of power and energy, creating un-paralle...

RWE Innogy opts to sell North Sea wind portfolio for $1.6bn

05/09/2014 Northland Power is to buy 85 per cent of offshore wind power projects from top German utility, RWE, at an estimated cost of $1....

German construction giant blames Energiewende for gloomy outlook

04/09/2014 Bilfinger, one of Germany’s largest construction groups, has delivered a third profit warning since June, and has apportioned s...

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