Wind

TPWind holds first public conference today
The european Wind Energy Technology Platform (TPWind) will hold its first public event today. The conference of around 150 EU wind energy researchers, experts and other operators and stakeholders will ...
Gamesa opens offshore wind R&D centre in Glasgow
Scotland A new €14 million centre to develop next-generation offshore wind technology in Scotland has been officially opened by First Minister Alex Salmond and Jorge Calvet, Chairman and CEO of leading international ...
Gamesa sells 60 MW wind farm in Poland

Gamesa has sold a 60 MW wind farm that is currently under development to Polish power company PGE Energia Odnawialna (PGE EO), the renewable energy subsidiary of Poland’s largest utility, PGE.

Big strides for offshore giants
The potential of offshore wind is driving the development of a new generation of giants. There are open discussions about 20-MW turbines; ten times more powerful than the current standard, and although ...
GWEC gives Husum trade fair a boost
The Global Wind Energy Association (GWEC) has extended its partnership with Husum WindEnergy for two more trade fairs up to 2014. According to GWEC, the aim of this collaboration is “to strengthen ...
Wind power on the up… literally
The wind industry is expanding its horizons upwards! GL Garrad Hassan has published its first market report on high altitude wind energy, concluding that tapping into high velocity, stable air currents ...
Stadtwerke Munchen, wpd enter into wind joint venture
German wind energy developer wpd and utility Stadtwerke Munchen (SWM) have entered into a joint venture through which they plan to invest €1 billion in projects throughout twelve european countries ...