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Borssele 1 & 2 offshore 752MW wind farm now fully online

12 hours 51 min ago
Ørsted's first Dutch offshore wind farm has been fully commissioned, making it the largest in the Netherlands and the second biggest globally
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Warning over heavy lift vessel 'bottleneck' for offshore wind

Thu, 11/26/2020 - 16:23
Analysis from Rystad Energy indicates demand from offshore wind's development pipeline is outpacing the number vessels capable of installing large components
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Repsol plans to grow wind fleet in new 'low-carbon' unit

Thu, 11/26/2020 - 16:20
Wind is due to play a key role in Repsol increasing its 'low carbon generation' fleet, but the majority of the Spanish oil major's investments through to 2025 will still be in carbon-intensive activities
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SSE and Equinor secure 'world's largest offshore wind project financing'

Thu, 11/26/2020 - 11:38
Banks and export credit agencies from around the world have now backed the first two 1.2GW phases of SSE and Equinor's Dogger Bank wind farm in the North Sea
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Siemens Gamesa to supply subsidy-free Canadian wind farm

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 15:32
Berkshire Hathaway Energy's Rattlesnake Ridge wind farm in Alberta will receive no public money, subsidy or tax benefit
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Vestas to fund start-ups through new venture capital arm

Wed, 11/25/2020 - 10:15
Vestas plans to invest in early-stage start-ups within sustainable energy around the world through its new corporate venture capital arm, Vestas Ventures
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Enel looks to triple renewables capacity by 2030

Tue, 11/24/2020 - 17:03
Enel plans to invest about €70 billion in renewable energy in the next decade, boosting renewables capacity from about 45GW at present to 120GW by 2030
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Wind developers avoid latest German wind-solar PV tender

Tue, 11/24/2020 - 16:24
No wind power developer has ever been successful in Germany’s technology-neutral tenders, which pit wind and solar PV against one another
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WPM & Castrol Infographic: The future of wind power

Tue, 11/24/2020 - 13:09
Download this Wind Power Monthly and Castrol infographic, as we highlight how the renewables market is set to thrive in 2021 and how the latest lubricants and technology can help the journey.
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Ørsted joins flurry of offshore wind projects in South Korea

Tue, 11/24/2020 - 11:30
Ørsted aims to develop South Korean offshore wind projects with a potential capacity of up to 1.6GW off the coast of Incheon City
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UK offshore wind to compete in own CfD tender round

Tue, 11/24/2020 - 11:22
The UK government hopes to award contracts to 12GW of renewable energy capacity in the next auction rounds, which are scheduled for late 2021
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India and the UK break into EY's top five investment markets

Tue, 11/24/2020 - 07:28
Australia, India and the UK continue a march up the top table of investment markets in EY's renewable energy country attractiveness index (Recai)
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Europe’s ‘hidden demand’ for green hydrogen could hit 1,400TWh

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 14:28
Demand could see the technology become mainstream in three years according to a report from a new coalition backed by WindEurope, Nordex and RWE Renewables
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RWE to sell 49% stake in Humber Gateway wind farm

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 12:03
RWE continues its strategy of selling stakes in its offshore wind assets to fund investments in further renewable energy development
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Vestas launches probe as newly installed V150 collapses in Sweden

Mon, 11/23/2020 - 10:49
Vestas and developer Wpd have launched investigation after a newly installed Vestas V150 turbine collapsed at a Swedish wind farm over the weekend
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GE 'in talks' to set up UK offshore wind turbine factory

Fri, 11/20/2020 - 13:03
GE Renewable Energy is understood to be negotiating with UK government officials over a wind turbine factory in north-east England or eastern Scotland
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ORE Catapult plans 3D wind turbine blade printing

Fri, 11/20/2020 - 12:13
The UK’s Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult will invest in a prototype blade manufacturing facility that uses additive manufacturing
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‘Wind turbines don’t turn forever’: Industry issues new end-of-life guidance

Fri, 11/20/2020 - 11:58
WindEurope has issued new guidance on dismantling onshore turbines, many thousands of which are due to be decommissioned over the next three years
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‘Melting’ blades offer glimpse of recyclable future

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 14:37
A thermoplastic composite turbine blade could “transform” the wind industry following validation at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
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Offshore wind construction rules 'need major shift' to hit 300GW target

Thu, 11/19/2020 - 12:20
The EU’s wind industry has warmly welcomed the EU Commission’s plans for 300GW of offshore wind by 2050, but it warns that money alone won’t solve the ‘mammoth task ahead’
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