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Ørsted and BP plan massive wind-powered renewable hydrogen project

Wind Power Monthly - Tue, 11/10/2020 - 15:00
Companies agree deal for potential large-scale renewable hydrogen project at BP's Lingen Refinery in north-west Germany
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Price set at $58/MWh for Massachusetts offshore wind farm

Wind Power Monthly - Tue, 11/10/2020 - 11:57
Shell and EDP Renewables’ 804MW Mayflower Wind project will generate electricity for $58.47/MWh (in 2019 prices) over its 20-year lifetime
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Nordex reissues 2020 financial guidance

Wind Power Monthly - Tue, 11/10/2020 - 10:01
Nordex expects a year-on-year increase in consolidated sales in 2020, but expects to see its operating profit margin squeezed
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Wind and solar could overtake gas and coal by 2024

Wind Power Monthly - Mon, 11/09/2020 - 15:49
The International Energy Agency forecasts renewable energy capacity additions will reach record levels this year, while other energy sectors have struggled
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'Radically different vision': Wind industry reacts to Biden win

Wind Power Monthly - Mon, 11/09/2020 - 11:42
Key industry voices offer reactions as US president-elect Joe Biden pushes forward with plans for office
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Vestas in line to supply mystery mega-project in Latin America

Wind Power Monthly - Mon, 11/09/2020 - 11:29
If confirmed, Vestas' latest Latin American deal would push its order book in the region over the 5GW mark
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'2020 Division' Miniseries Event Concludes Tonight as Election Results Begin to Pour In, Polls Across U.S. Still Open

Global Warming - Mon, 11/09/2020 - 08:00
Barbara Taber is proud to present the continuation of her special podcasting event, '2020 Division.' This mini-series is part of her larger media effort, the acclaimed online sensation, Take It Or Leave It.

Russia to slash support and increase fines for new wind farms

Wind Power Monthly - Fri, 11/06/2020 - 11:47
Government proposes halving support for new projects while mandating 100% local content and increasing fines for late commissioning
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Wind shares recover with Biden on the brink

Wind Power Monthly - Fri, 11/06/2020 - 11:25
After prices plummeted earlier this week, wind power shareholders recover their confidence as Joe Biden edges ever closer to the White House
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'Wind will be the backbone of future energy systems', WindEurope CEO

Wind Power Monthly - Fri, 11/06/2020 - 08:23
In a wide-ranging interview, WindEurope head Giles Dickson assesses the current and near-future state of play for wind power
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Iberdrola pinpoints wind in €75 billion investment to double renewables capacity

Wind Power Monthly - Thu, 11/05/2020 - 11:48
Spain-based utility aims its money at the energy transition and economic recovery with an investment plan targeting 30GW of wind to boost its total renewables capacity to 60GW by 2025
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Blade repair robot performs offshore wind's 'moon walk'

Wind Power Monthly - Thu, 11/05/2020 - 11:46
A six-legged inspect-and-repair robot repeatedly scaled a vertically positioned blade on an offshore demonstration turbine, proving its real-world capabilities
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Coronavirus pandemic sends Siemens Gamesa to €900 million full-year loss

Wind Power Monthly - Thu, 11/05/2020 - 10:45
Siemens Gamesa reported a net loss of €918 million in its 2020 fiscal year, down from a €140 million net profit in the previous, global pandemic-free year
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IAEA Quality Control Team Heads To Fukushima NPP

Nuclear Power - Wed, 11/04/2020 - 17:58
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has commissioned Japanese experts to independently observe and document the collection of seawater, marine sediment, and fish samples from coastal waters in Fukushima Prefecture, Japan.(read more)

IAEA Evaluates SMR Technology

Nuclear Power - Wed, 11/04/2020 - 17:21
A new IAEA publication explores the role of small modular reactors (SMRs), around the globe, calling the plan to custom fit factory-built reactors into niche markets a potential game-changer in the challenge of lowering greenhouse gas emissions.(read more)

Ostrovets 1 Connected To Belarusian Grid

Nuclear Power - Wed, 11/04/2020 - 16:47
Three minutes past noon on November 3., the first commercial nuclear reactor built in Belarus, Ostrovets 1, was connected to the grid, Russian industrial giant Rosatom announced.(read more)

America's four biggest wind power states back Trump - updated

Wind Power Monthly - Wed, 11/04/2020 - 15:24
The polls have closed but the counting continues. We look at how the US' biggest and fastest-growing wind power states cast their votes
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Wind power shares fall as investors factor-in Trump victory

Wind Power Monthly - Wed, 11/04/2020 - 12:06
Vestas, Siemens Gamesa, Nordex and European developers active in the US wind power market all saw share prices open below yesterday's as polls closed
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‘Giant waves’ from hurricane Epsilon knock down Saitec floating wind turbine in Spain

Wind Power Monthly - Wed, 11/04/2020 - 12:01
Ten metre high waves broke and capsized a wind turbine prototype as a storm crashed into northern Spain causing damage along the coast
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Vestas' Q3 profits squeezed despite record turbine deliveries

Wind Power Monthly - Wed, 11/04/2020 - 10:44
Vestas CEO Henrik Andersen said the coronavirus pandemic continued to impact the Danish manufacturer in Q3
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