News about wind energy
Aug 29, 2016 14:27 | Frankfurt - KfW IPEX-Bank and Helaba support the expansion of renewable energies in Uruguay with a loan of USD 160.3 million. read more...
Aug 19, 2016 22:02 | Aarhus‎ - The Board of Directors of Vestas Wind Systems A/S has decided to initiate a share buy-back programme of up to DKK 2,984 million (approximately EUR 400 million) to be executed during the period 18 August 2016 to 30 December 2016. read more...
Aug 11, 2016 09:17 | Aarhus, Denmark - Vestas has received a firm and unconditional order from E.ON for 139 V110-2.0 MW wind turbines. read more...
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Aug 26, 2016 | Hamburg (renewablepress) - The Nordex Group has confirmed that negotiations are currently being held with its partner Acciona Energia regarding a 183 MW wind farm in Chile. In the latest round of tenders on the Chilean energy market Acciona Energia - a close partner of the manufacturer - has bee... read more...
Aug 22, 2016 | Itzehoe (renewablepress) - German Accreditation body (DAkkS) has accredited M.O.E. GmbH as test laboratory for measurements at wind turbines according to DIN EN ISO/IEC 17025:2005. The scope comprises load measurements, performance measurements and acoustic measurements according to all relevant nat... read more...
Aug 08, 2016 | Taaleri orders eleven additional N131/3000 turbines Hamburg (renewablepress) - Good start to the third quarter for Northern Europe in Finland: The Nordex group has received a further call-off from its frame agreement with the Finnish asset management company, Taaleri. For the wind farm “Kivivaara... read more...
The wind energy sector is currently the most well-developed area of industry in the renewable energy sector around the world. Over the past 30 years, an efficient wind energy sector has developed due to the development of research and funding programmes in many countries. With its entry into the offshore wind energy market, what was previously a niche market has now become a global market with major prospects for exports and increasingly powerful wind turbines.
The website www.windindustry.com offers an introduction to companies and stakeholders from the wind energy sector, and to their offerings, products and range of services. In addition to industry stakeholders, a branch of research into wind energy has developed steadily with the establishment of research facilities around the world. Universities and educational institutions are offering new or expanded options for education and training in the domain of wind energy.
The stock index RENIXX World (Renewable Energy Industrial Index), which comprises the world’s 30 largest companies listed on the stock exchange, reflects the global market development of the renewable energy industry and specifically the wind energy sector. The calendar of events gives details of important trade fairs, events, seminars and conferences relating to wind power. Wind Jobs opportunities around the world are advertised on the Job Portal.