News about wind energy
Nov 24, 2017 09:45 | Stavanger, Norway - Operator Statoil and its partners Masdar and Statkraft officially opened the Dudgeon offshore wind farm in Great Yarmouth, UK. read more...
Nov 21, 2017 15:06 | Hamburg, Germany - Luxcara, specialized in asset management for renewable energy investments, has announced the completion of the Norwegian onshore wind farm “Egersund”. The project was secured in December 2015 for a portfolio of institutional investors. read more...
Nov 21, 2017 13:44 | London, UK - Legal & General announces that it has provided close to £300m of long-term acquisition debt in support of Danish pension funds, PKA and PFA consortium’s approx £2bn purchase of 50% of Walney Extension from Ørsted (the former Dong Energy). read more...
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Higher yield even in sound-optimised operating mode: Nordex offers new sound concept, now also for existing turbines
Nov 23, 2017 | Hamburg (renewablepress) - For Generation Delta turbines, the Nordex Group offers solutions specifically for noise-sensitive sites, which increase turbine output while maintaining sound emissions at the same level. The manufacturer is now widening this range with the "Xtended Power Sound Concept" so... read more...
Nov 21, 2017 | - The National Metrology Institute of Germany profits of WindGuard´s wind tunnel experience in new „PTB Competence Center Wind“ Varel/Braunschweig (renewablepress) - Deutsche WindGuard Wind Tunnel Services developed a special wind tunnel for the national metrology institute of Germany (PTB). The ... read more...
Nov 15, 2017 | • Focus on the entire value added chain of renewable energies • Improve margins and reduce volatility • New markets and technologies Cuxhaven/Frankfurt (renewablepress) - PNE WIND AG is strategically realigning its operative business and putting its activities on a much broader basis, both nat... 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.