News about wind energy
Oct 26, 2016 15:28 | Fredericia, Denmark – Dong Energy is the first company worldwide to have installed 1,000 offshore wind turbines. read more...
Oct 25, 2016 17:11 | Beijing – Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas has received an order for wind turbines placed by long-time customer CGN Wind Energy Limited for a project in southern China. read more...
Oct 25, 2016 17:06 | Paris - The International Energy Agency (IEA) said that it was significantly increasing its five-year growth forecast for renewables thanks to strong policy support in key countries and sharp cost reductions. read more...
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Oct 14, 2016 | Hamburg (renewablepress) - In September, Nordex was awarded six new contracts with a combined value of around EUR 64 million in its domestic market, bringing total new business in this region to over EUR 740 million in the year to date. Last month, Nordex customers ordered 17 multi-MW turbines. T... read more...
Oct 05, 2016 | Munich (renewablepress) - BayWa r.e. has sold its 29.7 MW Fraisthorpe wind farm, situated near Bridlington. The site has been acquired by funds managed by the UK investment fund manager Octopus Investments, one of the UK´s largest investors in renewable energy. This is the fifth successful wind farm... read more...
Concentrated Competence – wpd windmanager and BELFOR to develop integrated solution concept for average management
Oct 04, 2016 | Hamburg (renewablepress) - In the event of average to a wind turbine, every minute counts to minimize damages and ensuing costly endeavors. This will be ensured by the agreement that has been closed at the WindEnergy in Hamburg between wpd windmanager and BELFOR. If the 2wpd windmanager 24/7 control... 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.