News about wind energy
Jul 20, 2017 10:15 | Aarhus, Denmark - With the Larimar II project, Vestas has received orders for 131 MW in the Dominican Republic, consolidating the companys leading position in the Caribbean country. read more...
Jul 18, 2017 12:11 | London, UK - EDF Energy Renewables (EDF ER) has bought 11 wind farm sites from Partnerships for Renewables, a development and asset management company. The sites in Scotland have a potential capacity of 600 MW. read more...
Jul 17, 2017 15:28 | Fredericia, Denmark - As part of its ongoing commitment to bring cleaner energy to its customers, Dominion Energy Virginia is moving forward on the mid-Atlanticâ€™s first offshore wind project in a federal lease area. read more...
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May 12, 2017 | • At EUR 16.5 million, net profit has more than doubled • Finland significantly contributes to 2017 success • Highest number ever of wind farms under construction Wiesbaden (renewablepress) - According to the ABO Wind Managing Board, the annual result of 2016 underlines the company´s sunny outl... read more...
May 11, 2017 | • Sales of EUR 648.4 million achieved • Strong growth in service business • EBITDA margin of 7.9% • 2017 guidance confirmed Hamburg (renewablepress) - The Nordex Group (ISIN: DE000A0D6554) performed in line with its expectations in the first quarter of 2017. Sales amounted to EUR 648.4 millio... read more...
May 10, 2017 | • First quarter of 2017 characterised by a number of successes • All significant financial figures of the first three months of 2017 above the previous year’s values Cuxhaven (renewablepress) - The wind farm developer PNE WIND started the new year with strong tailwinds. In particular, in the... 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.