News about wind energy
Sep 18, 2017 10:15 | Zamudio, Spain - Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has secured an agreement for the supply of 300 MW in China, one of its largest ever in this market. read more...
Sep 13, 2017 09:21 | Fredericia, Denmark - DONG Energy has been awarded a contract to build its Hornsea Project Two offshore wind farm, at the lowest-ever price for offshore wind in the UK. read more...
Sep 05, 2017 16:54 | Hamburg – German wind turbine manufacturer Nordex has adopted a cost-cutting programme to respond to the continuing decline in demand and the sharp change in market conditions in its core market Germany as well as in other European countries, as already announced before. read more...
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Sep 19, 2017 | - Argentina’s measures to support renewable energy projects Husum (renewablepress) - The installation of 10 Gigawatt (GW) renewable energy capacity until 2025 is the target of Argentina’s current renewable energy plan called RENOVAR. The actual capacity installed is 1 GW, with many projects curre... read more...
Deutsche Windtechnik expands its strategic partnership with European Energy A/S at the Husum Wind trade fair
Sep 15, 2017 | Husum (renewablepress) - The independent service provider Deutsche Windtechnik and the Danish project developer and operator European Energy A/S are expanding their cooperation in the area of onshore maintenance. The companies already have a number of existing agreements, and representatives of both... read more...
Sep 14, 2017 | Hamburg, Didsbury (renewablepress) - After installing and commissioning a total of 862 turbines in the UK and Ireland, the Nordex Group has now reached the 2 GW milestone of installed capacity in these two countries. Just under 1.5 GW of this is in the UK as well as what is fast approaching 600MW ... 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.