News about wind energy
Sep 10, 2018 17:13 | London, UK - On Friday last week (7 September 2018) the European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre, with the world's largest turbine capacity, was inaugurated in the presence of Vattenfall`s CEO Magnus Hall and Nicola Sturgeon, First Minister of Scotland. read more...
Aug 27, 2018 11:11 | Edinburgh, Scotland - Following the announcement in October 2017 of the selection of MHI Vestas as preferred turbine supplier for the Moray East offshore wind project, Moray East has signed a conditional agreement with MHI Vestas Offshore Wind for the supply and installation of 100 MHI Vestas V164-9.5 MW offshore wind turbine generators. read more...
Aug 13, 2018 13:49 | London (UK) - Offshore Wind Consultants (OWC), a company wholly owned by Aqualis ASA, has established a new office in Taiwan to support the fast growing Taiwanese offshore wind sector. read more...
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Sep 20, 2018 | Goslar (renewablepress) - International standards for the identification of aircraft obstructions are becoming increasingly widespread. At the same time, the „exclusive variables“ remain - as required by specific countries or in order to fulfil particular performance features for individual areas of... read more...
Sep 19, 2018 | Goslar (renewablepress) - The demand for robust hazard beacons and marking systems for wind turbines on the high seas is rising parallel to the increasing development of offshore locations. For Quantec Signals based in Goslar in the Harz region of Germany, the completion of the product line for offs... read more...
Sep 18, 2018 | German consultant moves into the Asian market Varel/Beijing (renewablepress) - Wind energy consultant Deutsche WindGuard GmbH has founded a Chinese subsidiary. Deutsche WindGuard (Beijing) Technology Ltd will be the spearhead in the wind energy specialist’s effort to tapping the Asian market. ... 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.