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German Wind Energy Sector Struggling To Find Growth

The German wind power sector is currently struggling, and the German Government and wind power industry representatives recently met up to try and solve the issue.

Hornsea 2 – A sea change for UK Wind Power

Wind power provides an ever growing amount of electricity for the United Kingdom and by the end of July 2019, it consisted of 9,929 wind turbines...

New Wind Farms Leading the way for Renewable Energy In Afri

New wind farms in Senegal and Egypt, managed by Lekela Power, are leading the way in providing a clean, reliable and secure energy source to their respective nations whilst also reducing carbon emissions.

Offshore Wind Farms Lagging Behind Their Onshore Counterparts

By the end of 2018, offshore wind energy produced just 23 gigawatts of power, compared to 540 gigawatts which was produced from onshore wind energy projects.

Flourishing Wind Energy and the Problem of Waste

For environmentalists and many governments wind energy looks more like the future of clean energy and the silver lining of renewable energies. However, once...

Wind Power – An introduction

Out of all the possible renewable power opportunities there is little doubt that Wind Power is the most exploitable. There are many conventional types...

ABB Providing HVDC To Connect The Worlds Largest Wind farm To The UK

ABB has been chosen by the energy companies Equinor and SSE Renewables to connect the world’s largest offshore windfarms to the transmission network of the UK.

Wind Energy to Gain from Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)

Wind turbines have among others key components such as SCADA (Supervisory Control & Data Acquisition), key software for both visualisation and management processes. With...

Australias National Grid Has Over Half Of Its Electricity Generated From Renewable Sources For...

For the first time ever, renewable energy has provided for 50% of the demand for Australia’s power grid.

Balsa Wood Shortage Affecting Wind Turbine Production

New wind power projects could potentially be facing delays due to a balsa wood supply shortage. Balsa wood, which...