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UK Lift Ban on Onshore Wind Turbine Projects

With the block on new onshore UK wind farms being lifted it means that companies are able to compete against one another for clean onshore energy contracts in one of the windiest countries in the world.

5.5 Metric Megaton Cooper to be used in Wind Turbines globally by 2028

According to the globally renowned consultation group Wood Mackenzie, the decade between 2018 and 2028 will see the installation of new offshore wind capacities...

6 Countries With Untapped Wind Energy Potential

This article includes 6 of these countries which have vast wind potential but are yet to harness it. The countries included are Russia, Oman, Somalia, Iceland, Kazakhstan and Vietnam.

World’s Longest 12 Megawatts Capacity Wind Turbine Blade Being Tested in Northumberland

Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult will have the benefit of testing the longest world wind turbine blade stretching 107 metres long. Designed by LW Wind...

UK Power outage – Was Wind Power to blame

Last week the UK suffered a serious outage of power from the National Grid which affected almost a million people and brought the east...

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.

Lockdown Causing the Wind Industry to Slow Down

New wind power projects are under threat as the coronavirus has caused a delay and shortage for components such as turbine blades.

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...

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.

Subsidy-free 46MW Onshore Crossdykes Wind Farm will power 45K Homes

South west Scottish areas of Galloway and Dumfries are the host of the Crossdykes Wind Farm expected to generate 46 megawatts courtesy of a...