New stats from industry body WindEurope show that the UK accounted for 1.7 GW of new offshore wind power capacity, which is 53% of the Continue reading WindEurope stats reveal UK built over half of all European offshore wind power in 2017
Windfarm operator Ørsted, which was formerly known as Dong Energy, has announced that its Race Bank windfarm is now ready to generate up to its full capacity of 573 MW.
All 91 of the Siemens Gamesa 6 MW turbines, many of Continue reading Race bank windfarm reaches full power
While a record 2.6GW of onshore wind generation was installed across the UK in 2017, twice the previous record of 1.3GW in 2013, the Continue reading Industry blames government for stifling UK onshore wind power
Denmark set a new record for wind power in 2017 by sourcing 43.6% of its total electricity needs from wind energy, edging out the previous 2015 record of 42%.
Over the course of Continue reading Denmark achieves wind power record
A futuristic wind power hub is set to begin operations on Dogger Bank, which lies some 78 miles east of the East Yorkshire coast, within a decade.
The project’s backer, the Continue reading North Sea windfarm island set to open in 2027
The Dutch Government has begun accepting bids to create 700 MW of offshore wind power capacity. The new tender is unique in Continue reading Zero-subsidy wind power auction begins in Netherlands
It is no secret that the cost of renewable energy has been tumbling in recent years, but a recent report published by financial firm Lazard Ltd. has reached the conclusion that building new solar and wind generating capacity in Continue reading Report cites economic potential of wind and solar farms
Social media platform Facebook has agreed to buy enough wind power to fully supply the energy needed for its Papillion, Nebraska data Continue reading Facebook to run data centre on wind power
A new record has been set by German company Max Bögl Wind AG with its new turbine near to the town of Gaildorf, Germany.
The new turbine is Continue reading World’s tallest wind turbine reaches into the German sky
Tech giant Microsoft has signed a deal with Swedish energy company Vattenfall that will see it supply energy for Microsoft’s data centre in the Netherlands. The power will be supplied by a new onshore Continue reading Microsoft acquires wind power for Dutch data centre