The Blog - What’s happening in wind

Posted 28/09/2018
Author Ilaria Valtimora
Tags Europe

Wind power companies: what are their prospects for 2019?

Despite an appetite from investors, wind companies are still facing uncertainty in Europe for the year ahead. Want to learn more about the future of the European market? Take a look at our free...

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Posted 24/09/2018
Author Frances Salter

What happens when the wind doesn't blow?

Donald Trump’s recent comments on the unreliability of wind energy are a load of hot air. Frances Salter explains

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Posted 21/09/2018
Author Frances Salter

Jake Gray, Clir Renewables co-founder, on AI, electrification and new markets

Jake Gray is the co-founder of Clir Renewables, who make energy optimisation and reporting software for wind farms. We caught up with him about the challenges of applying AI to wind farm data, new...

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Posted 11/09/2018
Author Frances Salter

Member Q&A: Michael Blazer, Invenergy

Michael Blazer is Senior Vice-President and Chief Legal Officer at Invenergy. He oversees all corporate legal affairs, and is responsible for developing and implementing the company's legal policy...

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Posted 10/09/2018
Author Ilaria Valtimora
Tags PPAs

How could car makers accelerate European interest in wind PPAs?

Car manufacturers across Europe are waking up to the benefits of wind PPAs - which is great news at a time of dwindling government subsidy. Ilaria Valtimora investigates

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Posted 05/09/2018
Author Frances Salter

Member Q&A: Brandon Sack, Westar Energy

We spoke to Brandon Sack, who leads renewable development at Westar Energy, about his favourite projects and the future of US wind. Interested in taking part in a member Q&A? Email us at ...

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Posted 04/09/2018
Author Dr Carolyn Heeps

What are the next steps for developing US offshore?

A market is only as strong as its weakest link, says Dr. Carolyn Heeps, Head of Renewables, North America, at Lloyd’s Register. Want to talk in more depth about the North American market? Join us...

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Posted 03/09/2018
Author Frances Salter

3 Key Investment Trends We Discussed at Financing Wind Europe 2018

 Investment trends were one of the key themes of our 2018 conferences- alongside the PPA boom, the future of offshore and technological advances. You can download the full agenda here. 

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Posted 30/08/2018
Author Ilaria Valtimora

How can wind investors cope with price cannibalisation?

Price cannibalisation can eat into the profits of developers and investors - but there are ways for companies to protect themselves. Ilaria Valtimora investigates

Renewable energy developers are...

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Posted 24/08/2018
Author Richard Heap
Tags Risks

What can we learn from Ontario’s green backlash?

Provincial support for wind in Ontario is declining - with worrying implications for North America and further afield. Richard Heap investigates 

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