The Blog - What’s happening in wind

Posted 17/11/2016
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Strategic shift paved way for Vattenfall’s record-breaking deal

In September, Swedish state-owned utility Vattenfall won contracts to build two offshore wind farms totalling 350MW in Danish waters, at a levelised cost of energy of €64/MWh.

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Posted 08/11/2016
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Who are the 100 most influential people in wind? Find out now!

Today is the day! Yes, the US people finally get to vote in the presidential election.

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Posted 01/11/2016
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Wind braced for US election result

 

Just one week to go. Next week, we will find out to whom Barack Obama will pass the US presidency: Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton?

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Posted 28/10/2016
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Tags UK

Investor confidence in UK wind slips again

 

The latest edition of the Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index, released this week by consultancy Ernst & Young, has buoyed countries across Europe. 

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Posted 26/10/2016
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Tags Risks

Wind turbine gearboxes: When is 20 years not 20 years?

Learning more about your wind farm can help extend the life of your gearboxes from 20 years to 25 years, and maximise your investment returns, writes Francesco Cornacchia.  

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Posted 21/10/2016
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Tags Policy, UK

Take note, UK leaders! 73% of Brits back onshore wind

 

The British public believes in wind energy even more than previously thought, research published this week has shown.

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Posted 24/08/2016
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Meet our member: John MacAskill, Senior Consultant & Business Development Manager, Offshore Wind Consultants

Interested in being profiled in future? Please contact Richard Heap.

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Posted 20/07/2016
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Meet our member: Rob Grimmond, CEO, Offshore Marine Management

Interested in being profiled in future? Please contact Richard Heap, editor or Joe Gulliver, membership manager.

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Posted 11/07/2016
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Dong hits key milestone with Dutch deal

Dong Energy’s latest offshore wind tender win marks a milestone moment for the sector. The Danish utility has agreed to break the €100/MWh barrier.

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Posted 04/07/2016
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Nestlé deal the latest move in corporate wind arms race

Nestlé might be best known for Kit Kat, but its commitment to the environment shows no sign of taking a break.

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