The Blog - What’s happening in wind

Posted 12/10/2018
Author Mike O'Neill
Tags Investment

Clever capital: survival of the fittest in energy's new world order

Mike O'Neill, CEO of Element Power, explains how investors are managing the transition away from subsidies - and why this has proved problematic for some. Mike was a guest speaker at our Financing...

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Posted 05/10/2018
Author Frances Salter
Tags PPAs

Viking Roar - Wind Power in Denmark, Norway and Sweden

Despite their geographical proximity, Denmark, Norway and Sweden are in very different situations when it comes to wind power. So what does this mean for investors? Frances Salter explains

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Posted 03/10/2018
Author Frances Salter
Tags Europe, UK

Equinor’s Stephen Bull on innovation in floating wind, new market opportunities and the future of RenewableUK

Stephen Bull is SVP of Wind and Low Carbon Development at Equinor, the largest energy operator in Norway. The utility develops oil, gas, wind, solar and CO2 projects in more than 30 countries...

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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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