Offshore wind power’s largest conference in Western Hemisphere becomes a series of livestream events, June through August

Business Network for Offshore Wind yields Rhode Island Convention Center to COVID response Baltimore-The Business Network for Offshore Wind announced that it will convert its flagship annual International Partnering Forum (IPF) into a series of livestream events from June through… Read moreOffshore wind power’s largest conference in Western Hemisphere becomes a series of livestream events, June through August

Renewables: Total Expands in Wind Power in France with the acquisition of Global Power Wind France

Total, through Total Quadran – its 100% renewable developer and producer in France, acquires 100% of Global Wind Power (GWP) France, a company with a 1000-megawatt (MW) portfolio of onshore wind projects, including 250 MW scheduled to come on stream… Read moreRenewables: Total Expands in Wind Power in France with the acquisition of Global Power Wind France

Wind Industry Experiences Third Strongest Year on Record With 9,143 MW of Wind Power Added to U.S. Grid

Additional AWEA 2019 Q4 Market Report Highlights: • Wind Farm Construction and Advanced Development Pipeline Up 24% Year-over-Year, representing potential $62 billion in new investment. • Rapidly growing Offshore Wind Development Now Accounts for 17% of Development Pipeline, while East… Read moreWind Industry Experiences Third Strongest Year on Record With 9,143 MW of Wind Power Added to U.S. Grid

Israel’s military OKs ‘calculated risk’ with Golan Heights wind power

Israel’s military signed off plans for a “technological solution” it said clears the way for significant wind farm development, including the largest project planned on Israeli territory in the Golan Heights. The Defense Ministry said it and the Israel Defense… Read moreIsrael’s military OKs ‘calculated risk’ with Golan Heights wind power

‘I know windmills very much’: Trump’s top 10 wind power quotes

“I know windmills very much.” “If it doesn’t blow, you can forget about television for that night.” “You cannot allow these industrial monstrosities.” “I’m not going to lose that wealth on dreams, on windmills, which, frankly are not working all… Read more‘I know windmills very much’: Trump’s top 10 wind power quotes

Chinese group unveils plan for new African wind power giant

China’s Sany Heavy Industries said it secured a deal with Tanzania’s Sigida regional government to develop and equip a 600MW wind power project in the African country that could be a new regional giant. The project – which if it… Read moreChinese group unveils plan for new African wind power giant

‘Asian wind power to outpace Western Europe and North America combined’

Cumulative wind power capacity in Asia is likely to overtake the combined total of North America and Western Europe (NAWE) through 2028, driven by a rapid growth in China, Fitch Solutions Macro Research said in its updated ten-year report. The… Read more‘Asian wind power to outpace Western Europe and North America combined’

AEP Issues RFP for Solar, Wind Power Projects

AEP Energy Partners (AEPEP), a subsidiary of American Electric Power Co., is seeking proposals for offtake from new solar and new or repowered wind facilities located in PJM Interconnection territory. The company is seeking renewable energy purchase agreements of 10,… Read moreAEP Issues RFP for Solar, Wind Power Projects