December 23rd, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
A suite of recent onshore wind energy auctions in the European Union have highlighted the increasing importance of the technology as a contributor to the energy transition towards the EU 2030 Climate & Energy objectives.
October 28th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
The global offshore wind industry is expected to grow by as much as 15-fold and attract a cumulative investment of $1 trillion by 2040 according to a new report published by the International Energy Agency (IEA) which has famously undervalued the increasing role of renewable energy in the global energy mix.
February 21st, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
Wind energy provided 14% of the European Union's electricity last year, according to figures published Thursday by the region's wind energy trade body, WindEurope, with 11.3 gigawatts (GW) of new capacity added, including nearly 3 GW of offshore wind.
November 28th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
The European wind energy industry contributed €36 billion to the European Union's GDP in 2016, supported 263,000 jobs, and generated €8 billion worth of exports outside of Europe, according to new findings from European wind energy industry group WindEurope.
July 28th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Europe installed a total of 6.1 GW worth of new wind energy capacity during the first half of 2017, according to new figures published this week by WindEurope, putting the region on course for a big year of new wind energy installations.
February 9th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
An impressive 12.5 gigawatts worth of new wind energy capacity was installed across the European Union in 2016, accounting for 51% of all new power installations, and bringing the region's total wind energy capacity up to 153.7 GW.
September 29th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
Despite unprecedented policy uncertainty across the region, Europe is expected to install more than 140 GW of wind capacity over [&hellip
September 28th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
A new report has concluded that the European Union needs to do much more if it is to not only [&hellip
May 13th, 2013 | by Zachary Shahan
Following up on the report I just published regarding EPIA’s 2012–2017 European and global solar PV report, below are some [&hellip
February 12th, 2013 | by Zachary Shahan
Wind power keeps growing fast, very fast. According to data just released by the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC), nearly [&hellip
February 9th, 2013 | by Andrew
The solar photovoltaic sector led gains in renewable energy production, revenue, and employment across the EU's 27 member states in 2011, according to latest data
February 6th, 2013 | by Zachary Shahan
Denmark, the US, and Germany aren’t the only countries breaking wind power records these days. Spain is also a notable [&hellip
January 7th, 2013 | by Nicholas Brown
A European Union cryogenic* wind project called SUPRAPOWER aims to facilitate the development of more compact, reliable, and powerful wind turbines by using [&hellip
September 29th, 2012 | by James Ayre
The European Union’s installed wind power capacity has reached a milestone — the 100 gigawatt (GW) mark. That’s the [&hellip
June 10th, 2012 | by Andrew
A group of European economists and scientists have put forward a plan to address the Euro zone's debt and energy crises: a debt-for-renewables swap
April 18th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan
In the midst of the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) annual conference, EWEA has released data showing that in [&hellip