August 24th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
New policy research has shown that policy-based incentives are expected to drive the expansion of the onshore wind sector throughout Northern and Western Europe over the next decade, with capacity worth in excess of 70 gigawatts (GW) expected through the next ten years.
July 31st, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
A raft of driving factors, including increased demand for electricity and the decreasing cost of wind power, is set to see the wind energy industry soar across Africa and could see the industry add 30 gigawatts (GW) worth of new capacity over the next decade
July 31st, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
China's recently-announced switch from a Feed-in Tariff (FiT) scheme to a competitive auction mechanism will help the country surpass its national cumulative wind power target of 210 gigawatts (GW) by 2020 and install more than 20 GW per year on average over the next 10 years
July 27th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
The US wind energy industry is expected to install more than 30 gigawatts over the next three years as developers look to take advantage of the wind energy production tax credit that will begin phasing out in
July 20th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Annual wind capacity additions in the Asia Pacific region (excluding China) are expected to reach 12.1 gigawatts (GW) by 2022 according to new research from MAKE Consulting, more than double the capacity added by the end of 2017 of 5.5
July 16th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Seeking a competitive edge in renewable energy auctions around the world, manufacturers of both onshore and offshore wind turbines are having to increase the pace of innovation, driving "unprecedented growth" of the next-generation of onshore and offshore wind turbine sizes, according to new research from MAKE Consulting.
June 22nd, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Global annual wind power capacity additions are now expected to average over 67 gigawatts (GW) between 2018 and 2027 according to an updated forecast from MAKE Consulting, which has had to upgrade its own forecasts made just last quarter.
May 27th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
As Taiwan emerges as the next power base for the offshore wind industry, we look at what makes the country so appealing and what the future really looks like
April 23rd, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Less than a year after its successful merger, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has been named the leading wind manufacturer by two analyst firms, thereby dethroning Danish manufacturer Vestas.
March 26th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
MAKE Consulting has predicted that annual wind power capacity additions will average out at more than 65 gigawatts (GW) between 2018 and 2027 thanks in part to the increasing demand in offshore wind and the expanding contribution of emerging markets.
July 21st, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
More than 72 GW of new wind capacity is expected to be added over the next ten years in the Asia Pacific (excluding China), pushing cumulative capacity up to 111 GW and making it one of the largest wind sub-regions in the world.
June 29th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Over the next ten years, China is expected to install an annual average of more than 25 gigawatts of new wind capacity, resulting in a cumulative growth across the decade of about 403 gigawatts, according to new figures from MAKE Consulting
June 22nd, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
The speed of technological innovation being seen in the wind energy sector is advancing at such a pace that we can now expect to see 4 MW onshore wind turbines and 12 MW offshore wind turbines making their way into services in the next few years.
June 20th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
New wind power capacity in the Middle East and Africa region in 2016 amounted to 676 megawatts, but MAKE Consulting expects the region's capacity to skyrocket over the next decade, with an expected 40 gigawatts being installed between 2017 to 2026.
May 31st, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
More than 47 gigawatts worth of new wind capacity is expected to be installed across Latin America over the next decade according to new analysis from MAKE Consulting.
May 11th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
A new research note from MAKE Consulting has confirmed what many have said before, the record low prices being awarded at renewable energy auctions across the world throughout 2016 and 2017 are indicative of the increasing competitiveness of renewable energy technologies globally.
May 4th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
MAKE Consulting has published its latest forecast for the North American wind industry, predicting that the United States will install approximately 59 gigawatts of new wind capacity between 2017 and 2026, driven by a "precarious boom and bust" cycle
November 10th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
MAKE Consulting has downgraded installation figures in its 10-year outlook for China after the country submitted its Thirteenth Five-Year Plan to the State Council for final approval, which included reduced national targets for wind power.
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
August 29th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
Recent policy clarity in several key global wind power markets has impacted growth projections both positively and negatively, according to [&hellip