‘Record-breaking offshore wind numbers are not enough for net zero’

A new report claims that although offshore wind installation numbers are almost as high as they have ever been, the world is only tapping into 0.5% of its potential

World ‘must avoid introducing trade barriers to wind’

The Global Wind Energy Council warns tariffs on key commodities and components could add up to 20% to wind turbine supply chain costs

UK second largest market for new offshore wind installations

Globally, an additional 200GW of new offshore wind energy capacity is forecast to be added by 2030

Shell joins Global Wind Energy Council

The organisation expects the wind industry to grow to 841GW in 2022

EU gives €4m for India’s offshore wind development

The global trade body for the wind power industry has launched a four-year project to help develop offshore wind energy in India. The EU is contributing €4 million (£3.3m) for the project which will focus on Gujarat and Tamil Nadu and look at the challenges and opportunities of offshore wind in the two states. The […]

UK maintains lead position in offshore wind

The UK has maintained its position as the world leader in offshore wind, according to a new report. The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) said the UK installed more than 2,000MW of wind power last year in a total of 3,813MW of installation, which accounted for around 9% of the European market. The report showed […]