New 300MW onshore wind joint venture drives UK progress towards net zero

Infrastructure and investment firm Foresight Group and renewable energy company Belltown Power Limited will work to install the clean power infrastructure

Removal of subsidy ban on onshore wind ‘could speed up net zero progress’

GlobalData predicts the move will provide ‘new impetus for the growth of the onshore wind market’

Government announces end of opposition to offshore wind

The move will allow onshore wind projects to compete for subsidy support alongside other renewable energy technologies

ENGIE Africa completes Egypt’s largest wind farm 45 days early

The 262.5MW Ras Ghareb wind farm is now fully connected to the grid and is ready for commercial operation

Novasec secures rights to raise €80m for 312MW onshore wind farm in Spain

The Gecama project is expected to become the country’s largest onshore wind farm and will enter construction in 2020

State of Virginia signs renewable deal with Dominion Energy

The local utility will supply 345MW of solar power and 75MW of onshore wind energy to universities, state offices and government facilities

Wyoming wind farm to provide same power with 80% fewer turbines – how?

PacifiCorp is to repower the state’s first commercial wind farm with modernised, more efficient turbines

Onshore wind
Octopus Energy Investments completes £344m onshore wind refinancing

The firm hopes the move will unlock barriers to new renewable investments and enable competitive deals to be made more easily across European markets

Wind farm
‘Nearly 300GW of new wind capacity will be built in next five years’

The Global Wind Energy Council expects the majority of this growth to be driven by increasing investment in offshore wind and emerging markets

GE Renewable’s 5.3MW prototype wind turbine enters operation

The giant structure has been successfully installed in Wieringermeer in the Netherlands