‘World’s largest’ floating wind farm produces first power

Hywind Tampen will provide around 35% of the electricity demand of the Gullfaks and Snorre oil and gas fields

Siemens Gamesa announces 2,900 layoffs

The wind turbine maker has said this is the result of restructuring its operating model

BT dials in virtual PPA for renewable energy from Scottish wind farm

The deal with BayWa will see the telecommunications giant purchase 80% of the output of the Dalquhandy wind farm at a fixed price for 10 years

Citizens Financial banks on renewable PPA in green transition

The deal will enable the banking group to match 100% of its power consumption across its operational footprint with renewable energy credits

Umicore inks renewable PPAs with Statkraft and Gasum

The PPAs will cover the existing needs of Umicore’s site in Kokkola, where it produces precursor cathode active materials and refines cobalt used in rechargeable batteries for EVs

Green light for new 60MW wind farm in Ireland

The Drumnahough Wind Farm will consist of 12 turbines and generate enough green electricity to power around 40,000 homes every year

Uzbekistan reaches financial close on Central Asia’s ‘largest’ wind farm

The Zarafshan wind farm will generate enough green electricity to power around 500,000 homes annually

RWE to repower wind turbine in Germany in sustainability move

The turbine is being upgraded to a 5.7MW model using prefabricated foundation that is expected to set an example for other projects

Scotland’s largest offshore wind farm is go

The 1,075MW site will power 1.6m homes once operational

Sweden’s Vattenfall reduces carbon footprint of wind power

Its average is now 13 grammes of carbon dioxide per kilowatt hour generated