Wind OEMs in big-money push to beat PTC clock

Large wind turbine manufacturers are investing heavily in the US as part of an industry-wide effort to become as cost-competitive as possible with natural gas and solar before the production tax credit (PTC) expires at the end of this decade.

26 May 15:14 GMT

How US offshore can learn from Europe’s missteps

Europe’s 25 years' experience building 11GW of offshore wind could help the US dodge many of the pitfalls encountered in the North and Baltic seas, but unique challenges remain for the emerging North American market, according to an AWEA WindPower 2016 panel.

25 May 11:18 GMT

'No deep discussions over Adwen' says GE Renewable Energy CEO

GE is not engaged in serious discussions to acquire Adwen, the offshore wind joint venture of Gamesa and Areva, and already has all the pieces in place to become a leading offshore turbine supplier globally, GE Renewable Energy chief executive Jérôme Pécresse tells Recharge.

25 May 08:26 GMT

AWEA CEO bullish on five-year US wind outlook

AWEA chief executive Tom Kiernan painted a bright and strong outlook for US wind over the next five years, as the trade group’s new board set five “strategic imperatives” to ensure success beyond 2020.

24 May 19:35 GMT