In a reversal of earlier plans by energy minister Sigmar Gabriel, Germany's government is preparing to extend an incentive programme for PV storage systems, but in a modified form, according to legislators and the energy ministry.
27 November 2015 11:19 GMT
Norwegian energy giant Statoil has placed an order with the Isleburn yard in Scotland for suction anchors for the 30MW Buchan Deep floating wind power project, which recently received a final investment decision.
25 November 2015 12:39 GMT
A study among institutional investors in Europe reveals more than 61% expect to increase their exposure to renewables infrastructure, with another 30% planning to maintain it over the next three years, according to alternative asset managers Aquila Capital.
24 November 2015 09:05 GMT
Renova Energia chief executive Mathias Becker is resigning, and in January will be replaced by Carlos Waack as the Brazilian renewables developer is gearing up for an international expansion after US renewables group SunEdison earlier this year took a 16% stake in it.
24 November 2015 03:18 GMT
UK offshore construction contractor Seajacks International has taken delivery of its fifth self-propelled jack-up vessel, the Scylla – the largest wind turbine installation vessel (WTIV) yet devised by the industry.
20 November 2015 01:42 GMT
The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) thinks India is likely to carry out its first offshore wind tenders before the term of the current government runs out in 2019, but remains cautious about the country's offshore potential.
20 November 2015 08:33 GMT
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