Vestas is closely tracking the evolution of the energy storage market in North America, and engaging in discussions with key storage developers, to make sure it’s ready when the economics of wind turbines paired with batteries hit a tipping point.
08 October 2015 04:28 GMT
The UK government has announced details of the ‘grace periods’ it will offer onshore wind developers as part of its controversial decision to end support under the Renewables Obligation (RO) mechanism a year early from 1 April 2016.
08 October 2015 04:05 GMT
Germany's renewable energies federation BEE expects a surcharge consumers pay on power bills to finance the expansion of renewables to remain stable or rise slightly next year, among other reasons because of offshore wind farms connected to the grid in 2015.
08 October 2015 12:01 GMT
UK wind leaders have expressed growing dismay at the extent and likely effects of subsidy cuts, warning the government’s lack of future energy planning leaves the country wide open to the ever-greater risk of power shortages.
07 October 2015 08:24 GMT
German development bank KfW unveiled €125m ($140m) of funding for renewable transmission projects in India, a day after Chancellor Angela Merkel announced that Germany will back the Asian nation’s clean energy ambitions to the tune of €2bn.
06 October 2015 11:28 GMT
Scotland is roaring ahead of the rest of the UK in onshore wind deployment, says a new report from industry body Renewable UK that also highlights major concerns among its members over the direction British government policy.
06 October 2015 09:04 GMT
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