The slow-down in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) wind power market in 2015 should be followed by a reparative surge of build-out this year, and then a period of stable growth as the region moves to add 30GW of capacity by 2025, according to new report from Make Consulting.
30 June 2016 06:14 GMT
As part of its international expansion, Siemens Wind will double the capacity of its Chinese turbine blade factory, chief executive Markus Tacke said during a presentation at its capital market day in Houston seen by Recharge.
30 June 2016 10:20 GMT
The International Renewable Energy Agency (Irena) released a new report this week that outlines different ways in which policymakers, financial institutions and developers can ramp up investments in clean energy sources such as solar and wind.
30 June 2016 06:26 GMT
The US, Canada and Mexico confirmed a target to collectively source half of their power from clean generation sources by 2025, and committed to supporting cross-border transmission projects that could open big opportunities for North American renewables developers in the years ahead.
29 June 2016 04:41 GMT
The UK offshore wind industry could be left disempowered and disadvantaged by Britain's exit from the EU, with the Renewables Consulting Group (RCG) suggesting the domestic supply chain would be left "less competitive" than its Continental counterparts.
29 June 2016 03:03 GMT
Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) overwhelmingly backed a beefed-up 30% renewables target for 2030 – above the original 27% target agreed by the European Council in late 2014 – as some observers suggested the bloc may pursue a more ambitious climate policy post-Brexit.
29 June 2016 01:17 GMT
Boston area start-up Inexhaustible is proposing “over-the-water” transport capability for electricity generated by distant offshore wind farms that would utilize utility-scale energy storage systems mounted on marine vessels or articulated tug-barges.
28 June 2016 05:30 GMT
Business is teed up to deliver up to 60% of the total emissions cuts pledged at COP 21, it was claimed today, as one of the key architects of last year’s Paris Agreement claimed it should see limited impact from the UK’s ‘Brexit’.
28 June 2016 04:05 GMT
China is on track to install 255GW of new wind farms and commission 263GW of capacity through 2025, as the region adjusts its build-out pace after the installation rush over the last two years, according to new figures from MAKE Consulting.
28 June 2016 12:25 GMT
After its decision to leave the European Union, the UK also needs to exit the European Atomic Energy Community (Euratom) – which would have negative consequences for its plan to build the Hinkley Point C nuclear power station, former German Green Party MP Hans-Josef Fell claims.
27 June 2016 10:11 GMT
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