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Germany’s renewables cover attains new record
Renewable energy sources met 38 % of Germany¹s gross power requirement in the first three quarters of 2018, according to the Federal Association for Energy and Water (BDEW).
WEMO report indicates climate aims challenged by economic growth
Capgemini's latest world energy market report underlines China’s role as a leading worldwide player in technology, equipment and utilities ownership.
South Korea plans 4 GW renewables complex
The Korean government has announced plans for the construction of a 3 GW solar photovoltaic (PV) plant and a 1 GW offshore wind farm on the west coast.
French offshore wind farms approved
Offshore wind development company Eoliennes en Mer Iles d’Yeu et de Noirmoutier (EMYN) says that its 500 MW project off the island of Yeu and Noirmoutier in France has been given...
Senvion and Toshiba form strategic alliance
Toshiba Energy Systems and Senvion have finalised a strategic alliance to market and sell wind turbines in Japan.
Akuo reaches financial close on Kita
Renewable energy developer Akuo Energy has reached financial close for Kita, the largest solar farm in west Africa.
Floating wind farm achieves first power
The developers of the Kincardine offshore wind farm say the project has reached a major milestone with the delivery of first power.
Canada invests in fusion technology
The Canadian government has announced a US$37.5m investment in nuclear technology company General Fusion.
Innogy and Shell collaborate on floating technology
Innogy and Shell have signed an agreement with Stiesdal Offshore Technologies to build a floating offshore wind turbine demonstration project in Norway.
GWEC creates new offshore wind taskforce
The Global Wind Energy Council has created a taskforce dedicated to accelerating the growth of offshore wind energy in non-European markets.
Lake Turkana up and running
The Lake Turkana wind farm in Kenya is expected to be fully operational this month, its developer has announced.
Arkona offshore wind farm completed
E.On and Equinor have completed installation of turbines at the Arkona offshore wind farm.
First power from Europe’s largest onshore wind farm
Owner’s engineer Wood Group has announced that the Markbygden ETT onshore wind farm has exported power to the grid for the first time.
Pöyry wins contract for CCGT project
Gulf Energy Development Co (GED) and Mitsui & Co have awarded Pöyry a contract for technical advisory services for a 2500 MW combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power plant project...
First Kincardine floating WTG starts operations
Power has started arriving on the coast of Scotland from what will be the world’s largest floating offshore wind farm.
Siemens secures 176.8 MW order for wind projects in India
Siemens Gamesa has secured two wind orders from ReNew Power, India’s largest renewable energy independent power producer.
IPCC report issues stark warning on global temperature rise
A new report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has called for increased levels of investment in the global energy system in order to limit global warming to...
Global gas turbine market set to decline over the next four years
The global gas turbines market value is estimated to be $6.84bn in 2022, declining with a negative compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.7% between 2018 and 2022, according to GlobalData.
Siemens Gamesa is preferred supplier for 900 MW Greater Changhua offshore wind project
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has been named preferred supplier today by Ørsted for their 900 MW Greater Changhua offshore wind power project in Taiwan.