Wind turbine giant Vestas announces 300 layoffs

The manufacturer decided to consolidate three factories in Colorado

Vestas invests in wooden wind turbine tower startup

Wooden alternatives to steel towers are claimed to cut emissions by 80%

Petition for wind turbine emoji scrapped

A similarity to windmills is claimed to be the reason for the decision

Honey, I blew up the wind turbine

Vestas has launched a 15MW offshore wind turbine with a 236-metre rotor

Research investigates the shady role of wind turbines

Objective to see if shadows cast by wind turbines affect the performance of solar parks

Europe spends €26bn on offshore wind in 2020

Almost 200,000 people will be working in the European offshore wind industry by 2030, a new report predicts

GE wins funding for research into 3D printing of wind turbine blades

It will develop and demonstrate an integrated additive manufacturing process for novel high-performance blade designs for the future of large rotors

RenewableUK appoints Siemens executive as new CEO

Dan McGrail helped the manufacturing giant seal a £310 million deal for the blade factory in Hull

EDF spins floating wind potential of Blyth offshore project

The project is set to be one of the first floating offshore wind farms in English waters

Clash of the titans: GE files patent infringement suit against Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy

Siemens Gamesa anticipates that the lawsuit will not affect its current and future projects