UK’s pipeline of onshore wind projects reaches 33GW

If all these projects are realised, the UK could have more than double the current operational capacity by 2030

Vestas to install the world’s ‘tallest’ wind turbine in Denmark

The 280-metre high turbine alone is forecast to produce enough electricity to power 20,000 households every year

‘UK should double onshore wind to take bill pressure off customers’

The target could deliver a saving of £16.3 billion by 2030, RenewableUK suggests

European Energy acquires 85.8MW of renewable assets from Vattenfall

They include eight wind and solar farms located in Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands and the UK, with European Energy also taking over the day-to-day operations of the projects

RWE completes 125MW onshore wind farm in New York

The Cassadaga Wind Farm consists of 37 turbines which have the capacity to generate enough clean electricity to power more than 37,000 households

Centrica signs three wind PPAs with European developer

Helsinki-based Taaleri Energia will provide renewable electricity from three wind farms in Finland and Sweden with a total capacity of 266.4MW

How tall is the UK’s onshore wind future?

The construction of the ‘UK’s tallest’ onshore wind farm that will feature 200-metre-tall wind turbines has started in Lanarkshire

Scottish subsidy-free wind farm extension officially opened

The Gordonbush Extension wind farm is expected to generate enough renewable electricity to power almost 50,000 homes every year

Everything’s bigger in Texas – even wind farms!

Ørsted has finished work on what it claims to be its largest onshore wind project to date

EU approves €30.5bn French scheme to support renewable electricity production

Seven types of tenders for a total of 34GW of new renewable capacity will be supported between 2021 and 2026