Wind turbine manufacturer Siemens Gamesa to shut down two blade factories in Spain

The closures, which were made as a result of a lack of regional demand, will lead to the loss of 266 jobs

Austrian bank and EIB to support sustainable projects with €300m funding

Projects include onshore wind, solar and hydropower projects, in addition to electric vehicles and charging stations as well as the energy efficiency of companies and buildings

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Siemens Gamesa and Ørsted extend US partnership with 298MW onshore wind project

The project will generate enough energy to power nearly 85,000 homes

GE unveils ‘most powerful’ onshore wind turbine

The 6.0-164 turbine is expected to increase annual energy production by up to 11% compared to the previous model

CfD: Government to back 12GW of renewable energy capacity in next auction

It intends to double the capacity of renewable energy and expand the number of technologies supported when the fourth round opens in late 2021

London-based bank buys stake in Polish power producer Tauron

By 2030, the company aims to generate more than 65% of its energy from zero and low emission sources while reducing greenhouse gas emissions by half

ScottishPower achieves ‘pioneering world first’ after blackout boost from wind farm

The energy company said its successful project at Dersalloch wind farm in South Ayrshire proves wind power can restore a ‘blacked-out’ section of the transmission network

UK’s total onshore wind capacity ‘could reach 30GW by 2030’

RenewableUK expects the most significant increases in onshore wind deployments to take place from 2025 onwards

Ørsted starts building 298MW onshore wind farm in Nebraska

It follows the acquisition and final investment decision of the Haystack Wind project in Wayne County

EU bank supports four wind farms in Poland with €42m loan

They will have a total installed capacity of 102.5MW and generate enough electricity to power more than 60,000 households at peak times