Spain boosts wind capacity by 1.7GW in 2020

Wind power produced 21.9% of the country’s electricity consumed last year

Iberdrola pours €1bn into floating wind farm

The 300MW project is predicted to create 2,800 new jobs every year until it becomes operational in 2026

Lightsource bp snaps up 845MW solar pipeline in Spain

It will work with Iberia Solar to bring the project pipeline, which consists of five sites across the regions of Castilla la Mancha and Castilla y León, to ‘ready to build’ status

Spain’s Iberdrola secures €100m from EU bank for greener innovation strategy

It will support the development of sustainable technologies aligned with the energy transition, decarbonisation and electrification of the economy

Lightsource bp ready for Spanish solar boom with acquisition of 1GW portfolio

The investment is considered to be the company’s largest European acquisition to date

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

EU bank invests €50m to roll out EV charging stations in Spain

More than 470 fast and ultra-fast charging stations will be deployed along Spanish motorways

Siemens Gamesa secures €300m loan from EU bank

It will support work mainly at Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy’s research and development centres in Spain and Denmark

Spain to allocate €54m for wind projects in Canary Islands

The aid is expected to lead to the installation of at least 160MW of capacity in the Canaries

Near zero energy buildings development in Spain granted €28m EU loan

Gmp Property will finance energy improvements in the flagship Castellana 81 building and develop new near zero energy projects such as the ARQBÓREA building in Las Tablas