Operations begin at world’s largest offshore wind farm in the UK

The first operational team of 32 set sail today, 120km out to sea, who will be operating and maintaining the wind farm

Scottish venture capital firm sells onshore wind farms for £50m

It consists of 64 turbines, ranging from single-turbine sites to utility-scale projects

New 10.2MW wind farm opened in Ireland

Dromadda Beg in County Kerry started operating at the end of 2018

E.ON breaks ground on 220MW wind farm

It is expected to generate enough electricity to power more than 66,000 homes

MHI Vestas wind turbine
MHI Vestas to supply turbines for 50MW floating offshore wind project

The Kincardine clean energy facility will be built off the coast of Scotland near Aberdeen Bay

Wind turbine
Google boosts wind efficiency by a fifth with AI forecasts

It says its DeepMind machine learning platform can now predict wind power output 36 hours in advance

EU approves support for French floating offshore wind farms

Different technological solutions will be tested, with the goal of deploying them on a larger scale

Wind energy: 12 EU nations ‘failed to install a single turbine’ last year

Latest figures suggest the amount of capacity additions dropped to its lowest level since 2011

World’s largest offshore wind farm generates first power

Once completed, it will generate enough clean electricity to power more than a million homes

Wind turbines
Vestas turbines gusted up to a 22% market share in 2018

The turbine manufacturer saw 10.1GW of its onshore turbines commissioned throughout the year