Britain blown away by new wind energy record

Onshore and offshore wind farms hit a new high of 14.9GW between 6pm and 6.30pm last Wednesday

Spain targets 100% renewable electricity by 2050

It also plans to ban the sale of new petrol or diesel cars by 2040

Shell joins Global Wind Energy Council

The organisation expects the wind industry to grow to 841GW in 2022

Abundance Investment launches onshore wind investment opportunity

Proceeds will be used to refinance a 1MW onshore wind energy portfolio in the north of England

Wind farm to provide 100% of Boston University’s power needs

A wind farm to be built in South Dakota will provide renewable energy starting in 2020

Europe to install 87GW of new wind capacity by 2022

Total capacity is forecast to reach 258GW over the next four years

First wind turbine installed at E.ON and Equinor offshore project

The 385MW facility is expected to supply around 400,000 households with renewable energy from 2019

Ørsted signs record-breaking turbine contract with Siemens Gamesa

The manufacturer will supply the Hornsea Project Two wind farm with 165 turbines

Scotland grants £2m for offshore wind energy projects

The investment aims to encourage innovation in design and technology

New York to lead US R&D initiative in wind energy

The nationwide consortium will focus on the advancement of offshore wind technology