Scottish Government greenlights construction of Scotland’s ‘tallest’ wind farm

The project consists of 22 turbines at a maximum height of 220 metres

GE Renewable Energy awarded deal for ‘one of the largest’ wind power projects in India

The 327MW wind project is predicted to power the equivalent of 250,000 households in India

Every new European wind turbine installation ‘generates €10m of economic activity’

Europe could have more than twice as much wind energy capacity as today by 2030 if governments fully implement their energy plans

Almost $16bn of wind turbine capacity ordered around the world in second quarter of 2020

This figure was 45% down compared to the second quarter of 2019

New wind energy training centre opened in Houston

Alpha has become one of only seven providers accredited to supply the globally recognised training courses in the US

Consortium to build ‘world’s first’ 100% recyclable wind turbine

The project aims to reduce the cost, production time and environmental impact associated with wind turbine blades

Vestas enters Colombian wind market with 20MW turbine order

The wind project is forecast to cement the country’s plans to bring more renewables into its energy mix

Consortium builds ‘world’s largest wind turbine rotor test rig’

The test rig aims to investigate the behaviour of wind turbine rotors under enormous mechanical loads caused by large blades

Ørsted records 11% profit increase in first half of 2020 despite pandemic

The firm’s earnings from offshore and onshore wind farms in operation increased by 17% over the period

Vestas reaches milestone of 100GW of wind turbines

Based on the global average of electricity usage, 100GW of wind capacity can help save around 134 million tonnes of CO2 annually