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

Cornwall Council switches on first smart-grid wind turbine to power more than 1,400 homes with renewables

This turbine claims to be the first of its kind in the UK and is able to make small adjustments to the output in order to support the grid’s stability

3D-printed concrete bases could help build 200m tall turbines

The 3D-printed concrete base enables the wind turbine tower to reach record heights so they can capture stronger winds

Vestas to supply wind turbines to Inergia SpA

The turbine manufacturer has secured an 18MW order, awarded in an Italian auction round in 2019

Ørsted reaches 1,500 installed wind turbine milestone

The wind farm giant aims to have installed a total of 15GW by 2025 in Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands, Taiwan, UK and the US

Offshore wind project in Taiwan to use the ‘world’s largest wind turbines’

This will make the first installation of the SG 14-222 DD wind turbine in Asia Pacific

AGL switches on ‘Australia’s largest wind project’

The wind project can generate enough renewable energy to power 264,000 homes

Vestas secures orders to supply custom turbines for two Vietnamese wind projects

Both wind farms are located in mountainous terrain in Quang Tri province

Sweden launches its ‘first’ wooden wind power tower

Carbon dioxide absorbed by trees as they grow is stored in the wooden tower, which means that the wind turbines are climate-neutral