Onshore Wind

Why repowering is key to hitting the UK’s onshore wind targets

On Tuesday 6 December, UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and Business Secretary Grant Shapps reached a much-anticipated deal overturning the…

Brazil courts investors to tap vast renewables potential

Brazil is seeking major new investments in its renewable energy sector in 2022 as it looks to massively scale up…

FDI in renewable and alternative power in 2021: The state of play

The Covid-19 pandemic caused overall greenfield foreign direct investment (FDI) project numbers to decline by 17.5% in 2020. FDI levels…

Major wind farm to electrify one million Egyptian households

Egypt, host of the upcoming COP27 in November 2022, will benefit from a new onshore wind project courtesy of ACWA…

Amidst the carnage of war, Ukraine reaffirms commitment to renewables

A sense of urgency hung heavy in the air at the 2022 edition of WindEurope’s annual conference, which saw some…

Will the UK achieve greater energy security?

The global energy sector was already undergoing fundamental transformation due to the energy transition when Russia invaded Ukraine. With gas…

Data insight: Most of Europe’s planned wind projects are in areas with increased wind speeds

The energy transition is picking up with Europe setting a target of 68% renewables in the electricity mix by 2030.…