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Analysis: Enercon pressures Siemens over wind tech IP case

Analysis: Enercon pressures Siemens over wind tech IP case

UK: In 18 months, August 2016 to be exact, Enercon's European "storm control" patent will expire. But that has not stopped the company from heading for a UK court hearing in June to press a charge of alleged infringement by Siemens and its customers.

Wind Economics: Wind beats cheaper sources on potential

Wind Economics: Wind beats cheaper sources on potential

EUROPE: To facilitate an informed debate on the functioning of EU energy markets the European Commission has commissioned a study to quantify the extent of public interventions in these markets in all 28 member states.

Enercon launches 4MW turbine platform

Enercon launches 4MW turbine platform

GERMANY: Enercon's new 4MW turbines were designed for cost-effective manufacture, simple logistics and easy site assembly. Three models make up the platform launch, with the first prototype, a 4.2MW medium-wind speed model -- the E-126 EP4 -- planned for late 2015 and serial production in 2016.

Wind and radar can learn to co-exist

Wind and radar can learn to co-exist

WORLDWIDE: France's military aviation authorities are calling for restrictions on wind turbine installation that would close off most of the country to new wind deployment. But the technology to mitigate turbines' effect on radar signals already exists.


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