Transmission & grids

RSS feed

News & in-depth analysis of wind power and renewable energy markets, power purchase agreements, transmission networks, energy storage, substations, supply interruption and transmission failures.

Latest Transmission & grids

EIB supports Irish wind connections

EIB supports Irish wind connections

IRELAND: The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed a EUR 100 million loan facility with transmission system operator ESB Networks to help connect wind projects to the national grid.

Spain claims EC transmission win

Spain claims EC transmission win

SPAIN: The Spanish government has proclaimed victory at last week's EU summit by forging an agreement to boost power interconnections across Europe and so reduce large-scale curtailment on the Iberian peninsula's wind capacity.

China Wind Power 2014: Curtailment issues 'hopefully resolved' by end 2015

China Wind Power 2014: Curtailment issues 'hopefully resolved' by end 2015

The government is working to end grid connection problems for wind projects, said Zhu Ming, the new -- and second -- deputy director of the New and Renewable Energy department of China's National Energy Association.

Grid problems cause South African delay

Grid problems cause South African delay

SOUTH AFRICA: The South African government has confirmed that a lack of grid capacity and state utility Eskom's inability to fund the necessary upgrades has been the primary reason behind the postponement of financial close on 878MW of projects.


Latest Jobs

Subscribe to Windpower Monthly

Windpower Monthly Events

Find Products, Services & Suppliers