“Continued external cost inflation and supply chain disruptions” meant Vestas continued loss-making in the second quarter.
Vestas chief executive Henrik Andersen said he “shared the frustration” of investors over the slow progress in realising wind projects during an investor call today.
The biggest ever round of the UK government’s flagship renewables auction scheme was finalised last week with offshore wind emerging as one of the sector’s biggest winners.
Former Siemens Gamesa insider says turbine manufacturers are in dire need of the bright future they were promised
It's time for a more collaborative approach to meet 2030 offshore wind deployment targets
Building a net zero workforce means a step change on the representation of women
A three-pronged approach is required, including seeking people with transferable skills as well as a diverse workforce
War in Ukraine has opened everyone’s eyes to the risks of over-reliance on foreign energy imports
The potential buyout of Siemens Gamesa makes sense for the industry's health if it is to meet the huge demands placed on it by energy transition
Draft legislation to cut permitting time is welcome but we also have a responsibility to the environment
Last week’s Energy Security Strategy was a mixed bag of results for the wind sector, argues Lizzy Roberts
Subsidies have helped launch the energy transition but the industry should welcome the end of them, argues Bob Psaradellis
Solar could undercut wind on price by the middle of the decade, an analysis by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) in the US suggests.
As the wind industry strives to deliver the rapid build-out demanded by policymakers, developers are working with conservation groups to ensure the fight against climate change does not come at the expense of biodiversity
Dongfang Electric Wind Power is developing a 16MW direct-drive offshore giant with 128-metre blades, which is poised for future boosts to 18MW. Eize de Vries finds out more
Replacing small, 20-year-old turbines with the latest technology offers savings over new wind farms and increased power yields
As the intellectual property battle between Siemens Gamesa and GE heats up, the impact may well be felt beyond a courtroom in the US.
The US Business Network for Offshore Wind discusses the implications of SGRE and GE’s court battle and Biden’s big policy announcement
Brazilian OEM tells Eize de Vries why it switched from direct drive to medium-speed geared technology for its its new 7.XMW onshore wind turbine design
Offshore grid investment and interconnection innovation are crucial for a successful global transition to net zero and energy security — so what needs to be done?
Spain’s concrete bridge specialist HWS talks to Eize de Vries about its disruptive AirTower solution for 7-8MW-plus onshore wind turbines
The wind industry continues to raise the bar with new innovations and evolutionary developments, as our selection shows
Low wind pioneer takes top spot with new model, but Chinese OEMs with super-size rotors are making headway
End of Chinese onshore subsidies creates new 3.5-4MW-plus “large-rotor” segment with focus on cutting levelised cost of energy
Extensive track record pays dividends for major offshore player, but as sector expands beyond Europe, competition is getting fiercer
Focus on lowering costs as turbine sizes increase, with the winning solution ready for future 20MW-plus powertrains
Blades are still getting longer, but as the R&D focus on recyclability gathers pace, the winning concept has the edge
The wind industry’s supply chain continues to innovate in response to growing turbine sizes and cost pressures, both onshore and offshore
While floating wind is still a small offshore segment, it is seeing a lot of innovative design work. We look at some systems to watch