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Lithuanian support scheme gets EC approval

Lithuanian support scheme gets EC approval

The European Commission (EC) has approved the proposed €385 million budget to fund Lithuania's technology-neutral renewable energy support scheme through to 2025.

Repowering would 'help UK bridge energy gap'

Repowering would 'help UK bridge energy gap'

Repowering onshore wind farms can help the UK towards meeting a looming clean energy deficit, according to analysis by a renewables lobbying group.

EDPR divests 491MW to fund new capacity

EDPR divests 491MW to fund new capacity

Developer EDPR has signed an agreement to sell its remaining shareholdings in a 997MW portfolio of European wind farms to unnamed institutional advisors for a total consideration of about €800 million.

Carrying blades in the Caribbean

Carrying blades in the Caribbean

VIDEO: A newly completed project in Martinique required the transport of the seven turbines, and their 49-metre blades, up to the mountain site, which is easier said than done.

Wind represents 61% of European investments in 2018

Wind represents 61% of European investments in 2018

The wind energy sector spent a record €65 billion in Europe last year, accounting for more than 60% of all investments in new power assets in 2018, according to new analysis.

Senvion secures €100m 'breathing space'

Senvion secures €100m 'breathing space'

Turbine manufacturer Senvion has agreed a €100 million loan from its existing lenders, giving the company a lifeline as it navigates its administration process.

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