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'Vestas climate targets consistent with 1.5C Paris pledge' - independent scientists

'Vestas climate targets consistent with 1.5C Paris pledge' - independent scientists

Vestas has become the first renewable energy manufacturer to have its climate targets independently verified as aligning with the most ambitious target of the Paris Climate Agreement

Ireland awards 480MW to wind in first green auction

Ireland awards 480MW to wind in first green auction

Ireland has taken a ‘big step’ with its first clean energy tender, but prices can be cut further, claims the national wind energy association

Poland takes its foot off the onshore brake

Poland takes its foot off the onshore brake

The Polish government plans to unveil a new amendment to a damaging setback rule that has hindered onshore wind development before the end of the year, development minister Jadwiga Emilewicz announced after rappelling down from a turbine in central Poland.

Germany funds offshore wind-green hydrogen pilot

Germany funds offshore wind-green hydrogen pilot

The German government has funded a pilot project that will inform development of the country’s first offshore wind-to-green hydrogen project.

‘Robot scarecrow’ sees dramatic drop in wind farm seabird poo

‘Robot scarecrow’ sees dramatic drop in wind farm seabird poo

Blasting seagulls with strobe lights and loud noises can prevent offshore wind infrastructure being covered in guano – or seabird poo – according to a year-long trial at the Galloper wind farm off the east coast of England.

Nordex seeks to shed Europe pipeline

Nordex seeks to shed Europe pipeline

Nordex plans to sell its 2.7GW development portfolio of European wind and solar PV projects to renewables developer RWE, the German companies have announced.