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Covid-19: 'Most European plants remain open'

The global coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic will affect the industry's 2020 goals, but it is still too early to say by how much.

Global wind installations up 19% in 2019

Global wind power installations increased by almost a fifth to 60.4GW in 2019 -- the second-highest annual total on record.

Ørsted keeping tabs on Covid-19 impact

Ørsted’s under-construction wind farms are progressing according to plan despite the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. It continues to monitor how the virus will affect its operations.

Offshore wind makes waves by splitting water

Pilot projects across Europe are looking at using renewable energy to push beyond generating electricity. Powering electrolysis to produce "green" hydrogen could help decarbonise transport and heating while using existing offshore infrastructure.

Slower growth delays tender by six months

Chile has delayed its latest tender to supply electricity to regulated clients due to lower growth expectations.

Spain surpasses 25GW after ‘intense’ 2019

Spain looks to have recovered from its self-imposed doldrums, installing 2.2GW of new wind capacity in 2019, a five-fold increase over 2018.