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Wind in line for bulk of new South African energy capacity to 2030

Wind in line for bulk of new South African energy capacity to 2030

South Africa's government expects 14.4GW of new wind power capacity to be installed between 2022 and 2030 under its final Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) - more than any other energy source in this period.

EDPR and Aker Solutions plan 500MW South Korean floater

EDPR and Aker Solutions plan 500MW South Korean floater

EDP Renewables (EDPR) and offshore engineering firm Aker Solutions have bought into a consortium with WindPower Korea to develop a 500MW floating wind farm off Ulsan, South Korea.

Up for grabs: a queue forms for Senvion's servicing deals

Up for grabs: a queue forms for Senvion's servicing deals

Following the loss of the servicing contract at the 203MW Trianel Borkum Windpark II site in Germany, Windpower Monthly takes a look at where other deals could be made.

New policy measures fall flat in latest German tender

New policy measures fall flat in latest German tender

Prices remained level in Germany's latest undersubscribed tender for onshore wind -- the first after a raft of policy measures were adopted to revive the country's faltering energy transition.

Local protests kill Norway's wind plans

Local protests kill Norway's wind plans

The government has ended work on a national framework for wind power after overwhelming local opposition to the plans.