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Technological progress pumps up US project performance

Technological progress pumps up US project performance

Longer blades and taller towers are having a dramatic effect on wind project output in the US, according to the Department of Energy (DoE).

'Curtailment reduction could double Chinese wind fleet by 2028'

'Curtailment reduction could double Chinese wind fleet by 2028'

Further reductions to Chinese curtailment rates will make inland provinces more attractive for wind power investment, and help the country double its wind power capacity by 2028, according to new analysis.

Storage developer buys into Texas wind

Storage developer buys into Texas wind

Glidepath Power Solutions is buying eight distributed wind projects with a combined capacity of 149MW near Amarillo in Texas.

'Up to 85GW corporate PPA demand through to 2030'

'Up to 85GW corporate PPA demand through to 2030'

The renewable energy demands of the 1,000 biggest companies in the US could create a need for up to 85GW of corporate procurement through to 2030, according to new research.

Statkraft acquires UK onshore developer

Statkraft acquires UK onshore developer

Statkraft has acquired onshore wind developer Airvolution Clean Energy as part of its bid to have a 1.2GW renewables portfolio in the UK by 2025.