Wind power jobs rose in 2020 despite pandemic, says Irena

Wind power jobs rose in 2020 despite pandemic, says Irena

Employment has risen by more than half since 2012, but wind power lags behind other renewables for employing women, report finds

Spain awards 2.2GW of onshore wind in latest auction

Spain awards 2.2GW of onshore wind in latest auction

Small players remain dominant in Spanish renewables tender as prices rise from record low seen in previous round

Chile’s new grid access rules “not enough” to help wind

Chile’s new grid access rules “not enough” to help wind

Renewable energy industry claims LNG-fuelled power plants will continue to abuse inflexibility rules to secure priority dispatch

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Belgian government expands offshore wind zone

Belgian government expands offshore wind zone

Ministers' plans could see North Sea development zone extended to up to 3.5GW and connected via energy island

Industry calls for global push to scale up wind power

Industry calls for global push to scale up wind power

More than 90 companies sign up to GWEC’s manifesto ahead of COP26 in Glasgow calling for faster wind energy deployment

Germany eyes ‘decarbonised industrial revolution’

Germany eyes ‘decarbonised industrial revolution’

Three-party government coalition talks focus on pushing massive renewables growth and bringing coal power phase-out forward