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Enel pairs US wind farms with battery storage

Enel pairs US wind farms with battery storage

The developer is adding a large battery storage component to an existing wind farm, and is building new hybrid projects in Texas

GE’s Haliade-X cleared for markets in typhoon zones

GE’s Haliade-X cleared for markets in typhoon zones

DNV’s certification verifies that the Haliade-X offshore wind turbine can operate safely and efficiently under extreme wind conditions

Enel Green Power commissions 269MW Mexican wind farm

Enel Green Power commissions 269MW Mexican wind farm

Enel’s 269MW Dolores wind farm is the third largest operational wind farm in Mexico, according to Windpower Intelligence

GE Renewable Energy narrows losses in Q1 2021

GE Renewable Energy narrows losses in Q1 2021

The US giant’s clean energy division remained in the red in the first three months of the year, despite delivering more than 750 turbines in Q1

Wind operators suffer $4bn hit in Texas cold snap

Wind operators suffer $4bn hit in Texas cold snap

The average financial impact across all wind farms analysed in a study was $44.4m, with the highest hit for one project being $172.5m

Biden plans to halve US emissions by 2030

Biden plans to halve US emissions by 2030

The US president announced a new greenhouse gas emissions target during a meeting of world leaders, convened to discuss climate change