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Total joins 8GW Australian green hydrogen study

Total joins 8GW Australian green hydrogen study

Total Eren and Province Resources will assess the feasibility for using 8GW of renewables to produce green hydrogen and ammonia

Baltic Insight report: Overcoming ice challenges

Baltic Insight report: Overcoming ice challenges

Installing and maintaining offshore turbines to cope with icy conditions poses additional difficulties for wind technicians

Nordex wind turbine orders fall in first quarter of 2021

Nordex wind turbine orders fall in first quarter of 2021

The German manufacturer recorded a slump in orders in the first three months of the year, with totals down in both Europe and Latin America

News and Analysis

Nordex wins Arctic Circle order for Delta 4000 wind turbines

Seventeen of Nordex's N163/5.X turbines will be adapted for cold climates and deployed at Wpd’s Nuolivaara wind farm in Finland

Iberdrola to make green hydrogen at Whitelee wind farm

The Spanish company’s Scottish subsidiary plans to use the Whitelee wind farm and new solar and battery capacity to produce hydrogen

Google-contracted Swedish site sees another crane crash

Wind farm developer Treblade reports no injuries or construction delays after auxiliary crane overturns at Björkvattnet wind farm

Seven 100MW-plus wind farms brought online in March

Windpower Intelligence recorded several large onshore wind farms being commissioned in the US, India and New Zealand last month

Iberdrola agrees investment JV with Spanish insurer

The partners plan to co-invest in up to 1GW of wind and solar projects in Spain. Their initial portfolio will consist of 230MW

In Depth

Looking back on 2020 – Part 5: Politicians pledge green post-Covid recovery

With the economic case for wind now beyond doubt, businesses and governments lined up to pledge net-zero targets and increased renewable energy deployment – which will have to go hand-in-hand with system integration measures. The final part of Windpower Monthly's review of the year looks at the policies, promises and projects

Testing sea bed conditions in the Taiwan Strait

After years of talk and planning, work begins in earnest at one of the world's highest-potential offshore wind markets

Details needed over UK's onshore wind reprieve

The UK government’s effective ban on the development of onshore wind was impossible to reconcile with a target of net-zero emissions by 2050.

How permitting delays are hitting US offshore's ‘pathfinder’ project

The US’s nascent offshore wind sector is struggling to stick to its timetable as it faces new permitting obstacles and opposition from the fishing industry. Ros Davidson explores the ramifications for the 800MW Vineyard project

Windpower Monthly review of 2019 -- part 2

The next generation of new turbines continues apace in the second half of the year, but financial woes among many of the industry's western OEMs also bite. Here are the top articles from the latter half of 2019.