News & in-depth analysis of wind energy technology, including wind turbines, turbine blades, drive trains, electricity transmission, smart grids and energy storage.
Low wind pioneer takes top spot with new model, but Chinese OEMs with super-size rotors are making headway
End of Chinese onshore subsidies creates new 3.5-4MW-plus “large-rotor” segment with focus on cutting levelised cost of energy
Extensive track record pays dividends for major offshore player, but as sector expands beyond Europe, competition is getting fiercer
Manufacturer begins serial production of 11MW offshore wind turbine, which has a 5.1GW global order book
Partnership with Irish developer DP Energy focuses on regeneration opportunities for coastal communities
Spain-based X1 Wind completes foundations for 225kW PivotBuoy floating wind prototype off Gran Canaria
The developers’ joint venture Minervia Energia now has a 3GW-plus pipeline of Italian floating offshore wind
Spain plans to spend €200 million on floating offshore wind research, prototypes and pilots by the end of 2023
The wind industry continues to raise the bar with new innovations and evolutionary developments, as our selection shows
Offshore wind turbines are reaching dizzying new heights and capacities. Will the rest of the industry be able to keep up?
Eize de Vries gets an exclusive insight into Siemens Gamesa’s recyclable blade technology
Green ammonia produced from wind-powered hydrogen could become a major “low-carbon” shipping fuel
Siemens Gamesa upgrades its SG 14-222 DD turbine to align rotor size with the latest 12-16MW competitor offerings