Europe’s wind power report card is out

A new report on the European wind energy sector makes clear that more countries need to invest in it for the continent to fully capitalise on its potential. Released today by industry body, WindEurope, it sh...

‘Hack the Wind’ is back

(GERMANY) A hackathon launched at a major wind energy conference last year to trigger new innovations for the industry is back for 2018. 'Hack the Wind' is led by Europe's leading platform for advancing s...

Time to ‘Hack the Wind’

(AMSTERDAM) A major annual European wind energy conference will host its first ever hackathon this year in a bid to generate new innovations for the industry. The €20,000 Hack the Wind platform will be he...

Wind powers Europe’s energy ambitions

Wind power will be the main source of Europe's electricity within 15 years, according to a new report released today. The paper from the International Energy Agency (IEA), World Energy Outlook (WEO) 2017, sa...

Landmark day for European renewables

Offshore wind production in Europe has set a new benchmark - generating 263GWh. The news of the record-breaking achievement on 2 October was hailed by the continent's leading industry body WindEurope. It ...

Europe urged to back wind energy

Wind energy could meet 30% of Europe's power needs by 2030, according to a new report. Industry group WindEurope says, on the currently trajectory, it will provide 16.5% of the continent's energy by the end ...

Europe’s wind energy market is strong

(EUROPE) While there were healthy numbers of new wind installations in Europe during the first half of 2017 there are a few worrying underlying trends, according to statistics released today. More than 6....

Wind can power Europe to green future

(EUROPE) The chief of a major European energy organisation will tell delegates at a conference in Prague today that wind power can be key to 'decarbonising economies'. Last year the continent's wind energ...