ivan castano's Articles

- April 06, 2011

UK To Capture 10% of £170bn Offshore Market by 2050

Offshore wind is set to grow strongly in the UK, which will account for 10% of the global market by 2050, according to renewable energy non-profit Carbon Trust.

- April 01, 2011

Wind Becomes Spain's Biggest Energy Source

Spain saw wind power become its main source of electricity generation last month, underscoring the country's progress in becoming one of Europe's greenest nations.

- March 31, 2011

Nordex To Double US Revenues in 2011

German wind power manufacturer Nordex expects to double its U.S. revenues by selling at least 100 wind-turbine generators (WTG) this year, a company spokesman has revealed. One hundred...

- March 28, 2011

Portugal Starts 240 MW Alto Mino Wind Park

Portugal has switched on the 240 MW Parque Eolico de Alto Mino, which is billed as Continental Europe's largest.

- March 21, 2011

Spain's Ecoenergies Launches Biomass Expansion

Spanish renewable energy firm Ecoenergies hopes to install as much as 37 MW of biomass capacity in the next three years, a company spokeswoman revealed last week.

- March 08, 2011

Mexico's Nuevo Leon Plots Wind Expansion

Mexico's Mexico's Nuevo Leon state is planning to grow its wind power industry and hopes to launch an international tender in the next year with a view to installing as many as 250...

- March 01, 2011

Big Challenges Remain for U.S. Offshore Wind

The U.S. could see as many as 10 GW of offshore wind capacity installed by 2020. But it won't be easy, say industry experts.

- February 07, 2011

Wind Power Development Stalled in Venezuela

Venezula could install as much as 1,600 MW of wind power generation by 2015-20, according to a key industry source that wished to remain nameless. He added that the country is making...

- February 04, 2011

Spain's Iberdrola To Invest €365m into Mexican Wind

Spanish energy company Iberdrola is to invest €365m to grow in Mexico's booming wind-power market at a time when other international firms are also rushing to muscle in Latin America's...

- January 31, 2011

Uruguay To Develop 500 MW of Wind Power Capacity by 2015

Uruguay hopes to install 500MW of wind energy capacity by 2015, an official for state energy company UTE confirmed its president Gonzalo Casaravilla as saying.

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ivan castano

Ivan Castano is a freelance journalist based in Miami. His work has appeared in Thomson Reuters’ International Finance Review (IFR), Dow Jones’ Financial News, Euromoney, Trade & Forfaiting Review and a range of trade publications covering...

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