Wind Power

RWE has announced the commercial operation of its new wind energy farm in Poland. The 7 MW wind energy farm comprises three turbines producing enough electricity to power 15,000 households. The Nawrocko wind farm is part of RWE’s portfolio of 25 wind energy turbines with a total capacity of 62 MW. The project increases RWE’s total installed capacity...
Wind Power

On the occasion of Earth Day,  the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) said it has launched a memorial award in honor of its late CEO Steve Sawyer – REvolutionaries: The Steve Sawyer Memorial Award. Steve passed away in July 2019. He had a distinguished career in environmental and climate activism. During his tenure at Greenpeace International,...
Wind Power

The Ministry of Energy of Uzbekistan has announced a tender for the development of a 100 MW wind power plant. The tender is part of Uzbekistan’s renewable energy strategy aimed at generating a quarter of all electricity from renewable sources, by 2030. Uzbekistan has plans to develop up to 1 GW of wind energy capacity to increase...
Wind Power

Tanzania’s first windfarm is nearing completion thanks to funding via the UK government. The windfarm in the Mufindi District of the Iringa region has received a $1.2m loan from the Renewable Energy Performance Platform (REPP), which is entirely financed by £148m from the UK’s Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy. Once operational, the 2.4...
Wind Power

Denmark-based Ørsted announces the completion of its 338-MW Sage Draw Wind project in Texas, specifically located in Garza and Lynn counties. The 120-turbine project will have the capacity to meet the needs of 120,000 homes. Sage Draw Wind filed as a Foreign Limited Liability Company (LLC) in the State of Texas in 2016. In 2018,...
Wind Power

Iberdrola is strengthening its position in the floating offshore sector with the development of two innovative demonstration projects. The company will lead an international consortium that aims to install a floating turbine in excess of 10 MW in Norway, and is close to joining a further demonstration project in Spain. The project in Norway, known...