Author Archives: Carolyn Gill

RE-Source 2018

European Platform for corporate renewable energy sourcing

In both corporate and renewables circles, everyone is talking about RE-Source 2018. The inaugural RE-Source event last year was an enormous success. Over 500 registered participants, including representatives from over 70 corporate clean energy buyers, gathered in Brussels to explore the opportunities of PPAs.

This November, SolarPower Europe and WindEurope are co-organising RE-Source 2018 in …

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Webcast on Wind: ‘Doing Business In … Brazil’ (21 June 2018, 15h CEST)

Join Elbia Gannoum, CEO of ABEEolica (Brazilian Wind Association), and Steve Sawyer, Secretary General of Global Wind Energy Council, for our ‘Doing Business In … Brazil’ webcast on Thursday 21 June at 15h CEST.

Brazil is ranked 8th globally in terms of installed wind capacity. Over 2 GW of wind energy was added in 2017, across 79 new wind farms. This …

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Global Wind Market Report webcast – 26 April 2018 (15h CEST)

26 April 2018 – 15h CEST

15:00 Brussels | 09:00 Washington D.C. | 21:00 Beijing 

GWEC’s flagship publication is the industry’s most widely read and is referred to as the wind industry’s most credible source of data. This 60-page Global Wind Report will provide a comprehensive snapshot of the global wind industry now present in more than 90 …

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Latest update on China offshore wind

Exclusive article from GWEC’s members-only WindLog newsletter

With all the focus on the dramatic success in the offshore sector in Europe, it’s worth noting that China’s offshore industry is finally taking off. 1,161 MW of new installations in 2017 brought the cumulative total to 2,788, putting China in third place globally, behind the UK and Germany.

The new installations in 2017 are …

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5 industry trends and market developments

Germany shifts away from community projects in fourth onshore auction

The latest in a series of auctions hosted by Germany’s Federal Network Agency awarded 709MW of new renewable capacity in February 2018. Following the first three onshore auctions which were dominated by community projects, Germany introduced a mandatory permit as a requirement for all bidders for this fourth round. This helped …

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AWEA’s Windpower 2018

AWEA’s annual conference and exhibition will take place from 7-10 May 2018 in Chicago, Illinois.

AWEA WINDPOWER 2018 is the wind industry’s premier North American event with wind energy professionals from all over the world gathering in one place. It’s the most effective way for attendees to expand their knowledge base and business network. Attending WINDPOWER is critical for anyone working …

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2do Encuentro Internacional de Energías Renovables Colombia

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Vietnam Wind Power 2018

GWEC held its first ever Vietnam Wind Power conference in Hanoi on 7 June, in partnership with the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT), GIZ and the Embassy of Denmark.  The event attracted over 200 delegates, and more than 40 national and international press.

This full day conference allowed companies interested in developing the wind sector in Vietnam to meet and …

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Brazil Windpower 2018

New date !!! 7-9 August 2018

The ninth edition of Brazil Windpower will take place from 7-9 August 2018.  The event has established itself as the biggest and most important event in the wind sector calendar in the Brazilian and the Latin American region.

The event typically attracts over 2,800 attendees and more than 100 national and international exhibitors during the three …

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Global Wind Summit 2018

The Global Wind Summit – comprising WindEurope’s conference and WindEnergy Hamburg by Hamburg Messe – will take place from 25-28 September 2018 in Hamburg, Germany.

The Global Wind Summit is where leaders will set the agenda and future trends for the industry, from 25 to 28 September 2018. Whether you are expert in technology, science or policy, you cannot afford to …

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