Author Archives: Lasma Livzeniece

Ben Backwell: ‘Wind is cheap but it’s not free’



 

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Watch Windpower TV speaking to GWEC’s Global Ambassador Offshore Henrik Stiesdal



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GWEC creates taskforce to accelerate offshore wind deployment in new markets

Offshore Wind Journal

Wind energy pioneer Henrik Stiesdal is to support an initiative to accelerate offshore wind in global markets and new ones such as Asia and the US.

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) has created a new Offshore Wind Taskforce to accelerate the development of offshore wind technology in non-European markets such as Asia and North America.

The taskforce will be …

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Global Wind Energy Council Forms Taskforce To Accelerate Offshore Deployment

Clean Technica

The Global Wind Energy Council announced on Wednesday that it would form a new Offshore Wind Taskforce dedicated to accelerating the development of offshore wind technology in non-European markets such as Asia and North America.

Announced on the sidelines of the Global Wind Summit in Hamburg, Germany, the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) announced the formation of the Offshore Wind …

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The US has come off to a flying start’, says GWEC

Windpower Monthly

Discussing the new Global Offshore Taskforce, Stiesdal called it “a way to combine forces when it comes to the promotion of offshore wind on a much larger scale.” The taskforce is aiming to make this promotion a much more coordinated effort outside Europe.

Talking about the main offshore markets beyond 2020, Stiesdal remarked “Europe will of course remain the main market” but said that …

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GWEC offshore wind taskforce to back global growth

Recharge News

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) has set up an offshore wind taskforce to back the sector’s development beyond Europe.

GWEC appointed Alastair Dutton – who helped spur Britain’s world-leading offshore wind deployment with roles at the Crown Estate and UK government – to chair the taskforce and named industry pioneer Henrik Stiesdal as its first global offshore wind ambassador.

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Global wind lobby behind ambitious new strategy

Energy Watch

“The whole wind energy industry is changing, and I am not hesitant to call it disruption,” says Global Wind Energy Council Chair Morten Dyrholm an interview with EnergyWatch.

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Argentina Wind Power 2018

The inaugural Argentina Wind Power took place early September in Buenos Aires with the event deemed successful by many on several levels. Firstly because AWP18 was the platform of choice for the Ministry of Energy’s Subsecretary Sebastián Kind to announce Round 3 updates which had been kept under wraps until the event. This, in itself, generated much media …

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What’s in store for us at this year’s Windaba?

The South African market has grown out of the government’s national procurement programme (REI4P) and serves as a launching pad for those serious about doing business on the African continent.  2018 is a year of recovery and consolidation, as positive market sentiment returns, following a difficult period for stakeholders active in the domestic wind energy market.

This …

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Update from the Canadian wind market

 

New Wind Energy and Bat Conservation Review

 

CanWEA has developed a Wind Energy and Bat Conservation Review (Review) to provide the wind industry, policy makers, and other stakeholders with a scientific and ecological approach to supporting renewable energy production while minimizing the potential for impact to bats. The Review objectively summarizes the body of scientific and practical knowledge gained …

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