Category Archives: Events

Development of Wind Energy in Colombia: Challenges and Opportunities

Green growth in Colombia is becoming a major priority for the country as recent reports from the Ministry of Mines and Energy warn of the impact of El Nino on the economy, which has already decreased the country’s GDP by 0.2% in 2015. It is clear that policies need to be put in place for climate change adaptation. The Ministry …

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Webcast on Wind: Construyendo 3000 MW eólicos en Argentina: experiencias, avances y desafíos de una industria en rápido crecimiento

La industria eólica argentina está en plena actividad con más de 45 proyectos activos con una potencia total que superará los 3000 MW instalados en apenas 2 años. Los desafíos son múltiples: financiamiento, logística, desarrollo de proveedores de servicios e integración de componentes nacionales. Aprovechando el potencial del mercado y las capacidades productivas del país, el gobierno argentino implementó un …

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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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Doing Business In … Argentina (14 June 2018, 15h CEST)

Financing wind projects – are private banks ready to finance renewables? 

In a country where auctions are churning out unprecedented number of wind power projects and where some macroeconomic instability has caused a sharp depreciation of the peso, where does that leave the financing of the dozens of projects – those in the pipeline and those yet to come? 

To shed more …

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Doing Business In … Argentina (3 May 2018, 15h CEST)

Argentina’s RenovAR programme has paved the way for rapid growth in wind power projects in Argentina. Round 3 is due to take place around September/October of this year, creating even more opportunities for companies to win projects and do business in this exciting new market. Some issues still need to be addressed, however, if we are to see a smooth …

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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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FOWIND Publishes Offshore Wind Feasibility Studies for Gujarat and Tamil Nadu

Facilitating India’s transition towards low carbon economy by developing offshore wind power

8 March 2018, New Delhi – The FOWIND consortium launched its latest reports today, the “Feasibility Study for Offshore Wind Farm Development in Gujarat And Tamil Nadu “.  The two reports are the final step towards laying out the roadmap for the offshore wind sector in India by the GWEC led …

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Argentina Wind Power 2018

2018 is the year for Argentina to be on center stage as it hosts the B20 and G20 as well as the Youth Olympic Games in October. The Argentinian RE success story is making a buzz worldwide, with the like of Harvard University utilizing it as a case study.

The wind power industry is needing to move full speed ahead if …

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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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