Category Archives: GWEC in press

La revolución eólica de Argentina apunta hacia el futuro

Clarin

En menos de tres años, Argentina ha construido una industria eólica que está empezando a ser reconocida en todo el mundo. Los hechos están a la vista de todos: más de 3.700 MW de potencia eólica adjudicada, distribuida en tres ofertas exitosas de RenovAR, los proyectos revividos bajo la Resolución 202 y el nuevo mercado privado de PPA (MATER), todo …

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Ramón Fiestas: “Argentina está en camino de convertirse en el tercer mercado de Latinoamérica”

Energía Estratégica

El presidente del Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) para Latinoamérica, Ramón Fiestas, realizó una columna de opinión exclusiva para Energía Estratégica, a días de la inauguración de “Argentina Wind Power 2018”, el evento eólico más importante y representativo de la industria que se realiza en el país.

El encuentro que el sector eólico va a celebrar en Buenos Aires los …

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Bright Outlook for Wind Power in Latin America

Renewable Energy World

Having just concluded the 9th edition of Brazil Windpower in Rio de Janeiro (7-9 August) and on the eve of the 1st edition of Argentina Windpower (6-7 September in Buenos Aires), it seems a good time to have a look at the Latin American (including Mexico) market as a whole, to see how far it’s come in the …

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Winds of change in global energy revolution

Abdul Latif Jameel Energy

The Global Wind Energy Council’s (GWEC) ‘Global Wind Report: Annual Market Update 2017’, published in April 2018, reveals how wind installations are taking root at the centre of the world’s renewable energy industry.

Wind energy will form a crucial part of the ambitions laid out in the Paris Agreement, the UN climate change agreement signed in 2016, which aims …

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Global wind power: 2017 market and outlook to 2022

PES Wind

PES asked Steve Sawyer, Secretary General at GWEC for his outlook on the future of the wind industry markets. Will prices continue to fall or have they reached their lowest point? Where is the market increasing? Where is it slowing down? Read on and find out…

The global wind power market remained above 50 GW in 2017, with …

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GWEC appoints Ben Backwell as its new CEO

Wind Business Intelligence

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC), the trade association representing the global wind sector, has appointed Ben Backwell as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). He replaces Steve Sawyer, who joined GWEC as its first Secretary General in 2007. Sawyer will continue his work with GWEC as its Senior Policy Advisor. 

“We are delighted to have Ben join us …

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GWEC Names New CEO

Offshorewind.biz

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) has appointed Ben Backwell as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

Backwell has succeeded Steve Sawyer, who joined GWEC as the first Secretary General in 2007 and will continue working with the council as its Senior Policy Advisor.

The new CEO previously worked at FTI Consulting as the Managing Director in the Clean Energy Practice, where he …

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Global Wind Energy Insight: Offshore Going Global

Renewable Energy World

We have all followed with great interest the extraordinary breakthrough in European offshore wind over the past few years. After struggling for a number of years with increasing prices as projects moved further offshore and into deeper waters, the first real breakthrough came in early 2015 with the Horns Rev 3 project where Vattenfall’s winning bid of €103/MWh …

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Global Wind Energy Council Names New CEO

North American Windpower

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC), a trade association representing the global wind power sector, has appointed Ben Backwell its new CEO.

Backwell replaces Steve Sawyer, who first joined GWEC as secretary general in 2007. Sawyer will continue his work with GWEC as senior policy advisor.

“We are delighted to have Ben join us as GWEC’s new CEO,” says Morten …

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Ben Backwell é o novo CEO do GWEC

CanalEnergia blog

Executivo trabalhou como jornalista e analista por 20 anos, cobrindo política de energia, mercados e grandes empresas de energia na Europa, EUA, Venezuela, Brasil, Argentina e outros países.

O jornalista especializado em energia elétrica Ben Backwell é o novo executivo chefe do Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC), associação que representa o setor de energia eólica no mundo. Ele substitui Steve …

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