Category Archives: GWEC in press

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 announces 400 MW Round 3 of RenovAr tenders

Renewables Now

Argentina is looking to contract 400 MW of clean energy from medium scale projects in the third round of its RenovAr renewable energy auction programme.

The tender, which will also focus on promoting the regional development of the country, was announced on Thursday by Renewable Energy Deputy Secretary, Sebastian Kind, during the Argentina Wind Power 2018 event.

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Argentina launches 350MW ‘mini’ tender for small-scale projects

Recharge News

Argentina’s energy ministry has announced a new renewables tender to contract 350MW of small-scale wind and solar projects and 50MW of other renewables technologies to be connected to the grid through low voltage lines ranging from 13kV to 66kV.

The tender process is expected to start in October and end in May 2019, with the signing of the PPAs for …

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Round 3 of the RenovAr, the first day of Argentina Wind Power finished today

REVE

During the first day of the conference “Argentina Wind Power 2018”, organized by the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC), the Under Secretary of Renewable Energy of the Nation, Sebastián Kind, announced Round 3 of the RenovAr program, known as MiniRen, which will be launched in October.

This new round will offer 400 MW of power to be connected in medium voltage …

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Argentina announces next renewables tender

Windpower monthly

ARGENTINA: Wind will compete against solar PV for 350MW of capacity in the third round of the country’s Renovar programme, with a tender scheduled for October.

Projects of between 0.5MW and 10MW will be eligible to compete for a total capacity for 400MW in the new tender round, which will begin in October, under-secretary of renewable energy, Sebastian Kind announced at the Argentina Wind …

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“La energía eólica en Argentina es un boom, aunque eso no la hace inmune a una crisis”

ámbito.com

Ben Backwell ,CEO de The Global Wind Energy Council, visita el país para la Argentina Wind Power y dejó su mirada sobre las renovables.

ritánico de nacimiento, Ben Backwell tiene una parte importante de su historia ligada a la Argentina y a la energía. Conoció el país y eligió su historia política para su master en la Universidad de Londres. Presenció la crisis del 2001 y el …

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